James Wemyss1

M, #12551, d. circa 1608
Last Edited=24 Dec 2019
     James Wemyss was the son of James Wemyss and Janet Durie.1 He died circa 1608.1
     He lived at Caskieberran, ScotlandG.1

Child of James Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

James Wemyss1

M, #12552
Last Edited=24 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.17%
     James Wemyss was the son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Katherine Sinclair.1 He married Janet Durie.1
     He lived at Caskieberran, ScotlandG.1

Child of James Wemyss and Janet Durie

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss1

M, #12553, d. circa 27 May 1544
Last Edited=24 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
     Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss was the son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Euphemia Lundie.2 He married by contract, firstly, Katherine Sinclair, daughter of Henry Sinclair, 3rd Lord Sinclair and Margaret Hepburn, on 27 January 1511/12.3 He married by contract, secondly, Mariota Towers, daughter of John Towers, on 7 March 1526.3 He died circa 27 May 1544.3

Children of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Mariota Towers

Children of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Katherine Sinclair

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 642. 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.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Katherine Sinclair1

F, #12554
Last Edited=24 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.2%
     Katherine Sinclair was the daughter of Henry Sinclair, 3rd Lord Sinclair and Margaret Hepburn.1 A contract for the marriage of Katherine Sinclair and Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss was signed on 27 January 1511/12.1
     From 27 January 1511/12, her married name became Wemyss.

Children of Katherine Sinclair and Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss1

M, #12555, d. circa 25 January 1571/72
Last Edited=24 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.17%
     Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss was the son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Katherine Sinclair.2 He married by contract, firstly, Margaret Otterburn, daughter of Sir Adam Otterburn of Redhall, on 20 October 1534.2 He and Margaret Otterburn were divorced in 1556.2 He married, secondly, Janet Trail, daughter of Alexander Trail of Blebo, circa 21 February 1557/58.2 He died circa 25 January 1571/72.
     He fought in the Battle of Pinkie on 10 September 1547.2 He fought in the Battle of Langside on 13 May 1568.2

Children of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss and Janet Trail

Children of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss and Margaret Otterburn

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1427. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Margaret Otterburn1

F, #12556
Last Edited=24 Dec 2019
     Margaret Otterburn was the daughter of Sir Adam Otterburn of Redhall.1 She married by contract, firstly, Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss, son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Katherine Sinclair, on 20 October 1534.1 She and Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss were divorced in 1556.1
     Her married name became Wemyss.

Children of Margaret Otterburn and Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Debra J. Haddock1

F, #12557
Last Edited=16 Sep 2014
     Debra J. Haddock married Richard Ackroyd de Costobadie, son of Frederick Edgar Palliser C. de Costobadie and Susan A. French, in 1998 at Ashford with Shepway, Kent, England.1
     From 1998, her married name became de Costobadie.1

Citations

  1. [S4567] Bill Norton, "re: Pitman Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 6 April 2010 and 19 April 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Pitman Family."

Cecilia Ruthven

F, #12558, d. 8 July 1589
Last Edited=24 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Cecilia Ruthven was the daughter of William Ruthven, 2nd Lord Ruthven and Janet Halyburton, Lady Dirletoun.1 A contract for the marriage of Cecilia Ruthven and Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss was signed on 7 May 1556.2 She died on 8 July 1589.2
     Her married name became Wemyss.

Citations

  1. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 4122. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss1

M, #12559, d. circa June 1622
Last Edited=25 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.07%
     Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss was the son of Sir David Wemyss of Wemyss and Cecilia Ruthven.2 He married by contract, firstly, Lady Margaret Douglas, daughter of William Douglas, 6th Earl of Morton and Lady Agnes Leslie, on 17 April 1574.2 He married by contract, secondly, Mary Stewart, daughter of James Stewart, 1st Lord Doune and Lady Margaret Campbell, in August 1581.2 He died circa June 1622.2

Children of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss and Mary Stewart

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1723. 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 XII/2, page 64. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Mary Stewart1

F, #12560
Last Edited=24 Dec 2019
Consanguinity Index=0.6%
     Mary Stewart was the daughter of James Stewart, 1st Lord Doune and Lady Margaret Campbell.1,2 A contract for the marriage of Mary Stewart and Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss was signed in August 1581.2
     From August 1581, her married name became Wemyss.

Children of Mary Stewart and Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss

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 XII/2, page 64. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2768. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]