Frances Erskine1

F, #10871, b. circa 1773, d. 1 February 1798
Last Edited=30 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.09%
     Frances Erskine was born circa 1773.2 She was the daughter of General Sir William Erskine of Torry, 1st Bt. and Frances Moray. She married Lt.-Gen. William Wemyss, son of Hon. James Wemyss of Wemyss and Lady Elizabeth Sutherland, on 16 September 1788.1 She died on 1 February 1798.1
     Her married name became Wemyss.

Children of Frances Erskine and Lt.-Gen. William Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.

Lady Emma Hay1

F, #10872, d. 17 July 1841
Last Edited=30 Dec 2019
     Lady Emma Hay was the daughter of William Hay, 17th Earl of Erroll and Alicia Eliot.1 She married Rear-Admiral James Erskine Wemyss of Wemyss, son of Lt.-Gen. William Wemyss and Frances Erskine, on 8 August 1826.2 She died on 17 July 1841.1
     Her married name became Wemyss.

Children of Lady Emma Hay and Rear-Admiral James Erskine Wemyss of Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1337. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Augusta Millicent Anne Mary Kennedy-Erskine1,2

F, #10873, b. 11 May 1831, d. 11 February 1895
Last Edited=30 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Augusta Millicent Anne Mary Kennedy-Erskine was born posthumously on 11 May 1831.1 She was the daughter of Hon. John Kennedy-Erskine and Lady Augusta Fitz-Clarence.3 She was baptised on 16 June 1831 at Dun, Angus, Scotland.2 She married James Hay Erskine-Wemyss, son of Rear-Admiral James Erskine Wemyss of Wemyss and Lady Emma Hay, on 17 May 1855.3 She died on 11 February 1895 at age 63.3
     Her married name became Erskine-Wemyss.

Children of Augusta Millicent Anne Mary Kennedy-Erskine and James Hay Erskine-Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S522] Edmund Lodge, compiler, The Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire, 80th edition (London, U.K.: Kelly's Directories Ltd, 1911), page 148. Hereinafter cited as Peerage and Baronetage of the British Empire, 80th edition.
  2. [S474] FamilySearch, online http://www.familysearch.com. Hereinafter cited as FamilySearch.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S21] L. G. Pine, The New Extinct Peerage 1884-1971: Containing Extinct, Abeyant, Dormant and Suspended Peerages With Genealogies and Arms (London, U.K.: Heraldry Today, 1972), page 292. Hereinafter cited as The New Extinct Peerage.

Lady Lillian Mary Paulet1

F, #10874, b. 26 July 1859, d. 11 November 1952
Last Edited=25 May 2020
     Lady Lillian Mary Paulet was born on 26 July 1859.2 She was the daughter of John Paulet, 14th Marquess of Winchester and Hon. Mary Montagu.2 She married Randolph Gordon Erskine-Wemyss of Wemyss, son of James Hay Erskine-Wemyss and Augusta Millicent Anne Mary Kennedy-Erskine, on 18 July 1884.1 She and Randolph Gordon Erskine-Wemyss of Wemyss were divorced in 1898.1 She died on 11 November 1952 at age 93.1
     Her married name became Erskine-Wemyss.

Children of Lady Lillian Mary Paulet and Randolph Gordon Erskine-Wemyss of Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4125. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Eva Cecilia Margaret Wellesley1

F, #10875, d. 4 March 1948
Last Edited=2 Mar 2013
     Lady Eva Cecilia Margaret Wellesley was the daughter of William Henry Wellesley, 2nd Earl Cowley and Emily Gwendoline Williams.1 She married Randolph Gordon Erskine-Wemyss of Wemyss, son of James Hay Erskine-Wemyss and Augusta Millicent Anne Mary Kennedy-Erskine, on 23 November 1898.1 She died on 4 March 1948.2
     Her married name became Erskine-Wemyss.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 936. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Lady Isabella Margaret Hay1,2

F, #10876, b. 22 February 1800, d. 28 July 1868
Last Edited=31 Dec 2019
     Lady Isabella Margaret Hay was born on 22 February 1800 at Cruden, Aberdeenshire, ScotlandG.2 She was the daughter of William Hay, 17th Earl of Erroll and Alicia Eliot.1 She married Lt.-Gen. William Wemyss, son of Lt.-Gen. William Wemyss and Frances Erskine, on 14 April 1820.1 She died on 28 July 1868 at age 68.1
     Her married name became Wemyss.

Children of Lady Isabella Margaret Hay and Lt.-Gen. William Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1336. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3508] S. Thomson, "email: Kirwan Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 January 2009 - 12 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "email: Kirwan Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Francis Charteris, Lord Elcho1

M, #10877, b. 31 January 1748/49, d. 20 January 1808
Last Edited=29 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.24%
     Francis Charteris, Lord Elcho was born on 31 January 1748/49.2 He was the son of Francis Charteris, 7th Earl of Wemyss and Lady Catherine Gordon.2 He married Susan Tracy-Keck, daughter of Anthony Tracy-Keck and Lady Susan Hamilton, on 18 July 1771.3 He died on 20 January 1808 at age 58.2
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Haddington Burghs between 1780 and 1787.3 He was admitted to Royal Company of Archers in 1786.2 He was styled as Lord Elcho after 1787.2

Children of Francis Charteris, Lord Elcho and Susan Tracy-Keck

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume VIII, page 502. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XI, page 181.

Francis Charteris-Wemyss-Douglas, 8th Earl of Wemyss1

M, #10878, b. 15 April 1772, d. 28 June 1853
Last Edited=29 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.34%
     Francis Charteris-Wemyss-Douglas, 8th Earl of Wemyss was born on 15 April 1772.1 He was the son of Francis Charteris, Lord Elcho and Susan Tracy-Keck.1 He married Margaret Campbell, daughter of Walter Campbell, 9th of Skipness and 3rd of Shawfield and Eleanora Kerr, on 31 May 1794.2 He died on 28 June 1853 at age 81.1
     His name was legally changed to Francis Charteris-Wemyss-Douglas.1 He was given the name of Francis Charteris at birth.1 He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He was Aide-de-Camp to Commander of Forces, Scotland, his great-uncle, Lord Adam Gordon.1 He succeeded as the 8th Earl of Wemyss [S., 1633] on 23 December 1810.1 He succeeded as the 4th Lord Douglas of Neidpath, Lyne and Munard [S., 1697] on 23 December 1810.3 He succeeded as the 4th Viscount of Peebles [S., 1697] on 23 December 1810.3 He succeeded as the 4th Earl of March [S., 1697] on 23 December 1810.3 He succeeded as the 8th Lord Elcho and Methil [S., 1633] on 23 December 1810.1 He succeeded as the 8th Lord Wemyss of Elcho [S., 1628] on 23 December 1810.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Peebles-shire between 1821 and 1858.1 He was created 1st Baron Wemyss of Wemyss, co. Fife [U.K.] on 17 July 1821.1

Children of Francis Charteris-Wemyss-Douglas, 8th Earl of Wemyss and Margaret Campbell

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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 340. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 15th ed.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S34] BP1970 page 865. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S34]

Francis Wemyss-Charteris, 9th Earl of Wemyss1

M, #10879, b. 14 August 1795, d. 1 January 1883
Last Edited=26 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.22%
     Francis Wemyss-Charteris, 9th Earl of Wemyss was born on 14 August 1795.1 He was the son of Francis Charteris-Wemyss-Douglas, 8th Earl of Wemyss and Margaret Campbell.1 He married Lady Louisa Bingham, daughter of Richard Bingham, 2nd Earl of Lucan and Lady Elizabeth Belasyse, on 22 August 1817 at Paris, FranceG.2 He died on 1 January 1883 at age 87.1
     He was educated at Christ Church, Oxford University, Oxford, Oxfordshire, England.1 He was admitted to Royal Company of Archers.1 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in 1842.1 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Peebles-shire between 1850 and 1880.1 He succeeded as the 9th Lord Wemyss of Elcho [S., 1633] on 28 June 1853.1 He succeeded as the 5th Viscount of Peebles [S., 1697] on 28 June 1853.1 He succeeded as the 5th Earl of March [S., 1697] on 28 June 1853.1 He succeeded as the 9th Earl of Wemyss [S., 1633] on 28 June 1853.1 He succeeded as the 5th Lord Douglas of Neidpath, Lyne and Munard [S., 1697] on 28 June 1853.1 He succeeded as the 9th Lord Elcho and Methil [S., 1633] on 28 June 1853.1 He succeeded as the 2nd Baron Wemyss of Wemyss, co. Fife [U.K., 1821] on 28 June 1853.1

Children of Francis Wemyss-Charteris, 9th Earl of Wemyss and Lady Louisa Bingham

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4123. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 338. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 48. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Catherine Gordon1

F, #10880, b. 2 December 1723, d. 21 January 1786
Last Edited=26 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.11%
     Lady Catherine Gordon was born on 2 December 1723 at ScotlandG.2 She was the daughter of Alexander Gordon, 2nd Duke of Gordon and Lady Henrietta Mordaunt.1 She married Francis Charteris, 7th Earl of Wemyss, son of James Wemyss, 5th Earl of Wemyss and Janet Charteris, on 12 September 1745.1 She died on 21 January 1786 at age 62 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, ScotlandG.2
     From 12 September 1745, her married name became Charteris.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2012. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S145] George Naylor, The Register's of Thorrington (n.n.: n.n., 1888). Hereinafter cited as Registers of Thorrington.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]