Sir Archibald Napier of Merchistoun1

M, #21651, b. circa 1534, d. 15 May 1608
Last Edited=18 Aug 2012
     Sir Archibald Napier of Merchistoun was born circa 1534.2 He was the son of Alexander Napier of Merchistoun and Annabella Campbell.3 He married Elizabeth Moubray, daughter of John Moubray of Barnbougle.2 He married, firstly, Janet Bothwell, daughter of Sir Francis Bothwell and Katherine Bellenden, in 1549. He married, secondly, Elizabeth Moubray, daughter of John Moubray of Barnbougle, after 1563.1 He died on 15 May 1608.2
     He held the office of Master of the Mint in 1576.2

Children of Sir Archibald Napier of Merchistoun and Elizabeth Moubray

Children of Sir Archibald Napier of Merchistoun and Janet Bothwell

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 2, page 2857. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Major James Arthur Charles Gore1

M, #21652, b. 10 April 1826, d. 3 January 1901
Last Edited=22 Sep 2003
     Major James Arthur Charles Gore was born on 10 April 1826.1 He was the son of General Hon. Sir Charles Stephen Gore and Sarah Rachel Fraser.1 He married Catherine Louise Bazalgette, daughter of Colonel John Bazalgette, on 19 July 1854.1 He died on 3 January 1901 at age 74.1
     He gained the rank of Major in the service of the 71st Regiment.1

Children of Major James Arthur Charles Gore and Catherine Louise Bazalgette

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 113. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Patricia Ruthven

F, #21653
Last Edited=10 Feb 2011
     Lady Patricia Ruthven was the daughter of Lt.-Gen. Patrick Ruthven, 1st and last Earl of Brentford. She married, firstly, Colonel Thomas Ker of Fernilee before 1640.1 She married by contract, secondly, Sir Thomas Ogilvy, son of James Ogilvy, 1st Earl of Airlie and Lady Isabel Hamilton, between 21 March 1640 and 28 October 1640.2,1
      From before 1640, her married name became Ker.1 From between 21 March 1640 and 28 October 1640, her married name became Ogilvy.2

Children of Lady Patricia Ruthven and Sir Thomas Ogilvy

Citations

  1. [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 I, page 124. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 45. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lt.-Gen. Patrick Ruthven, 1st and last Earl of Brentford1

M, #21654, b. circa 1573, d. 2 February 1650/51
Last Edited=10 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.14%
     Lt.-Gen. Patrick Ruthven, 1st and last Earl of Brentford was born circa 1573.1 He was the son of Sir William Ruthven and Katharine Stewart.1 He married, secondly, Jane Henderson, daughter of unknown Henderson, before 1633.1 He married, thirdly, Clara Berner, daughter of John Berner and Anna Dyerlinck, in 1633.1 He died on 2 February 1650/51 at Dundee, Angus, Scotland, without surviving male issue.1
     He gained the rank of Captain in 1615 in the service of the Swedish Army.1 He was invested as a Knight on 23 September 1627 by Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden.1 He gained the rank of Colonel in 1630.1 He held the office of Governor of Ulm in 1632.1 He gained the rank of Major-General in 1632.1 He was created Graf von Kirchberg [Sweden] in April 1632, by Gustavus Adolphus, King of Sweden.1 He fought in the Battle of Doemitz in 1635.2 He gained the rank of Battle of Goldberg.2 He fought in the Battle of Lutzen.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General and Colonel of Horse in 1635.1 He gained the rank of Battle of Koesen.2 He was created 1st Lord Ruthven of Ettrick [Scotland] in 1639.1 He held the office of Muster Master-General [Scotland] in 1639.1 He held the office of Governor of Edinburgh Castle between 1639 and 19 September 1640, which he was forced to surrender.1 He fought in the Siege of Edinburgh in 1639/40.3 He was created 1st Earl of Forth [Scotland] on 27 May 1642.1 He was Marshal-General and Commander-in-Chief of the Royalist Army in 1642.2 He fought in the Battle of Edgehill in October 1642, where he had the chief command.1 He fought in the Battle of Brentford on 15 November 1642, where he defeated the Parliamentarian forces.1 He held the office of Councillor and Lord Chamberlain in 1644, to the Prince of Wales.1 He was created 1st Earl of Brentford, co. Middlesex [England] on 27 May 1644.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) on 30 April 1645.1 He held the office of Envoy to Stockholm in 1649.1 He held the office of Lord Chamberlain to King Charles II in February 1648/49, when in exile.1 His last will was dated 8 August 1649.3
     On his death, all of his honours became extinct.1 Lord Clarendon wrote, "he had been without doubt a very good officer and great experience and was still a man of unquestionable courage and integrity; yet he was now (1644) much decayed in his parts and with the long continued custom of immoderate drinking, dozed in his understanding, which had been never quick and vigorous; he having been always illiterate to the greatest degree that can be imagined."1

Children of Lt.-Gen. Patrick Ruthven, 1st and last Earl of Brentford and Jane Henderson

Child of Lt.-Gen. Patrick Ruthven, 1st and last Earl of Brentford

Child of Lt.-Gen. Patrick Ruthven, 1st and last Earl of Brentford and Clara Berner

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 II, page 299. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 691. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 300.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Christian Ogilvy1

F, #21655
Last Edited=18 Oct 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.12%
     Christian Ogilvy was the daughter of Sir Thomas Ogilvy and Lady Patricia Ruthven.1 She married Sir James Ramsay, 2nd Bt., son of Sir Gilbert Ramsay, 1st Bt. and Elizabeth Blair.1
      Her married name became Ramsay.1

Child of Christian Ogilvy and Sir James Ramsay, 2nd Bt.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 45. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


Reverend John Craven1

M, #21656, d. 19 June 1804
Last Edited=21 Oct 2012
     Reverend John Craven was the son of Charles Craven and Elizabeth Staples.1 He married, firstly, Elizabeth Raymond, daughter of Sir Jemmett Raymond, before 1779.1 He married, secondly, Catherine Hughes, daughter of James Hughes, on 6 July 1779.1 He died on 19 June 1804.1
     He lived at Chilton House, Wiltshire, England.1

Children of Reverend John Craven and Catherine Hughes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 947. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Catherine Louise Bazalgette1

F, #21657, d. 16 March 1921
Last Edited=22 Sep 2003
     Catherine Louise Bazalgette was the daughter of Colonel John Bazalgette.1 She married Major James Arthur Charles Gore, son of General Hon. Sir Charles Stephen Gore and Sarah Rachel Fraser, on 19 July 1854.1 She died on 16 March 1921.1
      From 19 July 1854, her married name became Gore.1

Children of Catherine Louise Bazalgette and Major James Arthur Charles Gore

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 113. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Colonel John Bazalgette1

M, #21658
Last Edited=22 Sep 2003

Child of Colonel John Bazalgette

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 113. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Catherine Hughes1

F, #21659, b. before 1764, d. 31 March 1839
Last Edited=18 May 2007
     Catherine Hughes was born before 1764. She was the daughter of James Hughes.1 She married Reverend John Craven, son of Charles Craven and Elizabeth Staples, on 6 July 1779.1 She died on 31 March 1839.1
      Her married name became Craven.

Children of Catherine Hughes and Reverend John Craven

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 947. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

James Hughes1

M, #21660, b. before 1748
Last Edited=18 May 2007
     James Hughes was born before 1748.
     He lived at Letcombe, Berkshire, England.1

Child of James Hughes

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 947. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]