Colonel Lionel James Showers1

M, #18981, b. 1904, d. 1977
Last Edited=23 Jul 2014
     Colonel Lionel James Showers was born in 1904.2 He married Elizabeth Mabel Barne, daughter of Miles Barne and Violet Ella Orr Ewing.2 He died in 1977.2
     He was awarded the Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.)1 He lived at Kingston St. Michael, Wiltshire, EnglandG.1

Children of Colonel Lionel James Showers and Elizabeth Mabel Barne

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 101. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S1122] Peerage News, online http://peeragenews.blogspot.co.nz/. Hereinafter cited as Peerage News.

Grisel Wemyss

F, #18982
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.17%
     Grisel Wemyss is the daughter of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Katherine Sinclair. She married Andrew Kinninmonth circa 1540.
     Her married name became Kinninmonth.

Andrew Kinninmonth

M, #18983, b. before 1530
Last Edited=6 Mar 2003
     Andrew Kinninmonth was born before 1530. He married Grisel Wemyss, daughter of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Katherine Sinclair, circa 1540.

Hugh Frederick Archibald Arbuthnott1

M, #18984, b. 1982
Last Edited=5 Sep 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Hugh Frederick Archibald Arbuthnott was born in 1982.1 He is the son of Hugh Andrew Arbuthnott and Elizabeth Jane Showers.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 101. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Mariota Towers

F, #18985
Last Edited=2 Aug 2003
     Mariota Towers is the daughter of John Towers. A contract for the marriage of Mariota Towers and Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss was signed on 7 March 1526.
     Her married name became Wemyss.

Children of Mariota Towers and Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss

John Towers

M, #18986
Last Edited=2 Aug 2003
     John Towers lived at Inverleith, ScotlandG.

Child of John Towers

David Wemyss

M, #18987, d. February 1593/94
Last Edited=19 May 2008
     David Wemyss was the son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Mariota Towers. He married, firstly, Margaret Cunningham in 1553. He married, secondly, Janet Bethune, daughter of John Bethune, 7th of Balfour and Helen Melville, in 1577.1 He died in February 1593/94.

Citations

  1. [S2226] Lawless Bethune, "re: Bethune Family," e-mail message to www.thepeerage.com, 27 March 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bethune Family."

Margaret Cunningham

F, #18988
Last Edited=1 Jun 2008
     Margaret Cunningham married David Wemyss, son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Mariota Towers, in 1553.
     Her married name became Wemyss.

Janet Bethune1

F, #18989, b. circa 1520, d. 22 January 1579
Last Edited=30 Mar 2007
     Janet Bethune was born circa 1520.1 She was the daughter of John Bethune, 7th of Balfour and Helen Melville.1 She married, firstly, Robert Lundie, 2nd of Conland.1 She married, secondly, David Wemyss, son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Mariota Towers, in 1577.1 She died on 22 January 1579.1
     Her married name became Lundie.1 Her married name became Wemyss.

Citations

  1. [S2226] Lawless Bethune, "re: Bethune Family," e-mail message to www.thepeerage.com, 27 March 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bethune Family."

John Bethune, 7th of Balfour1

M, #18990, b. circa 1492, d. 1536
Last Edited=11 Jan 2016
     John Bethune, 7th of Balfour was born circa 1492.1 He was the son of John Bethune, 6th of Balfour and Hon. Elizabeth Monypenny.1 He married, firstly, Helen Melville in 1515.1 He married, secondly, Christian Stewart, daughter of David Stewart, 6th of Rosyth and Christian Erskine, circa 1521.1,2 He died in 1536.1
     He lived at Auchmithie, Angus, ScotlandG.

Child of John Bethune, 7th of Balfour and Helen Melville

Child of John Bethune, 7th of Balfour and Christian Stewart

Citations

  1. [S2226] Lawless Bethune, "re: Bethune Family," e-mail message to www.thepeerage.com, 27 March 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Bethune Family."
  2. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.