Section 1



One William of Douglas, first known owner of Douglasdale, fl 1174/1213, was father of:


Archibald of Douglas, fl 1213/40, who in turn had issue:


1a) Sir William, fl 1240/74


1b) Hugh ( 1289)


2b) Sir William (d.London 1298)


1c) James (k.a.1330)


1d) William (d.19 Jul 1333)


2d) [illegitimate] Archibald Douglas, succeeded his cousin in 1388 as 3rd Earl of Douglas (ca 1325-1400/1); 1362 Lady Joan Moray


1e) Archibald, 4th Earl of Douglas, Duc de Touraine (ca 1370-k.a.Verneuil 17 Aug 1424); m.Pss Margaret of Scotland


1f) Archibald, 5th Earl of Douglas, 2nd Duc de Touraine, Comte de Longueville (ca 1390-Restalrig 26 Jun 1439); m.Eupheme Graham, Countess of Stratherne (d.1468)


1g) William, 6th Earl of Douglas, 3rd Duc de Touraine, etc. (executed at Edinburgh Castle 24 Nov 1440); m.Lady Janet Lindsay ( 1483/4)


2g) David (executed at Edinburgh Castle 24 Nov 1440)


3g) Margaret, heiress of Galloway; m.1st William, 8th Earl of Douglas (below); m.2nd (div) James, 9th Earl of Douglas (below); m.3rd 1459/60 John Stewart, Earl of Atholl (d.15 Sep 1512)


2f) Elizabeth; m.1st John Stewart, Earl of Buchan (k.a.Verneuil 17 Aug 1424); m.2nd Sir Thomas Stewart; m.3rd William Sinclair, Earl of Orkney


3f) Mary; m.Sir Simon Glendinning, of Parton


2e) James, 7th Earl of Douglas, cr 1437 Earl of Avondale (d.1443); m.Lady Beatrice Sinclair


1f) William, 8th Earl of Douglas (ca 1425-stabbed to death by the King at Stirling Castle 22 Feb 1452); m.Lady Margaret Douglas (above)


2f) James, 9th Earl of Douglas, attainted 1455 (d.Lindores Abbey 1491); m.1st (div) Lady Margaret Douglas (above); m.2nd Anne, Lady Nevill, ne Holland (d.26 Dec 1486)


3f) Archibald, Earl of Moray (k.a.Arkinholm 1 May 1455); m.Elizabeth, Countess of Moray


4f) Hugh, cr 1445 Earl of Ormond (executed 1455)


5f) Sir John, of Balveny


6f) Rev. Henry


7f) Margaret; m.Henry Douglas


8f) Beatrix; m.1st William Hay, Earl of Erroll; m.2nd Arthur Forbes


9f) Janet; m.Robert Fleming, Lord Fleming


10f) Elizabeth; m.William Wallace, of Craigie


3e) Marjory; m.1st David, Duke of Rothesay; m.2nd W Haliburton


4e) Eleanor; m.Sir Alexander Fraser, of Philorth


5e) [illegitimate] William, of Nithsdale; m.1387 Pss Egidia of Scotland


1f) Egidia; m.1st Henry Sinclair, 2nd Earl of Orkney; m.2nd Alexander Stewart (beheaded 1425)


2c) Hugh


3c) Sir Archibald (k.a.19 Jul 1333); m.Beatrice Lindsay


1d) William, of Douglas, cr 1358 Earl of Douglas (d.Douglas May 1384); m.Margaret, Countess of Mar


1e) James, 2nd Earl of Douglas and Mar (k.a.Otterburn 19 Aug 1388); m.Pss Isabella of Scotland


1f) [illegitimate] Sir William, of Drumlanrig (k.a.1427); m.Elizabeth Stewart


1g) Sir William, of Drumlanrig (d.1458); m.Jane Maxwell


1h) William, of Drumlanrig (d.1464); m.Margaret Carlyle


1i) William, of Drumlanrig (k.a.22 Jul 1484); m.___


1j) James, of Drumlanrig (d.1498); m.Janet Scott


1k) Sir William, of Drumlanrig (k.a.Flodden 9 Sep 1513); m.Elizabeth Gordon


1l) Sir James, of Drumlanrig (d.1578); for him and his issue, see Section 2 below


2l) Robert, ancestor of the Douglases of Burford


3l) Janet; m.Robert Maxwll, 4th Lord Maxwell


4l) Agnes; m.Andrew Cunningham, of Kirkshaw


2k) Janet; m.Roger Grierson


2h) a dau; m.Robert Innes, 11th of Innes


2f) [illegitimate] Archibald, of Cavers issue, the Douglases of Cavers, of Friarshaw, etc., including the now extinct Douglas of Springwood Baronets


2e) Isabel, Countess of Mar (ca 1360-1408); m.1st Sir Malcolm Drummond of Drummond; m.2nd Sir Alexander Stewart


3e) [illegitimate by Margaret, Css of Angus and Mar] George, cr 1389 Earl of Angus (d.1402); m.1st 1397 Pss Mary of Scotland


1f) William, 2nd Earl of Angus (d.Oct 1437); m.Margaret Hay


1g) James, 3rd Earl of Angus (d.1446)


2g) George, 4th Earl of Angus (d.14 Nov 1462); m.Isabel Sibbald


1h) Archibald, 5th Earl of Angus (d.1513/4); for him and his issue, see Section 3, below


2h) Elizabeth; m.Sir Robert Graham, of Fintry


3h) Isabel; m.Sir Alexander Ramsay, of Dalhousie


4h) Margaret; m.Sir Duncan Campbell


5h) Janet; m.1st David Scott, the younger, of Buccleuch; m.2nd George Leslie, 2nd Earl of Rothes (d.1513)


3g) William, of Cluny (d.1475)


4g) Hugh


5g) Helen; m.1st William Graham, 2nd Lord Graham (d.1472); m.2nd James Ogilvy, Lord Ogilvy of Airlie


2f) Elizabeth; m.1st Alexander Forbes, Lord Forbes (d.1448); m.2nd Sir David Hay, of Yester


2a) Sir Andrew, of Hermiston


1b) William, of Hermiston


1c) James; m.Joan ___


1d) Sir William, of Liddesdale and Dalkeith (d.Aug 1353); m.Elizabeth ___


1e) Mary; m.1st 1361 (div 1365) Reginald More, of Abercorn; m.2nd Thomas Erskine


2d) Sir John; m.Agnes ___


1e) Sir James, of Dalkeith (d.1420); m.1st 21 Nov 1372 Agnes Dunbar; m.2nd 1378 Egidia Stewart, sister of King Robert II; all issue by 1st m.


1f) James, cr Lord Dalkeith (d.1439/41); m.1st Pss Elizabeth of Scotland; m.2nd Janet Borthwick


[by 1st m.]:


1g) William (1390- ); m.Margaret Borthwick


2g) James, 2nd Lord Dalkeith (d.1456/8); m.Elizabeth Gifford


1h) James, cr 1458 Earl of Morton (d.1493); m.Pss Joan of Scotland (ca 1428- )


1i) John, 2nd Earl of Morton (d.1511/3); m.Janet Crichton


1j) James, 3rd Earl of Morton (d.Dec 1548); m.Catherine Stewart, natural dau. of King James IV


1k) Margaret; m.1532 James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Arran, Duc de Chatellerault (d.22 Jan 1575)


2k) Beatrix; m.Robert Maxwell, 5th Lord Maxwell (d.Dumfried 13 Sep 1552)


3k) Elizabeth; m.1543 James Douglas (see Section 3, below), who, under an entail, succeeded as 4th Earl of Morton; for him and his nephew, the 5th Earl, see Section 3, below


2j) Richard


3j) Elizabeth/Beatrice; m.Robert Keith, Lord Keith (d.1524/5)


4j) Agnes; m.Alexander Livingston, 5th Lord Livingston


2i) Janet; m.Patrick Hepburn, Earl of Bothwell (d.18 Oct 1508)


3g) Henry; m.Lady Margaret Douglas


1h) Hugh, of Borg


[by 2nd m.]:


4g) Sir William, of Whittinghame issue, including the Counts Douglas


2f) William, of Mordingtoun


3f) Agnes; m.1st John Livingstone, of Callendar (d.1402); m.2nd John Gordon, of Gordon


4f) Jacoba; m.1st Sir John Hamilton, of Cadzow; m.2nd Sir William Douglas


5f) Margaret; m.Philip Arbuthnot


2e) Sir William


3e) John; m.Mariota de Chene


4e) Sir Henry, of Lugton and Lochleven; m.Marjory Stewart (d.1438)


1f) Sir William, of Lochleven (k.a.1421); m.Lady Elizabeth Lindsay


1g) Sir Henry, of Lochleven; m.Elizabeth Erskine


1h) Sir Robert, of Lochleven (k.a.Flodden 9 Sep 1513); m.1st Elizabeth Boswell; m.2nd Isabel Sibbald, Dowager Css of Angus; m.3rd Mary, Lady Lindsay, ne Baillie


1i) Sir Robert, of Lochleven; m.1st Margaret Balfour; m.2nd 1500 Lady Margaret Hay


1j) Thomas; m.Elizabeth Boyd


1k) Sir Robert, of Lochleven (k.a.Pinkie 10 Sep 1547); m.Margaret Erskine (d.5 May 1572); for him and his issue, see Section 4, below


2k) Margaret; m.John Anstruther


2j) Henry


3j) Margaret; m.Henry Stewart


2i) Agnes; m.Thomas Hamilton, of Raploch


3i) Margaret; m.1st Sir David Stewart, of Rosyth; m.2nd Henry Mercer, of Meikleour


2h) David, may have been ancestor of the Douglases of Tilquhillie


3h) Thomas


2g) Sir James, of Ralston; m.Janet Fenton


1h) Henry, of Culbirney


3g) Alexander


4g) Elizabeth; m.Richard Lovel, of Ballumby


2f) Margaret; m.Sir John Wallace, of Craigie


3f) Helen; m.Walter Hamilton


5e) Nicholas; ancestor of the Douglases of Mains


6e) Margaret; m.Sir Adam de Glendonwyne


3d) James (k.a.1335)


4d) Elizabeth; m.Sir Thomas Somerville






Section 2


Sir James Douglas, of Drumlanrig (see Section 1, above), d.1578; m.1st 1513 (div) Margaret Douglas; m.2nd Christian Montgomery


[by 1st m.]:


1a) Janet; m.1st Sir William Douglas, of Cashogle; m.2nd John Charteris, of Amisfield


2a) Margaret; m.John Jardine, of Applegirth


3a) Nicholas; m.James Johnston, of Johnston


[by 2nd m.]:


4a) Sir William, of Hawick; m.Margaret Gordon


1b) Sir James, of Drumlanrig (d.16 Oct 1615); m.Mary Fleming


1c) Sir William, of Drumlanrig, cr 1628 Viscount Drumlanrig and Lord Douglas of Hawick and Tibberis, cr 1633 Earl of Queensberry (d.8 Mar 1640); m.Lady Isobel Ker (d.Edinburgh 1628)


1d) James, 2nd Earl of Queensberry (d.1671); m.1st Lady Mary Hamilton (d.Hamilton 29 Oct 1633); m.2nd Lady Margaret Stewart


1e) WILLIAM, 3rd Earl of Queensberry, cr 1682 Marquess of Queensberry, Earl of Drumlanrig and Sanchar, etc., (with remainder to heirs male whatsoever) cr 1684 Duke of Queensberry, Marquess of Dumfriesshire, etc. (with remainder to heirs male of his body) (1637-Edinburgh 28 Mar 1695); m.1657 Lady Isabel Douglas (1642-2 Dec 1691)


1f) JAMES, 2nd Duke of Queensberry, etc., cr 1708 Duke of Dover, Marquess of Beverley and Baron Ripon, obtained a new grant of the Dukedom of Queensberry with remainder to his heirs of entail (Sanquhar Castle 18 Dec 1662-London 6 Jul 1711); m.1 Dec 1685 Hon. Mary Boyle (d.London 2 Oct 1709)


1g) William, Earl of Drumlanrig (18 May 1696-21 Oct 1696)


2g) James, de jure 3rd Marquess of Queensberry, passed over in the entail because of “idiocy” (2 Nov 1697-1715)


3g) CHARLES, 3rd Duke of Queensberry, etc., cr 1706 Earl of Solway, etc. (24 Nov 1698-London 22 Oct 1778); m.London 10 Mar 1720 Lady Catherine Hyde (d.Queensberry House 17 Jul 1777)


1h) Henry, Earl of Drumlanrig (30 Oct 1722-19 Oct 1754); m.Hopetoun House 24 Jul 1754 Lady Elizabeth Hope (1 Mar 1736-Hopetoun House 7 Apr 1756)


2h) Charles, Earl of Drumlanrig (17 Jul 1726-Amesbury 24 Oct 1756)


4g) Jean (d.Langley 31 Aug 1729); m.London 5 Apr 1720 Francis Scott, 2nd Duke of Buccleuch (11 Jan 1695-22 Apr 1751); the Dukedom of Queensberry was eventually inherited under the regrant by their descendants


2f) William, cr 1697 Earl of March, Viscount of Peebles, Lord Douglas of Neidpath, Lyne and Munard (ca 1665-Edinburgh 9 Sep 1705); m.Lady Jean Hay (d.Edinburgh 5 Jul 1729)


1g) William, 2nd Earl of March (ca 1696-Barnton 7 Mar 1731); m.Lady Anne Hamilton, Countess of Ruglen (5 Apr 1698-York 21 Apr 1748)


1h) WILLIAM, 4th Duke of Queensberry, 3rd Earl of March, Earl of Ruglen, etc. (16 Dec 1725-London 23 Dec 1810)


2g) John, of Broughton (1698-1732)


3f) George


4f) Anne (d.23 Feb 1700); m.David Wemyss, Lord Elcho [later, 4th Earl of Wemyss (1678-Wemyss 15 Mar 1720); the Earldom of March was eventually inherited by their descendants


2e) James (d.1691); m.Anna Hamilton


1f) William (d.4 Apr 1712)


3e) John (k.a.Treves)


4e) Robert (k.a.Maastricht 1676)


5e) Margaret; m.1st Sir Alexander Jardine, of Applegirth, Bt.; m.2nd Sir David Thoirs


6e) Catherine; m.Sir James Douglas, of Kelhead, Bt. (below)


7e) Henrietta; m.Sir Robert Grierson, of Lag, Bt. (1655-15 Apr 1736)


8e) Mary; m.Alexander Stewart, 3rd Earl of Galloway (d.Sep 1690)


9e) Isabel; m.Sir William Lockhart, of Carstairs, Bt.


2d) Sir William, of Kelhead (d.1673); m.1st Agnes Fawside; m.2nd Mrs Jean Riddell, ne Stewart


1e) Sir James, of Kelhead, cr Baronet 1668 (19 Sep 1639-1708); m.28 Oct 1667 Lady Catherine Douglas (above)


1f) Sir William, 2nd Bt. (d.10 Oct 1733); m.8 Sep 1705 Helen Erskine (d.20 Jul 1754)


1g) Sir John, 3rd Bt. (d.13 Nov 1778); m.Christian Cunningham (d.Nov 1741)


1h) Sir William, 4th Bt. (d.16 May 1783); m.21 Mar 1772 Grace Johnstone (d.25 Mar 1836)


1i) Sir Charles, 5th Bt., suc 1810 as 6th Marquess of Queensberry (Mar 1777-3 Dec 1837); m.Richmond 13 Aug 1803 Lady Caroline Scott (London 6 Jul 1774-Bute House, Petersham 29 Apr 1854)


1j) Louisa Anne (1806-31 Aug 1871); m.11 Apr 1833 Thomas Charlton Whitmore, of Apley (5 Jan 1807-13 Mar 1865)


2j) Mary Elizabeth (1807-16 May 1888); m.17 Feb 1831 Rev.Thomas Wentworth Gage (d.19 Mar 1837)


3j) Harriet Christian (1809-26 Jul 1902); m.13 May 1841 Very Rev Hon Augustus Duncombe, Dean of York (2 Nov 1814-26 Jan 1880)


4j) Jane Margaret Mary (1811-15 Apr 1881); m.27 Jan 1841 Robert Johnstone-Douglas, of Lockerbie (1814-1866)


5j) Elizabeth Katinka (d.26 Apr 1874); m.7 Nov 1861 Henry St.George Foote (7 May 1838-6 Dec 1908)


6j) Anne Georgina (1817-28 Nov 1899); m.11 Dec 1845 Charles Stirling Home-Drummond-Moray, of Abercairny (17 Apr 1816-24 Sep 1891)


2i) John, 7th Marquess of Queensberry (Kelhead 1779-Edinburgh 19 Dec 1856); m.16 Jul 1817 Sarah Douglas (dau. of Charles James Sholto Douglas, below)


1j) Archibald William, 8th Marquess of Queensberry (Edinburgh 18 Apr 1818-Kinmount 6 Aug 1858); m.Gretna Hall 28 May 1840 Caroline Clayton (14 Jul 1821-14 Feb 1904) issue, the extant Marquess of Queensberry


2j) Georgina (25 Jul 1819- )


3i) Henry Alexander (7 Oct 1781-16 Mar 1837); m.31 Aug 1812 Elizabeth Dalzell (d.1837) extant issue


4i) William Robert Keith (1783-5 Dec 1859); m.24 Nov 1821 Elizabeth Irvine (d.25 Apr 1864)


5i) Mary (d.15 Jan 1841); m.20 Mar 1817 Sir Thomas Sidney Beckwith (d.15 Jan 1831)


2h) Charles James Sholto; m.1st Mrs Basilia Quarrell, ne Dawes; m.2nd Mary Bullock issue


3h) Janet; m.13 Nov 1767 William Irving, of Bonshaw


4h) Catherine; m.13 Nov 1767 William Butler


2g) Charles (d.13 Dec 1770); m.Mrs Young


3g) James; m.Mary Maxwell issue


4g) Stewart (d.30 Jun 1795)


5g) Erskine, of Hexham (d.10 Feb 1791); m.Mrs Eleanor Witter issue


6g) Francis Edward (d.21 Jul 1793); m.Mrs Hunter


7g) David; m.___ Thompson issue


8g) Catherine (d.29 Sep 1761); m.11 Oct 1725 Sir William Maxwell, of Springkell, Bt. (d.14 Jul 1760)


9g) Jean; m.30 Apr 1727 Hugh Maxwell, of Dalswinton


3d) Archibald, of Dornock issue


4d) Margaret; m.Dec 1622 James Johnston, Earl of Hartfell (1602-Apr 1653)


5d) Janet (d.1651); m.Thomas Maclellan, 2nd Lord Kirkcudbright (d.May 1647)


2c) James, of Mouswald


3c) David, of Airdoch


4c) George, of Penziere (executed 9 Sep 1587)


5c) Janet; m.William Livingstone, of Jerviswood


6c) Helen; m.John Menzies, of Castlehill


5a) Margaret; m.1st Edward Crichton, 7th Lord Crichton (d.23 May 1569); m.2nd 1571 William Graham, 5th Earl of Menteth (d.Sep 1578); m.3rd 1593 Robert Wauchope, of Niddry


6a) Helen; m.Roger Grierson, of Lag (d.Aug 1593)


7a) Janet; m.1st James Tweedy, of Drumelzier; m.2nd Sir William Ker, of Cessford


8a) Christian; m.Sir Alexander Stewart, of Garlies


9a) [illegitimate] Patrick, of Morton Castle; m.7 May 1554 Katherine Crawford issue, the Douglases of Salwarpe




Section 3


Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Angus (see Section 1, above) (d.1513/4); m.1st 4 Mar 1468 Elizabeth Boyd; m.2nd ca 1498 Janet Kennedy; m.3rd 1500 Katherine Stirling


[by 1st m.]:


1a) George, Master of Angus (ca 1469-k.a.Flodden 9 Sep 1513); m.Elizabeth, Lady Fleming, ne Drummond


1b) Archibald, 6th Earl of Angus (ca 1490-Tantallon Castle Jan 1557); m.1st Lady Margaret Hepburn (d.1513); m.2nd 6 Aug 1514 (div 1527) Pss Margaret of England, Dowager Queen of Scotland (28 Nov 1489-18 Oct 1541); m.3rd 9 Apr 1543 Margaret Maxwell (d.1593)


1c) Margaret (Harbottle Castle 7/8 Oct 1515-Hackney 9 Mar 1578); m.St.James’s Palace 6 Jul 1544 Matthew Stuart, 4th Earl of Lennox (Dunbarton Castle 21 Sep James Cadell at Stirling 4 Sep 1571 in an attack by Earl of Huntly on the Parliament sitting there)


2c) James, Master of Angus ( infant 1548)


2b) Sir George, of Pittendreich (d.Aug 1552); m.Elizabeth Douglas


1c) David, 7th Earl of Angus (ca 1515-Cockburnspath Jun 1557); m.Mrs Margaret Johnstone, ne Hamilton


1d) Archibald, 8th Earl of Angus, 5th Earl of Morton (d.4 Aug 1588); m.1st Stirling 13 Jun 1573 Lady Mary Erskine (d.3 May 1575); m.2nd 25 Dec 1575 (div 1587) Lady Margaret Leslie; m.3rd 1587 Jean Douglas, ne Lyon


1e) Elizabeth


2d) Margaret (d.1640); m.Sir Walter Scott, of Buccleuch (d.17 Apr 1574); m.2nd Francis Stewart, Earl of Bothwell ( 1612)


3d) Elizabeth (d.Feb 1637); m.1st 17 Feb 1572 John Maxwell, 7th Lord Maxwell (k.Dec 1593); m.2nd Sir Alexander Stuart, of Garlies; m.3rd John Wallace, of Craigie


2c) James, suc his father-in-law 1548 as 4th Earl of Morton (executed at Edinburgh 2 Jun 1581); m.1543 Lady Elizabeth Douglas (above); he apparently had three daughters, whose names are unknown, and four natural sons: James, Archibald, George and William


3c) Margaret; m.Sir John Carmichael


4c) Mary; m.Sir George Auchinleck, of Balmanno


3b) William, Abbot of Holyrood House (d.2 Oct 1528)


4b) Elizabeth; m.1509 John Hay, 3rd Lord Hay of Yester (d.1543)


5b) Alison; m.1st 1511 Robert Blackadder; m.2nd Sir David Hume, of Wedderburn


6b) Janet (executed Edinburgh 17 Jul 1537); m.1st John Lyon, 6th Lord Glamis (ca 1491-8 Apr 1528); m.2nd Archibald Campbell, of Skipnish ( a fall while escaping from Edinburgh Castle 1537)


7b) Margaret; m.1513 Sir James Douglas, of Drumlanrig (above)


8b) Isabel; m.Robert Crawford, of Auchinames


2a) Sir William, of Glenbervie (k.a.Flodden 9 Sep 1513); m.1501 Elizabeth Auchinleck


1b) Sir Archibald, of Glenbervie (d.29 Sep 1570); m.1st Lady Agnes Keith; m.2nd Margaret Carmichael; m.3rd Elizabeth Irvine


[by 1st m.]:


1c) William, 9th Earl of Angus (ca 1532-Glenbervie 1 Jul 1591); m.Gille Graham


1d) William, 10th Earl of Angus (ca 1552-Paris 3 Mar 1611); m.1585 Elizabeth Oliphant


1e) William, 11th Earl of Angus, cr 1633 Marquess of Douglas (1589-19 Feb 1660); m.1st 1601 Margaret Hamilton (d.11 Sep 1623); m.2nd 15 Sep 1632 Lady Mary Gordon (d.1674)


[by 1st m.]:


1f) Archibald, Earl of Angus, cr 1651 Earl of Ormond (ca 1609-Edinburgh 16 Apr 1655); m.1st Lady Anne Stuart (1614-16 Aug 1646); m.2nd Wemyss 26 Apr 1649 Lady Jean Wemyss (d.Jan 1715)


1g) James, 2nd Marquess of Douglas (1646-Douglas 25 Feb 1700); m.1st Lady Barbara Erskine (d.Aug 1690); m.2nd Newbattle Abbey 1692 Lady Mary Kerr (1674-Edinburgh 22 Jan 1736)


1h) James, Earl of Angus (1671-k.a.Steinkirk 3 Aug 1692)


2h) William, Earl of Angus (15 Oct 1693-20 May 1694)


3h) ARCHIBALD, 4th Marquess of Douglas, cr 1703 Duke of Douglas, Marquess of Angus and Abernethy, etc. (1694-Queensberry House, Edinburgh 21 Jul 1761); m.Douglas Castle 1 Mar 1758 Margaret Douglas (d.Bothwell Castle 24 Oct 1774)


4h) Jane (17 Mar 1696-22 Nov 1753); m.4 Aug 1746 Sir John Stewart, of Grandtully, Bt. (d.14 Jun 1764); her son was cr Lord Douglas of Douglas, and succeeded to the Douglas estates


2g) Margaret (Sep 1651-Whittinghame 12 Oct 1692); m.Edinburgh 3 Aug 1686 Alexander Seton, Viscount Kingston (1621-Whittinghame 21 Oct 1691)


3g) Archibald, cr 1661 Earl of Forfar (3 May 1653-11 Dec 1712); m.Robina Lockhart (d.Bothwell Castle 20 Mar 1741)


1h) Archibald, 2nd Earl of Forfar (25 May Stirling 8 Dec 1715 of wounds received in action)


2f) James (1617-k.a.Douai 21 Oct 1645)


3f) Margaret (d.1 Jan 1660); m.1629 William Alexander, Lord Alexander (d.18 May 1638)


4f) Jean (d.1669); m.1632 John Hamilton, Lord Bargany (d.1658)


5f) Grizel; m.William, Master of Carmichael (d.Aug 1657)


[by 2nd m.]:


6f) William, cr 1646 Earl of Selkirk, cr 1660 Duke of Hamilton; m.29 Apr 1656 Anne, 3rd Duchess of Hamilton; for him and his issue, who took the surname Hamilton, see the article on Hamilton


7f) George, cr 1675 Earl of Dumbarton (ca 1635-St.Germain-en-Laye 20 Mar 1692); m.Anne Wheatley (d.St.Germain-en-Laye 25 Apr 1691)


1g) George, 2nd Earl of Dumbarton (ca Apr 1687-ca 1749)


8f) Henrietta (d.1 Jun 1673); m.James Johnston, Earl of Annandale and Hartfell (1625-17 Jul 1672)


9f) Catherine; m.Sir William Ruthven


10f) Isabel (1642-2 Dec 1691); m.1657 William Douglas, Duke of Queensberry (above)


11f) Jean; m.Holyroodhouse 10 Jan 1670 James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth [later, Duke of Perth] (d.11 May 1716)


12f) Lucy (d.8 Jan 1713); m.Robert Maxwell, 4th Earl of Nithsdale (d.Edinburgh 1683)


2e) James, cr 1641 Lord Mordington (d.11 Feb 1656); m.1st 1624 Anne Oliphant; m.2nd Elizabeth, Lady Sempill, ne Hay


1f) [by 1st m.] William, 2nd Lord Mordington (1626-ca 1677/93); m.Hon. Elizabeth Sempill


1g) James, 3rd Lord Mordington (1651-ca 1706/7); m.Hon. Jean Seton (Seton 24 Apr 1651- )


1h) George, 4th Lord Mordington (d.London 13 May 1741); m.16 Nov 1704 Mary Dillon; he deserted her and denied the marriage, and went through a form of marriage in 1715 with Catherine Launder (d.3 Jun 1741)


1i) [by Catherine Launder] Mary, assumed the title “Baroness Mordington” (1718-22 Jul 1791); m.Northampton 10 Oct 1748 William Weaver


2i) [by Catherine Launder] Campbellina


2h) Charles, 5th Lord Mordington (d.Carlisle 1755)


2g) Lewis (d.1682)


2f) [by 1st m.] Anne (d.1688); m.Robert Sempill, 7th Lord Sempill (d.Jan 1675); her descendants may be entitled to the Barony of Mordington


3e) Sir Francis, of Sandilands; m.___ Fleming


4e) Mary; m.Alexander, 2nd Earl of Linlithgow


5e) Margaret; m.Sir John Campbell, of Calder


2d) Sir Robert, of Glenbervie; m.Elizabeth Auchinleck


1e) Sir William, cr Baronet 1625; m.Janet Irvine


1f) Sir William, 2nd Bt.; m.1642 Anne Douglas


1g) Sir Robert, 3rd Bt. (k.a.Steinkirk 24 Jul 1692); m.Jane ___


2e) Rev. George; m.Cecilia Drury


1f) William; m.Agnes Scott


1g) Sir Robert, 4th Bt. (d.27 Jan 1748); m.1st Mary Ruthven; m.2nd Janet Patterson (d.9 Feb 1750)


1h) [by 1st m.] Sir William, 5th Bt. (d.23 Jul 1764); m.Isabel Douglas (d.11 May 1777)


2h) [by 2nd m.] Sir Robert, 6th Bt. (1694-24 Apr 1770); m.1st Dorothea Chester; m.2nd Margaret Macdonald; m.3rd Anne Hay


1i) [by 2nd m.] Sir Alexander, 7th Bt. (1738-28 Nov 1812); m.1775 Barbara Carnegie (d.3 Dec 1815)


2i) [by 2nd m.] Janet; m.Kenneth Mackenzie (d.Nov 1772); their edlest son took the surname Douglas and was cr a Baronet 1831


3h) [by 2nd m.] Janet; m.Thomas Spens, of Lathallan


2g) Cecilia; m.Thomas Rutherford, of Knowsouth


3e) Alexander


1f) a dau


4e) Margaret; m.Sir Thomas Burnet, Bt.


3d) Gavin


4d) John


5d) Archibald


6d) Duncan


7d) Margaret; m.William Forbes, of Monymusk


8d) Elizabeth; m.Sir Alexander Gordon, of Cluny


9d) Jean; m.James Wishart, of Pittarrow


10d) Sarah; m.1st Sir Alexander Strachan, of Thornton, Bt.; m.2nd Sir George Auchinleck, of Balmanno


2c) Elizabeth; m.Alexander Falconer, of Halkerton


3c) Christian; m.Alexander Irvine, of Beltie


4c) Joane; m.James Skene, of Skene


5c) Isabel; m.James Melville, of Dysart


6c) Alice; m.Alexander Guthrie, of Kincaldrum


[by 3rd m.]:


7c) James, ancestor of Douglases of Brigton, and of Sylvester Douglas, Lord Glenbervie


8c) John issue



2b) Giles; m.R Graham, of Morphie


3a) Gawen, Bp of Dunkeld


4a) Mariot; m.Cuthbert Cunningham, 3rd Earl of Glencairn (d.1540/1)


5a) Elizabeth; engaged to, but apparently did not marry, Robert Lyle, 2nd Lord Lyle


6a) Janet; m.1495 Andrew Herries, 2nd Lord Herries of Terregles (k.a.Flodden 9 Sep 1513)


[by 3rd m.]:


7a) Sir Archibald


8a) Mary; m.James, Lord Ogilvy





Section 4


Sir Robert Douglas, of Lochleven (see Section 1, above), had issue:


1a) William, suc as 6th Earl of Morton 1588 (d.Sep 1606); m.Lady Agnes Leslie


1b) Robert (d.Mar 1585); m.Jean Lyon


1c) William, 7th Earl of Morton (ca 1584-Kirkwall, Orkney 7 Aug 1648); m.Apr 1604 Lady Anne Keith (d.Kirkwall 30 May 1649)


1d) Robert, 8th Earl of Morton (d.Kirkwall 12 Nov 1649); m.Anne Villiers (d.1654)


1e) William, 9th Earl of Morton (d.1681); m.1st Holyroodhouse 12 Jun 1662 Lady Grizel Middleton (d.Aberdour 1666); m.2nd Marjory Foulis


1f) Charles, Lord Dalkeith (b.7 Feb 1663, infant)


2e) Robert (d.1661)


3e) Anne ( 1689); m.Apr 1654 William Keith, 6th Earl Marischal (ca 1585-Inverugie 1671)


4e) Margaret; m.24 Jul 1662 Sir James Macdonald of Sleat, Bt.


2d) James, 10th Earl of Morton (d.25 Aug 1686); m.10 Feb 1649 Anne Hay (d.1700)


1e) Charles, Lord Aberdour ( sea)


2e) James, 11th Earl of Morton (ca 1652-10 Dec 1715)


3e) Robert, 12th Earl of Morton (d.Edinburgh 22 Jan 1730)


4e) George, 13th Earl of Morton (1662-Edinburgh 4 Jan 1738); m.1st ___ Muirhead (dsp); m.2nd Frances Adderley


1f) James, 14th Earl of Morton (1702-Chiswick 12 Oct 1768); m.1st Agatha Halyburton (d.Edinburgh 11 Dec 1748); m.2nd London 31 Jul 1755 Bridget Heathcote (d.London 2 Mar 1805)


1g) Sholto Charles, 15th Earl of Morton (Edinburgh 1732-Taormina, Sicily 25 Sep 1774); m.Edinburgh 19 Nov 1758 Katherine Hamilton (Dec 1736-London 25 Apr 1823)


1h) George, 16th Earl of Morton (3 Apr 1761-Dalmahoy 17 Jul 1827); m.Dilhorne Hall 13 Aug 1814 Susan Elizabeth Buller-Yarde-Buller (22 Jan 1793-Old Hall 23 Jul 1849)


2h) Hamilton, of Pitcur, took surname Douglas-Halyburton (10 Oct 1763-lost at sea 30 Dec 1783)


2g) [by 1st m.] Mary (d.25 Dec 1816); m.London 14 May 1774 Charles Gordon, 4th Earl of Aboyne (ca 1726-Edinburgh 28 Dec 1794)


3g) John (1 Jul 1756-1 May 1818); m.4 Oct 1784 Lady Frances Lascelles (d.31 Mar 1817)


1h) George Sholto, 17th Earl of Morton (London 23 Dec 1789-London 31 Mar 1858); m.Berlin 3 Jul 1817 Frances Theodora Rose (31 Aug 1798-London 12 Jul 1879) issue, the extant Earls of Morton


2h) Rev. Charles (10 Mar 1791-28 Jan 1857); m.1st 2 Mar 1816 Lady Isabella Gore (d.30 Nov 1838); m.2nd 28 Dec 1852 Agnes Julia Rich (d.4 Nov 1916) issue


3h) Edward Gordon, of Penrhyn Castle, took surname Douglas-Pennant, cr 1866 Lord Penrhyn (20 Jun 1800-Penrhyn Castle 31 Mar 1886); m.1st London 6 Aug 1833 Juliana Isabella Mary Dawkins-Pennant (London 9 Apr 1808-24 Apr 1842); m.2nd Potterspury 26 Jan 1846 Lady Maria Louisa Fitzroy (18 Apr 1818-London 10 May 1912) issue, the extant Lord Penrhyn


4h) Frances (d.6 Aug 1833); m.21 Apr 1804 Sir William Stewart (d.1827)


5h) Harriet (1792-26 Aug 1833); m.1st 25 Nov 1809 Viscount Hamilton; m.2nd 8 Jul 1815 4th Earl of Aberdeen


6h) Elizabeth Emma (d.2 Feb 1857); m.10 Jul 1827 William Hamilton Ash


7h) Caroline (d.7 Nov 1873); m.31 Dec 1817 William Augustus Lane Fox (d.11 Feb 1832)


4g) Bridget (d.26 Feb 1842); m.16 Aug 1777 Hon. William Henry Bouverie (30 Oct 1752-1806)


2f) Robert (1703-k.a.Fontenoy 30 Apr 1745)


3d) John (k.a.Carbisdlae 27 Apr 1650)


4d) George


5d) Anne (d.1667); m.2nd George Hay, Earl of Kinnoull (d.Whitehall 5 Oct 1644)


6d) Margaret (1610-13 Mar 1678); m.7 Aug 1626 Archibald Campbell, Marquess of Argyll (executed at Edinburgh 27 May 1661)


7d) Mary; m.Charles Seton, 2nd Earl of Dunfermline (d.1672)


8d) Jean (d.Jun 1694); m.3rd James Home, Earl of Home (d.Dec 1666)


9d) Isabel (d.16 Dec 1672); m.1st Robert Ker, Earl of Roxburghe (d.18 Jan 1650); m.2nd James Graham, 2nd Marquess of Montrose (d.Feb 1669)


2b) James; m.1st Mary Ker; m.2nd Helen Scott; m.3rd 1609 Jean Anstruther issue


3b) Sir Archibald, of Killour (d.1649); m.Mrs Barbara Allardyce, ne Hay issue


4b) Sir George, of Kirkness; m.1597 Margaret Forrester issue, including the Douglases of Kirkness and the Douglases of Carr, Bt.


5b) Margaret; m.Sir John Wemyss, of Wemyss


6b) Christian; m.1st Laurence Oliphant, Master of Oliphant (d.Mar 1585); m.2nd 9 Jan 1586 Alexander Home, Earl of Home (ca 1566-London 5 Apr 1619)


7b) Mary; m.1582 Walter Ogilvy, Lord Ogilvy of Deskford (d.1625/7)


8b) Eupheme; m.1586 Sir Thomas Lyon, Master of Glamis (d.18 Feb 1608)


9b) Agnes (1574-3 May 1607); m.24 Jul 1592 Archibald Campbell, 7th Earl of Argyll (1575-London 1638)


10b) Elizabeth; m.Francis Hay, 9th Earl of Erroll (d.Slains 16 Jul 1631)


11b) Jean


2a) Robert, jure uxoris Earl of Buchan (d.18 Aug 1580); m.Christian Stewart, 4th Countess of Buchan (d.Aberdeen 20 Sep 1580)


1b) James, 5th Earl of Buchan (d.26 Aug 1601); m.1598 Anne Ogilvy


1c) Mary, 6th Countess of Buchan (d.20 Aug 1628); m.James Erskine, jure uxoris Earl of Buchan (d.Jan 1640)


2b) Marion; m.1590 Alexander Irvine, of Drum ( 1630)


3a) Sir George; m.1st Janet Lindsay; m.2nd Margaret Durie


1b) Margaret; m.George Ramsay, Lord Ramsay, of Dalhousie (d.1629)


4a) Euphemia (d.Jun 1580); m.1545 Patrick Lindsay, 6th Lord Lindsay, of the Byres (1521-Struthers 11 Dec 1589)


5a) Janet; m.Sir James Colville, of Easter Wemyss


6a) Catherine; m.1557 David Durie, of Durie