unknown Ayton1

F, #129931
Last Edited=9 May 2008
     unknown Ayton married Sir Michael Balfour, 4th Bt., son of Sir Alexander Balfour, 3rd Bt. and Euphemia Carstairs.1
      Her married name became Balfour.1 She lived at Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland.1

Child of unknown Ayton and Sir Michael Balfour, 4th Bt.

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 396. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir Michael Balfour, 5th Bt.1

M, #129932, d. 1709
Last Edited=9 May 2008
     Sir Michael Balfour, 5th Bt. was the son of Sir Michael Balfour, 4th Bt. and unknown Ayton.1 He married Marjory Moncrieff, daughter of George Moncrieff, in 1698.1 He died in 1709, probably murdered, as he left his house on hnorseback, and was never seen again.1
     He succeeded to the title of 5th Baronet Balfour, of Denmiln and Kinnaird, co. Fife [N.S., 1633] in February 1698.1

Child of Sir Michael Balfour, 5th Bt. and Marjory Moncrieff

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 396. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Marjory Moncrieff1

F, #129933, b. circa 1676, d. 22 August 1762
Last Edited=21 Sep 2004
     Marjory Moncrieff was born circa 1676.1 She was the daughter of George Moncrieff.1 She married Sir Michael Balfour, 5th Bt., son of Sir Michael Balfour, 4th Bt. and unknown Ayton, in 1698.1 She died on 22 August 1762.1 She was also reported to have died on 29 August 1762.1
      From 1698, her married name became Balfour.1

Child of Marjory Moncrieff and Sir Michael Balfour, 5th Bt.

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 396. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

George Moncrieff1

M, #129934
Last Edited=21 Sep 2004
     George Moncrieff lived at Reidie, Scotland.1

Child of George Moncrieff

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 396. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir Michael Balfour, 6th Bt.1

M, #129935, d. 1750
Last Edited=9 May 2008
     Sir Michael Balfour, 6th Bt. was the son of Sir Michael Balfour, 5th Bt. and Marjory Moncrieff.1 He married Jane Ross.1 He died in 1750.1
     He succeeded to the title of 6th Baronet Balfour, of Denmiln and Kinnaird, co. Fife [N.S., 1633] in 1709.1 In 1750 he sold the estate of Denmiln.1

Children of Sir Michael Balfour, 6th Bt. and Jane Ross

Child of Sir Michael Balfour, 6th Bt.

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 396. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume II, page 397.
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 96. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.


Jane Ross1

F, #129936
Last Edited=9 May 2008
     Jane Ross married Sir Michael Balfour, 6th Bt., son of Sir Michael Balfour, 5th Bt. and Marjory Moncrieff.1
     She lived at Invernethie, Scotland.1 Her married name became Balfour.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 396. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume II, page 397.

Sir John Balfour, 7th Bt.1

M, #129937, d. 1773
Last Edited=9 May 2008
     Sir John Balfour, 7th Bt. was the son of Sir Michael Balfour, 6th Bt. and Jane Ross.1 He died in 1773, unmarried.1
     He succeeded to the title of 7th Baronet Balfour, of Denmiln and Kinnaird, co. Fife [N.S., 1633] in 1750.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 396. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir Patrick Balfour, 8th Bt.1

M, #129938, d. 1793
Last Edited=9 May 2008
     Sir Patrick Balfour, 8th Bt. was the son of Sir Michael Balfour, 6th Bt. and Jane Ross.1 He died in 1793, unmarried.1
     He succeeded to the title of 8th Baronet Balfour, of Denmiln and Kinnaird, co. Fife [N.S., 1633] in 1773.1
     On his death, his baronetcy became dormant.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 397. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Reverend William Balfour1

M, #129939
Last Edited=9 May 2008
     Reverend William Balfour was the son of Sir Alexander Balfour, 3rd Bt. and Euphemia Carstairs.1 He died, without male issue.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 397. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Michael Balfour1

M, #129940
Last Edited=21 Sep 2004
     Michael Balfour was the son of Sir Michael Balfour and Joanna Durham.1 He died, without male issue.1
     He lived at Randerston, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 397. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.