Hon. Elizabeth Maxwell1

F, #21471
Last Edited=10 Mar 2012
Consanguinity Index=1.8%
     Hon. Elizabeth Maxwell was the daughter of John Maxwell, 6th Lord Herries of Terregles and Elizabeth Maxwell.1,2 She married George Seton, 3rd Earl of Winton, son of Robert Seton, 1st Earl of Winton and Lady Margaret Montgomerie, before 1628.1
     From before 1628, her married name became Seton.1

Children of Hon. Elizabeth Maxwell and George Seton, 3rd Earl of Winton

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 III, page 50. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1882. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Maxwell, 6th Lord Herries of Terregles1

M, #21472, d. circa May 1631
Last Edited=5 Jan 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.03%
     John Maxwell, 6th Lord Herries of Terregles was the son of William Maxwell, 5th Lord Herries of Terregles and Catherine Kerr.1 He married Elizabeth Maxwell, daughter of John Maxwell, 7th Lord Maxwell and Lady Elizabeth Douglas.2 He died circa May 1631.2
     He succeeded as the 6th Lord Herries of Terregles [S., 1490] on 10 October 1603.3

Children of John Maxwell, 6th Lord Herries of Terregles and Elizabeth Maxwell

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. 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 VI, page 495. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 50.

John Maxwell, 3rd Earl of Nithsdale1

M, #21473, d. between 16 February 1677 and 29 June 1677
Last Edited=27 Oct 2014
Consanguinity Index=1.8%
     John Maxwell, 3rd Earl of Nithsdale was the son of John Maxwell, 6th Lord Herries of Terregles and Elizabeth Maxwell.1 A contract for the marriage of John Maxwell, 3rd Earl of Nithsdale and Elizabeth Gordon was signed on 19 August 1626.1 He died between 16 February 1677 and 29 June 1677.1
     He succeeded as the 7th Lord Herries of Terregles [S., 1490] in 1631.1 He succeeded as the 3rd Earl of Nithsdale [S., 1620] on 5 October 1667.2 He succeeded as the 3rd Lord Maxwell, Eskdale and Carleill [S., 1620] on 5 October 1667.2

Children of John Maxwell, 3rd Earl of Nithsdale and Elizabeth Gordon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1882. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

George Seton, Lord Seton1

M, #21474, b. 15 May 1613, d. 4 June 1648
Last Edited=24 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.6%
     George Seton, Lord Seton was born on 15 May 1613.1 He was the son of George Seton, 3rd Earl of Winton and Lady Anne Hay.1 A contract for the marriage of George Seton, Lord Seton and Lady Henrietta Gordon was signed on 19 October 1639.1 He died on 4 June 1648 at age 35.1
     He was styled as Lord Seton.1 He fought in the Battle of Philiphaugh in 1645, where he was captured by the Parliamentarians.1

Child of George Seton, Lord Seton and Lady Henrietta Gordon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Lady Henrietta Gordon1

F, #21475, d. June 1651
Last Edited=14 Dec 2012
Consanguinity Index=1.27%
     Lady Henrietta Gordon was the daughter of George Gordon, 2nd Marquess of Huntly and Lady Anne Campbell.1,2 She married by contract, firstly, George Seton, Lord Seton, son of George Seton, 3rd Earl of Winton and Lady Anne Hay, on 19 October 1639.1 She married, secondly, John Stewart, 2nd Earl of Traquair, son of John Stewart, 1st Earl of Traquair and Lady Catherine Carnegie, in 1649.1 She died in 1651, in childbirth no issue by him.2 She died in June 1651 at Traquair, Peebles-shire, ScotlandG, in childbirth.
     From 19 October 1639, her married name became Seton. From 1649, her married name became Stewart.

Child of Lady Henrietta Gordon and John Stewart, 2nd Earl of Traquair

Child of Lady Henrietta Gordon and George Seton, Lord Seton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


John Stewart, 2nd Earl of Traquair

M, #21476, b. after 8 March 1623/24, d. April 1666
Last Edited=14 Dec 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.13%
     John Stewart, 2nd Earl of Traquair was born after 8 March 1623/24. He was the son of John Stewart, 1st Earl of Traquair and Lady Catherine Carnegie. He married, firstly, Lady Henrietta Gordon, daughter of George Gordon, 2nd Marquess of Huntly and Lady Anne Campbell, in 1649.1 He married, secondly, Lady Anne Seton, daughter of George Seton, 3rd Earl of Winton and Hon. Elizabeth Maxwell, in April 1654 at Winton, EnglandG.1 He died in April 1666.2
     He gained the title of 2nd Earl of Traquair. In 1648 taken with his father following Preston but shortly afterwards set free.2 In April 1654 married 2nd Anne, half-sis of his former father-in-law.2

Child of John Stewart, 2nd Earl of Traquair and Lady Henrietta Gordon

Children of John Stewart, 2nd Earl of Traquair and Lady Anne Seton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

George Seton, 4th Earl of Winton1

M, #21477, b. 4 May 1642, d. 6 March 1704
Last Edited=24 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=2.57%
     George Seton, 4th Earl of Winton was born on 4 May 1642.1 He was the son of George Seton, Lord Seton and Lady Henrietta Gordon.1 He married, firstly, Lady Mary Montgomerie, daughter of Hugh Montgomerie, 7th Earl of Eglinton and Lady Mary Leslie, on 4 September 1662.1 He married, secondly, Christian Hepburn, daughter of John Hepburn of Adinstoun, before 6 March 1682.1 He died on 6 March 1704 at age 61.1
     He succeeded as the 9th Lord Seton [S., 1451] in December 1650.1 He succeeded as the 4th Earl of Winton [S., 1600] in December 1650.1 He was joint-commander of the the men of East Lothian at Pentland in 1666.1 On 31 July 1686 he received a regrant of his titles, with a special remainder to any of his heirs, and failing that, to his nearest heirs, with daughters succeeding by primogeniture.1

Children of George Seton, 4th Earl of Winton and Christian Hepburn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir John Seton of Barns1

M, #21478, b. before 1555, d. before 11 June 1594
Last Edited=13 May 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.21%
     Sir John Seton of Barns was born before 1555.1 He was the son of George Seton, 5th Lord Seton and Isabel Hamilton.1 He married Anne Forbes, daughter of William Forbes, 7th Lord Forbes and Elizabeth Keith, on 8 September 1588.1 He died before 11 June 1594.1
     He was awarded the Knight, Order of St. Jago of Spain.1 He was Gentleman of the Bedchmaber to King Philip II of Spain.1 He was Master of the Household to King Philip II of Spain.1 He held the office of Extra Lord of Session on 17 February 1587.1 He lived at Barns, Peebles-shire, ScotlandG.1 He was ancestor of the Setons of Barns.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1285. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Anne Forbes1

F, #21479
Last Edited=6 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.8%
     Anne Forbes was the daughter of William Forbes, 7th Lord Forbes and Elizabeth Keith.1,2 She married, secondly, John Hamilton.2 She married, firstly, Sir John Seton of Barns, son of George Seton, 5th Lord Seton and Isabel Hamilton, on 8 September 1588.1
     Her married name became Hamilton.2 Her married name became Seton.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1285. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Forbes, 7th Lord Forbes1

M, #21480, d. 1593
Last Edited=8 Apr 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.19%
     William Forbes, 7th Lord Forbes was the son of John Forbes, 6th Lord Forbes and Christian Lundie.2 He married Elizabeth Keith, daughter of William Keith of Inverugie, younger and Janet Gray, on 19 December 1538.2 He died in 1593.
     He held the office of Gentleman of the Bedchamber in 1539.2 He succeeded as the 7th Lord Forbes [S., 1445] in 1547.2 He had two other sons, both died young.2

Children of William Forbes, 7th Lord Forbes and Elizabeth Keith

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 I, page 71. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1451. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XI, page 740.