Sir William Ruthven1

M, #109681
Last Edited=17 Apr 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Sir William Ruthven is the son of Maj.-Gen. Sir John Ruthven and Lady Barbara Leslie.2 He married Lady Catherine Douglas, daughter of William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Douglas and Lady Mary Gordon, after 1648.1
     He lived at Dunglass, Scotland.3 He lived at Douglas, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 1282. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Isabel Douglas1

F, #109682, b. circa April 1642, d. 2 December 1691
Last Edited=26 Dec 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.88%
     Lady Isabel Douglas was born circa April 1642.1 She was the daughter of William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Douglas and Lady Mary Gordon.1 She was baptised on 21 May 1642 at Canongate, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.2 She married William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Queensberry, son of James Douglas, 2nd Earl of Queensberry and Lady Margaret Stewart, in 1657.2 She died on 2 December 1691.

Children of Lady Isabel Douglas and William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Queensberry

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 1282. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [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 X, page 694. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Queensberry1

M, #109683, b. 1637, d. 28 March 1695
Last Edited=20 Oct 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.17%
William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Queensberry
by Henry Gascars 2
     William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Queensberry was born in 1637.1 He was the son of James Douglas, 2nd Earl of Queensberry and Lady Margaret Stewart. He married Lady Isabel Douglas, daughter of William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Douglas and Lady Mary Gordon, in 1657.1 He died on 28 March 1695.1
     He gained the title of 1st Marquess of Queensberry.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of Nationary Biography.3
     

Children of William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Queensberry and Lady Isabel Douglas

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 X, page 694. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.

Lady Jean Douglas1

F, #109684, b. between 1643 and 1655
Last Edited=12 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.88%
     Lady Jean Douglas was born between 1643 and 1655.1 She was the daughter of William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Douglas and Lady Mary Gordon.1 She married James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth, son of James Drummond, 3rd Earl of Perth and Lady Anne Gordon, on 18 January 1670.1
     She was also known as Jane Douglas. From 18 January 1670, her married name became Drummond.1

Children of Lady Jean Douglas and James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 1282. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth1

M, #109685, b. circa 1649, d. 11 May 1716
Last Edited=23 Dec 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.39%
James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth
by Godfrey Kneller 2
     James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth was born circa 1649.3 He was the son of James Drummond, 3rd Earl of Perth and Lady Anne Gordon. He married, firstly, Lady Jean Douglas, daughter of William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Douglas and Lady Mary Gordon, on 18 January 1670.1 He married by contract, secondly, Lilias Drummond, daughter of Sir James Drummond, 2nd of Machany and Anna Hay, on 5 October 1676.3 He married, thirdly, Lady Mary Gordon, daughter of Lewis Gordon, 3rd Marquess of Huntly and Mary Grant, circa January 1685/86.4 He died on 11 May 1716.4
     He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Perth on 2 June 1675.1 He gained the title of 1st Duke of Perth [Jacobite] on 10 March 1689/90.5 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.6
     

Child of James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth and Lady Mary Gordon

Children of James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth and Lady Jean Douglas

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 1282. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  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 XII/2, page 69. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume X, page 483.
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume X, page 482.
  6. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  7. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2195. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Lady Lucy Douglas1

F, #109686, b. between 1644 and 1654, d. 8 January 1713
Last Edited=8 Mar 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.88%
Lady Lucy Douglas
by John Michael Wright, 1660 2
     Lady Lucy Douglas was born between 1644 and 1654.1 She was the daughter of William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Douglas and Lady Mary Gordon.1 A contract for the marriage of Lady Lucy Douglas and Robert Maxwell, 4th Earl of Nithsdale was signed on 25 March 1669.1 She died on 8 January 1713.1
      From after 25 March 1669, her married name became Maxwell.

Children of Lady Lucy Douglas and Robert Maxwell, 4th Earl of Nithsdale

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 1282. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1882. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert Maxwell, 4th Earl of Nithsdale1

M, #109687, b. circa January 1628, d. before 23 March 1682/83
Last Edited=13 Dec 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.31%
     Robert Maxwell, 4th Earl of Nithsdale was born circa January 1628.2 He was the son of John Maxwell, 3rd Earl of Nithersdale and Elizabeth Gordon.3 A contract for the marriage of Robert Maxwell, 4th Earl of Nithsdale and Lady Lucy Douglas was signed on 25 March 1669.1 He died before 23 March 1682/83.3
     He gained the title of 4th Earl of Nithsdale.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Lord Herries of Terregles [S., 1490] in 1677.3

Children of Robert Maxwell, 4th Earl of Nithsdale and Lady Lucy Douglas

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 1282. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [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 IX, page 563. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1882. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir James Douglas, 1st Lord Mordington1

M, #109688, b. circa 1591, d. 11 February 1656
Last Edited=21 Jan 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.43%
     Sir James Douglas, 1st Lord Mordington was born circa 1591.1 He was the son of William Douglas, 10th Earl of Angus and Elizabeth Oliphant.1 He married, firstly, Anne Oliphant, daughter of Laurence Oliphant, 5th Lord Oliphant and Lilias Maderty, before July 1624.1 He married, secondly, Lady Elizabeth Hay, daughter of Francis Hay, 9th Earl of Erroll and Lady Elizabeth Douglas, before 20 May 1643.2 He died on 11 February 1656.1
     He held the office of Provost of Abernethy before 1608.1 He was invested as a Knight between 1625 and 1627.1 He was created 1st Lord Mordington [Scotland] on 14 November 1641.3 He lived at Mordington, Berwickshire, Scotland.1 He fought in the Battle of Worcester on 3 September 1651, where he was captured by the Parliamentarians.1

Children of Sir James Douglas, 1st Lord Mordington

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 1283. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [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 XI, page 626. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S8] BP1999. [S8]
  4. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Anne Oliphant1

F, #109689
Last Edited=5 May 2011
     Anne Oliphant was the daughter of Laurence Oliphant, 5th Lord Oliphant and Lilias Maderty.2,3 She married Sir James Douglas, 1st Lord Mordington, son of William Douglas, 10th Earl of Angus and Elizabeth Oliphant, before July 1624.1
      From before July 1624, her married name became Douglas. As a result of her marriage, Anne Oliphant was styled as Lady Mordington on 14 November 1641.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 1283. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [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 X, page 55. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Laurence Oliphant, 5th Lord Oliphant1

M, #109690, b. 25 March 1583, d. before October 1630
Last Edited=5 May 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.67%
     Laurence Oliphant, 5th Lord Oliphant was born on 25 March 1583.1 He was the son of Laurence Oliphant, Master of Oliphant and Lady Christian Douglas.1,2 A contract for the marriage of Laurence Oliphant, 5th Lord Oliphant and Lilias Maderty was signed on 29 October 1603.2 He died before October 1630, without male issue.1
     He sold Gask, Perthshire to Laurence Oliphant, 1st of Gask.3 He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Oliphant [S., 1464] in 1593.1 He resigned his peerage to the Crown for re-grant, but the re-grant had not taken place at his death, leaving succession at the king's pleasure.3

Child of Laurence Oliphant, 5th Lord Oliphant and Lilias Maderty

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 X, page 55. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2996. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]