John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland

M, #10121, b. 3 March 1661, d. 27 June 1733
Last Edited=5 Apr 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.39%
     John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland was born on 3 March 1661. He was the son of George Gordon, 15th Earl of Sutherland and Jean Wemyss. He married, secondly, Catherine Tollemache, daughter of Sir Lionel Tollemache, 3rd Bt. and Elizabeth Murray, Countess of Dysart.1 He married, firstly, Helen Cochrane, daughter of William Cochrane, Lord Cochrane and Lady Catherine Kennedy, on 28 April 1680. He married by contract, thirdly, Frances (?) on 11 August 1727. He died on 27 June 1733 at age 72.
     He gained the title of 16th Earl of Sutherland. He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.2
     

Children of John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland and Helen Cochrane

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1257. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver

M, #10122, b. before 19 December 1683, d. 13 July 1720
Last Edited=2 Oct 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.2%
     William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver was born before 19 December 1683.1 He was the son of John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland and Helen Cochrane. He married Catherine Morison, daughter of William Morison, on 4 October 1705. He died on 13 July 1720.
     He gained the title of Lord Strathnaver.

Children of William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver and Catherine Morison

Citations

  1. [S213] Unknown author, "unknown article title," European Royal History Journal: volume 8.2, page 26.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 861. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Gordon, Lord Strathnaver

M, #10123, b. circa 1706
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     John Gordon, Lord Strathnaver was born circa 1706. He was the son of William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver and Catherine Morison. He was buried on 13 December 1720.
     He gained the title of Lord Strathnaver.

William Gordon, 17th Earl of Sutherland

M, #10124, b. 2 October 1708, d. 7 December 1750
Last Edited=19 Nov 2012
     William Gordon, 17th Earl of Sutherland was born on 2 October 1708. He was the son of William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver and Catherine Morison. He married Lady Elizabeth Wemyss, daughter of David Wemyss, 4th Earl of Wemyss and Elizabeth St. Clair, on 2 April 1734. He died on 7 December 1750 at age 42.
     He gained the title of 17th Earl of Sutherland.

Children of William Gordon, 17th Earl of Sutherland and Lady Elizabeth Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S1670] Alexander Brodie, "re: Brodie Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 6 April 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Brodie Family."

Lady Elizabeth Wemyss

F, #10125, d. 20 February 1747
Last Edited=7 May 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.45%
     Lady Elizabeth Wemyss was the daughter of David Wemyss, 4th Earl of Wemyss and Elizabeth St. Clair. She married William Gordon, 17th Earl of Sutherland, son of William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver and Catherine Morison, on 2 April 1734. She died on 20 February 1747.
      Her married name became Gordon.

Children of Lady Elizabeth Wemyss and William Gordon, 17th Earl of Sutherland

Catherine Morison

F, #10126, d. 21 March 1765
Last Edited=7 May 2008
     Catherine Morison was the daughter of William Morison. She married William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver, son of John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland and Helen Cochrane, on 4 October 1705. She died on 21 March 1765.
      Her married name became Gordon.

Children of Catherine Morison and William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 861. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Helen Cochrane

F, #10127
Last Edited=18 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Helen Cochrane was the daughter of William Cochrane, Lord Cochrane and Lady Catherine Kennedy. She married John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland, son of George Gordon, 15th Earl of Sutherland and Jean Wemyss, on 28 April 1680.
      Her married name became Gordon.

Children of Helen Cochrane and John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland

Anna Elizabeth Jaeger1

F, #10128, d. 20 June 1956
Last Edited=22 Aug 2003
     Anna Elizabeth Jaeger was the daughter of C. Jaeger.1 She married, firstly, H. Sladden before 1910.1 She married, secondly, Major Hon. Francis William White, son of Luke White, 2nd Baron Annaly of Annaly and Rathcline and Emily Stuart, on 14 July 1910.1 She died on 20 June 1956.1
      From before 1910, her married name became Sladden.1 From 14 July 1910, her married name became White.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 79. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


Lady Jean Drummond

F, #10129, b. 1609, d. 29 December 1637
Last Edited=2 Jan 2005
Consanguinity Index=0.92%
     Lady Jean Drummond was born in 1609.1 She was the daughter of James Drummond, 1st Earl of Perth and Lady Isabel Seton. She married John Gordon, 14th Earl of Sutherland, son of John Gordon, 13th Earl of Sutherland and Agnes Elphinstone, on 14 February 1632.1 She died on 29 December 1637.1
      Her married name became Gordon.

Children of Lady Jean Drummond and John Gordon, 14th Earl of Sutherland

Citations

  1. [S1224] Derek Hughes, "re: 1st Lord Drummond," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 22 December 2004, 13 February 2005 and 2 March 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: 1st Lord Drummond."

Sophie von Bayern

F, #10130, b. 1236, d. 1289
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.2%
     Sophie von Bayern was born in 1236. She was the daughter of Otto II Herzog von Bayern and Agnes von Braunschweig. She died in 1289.