James Thomas Stewart-Murray, 9th Duke of Atholl1

M, #22191, b. 18 August 1879, d. 8 May 1957
Last Edited=28 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     James Thomas Stewart-Murray, 9th Duke of Atholl was born on 18 August 1879.1 He was the son of John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl and Louisa Moncreiffe.1 He died on 8 May 1957 at age 77, unmarried.1
     He was educated at Eton College, Windsor, Berkshire, England.1 He gained the rank of Major in the service of the 1st Battalion, Cameron Highlanders.2 He fought in the Boer War, where he was mentioned in despatches and won 2 medals and 6 clasps.2 He fought in the First World War, where he was wounded, and captured and held as a POW.2 He succeeded to the title of 6th Earl Strange [G.B., 1786] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 11th Earl of Atholl [S., 1629] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 14th Lord Murray of Tullibardine [S., 1604] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 5th Baron Glenlyon, of Glenlyon, co. Perth [U.K., 1821] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 14th Lord Strange [E., 1628] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 6th Baron Murray, of Stanley, co. Gloucester [G.B., 1786] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Viscount of Balwhidder, Glenalmond and Glenlyon, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Lord Murray, Balvenie and Gask, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Earl of Strathtay and Strathardle, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Duke of Atholl, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 9th Marquess of Tillibardin, co. Perth [S., 1703] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Marquess of Athole [S., 1676] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Lord Murray, Balvany and Gask [S., 1676] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 12th Earl of Tullibardine [S., 1628] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 12th Lord Murray, Gask and Balquhidder [S., 1628] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Earl of Tullibardine [S., 1676] on 16 March 1942.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Viscount of Balquhidder [S., 1676] on 16 March 1942.1
     On his death, the Earldom of Strange and Barony of Murray [1786] expired, and the Barony of Strange temporarily fell into abeyance.2

Citations

  1. [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.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 135. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Dorothea Louisa Stewart-Murray1

F, #22192, b. 25 March 1866, d. 28 December 1937
Last Edited=28 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Lady Dorothea Louisa Stewart-Murray was born on 25 March 1866.1 She was the daughter of John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl and Louisa Moncreiffe.1 She married Maj.-Gen. Sir Harold Goodeve Ruggles-Brise, son of Colonel Sir Samuel Brise Ruggles-Brise and Marianne Weyland Bowyer-Smijth, on 5 February 1895.1 She died on 28 December 1937 at age 71.1
      Her married name became Ruggles-Brise.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 135. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Maj.-Gen. Sir Harold Goodeve Ruggles-Brise1

M, #22193, d. 24 June 1927
Last Edited=12 Jul 2012
     Maj.-Gen. Sir Harold Goodeve Ruggles-Brise was the son of Colonel Sir Samuel Brise Ruggles-Brise and Marianne Weyland Bowyer-Smijth.1,2 He married Lady Dorothea Louisa Stewart-Murray, daughter of John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl and Louisa Moncreiffe, on 5 February 1895.1 He died on 24 June 1927.1
     He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.).1 He was invested as a Member, Royal Victorian Order (M.V.O.).1 He gained the rank of Major-General in the service of the Grenadier Guards.1 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of St. Michael and St. George (K.C.M.G.).1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 135. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [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."

Colonel Sir Samuel Brise Ruggles-Brise1

M, #22194, b. circa 1826, d. 28 May 1899
Last Edited=12 Jul 2012
     Colonel Sir Samuel Brise Ruggles-Brise was born circa 1826 at Spains Hall, Finchingfield, Essex, England.2 He was the son of John Ruggles-Brise and Catherine Harrison.3,2 He married Marianne Weyland Bowyer-Smijth, daughter of Sir Edward Bowyer-Smijth, 10th Bt. and Laetitia Cecily Weyland, on 4 May 1847.1 He died on 28 May 1899 at Spains Hall, Finchingfield, Essex, England.2
     He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.).3 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.).3 He was invested as a Knight Commander, Order of the Bath (K.C.B.).4 He lived at Spains Hall, Finchingfield, Essex, England.4

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 464. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 135. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Helen Stewart-Murray1

F, #22195, b. 20 April 1867, d. 1 December 1934
Last Edited=28 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Lady Helen Stewart-Murray was born on 20 April 1867.1 She was the daughter of John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl and Louisa Moncreiffe.1 She married David Alexander Tod on 28 December 1916.1 She died on 1 December 1934 at age 67.1
      Her married name became Tod.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 135. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]


David Alexander Tod1

M, #22196, d. 6 September 1933
Last Edited=2 Dec 2003
     David Alexander Tod married Lady Helen Stewart-Murray, daughter of John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl and Louisa Moncreiffe, on 28 December 1916.1 He died on 6 September 1933.1
     He lived at Tirinie, Blair Atholl, Perthshire, Scotland.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 135. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Evelyn Stewart-Murray1

F, #22197, b. 17 March 1868, d. 30 July 1940
Last Edited=28 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Lady Evelyn Stewart-Murray was born on 17 March 1868.1 She was the daughter of John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl and Louisa Moncreiffe.1 She died on 30 July 1940 at age 72, unmarried.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 135. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Major Lord George Stewart-Murray1

M, #22198, b. 17 February 1873, d. 14 September 1914
Last Edited=28 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Major Lord George Stewart-Murray was born on 17 February 1873.2 He was the son of John James Hugh Henry Stewart-Murray, 7th Duke of Atholl and Louisa Moncreiffe.1 He died on 14 September 1914 at age 41, killed in action.2
     He gained the rank of Major in the service of the 1st Battalion, Black Watch.2 He fought in the Boer War, where he was mentioned in despatches and won 2 medals and 7 clasps.2 He fought in the First World War.2

Citations

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

Colonel Hon. James Charles Plantagenet Murray1

M, #22199, b. 8 December 1819, d. 3 June 1874
Last Edited=28 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Colonel Hon. James Charles Plantagenet Murray was born on 8 December 1819.1 He was the son of Lt.-Gen. Sir James Murray, 1st Baron Glenlyon and Lady Emily Frances Percy.1 He married Elizabeth Marjory Fairholme, daughter of George Fairholme and Hon. Caroline Elizabeth Forbes, on 6 November 1851.1 He died on 3 June 1874 at age 54, leaving issue.1
     He gained the rank of Colonel in the service of the Scots Fusilier Guards.1 He fought in the Crimean War.1 He held the office of Groom-in-Waiting to HM Queen Victoria.1

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 135. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Elizabeth Marjory Fairholme1

F, #22200, b. 1826, d. 11 October 1888
Last Edited=12 May 2011
     Elizabeth Marjory Fairholme was born in 1826.2 She was the daughter of George Fairholme and Hon. Caroline Elizabeth Forbes.1,2 She married Colonel Hon. James Charles Plantagenet Murray, son of Lt.-Gen. Sir James Murray, 1st Baron Glenlyon and Lady Emily Frances Percy, on 6 November 1851.1 She died on 11 October 1888.1
      Her married name became Murray.

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 135. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S35] BLG1965 volume 3, page 316. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S35]