Russel, James N/A

James Russel, of Blackbraes, married Eliza, daughter of James Curle Esq. of Evelaw in Berwickshire. He died before 1875 and was succeeded by his son, also James, born in 1858. His Trustees after his death bought Dundas Castle Linlithgowshire for his son who partially rebuilt it. According to the Lyon Register, the crest with the arms Argent a lion rampant gules between three pewits sable on a chief a fountain between three mullets or and the motto Che sara sara were granted to Russel of Blackbraes in 1860.

Seat / Residence(s): Blackbraes, Stirlingshire
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Russel, James (Stamp 1) Title: Russel, James (Stamp 1)
Crest: A goat statant eating a thistle
Dimensions (height x width): 9mm x 11mm
Heraldic Charges: goat, Heraldic Charges: thistle