Peter Gordon, 11th of Abergeldie1

M, #30531, d. September 1733
Last Edited=30 Mar 2015
     Peter Gordon, 11th of Abergeldie was the son of Captain Charles Gordon and Rachel Gordon, 10th of Abergeldie.1 He married, firstly, Margaret Strahan, daughter of Peter Strahan.1 He married, secondly, Elizabeth Gray, daughter of John Gray, 9th Lord Gray and Marjory Gray, Mistress of Gray.1 He married, thirdly, Margaret Primrose, daughter of George Primrose of Ravelston, younger.1 He died in September 1733.1
     He was educated at Marischal College, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandG.1 He lived at Abergeldy, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandG.1

Child of Peter Gordon, 11th of Abergeldie and Elizabeth Gray

Children of Peter Gordon, 11th of Abergeldie and Margaret Primrose

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 24. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Hon. William Drummond1

M, #30532, d. 25 May 1772
Last Edited=26 May 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.19%
     Hon. William Drummond was the son of William Drummond, 4th Viscount Strathallan and Hon. Margaret Nairne Murray.1 He married Anne Nairn, daughter of Brig.-Gen. David Nairn.1 He died on 25 May 1772.1

Children of Hon. William Drummond and Anne Nairn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3109. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Anne Nairn1

F, #30533, d. 31 May 1782
Last Edited=24 May 2015
     Anne Nairn was the daughter of Brig.-Gen. David Nairn.1 She married Hon. William Drummond, son of William Drummond, 4th Viscount Strathallan and Hon. Margaret Nairne Murray.1 She died on 31 May 1782.1
     Her married name became Drummond.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3109. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Brig.-Gen. David Nairn1

M, #30534
Last Edited=24 May 2015
     Brig.-Gen. David Nairn gained the rank of Brigadier-General in the French Army.1

Child of Brig.-Gen. David Nairn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3109. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

James Andrew John Laurence Charles Drummond, 6th Viscount Strathallan1

M, #30535, b. 24 March 1767, d. 14 May 1851
Last Edited=26 May 2015
     James Andrew John Laurence Charles Drummond, 6th Viscount Strathallan was born on 24 March 1767.1 He was the son of Hon. William Drummond and Anne Nairn.2 He married Lady Amelia Sophia Murray, daughter of John Murray, 4th Duke of Atholl and Hon. Jane Cathcart, on 18 January 1809.1 He died on 14 May 1851 at age 84.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Perthshire between 1812 and 1824.1 He was Chief of the British Settlement of Canton, China.1 On 17 June 1824 his titles were restored by Act of Parliament.1 He succeeded as the 6th Lord Drummond of Cromlix [S., 1686] on 17 June 1824.2 He succeeded as the 6th Viscount Strathallan [S., 1686] on 17 June 1824.2 He succeeded as the 8th Lord Maderty [S., 1609] on 17 June 1824.2 He held the office of Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1825 and 1851.1

Children of James Andrew John Laurence Charles Drummond, 6th Viscount Strathallan and Lady Amelia Sophia Murray

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3112. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Christina Maria Hersey Baird1

F, #30536, d. 14 February 1867
Last Edited=26 May 2015
     Christina Maria Hersey Baird was the daughter of Robert Baird, 6th of Newbyth and Hersey Christina Maria Gavin.1 She married William Henry Drummond, 7th Viscount Strathallan, son of James Andrew John Laurence Charles Drummond, 6th Viscount Strathallan and Lady Amelia Sophia Murray, on 25 July 1833.1 She died on 14 February 1867.1
     Her married name became Drummond. After her marriage, Christina Maria Hersey Baird was styled as Viscountess Strathallan on 14 May 1851.

Children of Christina Maria Hersey Baird and William Henry Drummond, 7th Viscount Strathallan

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 225. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Robert Baird, 6th of Newbyth1

M, #30537, d. 10 June 1828
Last Edited=27 Dec 2014
     Robert Baird, 6th of Newbyth was the son of William Baird, 5th of Newbyth and Alicia Johnston.2 He married, firstly, Hester Johnston, daughter of Wynne Johnston, in January 1779.2 He married, secondly, Hersey Christina Maria Gavin, daughter of David Gavin and Lady Elizabeth Maitland, on 16 August 1791.2 He died on 10 June 1828.2
     He lived at Newbyth, East Lothian, ScotlandG.2

Children of Robert Baird, 6th of Newbyth and Hersey Christina Maria Gavin

Citations

  1. [S68] H. Pirie-Gordon, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 15th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1937), page 2385. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 15th ed.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 224. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

William Henry Drummond, 7th Viscount Strathallan1

M, #30538, b. 5 March 1810, d. 23 January 1886
Last Edited=26 May 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.47%
     William Henry Drummond, 7th Viscount Strathallan was born on 5 March 1810.1 He was the son of James Andrew John Laurence Charles Drummond, 6th Viscount Strathallan and Lady Amelia Sophia Murray.1 He married Christina Maria Hersey Baird, daughter of Robert Baird, 6th of Newbyth and Hersey Christina Maria Gavin, on 25 July 1833.2 He died on 23 January 1886 at age 75.1
     He succeeded as the 7th Viscount Strathallan [S., 1686] on 14 May 1851.1 He succeeded as the 7th Lord Drummond of Cromlix [S., 1686] on 14 May 1851.1 He succeeded as the 9th Lord Maderty [S., 1609] on 14 May 1851.1 He held the office of Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1853 and 1886.1 He held the office of Lord-in-Waiting.1

Children of William Henry Drummond, 7th Viscount Strathallan and Christina Maria Hersey Baird

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3112. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

James Drummond1

M, #30539, b. 1752, d. 1775
Last Edited=26 May 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     James Drummond was born in 1752.1 He was the son of James Drummond, 5th Viscount Strathallan and Euphemia Gordon.1 He died in 1775, unmarried.1
     He gained the rank of officer in the Royal Navy.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3109. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John David Drummond, 17th Earl of Perth

M, #30540, b. 13 May 1907, d. 25 November 2002
Last Edited=26 May 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     John David Drummond, 17th Earl of Perth was born on 13 May 1907.1 He was the son of James Eric Drummond, 16th Earl of Perth and Hon. Angela Mary Constable-Maxwell.1 He married Nancy Seymour Finke, daughter of Reginald Finke, on 4 August 1934.1 He died on 25 November 2002 at age 95.1
     He was educated at Downside School, Bath, Somerset, England.1 He was educated at Trinity College, Cambridge University, Cambridge, Cambridgeshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant in 1940 in the Intelligence Corps.1 He was with the War Cabinet and Ministry of Production between 1942 and 1946.1 He succeeded as the 11th Viscount Strathallan [S., 1686] on 15 December 1951.1 He succeeded as the 17th Earl of Perth [S., 1605] on 15 December 1951.1 He succeeded as the 13th Lord Maderty [S., 1609] on 15 December 1951.1 He succeeded as the 11th Lord Drummond of Cromlix [S., 1686] on 15 December 1951.1 He succeeded as the 21st Lord Drummond [S., 1488] on 15 December 1951.1 He held the office of Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1952 and 1963.1 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1957.1 He held the office of Minister of State, Colonial Affairs between 1957 and 1962.1 He was First Crown Estate Commissioner between 1962 and 1977.1

Children of John David Drummond, 17th Earl of Perth and Nancy Seymour Finke

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3113. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]