Laurence Oliphant of Gask

M, #2275, b. circa 1585
     Laurence Oliphant of Gask married Lilias Oliphant about 1634.1

In an account of the family of Oliphant of Gask, in Burke's Commoners, Elizabeth Cheyne (2272) was mentioned as mother-in-law of Sir Laurence Oliphant of Gask (2275). The entry reads as follows: "Sir Laurence Oliphant, of Gask, was knighted before 1651. He m. in 1634, Lilias, only child of Patrick, sixth Lord Oliphant, by Elizabeth his first wife, daughter of Sir Patrick Cheyne, knight, of Esselmont, and had issue..."2


Lilias Oliphant b. 22 Nov 1620


  1. [S148] Lieut. Colonel Archibald Ythan Cheyne, The Cheyne Family in Scotland, Page 89.
  2. [S209] John Burke Esq. Burke's Commoners "Page 259."