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Sir John Wolstenholme, MP, 1st Baronet of London (c.1596 - 1670)

Family and Education b. c.1596,1 1st s. of Sir John Wolstenholme* of St. Olave, Hart St., London and Catherine, da. of John Fanshawe of Dronfield, Derbys.2 educ. G. Inn 1611; Sidney Sussex, Camb. 1613;...

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John Heron, of Chipcase MP (1471 - d.)

Chipchase, being the strongest castle in the valley of the North Tyne, normally held a garrison of fifty horsemen in times of war with Scotland, and the Herons became almost hereditary Keepers of Tynda...

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Sir John Heron, of Chipcase MP (1499 - 1562)

John Heron of Chipchase, married Joan, da. of Sir Nicholas Ridley of Willimoteswyke. From In 1536 the Catholic rising known as the Pilgrimage of Grace collapsed. This was an attempt to prevent the ...

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Sir George Heron, of Chipchase, MP MP (1515 - 1575)

Sir George Heron of Chipchasehouse Sir George Heron was the Keeper of Redesdale before 1573 (noted in Sep 1597 (CBP I  402), and Captain of Harbottle Castle. His death at the Reidswire noted i...

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Thomas Chamber, of Raby Cote MP (b. - 1586)

Tombstone inscription Oct 21, 1586. Here lyeth Anne Musgrave being murdered the 19th of the said month by With the shot if a pistol in her own house of Raby Cote by one Robert Beckworth. She was daug...

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Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet MP (1771 - 1832)

Sir Walter Scott, 1st Baronet (15 August 1771 – 21 September 1832) was a Scottish historical novelist, playwright, and poet, popular throughout much of the world during his time. Scott was the...

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William "Boltfoot" Scott of Harden, 1st Laird MP (b. - 1561)

The second son, WILLIAM SCOTT, was the first laird of Harden, having acquired the estate from Lord Home in 1501. Almost all that is known of this branch of the Scott clan is derived from the researches...

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Walter "Auld Wat" Scott of Harden, 2nd Laird MP (c.1563 - 1629)

Walter Scott of Harden (b. bef. 1563 - d.1629), also known as Auld Wat, was a notorious Border Reiver. Wat was born before 1563 when he was recognised as his father's heir by precept of clare constat, ...

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Sir William Scott of Harden, 3rd Laird MP (1596 - 1655)

Sir William Scott of Harden, Sheriff of Selkirk. Sex: M, Birth: 11 SEP 1596 in Harden, Roxburghshire, Scotland and died 1655 in Harden, Roxburghshire, Scotland Sir William Scott, of Harden, a man of ...

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Agnes "Muckle mou’d Meg" Scott MP (c.1601 - d.)

SIR WILLIAM SCOTT was a favourite of James VI., by whom he was knighted in the lifetime of his father. He obtained also charters of various lands in the Border counties. He embraced the cause of Charle...

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Jack Musgrave Capt. of Bewcastle, Knt. MP (deceased)

A hero of the battle of Solway Moss.  Fought December 14, 1542, between the Scottish invading army, under Oliver Sinclair, and a band of 500 English borderers, under Thomas Dacre and John Musgra...

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John Musgrave MP (b. - 1594)

In OCT 1531 Involved in a fray with the family Armstrong over disputed horses. An Armstrong was killed. Family parents: Jack MUSGRAVE b: in (a bastard son) & Jane CHAMBER Married Jane BRA...

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Richard Musgrave (b. - c.1587)

OCT 1531 Involved in a fray with the family Armstrong over disputed horses. An Armstrong was killed. parents: Jack MUSGRAVE b: in (a bastard son) & Jane CHAMBER Married Unknown Mabel ...

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Anne Chambers MP (b. - 1586)

Tombstone inscription Oct 21, 1586. Here lyeth Anne Musgrave being murdered the 19th of the said month by With the shot if a pistol in her own house of Raby Cote by one Robert Beckworth. She was da...

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William Douglas, 6th Earl of Douglas MP (c.1423 - 1440)

[ ] William Douglas, 6th Earl of Douglas was born circa 1424.2 He was the son of Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Douglas and Lady Eupheme Graham.1 He married Janet Lindsay, daughter of Alexander Lindsay...

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Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Douglas MP (c.1390 - 1439)

[ ] M, #108096, b. 1390, d. 26 June 1439 '''Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Douglas''' was born in 1390.1 He was the son of Archibald Douglas, 4th Earl of Douglas and Margaret Stewart, Lady of Gal...

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Walter Scott, 3rd Lord of Buccleuch MP (c.1495 - 1552)

From the English Wikipedia page on Walter Scott: Sir Walter Scott of Branxholme and Buccleuch, 3rd lord of Buccleuch (c. 1495–killed 4 October 1552), known as "Wicked Wat", was a nobleman of t...

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Sarah Irving (c.1641 - d.)

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Robert de Leyburn, High Sheriff of Lancashire (1273 - 1327)

Robert de Leyburn (1273-1327) Robert de Leyburn: From Aykhurst in Cumberland, but also with lands in Hope and Salford. He was born in 1273, and married Sarah de Harcla in about 1316. During his per...

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John Stewart, 3rd Earl of Buchan MP (c.1380 - 1424)

[ ] John Stewart, 3rd Earl of Buchan was born circa 1381.1 He was the son of Robert Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany and Muriel Keith.1 He married Lady Elizabeth Douglas, daughter of Archibald Douglas, 4t...

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Lady Elizabeth Douglas MP (1474 - d.)

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Sir Archibald Douglas of Kilspindie MP (1475 - c.1540)

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Gavin Douglas, Bishop Of Dunkeld MP (c.1472 - 1522)

Gavin Douglas was born circa 1475. He was the son of Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Angus and Elizabeth Boyd. He died in September 1522 Gavin Douglas wrote the book The Palace of Honour, published 15...

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Helen Douglas of Angus MP (c.1422 - 1486)

1. Lady Helen Douglas (d. after 20 Nov 1486), mar. (1) bef. 1460 William [Graham], 2nd Lord Graham, and (2) bef. 1478 as his second wife James [Ogilvy], 1st Lord Ogilvy of Airlie, and had issue by her ...

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Sir William Douglas of Glenbervie, Kt. MP (c.1471 - 1513)

Sir William Douglas was born between 1470 and 1475. He was the son of Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Angus and Elizabeth Boyd. He married Elizabeth Auchinleck, daughter of James Auchinleck of Glenbervi...

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George Douglas, Master of Angus MP (1469 - 1513)

George Douglas, Master of Angus (1469–9 September 1513) was a Scottish Nobleman. The son of Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Angus and Elizabeth Boyd, daughter of Robert Boyd, 1st Lord Boyd, he wa...

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Archibald Douglas, 8th Earl of Angus MP (1555 - 1588)

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Elizabeth Somerville (Douglas) (1305 - 1357)

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Margaret of Mar, Countess of Mar MP (c.1338 - 1393)

-------------------- Margaret of Mar (d. c. 1391) was Countess of Mar in her own right. She was a daughter of Domhnall II of Mar and after the death of her childless brother Thomas became Countes...

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James Douglas, 2nd Earl of Douglas and Mar MP (c.1358 - 1388)

Only son of William Douglas, Earl of Douglas; second Earl of Douglas; a distinguished chieftain. Sir James Douglas, 2nd Earl of Douglas and Mar (c. 1358 – 14 August 1388) was an influential ...

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Muriel Douglas (1287 - 1318)

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William Douglas, 1st Earl of Douglas & Mar MP (c.1323 - 1384)

William Douglas, 1st Earl of Douglas Born 1327 Scotland Died May 1384 Douglas, South Lanarkshire Buried 1384 Melrose Abbey[1] Father Sir Archibald Douglas Mother Beatrice Lindsay Spouse(s...

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Elizabeth Crichton MP (1413 - 1478)

Name: Elizabeth Erskine, 1415 - ?, , [20] Birth: 1415 at Kinoull; Sanquhar; Perthshire; Scotland Marriage: ? at ? to Robert Crichton III, 1409 - 17 Oct 1478 Children: 1. Christian Crichton 1...

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Sir John Douglas of Lothian MP (1320 - 1350)

Sir John Douglas of Lothian Death: 25 Jan 1350  [4] Cause: killed by David Barclay.  Father: James Douglas, of Hermiston and of Lothian  Mother: Joan John Douglas was t...

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Joanna (Jonet) Douglas, Lady Yester MP (c.1325 - 1400)

In Summary: Hugh Giffard III ( c. 1322-1365) married Joanna Douglas in 1345/46. After the death of Hugh Giffard, Joanna Douglas married Sir Nigel Cunningham as her second husband in 1366. Joanna Dougla...

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Joanna Moray, Lady of Drumersgard MP (c.1339 - c.1409)

[ ] Joan Moray was born between 1339 and 1354. She was the daughter of Morice Moray, 1st Earl of Strathearn and Joan Menteith .1,2 She married, firstly, Sir Thomas Moray, Lord of Bothwel l, son of ...

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Mary Douglas (c.1320 - d.)

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Archibald Douglas "The Grim", 3rd Earl of Douglas MP (c.1325 - c.1400)

Ben M. Angel notes: For the death location: Sources supporting Threave Castle: Darryl Lundy's Peerage page for Archibald Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas, and the English Wikipedia page for Threave C...

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Marjorie Douglas, Countess of Atholl MP (1377 - c.1421)

Marjorie Douglas, daughter of Archibald the Grim, the third Earl of Douglas 'Marjorie Douglas1 F, #107987, d. before 11 May 1421 'Marjorie Douglas was the daughter of Archibald Douglas, 3rd E...

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Catherine Douglas MP (c.1346 - d.)

parents: Sir Archibald Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas2 b. c 1325, d. 24 Dec 1400 & Joanna Moray2 d. b Aug 1409 Married  William de Vaux, d 1364 Lord of Dirleton, son of Thomas de Vaux.2 ...

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James, 2nd Lord Douglas of Dalkeith MP (c.1390 - 1457)

ii)         JAMES Douglas (-[8 Sep 1456/14 Mar 1458]).  m ELIZABETH Gifford, daughter of JAMES Gifford of Sheriffhall & his wife --- (-aft...

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William Douglas of Nithsdale MP (c.1364 - c.1392)

-------------------- Sir William Douglas of Nithsdale (c. 1370 – c. 1392) was a Scottish Knight and Northern Crusader. Early life William Douglas was an illegitimate son of Archibald the...

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Joan Rutherford MP (c.1360 - 1421)

Mentioned in The Rutherfurds of that Ilk, and their cadets. by Thomas H. Cockburn-Hood (Edinburgh 1884) pages vii ( )

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Mary Douglas MP (c.1368 - 1421)

Mary Douglas, daughter of Archibald fourth earl of Douglas and first duke of Turenne, by lady Margaret Stewart his wife, daughter of king Robert III.

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Helen Douglas (1396 - d.)

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Elizabeth Douglas, Dowager Countess of Buchan MP (c.1394 - c.1451)

[ ] Lady Elizabeth Douglas was born between 1385 and 1401. She was the daughter of Archibald Douglas, 4th Earl of Douglas and Margaret Stewart, Lady of Galloway.1 She married, thirdly, William Sincla...

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Margaret Stewart, Lady of Galloway MP (c.1367 - c.1450)

Margaret Stewart, Lady of Galloway was born between 1367 and 1385. Eldest daughter of King Robert the Third, and sister to King James the First. She was the daughter of Robert III Stewart, King of ...

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Archibald Douglas, 4th Earl of Douglas MP (c.1370 - 1424)

[ []] Archibald Douglas, 4th Earl of Douglas was born circa 1370.3 He was the son of Archibald Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas and Joan Moray .2 He married Margaret Stewart, Lady of Galloway , daugh...

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Thomas Boyd, 4th Baron of Kilmarnock MP (c.1375 - 1432)

Thomas Boyd , 4th feudal Baron of Kilmarnock; Dnus de Kylmornowe was born about 1385 in Dean Castle, Kilmarnock, county Ayr, Scotland, and died there on 7 Jul 1432 Scotland. Parents: Robert Boyd, 3rd...

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Sir Thomas de Umfreville MP (c.1321 - 1387)

Thomas de Umfreville was the son of Robert de Umfreville, 9th Earl of Angus and Alienor (?).1 He married Joan de Roddam, daughter of Adam de Roddam, although is questionable if this marriage actually o...

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Sir Thomas de Umfreville, of Riddesdale MP (c.1361 - 1391)

Arms: Gules, semy of cross crosslets and a cinquefoil or Death Date 2/12/1391 or 8/4/1416 Family Group Record FamilySearch™ Ancestral File v4.19 Search Results | Download GEDCOM | Print -...

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Elizabeth Constable (1362 - d.)

Elizabeth Metham1,2,3 F, #29635 Father Sir Thomas Metham2,3 Mother Elizabeth Stapleton b. c 1330, d. b 1400 Elizabeth Metham married Sir William Constable, son of Sir John Constable and Maud Hi...

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Sir John Constable, of Burton Constable MP (1388 - 1451)

John Constable, Knight, of Burton Constable Birth: abt 1388 / or 1400 in Halsham, Patrington, East Ride Yorkshire, England Parents: William (of Halsham) Constable, Elizabeth Metham Married: Mar...

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Elizabeth Douglas MP (c.1458 - 1496)

on 4 March 1467 Elizabeth, daughter of Robert Boyd, 1st Lord Boyd, married Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Angus (1449 – 19 November 1513) as his second wife. 7 children: George Douglas, Ma...

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George Douglas, 4th Earl of Angus MP (c.1417 - 1463)

George Douglas, 4th Earl of Angus  Father  William Douglas, 2nd Earl of Angus, b. Abt 1398, Mar, Aberdeenshire, Scotland   Mother  Margaret Hay Died  12 Mar 1...

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Sir James Douglas of Lothian MP (c.1286 - 1330)

Sir James Douglas (also known as Guid Sir James and the Black Douglas), (1286 – August 25, 1330), was a Scottish soldier and knight who fought in the Scottish Wars of Independence. He was a so...

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Sir William "le Hardi" Douglas, 5th Lord of Douglas MP (c.1255 - c.1298)

Sir William 'Le Hardi' of Douglas was the son of Sir William of Douglas. He died in 1298 at London, England, as a prisoner. Citations 1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffr...

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Gamel, Lord of Musgrave MP (c.1030 - d.)

Is it Scotland or is it England? Well, we know it wasn't Great Britain or the UK back in Gamel's time. According to Wikpedia ( & ), Westmorland was a part of Scotland until 1092, when conquered by ...

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Archibald "Bell the Cat" Douglas, 5th Earl of Angus MP (c.1449 - c.1513)

Archibald Douglas, 5th Earl of Angus (1449 – 19 November 1513), became known as the "Great" Earl of Angus and, perhaps more famously, as "Bell the Cat". Angus, born about 1449 at Tantallon Cas...

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Mary of Scotland, Countess of Angus MP (1380 - 1457)

Lady MARY Stewart (-after 1458, bur Strathblane). m firstly (contract 24 May 1397) GEORGE Douglas 1st Earl of Angus, illegitimate son of WILLIAM Douglas 1st Earl of Douglas & his mistress Mar...

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Lady Eleanor de Bruce MP (c.1333 - 1368)

Lady Eleanor Bruce1 F, #639924 Last Edited=2 Jun 2014 Lady Eleanor Bruce is the daughter of Alexander de Bruce, 1st and last Earl of Carrick and Eleanor Douglas.1 She married William Cunynghame, ...

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Sir Hugh de Cunynghame of Kilmaurs MP (1305 - 1328)

Hugh Cuninghame1 M, #207690 Last Edited=9 Jul 2011 Hugh Cuninghame is the son of Sir Robert de Cuninghame of Kilmaurs.1 He was also known as Hugh Cunynghame.2 Child of Hugh Cuninghame 1.W...

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Edward de Cunynghame of Kilmaurs MP (c.1245 - 1292)

Cunningham History The name Cunningham, which according to some may signify “courage in battle,” could have come from “Cunedda” who was a king of the “Gododdin,&#...

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Mary Stewart MP (1247 - 1326)

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Gilbert de Cuningburgh MP (c.1270 - 1292)

An alternative descent is provided in Burke's Extinct Peerage, a work of lesser reliability than the Scots Peerage: 1. Vernebald 2. Robert fitz Vernebald; married Richenda, daughter of Sir Humphr...

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Robert de Cunynghame of Kilmaurs MP (c.1300 - c.1335)

Sir Robert de Cuninghame of Kilmaurs; swore fealty to Edward I (probably 1296) but later supported Robert I The Bruce who granted him as tentant-in-chief of the Crown the lands of Lambrachtoun and Grug...

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William Cunynghame of Kilmaurs, Earl of Carrick MP (c.1330 - c.1396)

Sir William Cunningham, Earl of Carrick, Sheriff of Ayr1,2,3,4,5 M, #39750, d. between December 1396 and July 1399 Father Hugh Cunningham6 d. a 4 Jul 1328 Sir William Cunningham, Earl of Carrick,...

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Alexander Hamilton of Cambuskeith MP (c.1475 - 1513)

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Sir John Stewart, 1st Seigneur d'Aubigny MP (1381 - 1429)

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Sir John Stewart, 1st Seigneur d"Aubigny: Sir John Stewart, 1st Seigneur d'Aubigny [1] M, #5179, d. 12 February 1428/29 Last Edited=3 Jul 2008 Sir Jo...

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Isobel Kennedy, Lady Grymett MP (1535 - 1590)

In the Register of Sasines for 1601, Patrick's wife is referred to as "Isobel Kennedy, Lady Grymett". This has given rise to all sorts of speculation. Torrence and Allied Families declares that "Sir Pa...

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Gilberto M'ilveyne MP (1510 - 1547)

Notes for GILBERTO M'lLVEYNE: GILBERTO M'ILVENE succeeded his father in possession of Grimmet and Attiquin. He had confirmation of Grimmet from Queen Mary 5-4-1546 as son and heir of Alan. Gilbert ha...

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Sir Walter Stewart of Arthurlie MP (deceased)

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John McIlvaine MP (c.1565 - 1637)

Notes for JOHN McILvANE: From JOHN MCILVANE succeeded his father, Patrick, as Laird of Grimmet in 1613. By marrying Jane Anne Corry (also spelled Corrie), he brought Thomaston Castle and estate int...

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Robert Cunningham, Lord of Kilmaurs, 2nd Earl of Glencairn MP (c.1451 - 1490)

Robert Cunningham, Lord Kilmaurs, 2nd Earl of Glencairn; married before 19 Jul 1476 to Christian Lindsay (died between 1491/92 and 11 Mar 1495/96), eldest daughter of John, 1st Lord Lindsay of the Byre...

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Mariota Maxwell of Calderwood MP (c.1430 - c.1472)

Marlot, daughter of Sir Robert Maxwell of Calderwood. [Magna Charta Sureties] ------------ Janet, daughter of John Maxwell, Master of Maxwell, and Janet Crichton, (m. Sir William Carlyle, 2nd Lord ...

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Alexander Boyd, 3rd Lord Boyd of Kilmarnock MP (c.1452 - c.1508)

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Alexander Boyd, 3rd Lord of Kilmarnock: Alexander Boyd, 3rd Lord Boyd of Kilmarnock married Janet Colville, daughter of Sir Robert Colville and Eupheme Wallace, ...

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Patrick McIlvane, laird of Grimmet MP (1540 - 1613)

Patrick Mcilvane Birth: Before 1540 - Scotland Death: Nov 1613 - Scotland Parents: Gilberto M'Ilvane, Janet Corrie Wife: Isobel Kennedy, Lady Grimmet Children: John McIlvane, Alexander McIl...

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Alison Smart MP (1668 - 1731)

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George Cunningham MP (c.1638 - d.)

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George Cunningham MP (1664 - 1764)

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Thomas Cunningham MP (1737 - d.)

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George Cunningham MP (1715 - d.)

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Margaret Taylor MP (1720 - d.)

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John Cunningham MP (1723 - d.)

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Christian Cunningham MP (1684 - 1748)

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William Cunningham MP (1685 - 1795)

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Alexander Allan MP (1727 - d.)

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Alexander Allan MP (1684 - 1749)

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Elizabeth Agnes Allon MP (1775 - 1847)

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Robert Cunningham, ll MP (1751 - d.)

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Janet Beverage MP (1649 - d.)

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Patrick Quarrier (Currier) MP (1645 - d.)

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William Currier (Quarrier) MP (c.1683 - d.)

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Patrick Currier MP (1709 - d.)

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James Lawson MP (1687 - d.)

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Robert Lawson MP (c.1612 - d.)

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James Lawson MP (deceased)

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Elizabeth Lawson MP (c.1685 - d.)

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William Dick MP (c.1712 - d.)

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Catherine Cunningham MP (1760 - d.)

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