David Wemyss

M, #19001
Last Edited=19 May 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     David Wemyss was the son of Sir David Wemyss and Cecilia Ruthven.
      Ancestor of Wemyss of Fingask, Dairsie, Fife.

Henry Wemyss

M, #19002
Last Edited=19 May 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Henry Wemyss was the son of Sir David Wemyss and Cecilia Ruthven.
     He lived at Wester Dron. Ancestor of Wemyss of Foodle, Fife.

Lady Margaret Douglas1

F, #19003
Last Edited=7 Apr 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.32%
     Lady Margaret Douglas was the daughter of William Douglas, 6th Earl of Morton and Lady Agnes Leslie.1 A contract for the marriage of Lady Margaret Douglas and Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss was signed on 17 April 1574.1
      From 17 April 1574, her married name became Wemyss.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2787. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William Douglas, 7th Earl of Morton1

M, #19004, b. circa 1584, d. 7 August 1648
Last Edited=2 Apr 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.73%
     William Douglas, 7th Earl of Morton was born circa 1584.1 He was the son of Robert Douglas, Master of Morton and Jean Lyon.1 He married Lady Anne Keith, daughter of George Keith, 4th Earl Marischal and Margaret Home, on 28 March 1604.1 He died on 7 August 1648.
     He succeeded to the title of 7th Earl of Morton [S., 1458] circa September 1606.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Scotland] in 1621.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1627.1 He held the office of Lord High Treasurer [Scotland] between 1630 and 1636.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Garter (K.G.) in 1633.1 He held the office of Captain of the Yeoman of the Guard between 1635 and 1644.1 On 16 March 1638 he was granted a charter of the lands, Earldom and Barony of Morton.1 As a Royalist he raised £100,000 by parting with the Dalkeith and otehr estates.1 On 15 June 1643 he was granted by Royal Charter the Orkney and Shetland Islands, redeemable on payment of £30,000.1

Children of William Douglas, 7th Earl of Morton and Lady Anne Keith

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2787. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  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 I, page 204. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Isabel Wemyss

F, #19005, d. 1636
Last Edited=11 May 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.06%
     Isabel Wemyss was the daughter of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss and Mary Stewart. She married Hugh Fraser, 7th Lord (Fraser of) Lovat, son of Simon Fraser, 6th Lord (Fraser of) Lovat and Katherine Mackenzie, in 1614.1 She died in 1636.2
      Her married name became Fraser.

Children of Isabel Wemyss and Hugh Fraser, 7th Lord (Fraser of) Lovat

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2412. 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 VIII, page 190. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 184.

Cecilia Wemyss

F, #19006, d. before 1604
Last Edited=28 Mar 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.06%
     Cecilia Wemyss was the daughter of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss and Mary Stewart.1 A contract for the marriage of Cecilia Wemyss and William Murray, 2nd Earl of Tullibardine was signed on 3 October 1599.2 She died before 1604, without issue.1
      From 3 October 1599, her married name became Murray.

Citations

  1. [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 XII/2, page 64. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XII/2, page 63.

Janet Wemyss

F, #19007, d. April 1655
Last Edited=9 Aug 2003
Consanguinity Index=0.06%
     Janet Wemyss was the daughter of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss and Mary Stewart. She died in April 1655.

Catherine Wemyss1

F, #19008
Last Edited=27 Sep 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.06%
     Catherine Wemyss is the daughter of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss and Mary Stewart.2 A contract for the marriage of Catherine Wemyss and Sir John Haldane, 11th of Gleneagles was signed on 18 August 1624.1
      From 18 August 1624, her married name became Haldane.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1723. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Sir John Robinson

M, #19009
Last Edited=29 Aug 2008
     Sir John Robinson lived at Farmingwoods, Northamptonshire, England.

Child of Sir John Robinson

William III, King of Naples and Sicily1

M, #19010, d. circa 1198
Last Edited=28 Sep 2005
     William III, King of Naples and Sicily was the son of Tancred de Lecce, King of Naples and Sicily.1 He died circa 1198.2
     He was deposed as King of Sicily in 1194.2 He succeeded to the title of King William III of Naples and Sicily in 1194.2

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 227. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S38] John Morby, Dynasties of the World: a chronological and genealogical handbook (Oxford, Oxfordshire, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1989), page 102. Hereinafter cited as Dynasties of the World.