Alexander Seton, 3rd Earl of Dunfermline1

M, #21481, b. 12 June 1642, d. circa September 1677
Last Edited=24 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.88%
     Alexander Seton, 3rd Earl of Dunfermline was born on 12 June 1642.1 He was the son of Charles Seton, 2nd Earl of Dunfermline and Lady Mary Douglas.1 He died circa September 1677.1
     He succeeded to the title of 3rd Lord Fyvie [S., 1598] in May 1672.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Dunfermline [S., 1605] in May 1672.1

Citations

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

James Seton, 4th Earl of Dunfermline1

M, #21482, b. after 1643, d. 26 December 1694
Last Edited=24 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.88%
     James Seton, 4th Earl of Dunfermline was born after 1643. He was the son of Charles Seton, 2nd Earl of Dunfermline and Lady Mary Douglas.1 He married Lady Jean Gordon, daughter of Lewis Gordon, 3rd Marquess of Huntly and Mary Grant, circa 6 July 1682.1 He died on 26 December 1694 at Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Île-de-France, France.1
     He succeeded to the title of 4th Lord Fyvie [S., 1598] circa September 1677.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Dunfermline [S., 1605] circa September 1677.1 He fought in the Battle of Killiecrankie on 27 July 1689, on King James II's side.1 In 1690 he was declared forfeit by the Scottish Parliament, for his invlovment with the deposed King James II in the Battle of Killiecrankie.1 On his death, his titles became extinct or possibly dormant.1

Citations

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

Sir William Seton1

M, #21483, d. July 1635
Last Edited=24 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.21%
     Sir William Seton was the son of George Seton, 5th Lord Seton and Isabel Hamilton.1 He married Agnes Stirling.1 He died in July 1635.1
     He held the office of Postmaster-General [Scotland] in 1620.1 He lived at Kyllismore, Scotland.1

Child of Sir William Seton and Agnes Stirling

Citations

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

Agnes Stirling1

F, #21484
Last Edited=24 Jan 2008
     Agnes Stirling married Sir William Seton, son of George Seton, 5th Lord Seton and Isabel Hamilton.1
      Her married name became Seton.1

Child of Agnes Stirling and Sir William Seton

Citations

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

Sir William Seton1

M, #21485, d. 1662
Last Edited=29 Apr 2008
     Sir William Seton was the son of Sir William Seton and Agnes Stirling.1 He died in 1662, unmarried.1
     He held the office of Postmaster-General [General].1 He lived at Grange, Scotland.1

Citations

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


Lady Mary Montgomerie1

F, #21486, b. 1642, d. 18 November 1703
Last Edited=24 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.65%
Mary, Countess of Winton
by John Hays, 1666 2
     Lady Mary Montgomerie was born in 1642.2 She was the daughter of Hugh Montgomerie, 7th Earl of Eglinton and Lady Mary Leslie.1,3 She married George Seton, 4th Earl of Winton, son of George Seton, Lord Seton and Lady Henrietta Gordon, on 4 September 1662.1 She died on 18 November 1703, without surviving male issue.1
      Her married name became Seton.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Christian Hepburn1

F, #21487, d. 18 November 1703
Last Edited=22 Dec 2011
     Christian Hepburn was the daughter of John Hepburn of Adinstoun.1 She married George Seton, 4th Earl of Winton, son of George Seton, Lord Seton and Lady Henrietta Gordon, before 6 March 1682.1 She died on 18 November 1703.2
      From before 6 March 1682, her married name became Seton.

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

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S1042] Peter Wood, "re: Persse Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 26 February 2003. Hereinafter cited as "re: Persse Family."

John Hepburn of Adinstoun1

M, #21488
Last Edited=22 Dec 2011
     John Hepburn of Adinstoun lived at Addinston, Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland.2 He was also known as George Hepburn.2

Child of John Hepburn of Adinstoun

Citations

  1. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

George Seton, 5th Earl of Winton1

M, #21489, d. 19 December 1749
Last Edited=24 Mar 2011
     George Seton, 5th Earl of Winton was the son of George Seton, 4th Earl of Winton and Christian Hepburn.1 He died on 19 December 1749 at Rome, Italy, unmarried.1
      His illigitmate birth was legitimised under Scottish law by his parent's subsequent marriage.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Lord Seton [S., 1451] on 6 March 1704.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Earl of Winton [S., 1600] on 6 March 1704.1 He fought in the Battle of Preston on 13 November 1715, where he was captured.1 On 19 March 1716 he was convicted of high treason and condemned to death, with his titles forfeit. After feigning madness, he obained a reprieve.1 On 4 August 1716 he escaped from the Tower of London and fled to join the Jacobite King James III.1 He was Grand Master of the Masonic Lodge between 1736 and 1739 at Rome, Italy.1
     From the time of his Lordship's death the honours of the illustrious house of Seton remained dormant until 1840, when Archibald William, 13th Earl of Eglinton, the male representative of this noble family, was served heir male-general of 4th Earl of Winton.

Children of George Seton, 5th Earl of Winton and Magdalen M'Klear

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1280. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume 9, page 170. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.

Elizabeth Edmonstone1

F, #21490
Last Edited=22 Sep 2008
     Elizabeth Edmonstone was the daughter of Sir Archibald Edmonstone.1 She married John Montgomerie, Master of Eglinton, son of Hugh Montgomerie, 1st Earl of Eglinton and Lady Helen Campbell, circa 1500.1
      From circa 1500, her married name became Montgomerie.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1279. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]