Lt.-Gen. Lord George Murray1

M, #22021, b. 4 October 1694, d. 11 October 1760
Last Edited=28 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.65%
     Lt.-Gen. Lord George Murray was born on 4 October 1694.2 He was the son of John Murray, 1st Duke of Atholl and Lady Catherine Hamilton.1 He married Amelia Murray, daughter of John Murray, on 3 June 1728.2 He died on 11 October 1760 at age 66 at Medemblick, The Netherlands.2
     He gained the rank of Ensign in 1712 in the service of the Royal Scots.2 In 1715 he was a Jacobite.2 He escaped overseas.2 In 1719 he returned to Sotland with his brother, William, Marquess of Tullibardine.2 He fought in the Battle of Glenshiel on 10 June 1719, where he was allegedly wounded.2 In 1724 he again returned to Scotland and was pardoned.2 He gained the rank of Lieutenant-General in 1745 in the service of the forces of 'Charles Edward.1' In 1746 he was attainted after Culloden, but again escaped to Rome.1 On 7 February 1764 his attainder was held by the House of Lords not to have affected his son's rights.2

Children of Lt.-Gen. Lord George Murray and Amelia Murray

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 I, page 319. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 134. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Amelia Murray1

F, #22022
Last Edited=31 May 2008
     Amelia Murray was the daughter of John Murray.1 She married Lt.-Gen. Lord George Murray, son of John Murray, 1st Duke of Atholl and Lady Catherine Hamilton, on 3 June 1728.2

Children of Amelia Murray and Lt.-Gen. Lord George Murray

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 I, page 319. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 134. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

John Murray1

M, #22023
Last Edited=31 May 2008
     John Murray lived at Glencarse, Perthshire, Scotland.1 He lived at Strowan.1

Child of John Murray

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 I, page 319. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

John Murray, 3rd Duke of Atholl1

M, #22024, b. 6 May 1729, d. 5 November 1774
Last Edited=6 Feb 2014
     John Murray, 3rd Duke of Atholl was born on 6 May 1729.1 He was the son of Lt.-Gen. Lord George Murray and Amelia Murray.1 He married Lady Charlotte Murray, Baroness Strange, daughter of Lt.-Col. James Murray, 2nd Duke of Atholl and Jane Frederick, on 23 October 1753 at Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland.2 He died on 5 November 1774 at age 45 at Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland, drowed in the Tay, in a fit of delirium.2 His will was probated in March 1779.2 He was buried at Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland.2
     He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the 54th (Highland) Regiment of Foot.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Tory) for Perthshire between 1761 and 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Lord Murray, Gask and Balquhidder [S., 1628] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Earl of Tullibardine [S., 1628] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Earl of Atholl [S., 1629] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Lord Murray of Tullibardine [S., 1604] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Lord Murray, Balvany and Gask [S., 1676] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Strathtay and Strathardle, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Viscount of Balwhidder, Glenalmond and Glenlyon, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Duke of Atholl, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Marquess of Tillibardin, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Tullibardine [S., 1676] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Viscount of Balquhidder [S., 1676] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Marquess of Athole [S., 1676] on 8 January 1764.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Lord Murray, Balvenie and Gask, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 8 January 1764.1 On 7 February 1764 the House of Lords found that he was the rightful heir of his uncle, James Murray, 2nd Duke of Atholl, notwithstanding the attiander of his father.1 He held the office of Representative Peer [Scotland] between 21 August 1766 and 1774.1 He was invested as a Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) on 23 December 1767.1 He held the office of Grand Master of the Freemasons [Scotland] between 1773 and 1773.1

Children of John Murray, 3rd Duke of Atholl and Lady Charlotte Murray, Baroness Strange

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 I, page 319. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 320.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 138. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S8] BP1999. [S8]
  5. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 48. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.

Lady Charlotte Murray, Baroness Strange1

F, #22025, b. 13 October 1731, d. 13 October 1805
Last Edited=6 Feb 2014
     Lady Charlotte Murray, Baroness Strange was born on 13 October 1731. She was the daughter of Lt.-Col. James Murray, 2nd Duke of Atholl and Jane Frederick.1 She married John Murray, 3rd Duke of Atholl, son of Lt.-Gen. Lord George Murray and Amelia Murray, on 23 October 1753 at Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland.1 She died on 13 October 1805 at age 74 at Barochey House, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 Her will was probated in August 1806.1 She was buried at Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland.1
      On 8 January 1764 she inherited the Sovereignty of the Isle of Man from her father.1 As a result of her marriage, Lady Charlotte Murray, Baroness Strange was styled as Duchess of Atholl on 8 January 1764. She succeeded to the title of 8th Baroness Strange [E., 1628] on 8 January 1764, suo jure.1 In 1765 she sold the Sovereignty of the Isle of Man to the Government for £70,000 and an annuity of £2,000 per year.1

Children of Lady Charlotte Murray, Baroness Strange and John Murray, 3rd Duke of Atholl

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 I, page 320. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 138. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  3. [S8] BP1999. [S8]
  4. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 48. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.


Alan Cathcart, 6th Lord Cathcart1

M, #22026, b. 1628, d. 13 June 1709
Last Edited=12 Feb 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Alan Cathcart, 6th Lord Cathcart was born in 1628.1 He was the son of Alan Cathcart, 5th Lord Cathcart and Jean Colquhoun.2 He married Marion Boswell, daughter of David Boswell, 5th of Auchinleck and Isabel Wallace, before July 1643.1 He died on 13 June 1709.1
     He succeeded to the title of 6th Lord Cathcart [S., c. 1452] on 18 August 1628.1 He was educated at University of Glasgow, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1

Child of Alan Cathcart, 6th Lord Cathcart and Marion Boswell

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 718. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Catherine Drummond1

F, #22027, b. 1552
Last Edited=20 May 2007
Consanguinity Index=0.05%
     Catherine Drummond was born in 1552.2 She was the daughter of David Drummond, 2nd Lord Drummond and Lilias Ruthven.1 She married John Murray, 1st Earl of Tullibardine, son of Sir William Murray of Tullibardine and Lady Agnes Graham, before 17 November 1576.1
      From before 17 November 1576, her married name became Murray.1

Children of Catherine Drummond and John Murray, 1st Earl of Tullibardine

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 63. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S1224] Derek Hughes, "re: 1st Lord Drummond," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 22 December 2004, 13 February 2005 and 2 March 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: 1st Lord Drummond."
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 134. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XII/2, page 64.

David Drummond, 2nd Lord Drummond

M, #22028, b. between 1515 and 1517, d. 1571
Last Edited=3 Feb 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.24%
     David Drummond, 2nd Lord Drummond was born between 1515 and 1517.1 He was the son of Walter Drummond, Master of Drummond and Lady Elizabeth Graham. He married, firstly, Margaret Stewart, daughter of Alexander Stewart, in 1535.2 He married, secondly, Lilias Ruthven, daughter of William Ruthven, 2nd Lord Ruthven and Janet Halyburton, Lady Dirletoun, before 7 December 1543.2 He died in 1571.
     He succeeded to the title of 2nd Lord Drummond [S., 1488] in 1519.3

Child of David Drummond, 2nd Lord Drummond and Margaret Stewart

Children of David Drummond, 2nd Lord Drummond and Lilias Ruthven

Citations

  1. [S1224] Derek Hughes, "re: 1st Lord Drummond," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 22 December 2004, 13 February 2005 and 2 March 2005. Hereinafter cited as "re: 1st Lord Drummond."
  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 IV, page 471. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume IV, page 470.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2753. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume XII/2, page 63.
  6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 516.
  7. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir William Murray of Tullibardine1

M, #22029, d. 16 March 1582/83
Last Edited=5 May 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.42%
     Sir William Murray of Tullibardine was the son of Sir William Murray, 10th of Tullibardine and Katherine Campbell.2 He married Lady Agnes Graham, daughter of William Graham, 2nd Earl of Montrose and Lady Janet Keith, on 15 April 1547.2 He died on 16 March 1582/83.3
     He held the office of Governor and Keeper of Stirling Castle in 1572, jointly.2 He held the office of Comptroller [Scotland].2 He lived at Tullibardine, Perthshire, Scotland.4

Children of Sir William Murray of Tullibardine and Lady Agnes Graham

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 175. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 134. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  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 62. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 158.

Lady Agnes Graham1

F, #22030
Last Edited=8 Sep 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.86%
     Lady Agnes Graham is the daughter of William Graham, 2nd Earl of Montrose and Lady Janet Keith.2 She married Sir William Murray of Tullibardine, son of Sir William Murray, 10th of Tullibardine and Katherine Campbell, on 15 April 1547.2
      Her married name became Murray.

Children of Lady Agnes Graham and Sir William Murray of Tullibardine

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 62. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 134. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]