Person:Francis Semple (5)

Sir Francis Semple
b.Bet. 1680-1690 Renfrewshire, Scotland
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Name Sir Francis Semple
Gender Male
Birth? Bet. 1680-1690 Renfrewshire, Scotland Hereditary Sempill Lords of Blackburn, Kirkhouse, and Long Dreghorn & Clan Sempill
  1.   Annie Clark Miller. Western Pennsylvania Historical Magazine: Old Houses and Estates in Pittsburgh. (Pennsylvania: Western Pennsylvania Historical Society, July 1926), Vol. 9; No. 3, July 1926.

    Page 152, 153 - Old Houses and Estates in Pittsburgh - Annie Clark Miller - The Semple gardens were noted, especially the rose gardens. The grounds, sloping gradually down to the river bank, contained rare and beautiful varieties of roses hitherto unknown in this country. They were brought from Rose Cottage of the estate of Sir Francis Semple.

  2.   Patrick Hogue (Samples). The Samples / Semples Family.