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Angus McDonald (1727 - 1778)

) Angus McDonald (1727 – August 19, 1778) was a prominent Scottish American military officer, frontiersman, sheriff and landowner in Virginia. During the Jacobite rising of 1745, McDonald fo...

12/18/2014

General John Campbell (1727 - 1806)

) General John Campbell, 17th Chief of MacArthur Campbells of Strachur (1727 – 28 August 1806) was a Scottish soldier and senior nobleman, who commanded the British forces at the Siege of Pe...

2/24/2014

Nicholas Purcell, 13th Baron of Loughmoe (1651 – 4 March 1722) was the son of James Purcell of Loughmoe and the maternal nephew of James Butler, 1st Duke of Ormonde. A member of the King's...

1/29/2013

A son of Francis Cockayne who was four times Mayor of Derby and younger brother of Francis Cockayne who was Lord Mayor of London, 1750-51. He was baptised at St. Peter's Derby, in 1697. Appointed L...

1/27/2013

Lt. Colonel John Mordaunt (c.1709 - 1767)

) The Honourable John Mordaunt (c. 1709 – 1767), was a British soldier and politician. Mordaunt was the second son of John Mordaunt, Viscount Mordaunt and Frances Powlett. He was a cornet ...

1/27/2013

) Field Marshal Sir George Howard PC KB (17 June 1718 – 16 July 1796) was a British military officer. Military career Born the son of Thomas Howard and his wife Mary, Howard was commis...

1/27/2013

Lieutenant-General Sir Robert Rich, 5th Baronet (1717 – 19 May 1785) was a British Army general and Governor of Londonderry and Culmore. He fought at the battle of Culloden in 1746 as colo...

1/27/2013

Captain Robert Kerr (b. - 1746)

Lord Robert Kerr (died 1746) was a Scottish nobleman of the Clan Kerr and a son of William Kerr, 3rd Marquess of Lothian. He is thought to have gone on a grand tour of Europe between 1732 and 173...

1/27/2013

General John Huske (c.1692 - 1761)

"'Daddy Huske'"

John Huske (1692? – 18 January 1761) was a British Army general known for his leadership at the Battle of Falkirk and the Battle of Culloden during the Jacobite Rebellion of 1745. From 1749 he...

1/27/2013

Lieutenant (Clan MacLeod), Lieutenant-General (Swedish Army), Regimental Colonel (Highland Scotland), Major-General (British Army) John Mackenzie, Lord MacLeod (1727 - 2 April 1789) born Castle L...

1/26/2013

Lieutenant General Humphrey Bland (1686 – 8 May 1763) was a British Army general who commanded the cavalry at the Battle of Culloden. Military career Bland was commissioned as an ensig...

1/26/2013

Lieutenant General Henry Hawley (c.1679 - 1759)

"Hangman Hawley"

Lieutenant General Henry Hawley (c. 1679 – 24 March 1759) was a British Army officer who entered the army in 1694. Early life He saw service in the War of Spanish Succession as a capta...

1/26/2013

Alexander Fraser (deceased)

Alexander Fraser was heir apparent to the barony and served in the army of Viscount Dundee (Claverhouse) at the Battle of Killiecrankie (1689). Soon thereafter, at a feast at Beauly, the piper was pl...

1/26/2013

General Thomas Forster (1683 - 1738)

Thomas Forster (29 March 1683 – October 1738) was a Northumbrian politician and landowner, who served as general of the Jacobite army in the 1715 Uprising. Life He was a member of the ...

1/26/2013

NOTE* Supporting evidence of Winton last name see sources, (HIS SIGNATURE!) Winton, George Seton, 5th Earl of, 47, 51, 74, 152, 154, 171 Over the centuries, ownership of the castle had passed throu...

1/12/2013

John Graham, 1st Viscount Dundee MP (c.1648 - 1689)

"Bonnie Dundee"

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia John Graham of Claverhouse, 1st Viscount Dundee (c. 21 July 1648 – 27 July 1689), known as the 7th Laird of Claverhouse until raised to the viscountcy in ...

11/25/2012

Archibald Douglas, 2nd Earl of Forfar (1692 - 1715)

"Lord Wandell"

Archibald Douglas, 2nd Earl of Forfar, 3rd Earl of Ormond (25 May 1692 – 8 December 1715) was a Scottish peer. He was the only son of Archibald Douglas, 1st Earl of Forfar, and Robina Lock...

11/11/2012

Biographical Summary " John, fourth titular Duke of Perth , and for the attainder of 1716, seventh Earl of Perth, was born in France in 1714... ...He died of fever, unmarried, 28 September 1747, an...

11/10/2012

General Hugh Mackay MP (c.1640 - 1692)

III. General Hugh Mackay of Scoury, known among his countrymen as An Shenilir Mor, The Great General, to distinguish him from other generals of the name of Mackay. In our memoir of the 3rd Lord Reay we...

10/22/2012

) James Ferguson (d. 1705), of Balmakelly and Kirtonhill, Kincardineshire, was a Scottish major-general, colonel of the Cameronian regiment. Ferguson was the third son of William Ferguson, laird ...

8/2/2012

Major-General John Campbell, 4th Earl of Loudoun (5 May 1705 – 27 April 1782) was a British nobleman and army officer. Early career Campbell inherited the peerage on the death of his f...

6/1/2012

Field Marshal George Wade (1673 – 14 March 1748) was a British Army officer who served in the Nine Years' War, War of the Spanish Succession, Jacobite rising of 1715 and War of the Quadruple A...

5/22/2012

William Boyd (1704 – 18 August 1746), 4th Earl of Kilmarnock, was a Scottish nobleman. William Boyd was educated at Glasgow. Like his father in the rebellion of 1715, William initially sup...

5/21/2012

William Blakeney, 1st Baron Blakeney KB (1672 – 10 September 1761) was an Irish soldier known for his unsuccessful defence of the Spanish island of Minorca following the Battle of Minorca in 1...

5/19/2012

George MacKenzie, 3rd Earl of Cromarty MP (1702 - 1766)

"3rd Earl of Cromartie"

George Mackenzie, 3rd Earl of Cromartie (c. 1703–28 September 1766) was a Scottish nobleman. Life He succeeded his father John, the 2nd earl, in February 1731. In 1745, he joined Cha...

12/7/2011

David Wemyss, soi disant 6th Earl of Wemyss (12 August 1721 – 29 April 1787), generally known as Lord Elcho even after his father's death, was a Scottish peer and Jacobite army officer. Li...

11/5/2011

John Roy Stewart (1700 - 1752)

John Roy Stewart or Stuart or Stiuart (Gaelic: Iain Ruadh Stiùbhart) (1700–1752) was a distinguished officer in the Jacobite army of 1745 and a poet in both Gaelic and in English. H...

7/7/2011

Wikipedia contributors. " George Carpenter, 1st Baron Carpenter ." Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia.

6/27/2011

Col. James Gardiner (1688 - 1745)

) Colonel James Gardiner (11 January 1688 – 21 September 1745) was a Scottish soldier who fought in the British Army, including during the 1745 Jacobite rising. He was born at Carriden, ed...

5/27/2011

Henry St John, 1st Viscount Bolingbroke (16 September 1678 – 12 December 1751) was an English politician, government official and political philosopher. He was a leader of the Tories, and supp...

3/8/2011

AGNEW, Sir ANDREW (1687–1771), lieutenant-general, fifth baronet of Lochnaw, co. Wigton, N.B., and twelfth and last of the hereditary sheriffs of Galloway, was the eldest of the twenty-one child...

12/27/2010

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on George Byng: Admiral Rt. Hon. George Byng, 1st Viscount Torrington [1] M, #174839, b. 27 January 1663/64, d. 17 January 1732/33 Last Edited=14 Aug 2011...

10/14/2010

He died in 1747/48 at Nieuport, Belgium, in exile. He fought in the Battle of Sheriffmuir. In 1715 he was a Jacobite, hence was attainted and his estates forfeited. He was created 1st Lord Lochiel [J...

9/4/2010

Sir George Munro of Culcairn (died 1746) was a Scottish soldier of the 18th century from Ross-shire, Scotland. Lineage George Munro of Culcairn was the second son of Sir Robert Munro, 5th Bar...

1/31/2010

Field Marshal George Townshend, 1st Marquess Townshend, PC (28 February 1724 – 14 September 1807), known as The Viscount Townshend from 1764 to 1787, was a British soldier who reached the ra...

1/29/2010

Donald Cameron of Lochiel (c.1700 – October 1748), was an influential Highland Clan Chief known for his magnanimous and gallant nature. His support of Charles Edward Stuart was instrumental in...

12/10/2009

George Germain, 1st Viscount Sackville PC (26 January 1716 – 26 August 1785), known as Lord George Sackville until 1770 and as Lord George Germain from 1770 to 1782, was a British soldier and ...

10/24/2009

William Drummond, 4th Viscount Strathallan (1690 – 16 April 1746) was a Scottish Jacobite army officer and fourth son of Sir John Drummond of Machany and Margaret, daughter of Sir William Stew...

10/18/2009

William Maxwell, 5th Earl of Nithsdale (1676 – 2 March 1744) was a Catholic nobleman, who took part in the Jacobite Rising of 1715. He was the eldest son of Robert, fourth Earl of Nithsdal...

9/10/2009

Archibald Campbell, 3rd Duke of Argyll MP (1682 - 1761)

"3rd Duke of Argyll"

Archibald Campbell, 3rd Duke of Argyll (b 06.1682, dspl 15.04.1761) Wife: Anne Whitfield (dsp 01.09.1723, dau of Major Walter Whitfield) No Children Mistress: Anne Shireburn (Mrs Williams...

6/17/2009

) Norman MacLeod (Scottish Gaelic: Tormod MacLeòid) (1705 – 1772), also known in his own time and within clan tradition as The Wicked Man (Scottish Gaelic: An Droch Dhuine), was an 18th...

5/17/2009

Lewis Gordon (1718 - 1754)

Lord Lewis Gordon (died 1754) was a Scottish Jacobite. Life Gordon was the third son of Alexander Gordon, 2nd Duke of Gordon, and Lady Henrietta Mordaunt, daughter of Charles Mordaunt, 3rd Ea...

4/30/2009

George Gordon, 1st Duke of Gordon MP (1649 - 1716)

"Marquess of Huntly", "Earl of Enzie"

George Gordon, 1st Duke of Gordon KT, PC (1649 – 7 December 1716), known as Marquess of Huntly from 1661 to 1684, was a Scottish peer. He was created a Knight of the Thistle , 1687 , Geo...

4/10/2009

6th Viscount of Kenmure. He was a Scottish Jacobite. Captured at Preston and beheaded at the Tower of London. See more information on Wikipedia. William Gordon, 6th Viscount of Kenmure and Lord Loc...

4/4/2009

Field Marshal Henry Seymour Conway (1721 – 9 July 1795) was a British general and statesman. A brother of the 1st Marquess of Hertford, and cousin of Horace Walpole, he began his military care...

3/17/2009

Major General James P. Wolfe MP (1727 - 1759)

Major General James P. Wolfe (2 January 1727 – 13 September 1759) was a British Army officer, known for his training reforms but remembered chiefly for his victory over the French in Canada. T...

3/12/2009

General Edward Wolfe (1685–1759) was a British army officer who saw action in the War of the Spanish Succession, 1715 Jacobite Rebellion and the War of Jenkins Ear. He is best known as the fat...

3/12/2009

Rob Roy MacGregor MP (c.1671 - 1734)

"Red MacGregor", "the Scottish Robin Hood", "Raibeart Ruadh"

Rob Roy or alternately Red MacGregor, was a famous Scottish folk hero and outlaw of the early 18th century, who is sometimes known as the Scottish Robin Hood. Rob Roy is anglicised from the Scottish ...

3/2/2009

General Alexander Gordon, 2nd Duke of Gordon (c. 1678 – 28 November 1728), styled Earl of Enzie until 1684 and the Marquess of Huntly from 1684 to 1716, was a Scottish peer. He fought with...

2/11/2009

Sir John Cope KB (1690 - 1760)

From the book, "Baronetage of England," printed for John Stockdale, published 1806: Sir John, 6th Baronet Cope of Hanwell, married Alice, the daughter of Sir Humphrey Monnoux, Baronet of Wotton, in Bed...

2/1/2009

Lt.-Gen. Lord George Murray MP (1694 - 1760)

Burkes Peerage Extract (Full document attached) 5a George; born 4 Oct 1694; Ensign Roy Scots 1712; Jacobite 1715, escaped abroad; returned with his brother Marquess of Tullibardine 1719, when alleged...

12/22/2008

Charles Moore, 1st Marquess of Dogheda (1730 - 1822)

"1st Marquess of Drogheda"

Charles Moore, 1st Marquess of Drogheda was born on 29 June 1730.1 He married Lady Anne Seymour-Conway, daughter of Francis Seymour-Conway, 1st Marquess of Hertford and Lady Isabella Fitzroy, on 15 Feb...

12/22/2008

12/22/2008

"Lieutenant-General Willem Anne van Keppel, 2nd Earl of Albemarle KG, KB, PC, ADC (5 June 1702 – 22 December 1754) was a British diplomat and an American colonist." ===========================...

12/22/2008

12/16/2008

James Maule, 4th Earl of Panmure (c. 1658 – 11 April 1723) was a Scottish peer. Born in Monifieth, Scotland, James Maule lived at Ballumbie and became the 4th Earl of Panmure in 1686 on th...

12/16/2008

George Keith, 9th Earl Marischal MP (c.1694 - 1778)

"10th Earl Marischal"

The last Earl Marischal. Some sources use different numbering, so that the final earl was the 10th Earl Marischal and not the 9th. George Keith, 9th Earl Marischal, in youth was made Lord Keith, by...

12/16/2008

William Mackenzie, 5th Earl of Seaforth (died 1740) was a Scottish nobleman. He who joined the Jacobite standard at Braemar, during the rising of 1715, and then, having raised 3000 men, was prese...

11/27/2008

John Erskine, 22nd and de jure 6th Earl of Mar (1675 - 1732)

""Bobbing Jock""

John Erskine, 22nd and de jure 6th Earl of Mar, KT (1675 – May 1732), Scottish Jacobite, was the eldest son of the 21st Earl of Mar (who died in 1689), from whom he inherited estates that were...

10/18/2008

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir Robert Munro of Foulis, 6th Baronet (24 August 1684 – 17 January 1746) was a soldier-politician whose life followed an 18th century pattern. He fought in s...

9/4/2008

He was created a Knight of the Thistle , 1716 , Burke's Peerage Extract JOHN GORDON later SUTHERLAND (1690), 16th Earl of Sutherland , KT (1716), PC (S 1687, Feb 1689/90 and Feb 1702/3, GB Jan 17...

9/2/2008

Charles Grey, 1st Earl Grey, KB PC (23 October 1729 – 14 November 1807) was one of the most important British generals of the 18th century. He was the fourth son of Sir Henry Grey, 1st Baronet...

8/3/2008

James Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Derwentwater (c.1689 - 1716)

"der/wentwater"

Wikipedia James Radclyffe, 3rd Earl of Derwentwater (26 June 1689 – 24 February 1716) was an English Jacobite, executed for treason. His death is remembered in an English traditional ballad, "...

7/20/2008

Charles Radclyffe (3 September 1693 in Little Parndon, Essex – 8 December 1746 in London) titular 5th Earl of Derwentwater, who claimed the title Fifth Earl of Derwentwater, was an early Scott...

7/20/2008

6/14/2008

other possible birth dates are 19 March 1725 8 March 1726 another possible burial place (according to nndb website) is St. Paul's Cathedral, London, England ==================================...

5/20/2008

Simon Fraser, 11th Lord Lovat MP (c.1667 - 1747)

"The Fox"

"Simon Fraser, 11th Lord Lovat (c. 1667 – 9 April 1747, London), was a Scottish Jacobite and Chief of Clan Fraser, who was famous for his violent feuding and his changes of allegiance. In 1715, ...

5/17/2008

John Lyon, 5th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne (1696 – 13 November 1715) was a Scottish peer and the son of John Lyon, 4th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne. He died fighting with the Jacobite...

5/12/2008

James Butler, 2nd Duke of Ormonde KG, KT (April 29, 1665 – November 16, 1745), Irish statesman and soldier, son of Thomas Butler, Earl of Ossory and his wife Emilia von Nassau, Countess of Oss...

3/30/2008

A Patriot of the American Revolution for VIRGINIA with the rank of SERGEANT. DAR Ancestor #: A067400 from Scott County, Virginia - Faces & Places: William LAWSON by pat jones in Headstones Will...

3/29/2008

Field Marshal James Francis Edward Keith was born on 4 June 1696. He died on 14 October 1758 at age 62 at Hochkirck, killed in action. He was the son of William Keith, 8th Earl Marischal and Lady Mar...

2/10/2008

Died unmarried and without issues Links: The Peerage Geneall Wikipedia: English Deutsch " Duke of Cumberland, William, Duke of Cumberland ", Westminster Abbey

1/26/2008

Brigadier General William Mackintosh, Laird of Borlum (1658 - 1743)

"Mackintosh of Borlum"

Brigadier William Mackintosh, Laird of Borlum (1658–1743) usually known as Mackintosh of Borlum was a leader of the Jacobite rebellion of 1715 and a member of the Clan Mackintosh. The lead...

11/2/2007

Wikipedia Biographical Summary " Sir Harry Munro, 7th Baronet (c. 1720 – 12 June 1781) was 25th Baron and the 28th chief of the Clan Munro. He was a Scottish soldier and politician. He was loy...

9/9/2007

John succeeded his father in 1770, became the first President of the Highland Society of Scotland and married a celebrated beauty, Elizabeth Gunning, widow of the sixth Duke of Hamilton, in 1759. Both ...

8/19/2007

Hugh Mercer was born in Scotland. He was baptized in January 1726. He emigrated to America and married Isabella Gordon of Virginia. General Hugh Mercer served in the American Revolutionary War and was ...

7/26/2007

Charles Edward Stuart "Bonnie Prince Charlie" MP (1720 - 1788)

"Bonnie Prince Charlie", "Charles Edward the Young /Pretender/", "The Young Pretender", "Bonnie Prince Charlie; Charles III (by supporters)", "Bonnie Prince Charlie or The Young Pretender last legitimate heirs of the House of Stuart"

Charles Edward Stuart (31 December 1720 – 31 January 1788) was the exiled Jacobite claimant to the thrones of England, Scotland, and Ireland. He is most commonly known in English and Scots as Bo...

5/3/2007

Prince James, Prince of Wales (James Francis Edward Stuart; "The Old Pretender" or "The Old Chevalier"; 10 June 1688 – 1 January 1766) was the son of the deposed James II and VII. As such, he cl...

5/2/2007