Margaret Douglas1

F, #228281
Last Edited=30 Mar 2017
     Margaret Douglas is the daughter of Sir James Douglas.1 She married, firstly, William Grierson of Barquhar, son of Sir Robert Grierson of Lag and Margaret Murray, circa 26 June 1654 at Mouswald, Dumfries-shire, ScotlandG.1,2 She married, secondly, John Grierson of Dalskairth after 1661.1
     From circa 26 June 1654, her married name became Grierson.1 She was living in 1670.2

Children of Margaret Douglas and William Grierson of Barquhar

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1682. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S2249] David Alan, 1960 (aka Lyon) Grierson, "re: Grierson Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 April 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Grierson Family."

Sir James Douglas1

M, #228282
Last Edited=13 Apr 2007
     Sir James Douglas lived at Mouswald, Dumfries-shire, ScotlandG.2

Child of Sir James Douglas

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1682. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 327. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

John Grierson of Dalskairth1

M, #228283
Last Edited=30 Mar 2017
     John Grierson of Dalskairth married Margaret Douglas, daughter of Sir James Douglas, after 1661.1
     He was living in 1670.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1682. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S2249] David Alan, 1960 (aka Lyon) Grierson, "re: Grierson Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 April 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Grierson Family."

Sir Robert Grierson of Lag, 1st Bt.1

M, #228284, b. 1657, d. 29 December 1733
Last Edited=26 May 2015
     Sir Robert Grierson of Lag, 1st Bt. was born in 1657 at Barquhar, Dumfries-shire, ScotlandG.2 He was the son of William Grierson of Barquhar and Margaret Douglas.3 He married Lady Henrietta Douglas, daughter of James Douglas, 2nd Earl of Queensberry and Lady Margaret Stewart, circa 21 September 1676.4,2 He died on 29 December 1733 at Rockall, Collin, Dumfries-shire, ScotlandG.2 He was buried on 31 December 1733 at Old Dunscore Parish Cemetery, Dunscore, Dumfries-shire, ScotlandG.2
     Sir Robert Grierson of Lag, 1st Bt. also went by the nick-name of 'Auld Lag'.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Dumfries-shire [Scotland] between 1678 and 1686.4 He was created 1st Baronet Grierson, of Lag, co. Dumfries [Nova Scotia] on 25 March 1685, with special remainder to his heirs male whatsoever.1 In April 1685 he presided at the trial and execution for refusing to take the adjuration oath of two women known as 'the Wigtown martyrs.4' In 1696 he was arrested for 'false coining.2' He held the office of Steward of Kirkcudbright.4

Children of Sir Robert Grierson of Lag, 1st Bt. and Lady Henrietta Douglas

Children of Sir Robert Grierson of Lag, 1st Bt.

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 327. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S2249] David Alan, 1960 (aka Lyon) Grierson, "re: Grierson Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 April 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Grierson Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1682. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume IV, page 328.
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

James Grierson of Larglanglie1

M, #228285, b. circa 1630, d. March 1671
Last Edited=30 Dec 2007
     James Grierson of Larglanglie was born circa 1630.2 He was the son of Sir Robert Grierson of Lag and Margaret Murray.1 He married Margaret Corsane, daughter of John Corsane, on 6 November 1666.1,2 He died in March 1671.2
     He was ancestor of the Griersons of Baldonell.1

Children of James Grierson of Larglanglie and Margaret Corsane

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1682. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S2249] David Alan, 1960 (aka Lyon) Grierson, "re: Grierson Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 April 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Grierson Family."
  3. [S236] David Alan (aka David Lyon) Grierson, The Griersons of Larbreck (n.a.: n.p., 1960), page 16-A. Hereinafter cited as Griersons of Larbreck.


John Corsane1

M, #228286
Last Edited=13 Apr 2007
     John Corsane lived at Meikleknox, ScotlandG.1

Child of John Corsane

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1682. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Margaret Corsane1

F, #228287, d. after January 1690
Last Edited=30 Dec 2007
     Margaret Corsane was the daughter of John Corsane.1 She married James Grierson of Larglanglie, son of Sir Robert Grierson of Lag and Margaret Murray, on 6 November 1666.1,2 She died after January 1690.2
     From 6 November 1666, her married name became Grierson.1

Children of Margaret Corsane and James Grierson of Larglanglie

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1682. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S2249] David Alan, 1960 (aka Lyon) Grierson, "re: Grierson Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 April 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Grierson Family."
  3. [S236] David Alan (aka David Lyon) Grierson, The Griersons of Larbreck (n.a.: n.p., 1960), page 16-A. Hereinafter cited as Griersons of Larbreck.

Lady Henrietta Douglas1

F, #228288, b. 1657, d. 15 April 1736
Last Edited=13 Oct 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.15%
     Lady Henrietta Douglas was born in 1657 at Sanquhar Castle, Dumfries-shire, Scotland.2 She was the daughter of James Douglas, 2nd Earl of Queensberry and Lady Margaret Stewart.1 She married Sir Robert Grierson of Lag, 1st Bt., son of William Grierson of Barquhar and Margaret Douglas, circa 21 September 1676.1,2 She died on 15 April 1736 at Turnpike House, Dumfries, Dumfries-shire, Scotland.2
     From circa 21 September 1676, her married name became Grierson.1

Children of Lady Henrietta Douglas and Sir Robert Grierson of Lag, 1st Bt.

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 328. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S2249] David Alan, 1960 (aka Lyon) Grierson, "re: Grierson Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 April 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Grierson Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1682. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Clement Michael Charles Royds1

M, #228289
Last Edited=3 Apr 2007
     Clement Michael Charles Royds lived at Armthwaite, Cumbria, EnglandG.1

Child of Clement Michael Charles Royds

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 826. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir William Grierson of Lag, 2nd Bt.1

M, #228290, b. circa 1677, d. 1760
Last Edited=4 Sep 2016
Consanguinity Index=0.68%
     Sir William Grierson of Lag, 2nd Bt. was born circa 1677 at Rockall, Collin, Dumfries-shire, ScotlandG.2 He was the son of Sir Robert Grierson of Lag, 1st Bt. and Lady Henrietta Douglas.1 He married Ann Musgrave, daughter of Sir Richard Musgrave, 2nd Bt. and Dorothy James, on 29 August 1720 at Carlisle, Northumberland, EnglandG.1,2 He died in 1760, without issue.1
     He was a Commissioner of Supply in 1704.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Dumfries-shire [Scotland] from 1709 to February 1711.1 In 1715 he joined the Uprising, and was captured. He was pardoned in 1724.1 He was disinherited by his father, and did not inherit his estates.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baronet Grierson, of Lag, co. Dumfries [N.S., 1685] on 15 April 1736.1

Child of Sir William Grierson of Lag, 2nd Bt. and Margaret Rankin

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 328. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S2249] David Alan, 1960 (aka Lyon) Grierson, "re: Grierson Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 April 2007. Hereinafter cited as "re: Grierson Family."