Alexander Menteith1

M, #22061
Last Edited=29 Sep 2012
     Alexander Menteith was the son of Alexander Stewart, 6th Earl of Menteith and Maud (?).1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2763. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Jean Gordon1

F, #22062
Last Edited=25 Apr 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.76%
     Jean Gordon was the daughter of Alexander Gordon, 3rd Earl of Huntly and Lady Jean Stewart.1 She married Colin Campbell, 3rd Earl of Argyll, son of Archibald Campbell, 2nd Earl of Argyll and Lady Elizabeth Stuart, before 28 February 1506/7.1
      Her married name became Campbell. As a result of her marriage, Jean Gordon was styled as Countess of Argyll on 9 September 1513.

Children of Jean Gordon and Colin Campbell, 3rd Earl of Argyll

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 199. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll1

M, #22063, d. between 21 August 1558 and 2 December 1558
Last Edited=21 Aug 2014
Consanguinity Index=0.48%
     Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll was the son of Colin Campbell, 3rd Earl of Argyll and Jean Gordon.1 He married, firstly, Lady Helen Hamilton, daughter of James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran and Janet Bethune, after 27 August 1529.1,2 He married, secondly, Lady Margaret Graham, daughter of William Graham, 3rd Earl of Menteith and Margaret Moubray, on 21 April 1541 at Priory of Inchmahome, Inchmahome.1 He married by contract, thirdly, Catherine Maclean, daughter of Lachlan 'Cattanach' Maclean, 7th of Duart and Marion Maclean, on 12 March 1545/46.1,2 He died between 21 August 1558 and 2 December 1558 at Dulnynn, Scotland.3 He was buried at Kilmun, Cowal.
     He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Campbell [S., 1445] in 1529.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Lord Lorne [S., 1470] in 1529.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Argyll [S., 1457] in 1529.1 He held the office of Justiciar [Scotland] on 28 October 1529.1 He held the office of Master of the Household on 28 October 1529.1 He held the office of Master of the King's wine cellar on 28 March 1542.1 In 1543 the lands of of Muckart, Perthsire were bestowed on him for his services in the defence of the Church against heresies.1 He held the office of Justiciar of Bute in 1545.1 He fought in the Battle of Pinkie on 10 September 1547, where he commanded a body of Highlanders.1 He fought in the Siege of Haddington in 1548.1 After 1548 he was won over by English gold, and went over to the English side.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

Child of Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll

Children of Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll and Lady Margaret Graham

Child of Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll and Janet Gordon

Child of Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll and Lady Helen Hamilton

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 199. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [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 34. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 200.
  4. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), Campbell, Archibald. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  5. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 607. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 201.
  7. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 104. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  8. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  9. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 222.

Lady Helen Hamilton1

F, #22064
Last Edited=17 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Helen Hamilton was the daughter of James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran and Janet Bethune.1 She married Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll, son of Colin Campbell, 3rd Earl of Argyll and Jean Gordon, after 27 August 1529.1,2
     As a result of her marriage, Lady Helen Hamilton was styled as Countess of Argyll after 27 August 1529. From after 27 August 1529, her married name became Campbell.

Child of Lady Helen Hamilton and Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll

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 199. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [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 34. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 200.

William Boyd, 3rd Earl of Kilmarnock

M, #22065, b. 1683/84, d. September 1717
Last Edited=22 Jun 2013
     William Boyd, 3rd Earl of Kilmarnock was born in 1683/84.1 He was the son of William Boyd, 2nd Earl of Kilmarnock and Letitia Boyd.1 He married Euphemia Ross, daughter of William Ross, 12th Lord Ross of Halkhead and Agnes Wilkie, circa 1700.1 He died in September 1717.1
     He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Kilmarnock [S., 1661] on 29 May 1692.1 He succeeded to the title of 12th Lord Boyd of Kilmarnock [S., c. 1454] on 29 May 1692.1 In 1707 he voted for the Parliamentary Union with England.1 On 22 January 1707 he was granted a fresh charter limited remainder of the Earldom to (a) heirs male of his body, in default of which to (b) his daughters in succession and the heirs male of their bodiies and in dafault of (b) to (c) his nearest legitimate heirs and assignees whatsoever.1 In 1715 he led 500 men against the Jacobites.1

Child of William Boyd, 3rd Earl of Kilmarnock and Euphemia Ross

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2157. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Dora Letitia Gore1

F, #22066, d. 27 February 1914
Last Edited=23 Sep 2003
     Dora Letitia Gore was the daughter of Augustus Frederick Gore and Eliza Arabella Austin.1 She died on 27 February 1914, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 113. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Colin Campbell, 6th Earl of Argyll1

M, #22067, d. 10 September 1584
Last Edited=26 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.2%
     Colin Campbell, 6th Earl of Argyll was the son of Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll and Lady Margaret Graham.1 He married by contract, firstly, Joan Stewart, daughter of Henry Stewart, 1st Lord Methven and Lady Janet Stewart, on 14 October 1551.1 He married, secondly, Lady Anne Keith, daughter of William Keith, 3rd Earl Marischal and Margaret Keith, between 13 January 1571 and 26 February 1572.1,2 He died on 10 September 1584.1 His will (dated 5 September 1584) was probated on 23 June 1586 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1
     He succeeded to the title of 6th Lord Lorne [S., 1470] on 12 September 1573.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Earl of Argyll [S., 1457] on 12 September 1573.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Campbell [S., 1445] on 12 September 1573.1 He held the office of Lord Chancellor [Scotland] on 10 August 1579.1 He lived at Boquhan, Stirlingshire, Scotland.3 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

Child of Colin Campbell, 6th Earl of Argyll

Children of Colin Campbell, 6th Earl of Argyll and Lady Anne Keith

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 201. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [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 34. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 104. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995), Campbell, Colin. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  5. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume II, page 341. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  6. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, The Complete Baronetage, volume II, page 342.

Cecilia Elizabeth Gore1

F, #22068, d. 26 October 1903
Last Edited=23 Sep 2003
     Cecilia Elizabeth Gore was the daughter of Captain Hon. Edward Gore and Mary Anne Douglas.1 She married Adolphus Meetkerke on 23 November 1848.1 She died on 26 October 1903.1
      From 23 November 1848, her married name became Meetkerke.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 113. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Adolphus Meetkerke1

M, #22069, d. 1879
Last Edited=23 Sep 2003
     Adolphus Meetkerke married Cecilia Elizabeth Gore, daughter of Captain Hon. Edward Gore and Mary Anne Douglas, on 23 November 1848.1 He died in 1879.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 113. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Joan Stewart1

F, #22070, b. after 1533
Last Edited=6 Oct 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.19%
     Joan Stewart was born after 1533.1 She was the daughter of Henry Stewart, 1st Lord Methven and Lady Janet Stewart.1 A contract for the marriage of Joan Stewart and Colin Campbell, 6th Earl of Argyll was signed on 14 October 1551.1 She died, without issue.1
      Her married name became Campbell.

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 201. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.