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Scottish aristocrats.
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It is difficult to trace the aristocratic Haldane Family roots back to one source, however, most information points back to Gleneagles, the ancestral residence of the family. Records show a presence here since 1265. Others, however, trace the aristocratic House of Haldane back to Admiral Adam Duncan, the famous Naval hero and compatriot to Lord Nelson. Admiral Duncan was born and raised in Scotland and later founded a city in Fife[?], on the border with Tayside, around his Camperdown Estate. With an extensive endowment bequeathed in Duncan's will, his Camperdown estate on outskirts of Dundee has since been converted into a large park, golf course and nature reserve.

Notable members include:

(Naomi Mitchison and Naomi Margaret Haldane are the same person)

Almer de Haldane was a Scottish noble whose signature is found on the Ragman Rolls of King Edward I of England in 1296. Almer de Haldane later sided with King Robert the Bruce of Scotland during the Wars of Scottish Independence against the English.

The designation "de Haldane," at that time, indicated a territorial designation. It is quite possible that someone took the name "Haldane" from feudal tenure of an ecclesiastical barony. There was a "Barony of Halydean' in several shires. The hallowed abbot of these Norman monastaries was the dean of the monastary. Grave stones around several abbeys show old names such as Halydean, Holydean, Halidene, Haldene, Haldane, Halidane, et cetera. Corruptions such as Holden and others are likely to all have similar ancient Norman roots.


A. R. B. Haldane

Alexander Chinnery-Haldane

Clan Haldane

Daniel Rutherford Haldane

Elizabeth Haldane

Gleneagles Hotel

Graeme Haldane

J. B. S. Haldane

James Haldane

James Haldane (diplomat)

John Joseph Haldane

John Scott Haldane

Mark Arnold-Forster

Naomi Mitchison

Richard Haldane, 1st Viscount Haldane

Robert Haldane

Tim Mitchison

William Haldane


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23 news items

The Courier

The Courier
Thu, 27 Nov 2014 00:16:01 -0800

When contacted by The Courier, the Haldane family declined to comment. A spokeswoman for Police Scotland said: “We have been made aware of this and we are making enquiries to identify the source and to determine if there is anything criminal involved.” ...

Scottish Daily Record

Scottish Daily Record
Fri, 26 Sep 2014 03:02:46 -0700

“We paid another £625,000 for 57.25 acres of additional land, a percentage from the Haldane family who were happy to sell, and land for holes two and nine were bought from a Sussex based businessman. The price went through the roof of course. But we ...

Manchester Evening News

Manchester Evening News
Wed, 09 Jul 2014 01:33:08 -0700

The Haldane family, from Somalia, first raised the alarm over the girls after discovering they had slipped put of the house during the night. There are fears they may have been radicalised over internet forums or bankrolled to travel to Syria by ISIS ...
ABC Local
Sun, 08 Dec 2013 18:32:13 -0800

At Yambuk, near Port Fairy, the Haldane family have been running a water buffalo dairy for almost 20 years. Ewan Haldane says his father began importing them from Italy in 1994 to make cheese from their milk. "Buffalo milk is really rich, compared to ...
Unreality TV
Sun, 10 Mar 2013 12:13:26 -0700

Perez's interrogation of the Haldane family focuses primarily on Ronald, a cousin who was drinking and shooting rabbits on the night of Mima's murder. Joseph, Sandy's father, also causes suspicion, as he clashed with his mother shortly before she was ...
ABC Online
Wed, 02 Feb 2011 19:50:37 -0800

... Port Lincoln may have come about because of their tuna connection, but Australian Southern Bluefin Tuna Association CEO Brian Jeffriess says that it's now based on education and sharing culture. (Emma Pedler - Haldane Family video from the Tacoma) ...
Coleraine Today
Tue, 23 Jun 2009 01:03:45 -0700

HALDANE Fisher has opened on the site of the former Christies Ltd at Bushmills Road in Coleraine. Creating ten jobs, the acquisition of Christie's assets by the family run builder, plumber and timber merchants, comes after several months of discussions ...
Property Observer
Wed, 02 May 2012 16:48:45 -0700

They paid $2 million in 2000 to the Haldane family, the cheese making family who pioneered the importation of South American alpacas. Earlier in Purrembete's ownership the late Sydney stockbroker Rene Rivkin, attracted by the Withers murals, bought the ...

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