Sir George Bruce1

M, #28301
Last Edited=20 Mar 2008
     Sir George Bruce was the son of Sir George Bruce and Margaret Primrose.2 He married Mary Preston, daughter of Sir John Preston, Bt..2
     He lived at Carnock, Fife, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 565. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Catherine Stewart

F, #28302, d. January 1725
Last Edited=12 Jan 2012
     Catherine Stewart was the daughter of Sir James Stewart of Kirkhill.1 She married Henry Erskine, 3rd Lord Cardross, son of David Erskine, 2nd Lord Cardross and Anne Hope, on 3 March 1671.1 She died in January 1725 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.2 She was buried on 1 February 1725 at Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.2
     As a result of her marriage, Catherine Stewart was styled as Lady Cardross on 3 March 1671. From 3 March 1671, her married name became Erskine.

Children of Catherine Stewart and Henry Erskine, 3rd Lord Cardross

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 565. 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 III, page 20. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

David Erskine, 9th Earl of Buchan1

M, #28303, b. 1672, d. 14 October 1745
Last Edited=20 Jan 2013
     David Erskine, 9th Earl of Buchan was born in 1672.2 He was the son of Henry Erskine, 3rd Lord Cardross and Catherine Stewart.1 He married, firstly, Frances Fairfax, daughter of Henry Fairfax and Anne Browne, on 11 February 1697.2 He married, secondly, Isabella Blackett, daughter of Sir William Blackett, 1st Bt. and Julia Conyers, on 15 September 1743.2 He died on 14 October 1745 at London, England.3 He was buried on 17 October 1745 at Hampstead, London, England.3 He died intestate and his estate was administered to a creditor on 12 December 1745.3
     He succeeded to the title of 4th Lord Cardross [S., 1610] on 21 May 1693.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Earl of Buchan [S., 1469] in 1695.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Lord Auchterhouse [S., 1469] in 1695.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1697.2 He held the office of Governor of Blackness Castle between 1702 and 1707.2 He held the office of Governor of Blackness Castle between 1710 and 1714.2 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Selkirkshire and Clackmannanshire between 1715 and 1734.2 He held the office of Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1715 and 1734.2 Due to his opposition to the Union, he was removed from all of his offices.4

Children of David Erskine, 9th Earl of Buchan and Frances Fairfax

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 565. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [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 382. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 381.
  5. [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 369. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Frances Fairfax1

F, #28304, d. 31 July 1719
Last Edited=6 Feb 2011
     Frances Fairfax was the daughter of Henry Fairfax and Anne Browne.2 She married David Erskine, 9th Earl of Buchan, son of Henry Erskine, 3rd Lord Cardross and Catherine Stewart, on 11 February 1697.2 She died on 31 July 1719.3
     As a result of her marriage, Frances Fairfax was styled as Countess of Buchan on 11 February 1697. From 11 February 1697, her married name became Erskine.

Citations

  1. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 120. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 567. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [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 382. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Henry Fairfax1

M, #28305
Last Edited=29 May 2010
     Henry Fairfax is the son of Hon. Henry Fairfax and Frances Baker.2 He married Anne Browne, daughter of Sir Thomas Browne.2
     He was an author. He lived at Hurst, Berkshire, England.1 Henry Fairfax used the pen-name of Thomas Browne.1

Child of Henry Fairfax and Anne Browne

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 567. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Henry David Erskine, 10th Earl of Buchan1

M, #28306, b. 17 April 1710, d. 1 December 1767
Last Edited=6 Aug 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
Henry Erskine, 10th Earl of Buchan
by Francis Cotes 2
     Henry David Erskine, 10th Earl of Buchan was born on 17 April 1710.1 He was the son of David Erskine, 9th Earl of Buchan and Frances Fairfax.1 He married Agnes Steuart, daughter of Sir James Steuart, Bt. and Ann Dalrymple, on 31 January 1739 at Lady Huntingdon's Chapel, Bath, Somerset, England.1,3 He died on 1 December 1767 at age 57 at Walcot, Somerset, England.4 He was buried on 21 December 1767 at Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.4
     He was invested as a Fellow, Royal Society (F.R.S.) on 10 January 1733/34.4 He succeeded to the title of 10th Earl of Buchan [S., 1469] on 14 October 1745.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Lord Auchterhouse [S., 1469] on 14 October 1745.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Cardross [S., 1610] on 14 October 1745.1

Children of Henry David Erskine, 10th Earl of Buchan and Agnes Steuart

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 567. 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. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 120. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [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 382. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Isabella Blackett

F, #28307, d. 14 May 1763
Last Edited=3 Feb 2011
     Isabella Blackett was the daughter of Sir William Blackett, 1st Bt. and Julia Conyers.1,2 She married David Erskine, 9th Earl of Buchan, son of Henry Erskine, 3rd Lord Cardross and Catherine Stewart, on 15 September 1743.1 She died on 14 May 1763 at St. George Hanover Square, London, England, without issue.2 Her will was probated on 2 June 1763.2
      From 15 September 1743, her married name became Erskine. As a result of her marriage, Isabella Blackett was styled as Countess of Buchan on 15 September 1743. Her last will was dated 2 November 1761. She received a blessing on 21 May 1763 at Hampstead, London, England.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 567. 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 II, page 382. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Belinda Carey Cubitt1

F, #28308, b. 1968
Last Edited=30 Dec 2007
     Belinda Carey Cubitt was born in 1968.1 She is the daughter of Captain Alick John Archibald Cubitt and Jennifer Faith Gott.1 She married Richard Edward Huntley Naylor, son of David Huntley Naylor and Dinah Jean Guggenheim.2

Child of Belinda Carey Cubitt and Richard Edward Huntley Naylor

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S466] Notices, The Telegraph, London, UK, 28 December 2007. Hereinafter cited as The Telegraph.

Agnes Steuart

F, #28309, b. 3 May 1717, d. 17 December 1778
Last Edited=11 Jan 2010
     Agnes Steuart was born on 3 May 1717 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 She was the daughter of Sir James Steuart, Bt. and Ann Dalrymple.2,3 She married Henry David Erskine, 10th Earl of Buchan, son of David Erskine, 9th Earl of Buchan and Frances Fairfax, on 31 January 1739 at Lady Huntingdon's Chapel, Bath, Somerset, England.2,4 She died on 17 December 1778 at age 61 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.3
      Her married name became Erskine. As a result of her marriage, Agnes Steuart was styled as Countess of Buchan on 14 October 1745.

Children of Agnes Steuart and Henry David Erskine, 10th Earl of Buchan

Citations

  1. [S3508] S. Thomson, "email: Kirwan Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 January 2009 - 12 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "email: Kirwan Family."
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 567. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [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 382. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 120. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir James Steuart, Bt.

M, #28310
Last Edited=30 Nov 2013
     Sir James Steuart, Bt. married Ann Dalrymple, daughter of Hon. Sir Hew Dalrymple of North Berwick, 1st Bt. and Marion Hamilton.1
     He held the office of Solicitor-General [Scotland].2 He gained the title of Baronet Steuart, of Goodtrees.

Children of Sir James Steuart, Bt. and Ann Dalrymple

Citations

  1. [S3508] S. Thomson, "email: Kirwan Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 January 2009 - 12 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "email: Kirwan Family."
  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 II, page 382. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]