Lt.-Col. John Murray of Touchadam and Polmaise1

M, #15581, d. 11 August 1903
Last Edited=26 Nov 2013
     Lt.-Col. John Murray of Touchadam and Polmaise married Lady Agnes Caroline Graham, daughter of James Graham, 4th Duke of Montrose and Hon. Caroline Agnes Horsley-Beresford, on 15 September 1859.1 He died on 11 August 1903.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant-Colonel in the service of the Grenadier Guards.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2753. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Captain Robert Stewart

M, #15582, b. before 1647
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Captain Robert Stewart was born before 1647. He married Jean Gordon, daughter of John Gordon, 14th Earl of Sutherland and Lady Jean Drummond, on 11 July 1657.
     He lived at Eday, Orkney Islands, Scotland.

Lady Jean Gordon1

F, #15583, b. circa 1681, d. 11 February 1747
Last Edited=7 Nov 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.2%
     Lady Jean Gordon was born circa 1681.2 She was the daughter of John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland and Helen Cochrane.1 She married James Maitland, Viscount Maitland, son of John Maitland, 5th Earl of Lauderdale and Lady Margaret Cuninghame, circa 31 August 1702.1 She died on 11 February 1747.1
      Her married name became Maitland.

Child of Lady Jean Gordon and James Maitland, Viscount Maitland

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2249. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S5623] Unknown compiler, compiler, "re: Mackenzie Family"; Ancestral File (18 September 2011), unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as "re: Mackenzie Family."

James Maitland, Viscount Maitland1

M, #15584, b. circa 1680, d. 1709
Last Edited=29 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.08%
     James Maitland, Viscount Maitland was born circa 1680.1 He was the son of John Maitland, 5th Earl of Lauderdale and Lady Margaret Cuninghame.1 He married Lady Jean Gordon, daughter of John Gordon, 16th Earl of Sutherland and Helen Cochrane, circa 31 August 1702.1 He died in 1709, without male issue.1
     He was styled as Viscount Maitland between 1695 and 1709.1

Child of James Maitland, Viscount Maitland and Lady Jean Gordon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2249. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Maitland, 5th Earl of Lauderdale1

M, #15585, b. circa 1655, d. 30 August 1710
Last Edited=14 Jan 2014
     John Maitland, 5th Earl of Lauderdale was born circa 1655.2 He was the son of Charles Maitland, 3rd Earl of Lauderdale and Elizabeth Lauder.1 He married Lady Margaret Cuninghame, daughter of Alexander Cuninghame, 10th Earl of Glencairn and Nicola Stewart, circa 1680.3 He died on 30 August 1710.1
     He was admitted to Advocate in 1679.1 He gained the title of Lord Ravelrig [Scottish Law Lord].1 He held the office of Lord of Session.1 He was created 1st Baronet Maitland [Nova Scotia] on 18 November 1680.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Midlothian from 1685 to 1686.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Midlothian between 1689 and 1696.1 He was invested as a Privy Councillor (P.C.) [Scotland] in 1688/89.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Edinburgh Militia.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Viscount Maitland [S., 1624] in 1695.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Earl of Lauderdale [S., 1624] in 1695.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Thirlestane and Boltoun [S., 1624] in 1695.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Lord Maitland of Thirlestane [S., 1590] in 1695.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Viscount of Lauderdale [S., 1616] in 1695.1

Child of John Maitland, 5th Earl of Lauderdale

Children of John Maitland, 5th Earl of Lauderdale and Lady Margaret Cuninghame

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2249. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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 VII, page 492. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 387. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

George Gordon

M, #15586, d. 13 March 1736
Last Edited=7 May 2008
     George Gordon was the son of William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver and Catherine Morison. He died on 13 March 1736, unmarried.

Helen Gordon1

F, #15587, d. 7 January 1791
Last Edited=8 Dec 2009
     Helen Gordon was the daughter of William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver and Catherine Morison.1 She married Sir James Colquhoun of Luss, 1st Bt., son of Sir James Grant of Grant, 6th Bt. and Anne Colquhoun, on 12 April 1740.1 She died on 7 January 1791.1
      Her married name became Grant.

Children of Helen Gordon and Sir James Colquhoun of Luss, 1st Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 861. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S3508] S. Thomson, "email: Kirwan Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 January 2009 - 12 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "email: Kirwan Family."


Janet Gordon

F, #15588, d. 9 June 1795
Last Edited=7 May 2008
     Janet Gordon was the daughter of William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver and Catherine Morison. She married George Sinclair on 24 October 1740. She died on 9 June 1795.
      Her married name became Sinclair.

Sir James Colquhoun of Luss, 1st Bt.1

M, #15589, b. 22 February 1714, d. 18 November 1786
Last Edited=2 Jan 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.1%
     Sir James Colquhoun of Luss, 1st Bt. was born on 22 February 1714.1 He was the son of Sir James Grant of Grant, 6th Bt. and Anne Colquhoun.2 He married Helen Gordon, daughter of William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver and Catherine Morison, on 12 April 1740.1 He died on 18 November 1786 at age 72.
     He was given the name of James Grant at birth.1 He succeeded to the Colquhoun estates as heir under the entail of 1706 after considerable litigation with his brother, Sir Ludovic.1 He built the mansion of Rossdhu.1 He was created 1st Baronet Colquhoun, of Luss [Great Britain] on 27 June 1786.1

Children of Sir James Colquhoun of Luss, 1st Bt. and Helen Gordon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 861. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S75] Lord Strathspey, A History of Clan Grant (U.K.: Phillimore, 1983), page 108. Hereinafter cited as History of Clan Grant.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S3508] S. Thomson, "email: Kirwan Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 January 2009 - 12 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "email: Kirwan Family."

George Sinclair

M, #15590, d. 1776
Last Edited=28 Jun 2008
     George Sinclair married Janet Gordon, daughter of William Gordon, Lord Strathnaver and Catherine Morison, on 24 October 1740. He died in 1776.
     He lived at Ulbster.