Christian Ritchie1

F, #240621
Last Edited=26 Jul 2007
     Christian Ritchie married Robert Playfair.1
     Her married name became Playfair.1

Children of Christian Ritchie and Robert Playfair

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 218. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Patrick Playfair1

M, #240622, b. before 1646
Last Edited=26 Jul 2007
     Patrick Playfair was born before 1646.1 He was the son of Robert Playfair and Christian Ritchie.1
     He was ancestor of Professor John Playfair, the Playfairs of Dalmarnock, Lanarkshire and of the Playfairs of Armillan, Ayrshire.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 218. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Janet Roger1

F, #240623
Last Edited=26 Jul 2007
     Janet Roger married James Playfair, son of James Playfair.1
     Her married name became Playfair.1

Child of Janet Roger and James Playfair

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 218. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Jean Roger1

F, #240624, b. circa 1711, d. 1804
Last Edited=26 Jul 2007
     Jean Roger was born circa 1711.1 She married George Playfair, son of James Playfair and Janet Roger.1 She died in 1804.1
     Her married name became Playfair.1

Child of Jean Roger and George Playfair

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 218. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

George Playfair1

M, #240625, b. 4 January 1782, d. 26 November 1846
Last Edited=27 Jul 2007
     George Playfair was born on 4 January 1782.2 He was the son of Reverend James Playfair and Margaret Lyon.1 He married Janet Ross, daughter of John Ross, on 8 November 1814.2 He died on 26 November 1846 at age 64.2
     He graduated from St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, ScotlandG, with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)2 He was Chief Inspector General of Hospitals at Bengal, IndiaG.2

Children of George Playfair and Janet Ross

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 218. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.
  2. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage, page 219.


Colonel William Davidson Playfair1

M, #240626, b. circa 1783, d. 1852
Last Edited=26 Jul 2007
     Colonel William Davidson Playfair was born circa 1783.1 He was the son of Reverend James Playfair and Margaret Lyon.1 He married Anne Ross, daughter of John Ross, on 3 November 1812.1 He died in 1852.1
     He gained the rank of Colonel in the Indian Army.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 218. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Anne Ross1

F, #240627
Last Edited=26 Jul 2007
     Anne Ross is the daughter of John Ross.1 She married Colonel William Davidson Playfair, son of Reverend James Playfair and Margaret Lyon, on 3 November 1812.1
     From 3 November 1812, her married name became Playfair.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 218. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

John Ross1

M, #240628
Last Edited=26 Jul 2007
     John Ross lived at Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG.1

Child of John Ross

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 218. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Sir Hugh Lyon Playfair1

M, #240629, b. 20 February 1787, d. 19 January 1861
Last Edited=26 Jul 2007
     Sir Hugh Lyon Playfair was born on 20 February 1787.1 He was the son of Reverend James Playfair and Margaret Lyon.1 He married Jane Dalgelish, daughter of William Dalgelish, on 10 July 1809.1 He died on 19 January 1861 at age 73.1
     He was educated at St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, ScotlandG.1 He was commissioned in 1804, in the service of the Bengal Horse Artillery.1 He retired from the military in 1834.1 He was the Provost between 1842 and 1861 at St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, ScotlandG.1 He was appointed Knight Bachelor in 1856.1 He was awarded the honorary degree of Doctor of Law (LL.D.) by St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, ScotlandG, in 1856.1 He revived the Roal and Ancient Golf Club at St. Andrews.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Jane Dalgelish1

F, #240630
Last Edited=26 Jul 2007
     Jane Dalgelish is the daughter of William Dalgelish.1 She married Sir Hugh Lyon Playfair, son of Reverend James Playfair and Margaret Lyon, on 10 July 1809.1
     From 10 July 1809, her married name became Playfair.1

Citations

  1. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 219. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.