Sir John William Pitt Muir-Mackenzie, 2nd Baronet

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Biographical Summary

"V. Sir John William Pitt Muir-Mackenzie, second Baronet and fifth of Delvine. He married Sophia Matilda, fifth daughter of James Raymond Johnstone of Alva, County Clackmannan, with issue —

  • Alexander, his heir and successor.
  • Robert-Smythe, late Lieutenant-Colonel, R.A. He was born on the 27th of November, 1842, and married on the 17th of October, 1872, Anne-Elizabeth-Augusta, daughter of Captain Charles Kinnaird Johnstone Gordon of Craig", Aberdeenshire, with issue — Robert Cecil, born in 1876, and Georgina Sophia.
  • Cecil Cholmeley, Lieutenant Royal Engineers. He was born in 1843 and died on the 2nd of November, 1863, unmarried.
  • Kenneth Augustus, M.A., C.B., bencher of Lincoln's Inn, Q.C., barrister-at-Iaw. He was born in 1845, Permanent Secretary to the Lord Chancellor since 1880, and Clerk of the Crown in Chancery since 1884. He married in 1874 Amy, daughter of William Graham, M.P., for Glasgow, with issue — William Montague, and three daughters.
  • Montague Johnstone, barrister, late Fellow of Hertford College, Oxford, Recorder of Sandwich. He was born in 1847, and married in 1888, the Hon. Sarah Napier Bruce, daughter of Lord Aberdare, with issue — a daughter, Enid.
  • John William Pitt, Magistrate Indian Civil Service. He was born in 1855, and married on the 2nd of August, 1876, Fanny Louisa, second daughter of Lieutenant-General Montague Cholmeley Johnstone, with issue — two sons and two daughters.
  • Georgina Mary, who on the 24th of November, 1871, married Sir Charles Sebright, K.C.M.G., and died

on the 24th of January, 1874.

  • Lucy Jane Eleanora, who on the 20th of October, 1859, married Bentley, youngest son of William Murray

of Monkland, with issue. She died in 1874.

  • Susan Anne Eliza, unmarried.

Sir John died on the 1st of February, 1855, when he was succeeded by his eldest son."

SOURCE: History of the Mackenzies, with genealogies of the principal families of the name; Alexander Mackenzie; 1894; page 614

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Sir John William Pitt Muir-Mackenzie, 2nd Baronet's Timeline

September 13, 1806
Age 26
July 26, 1840
Age 33
November 27, 1841
Age 35
June 29, 1845
Age 38
September 29, 1847
Age 41
Caputh, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
March 19, 1854
Age 47
February 1, 1855
Age 48