Charles Hope, 1st Earl of Hopetoun1

M, #25891, b. 1681, d. 26 February 1742
Last Edited=13 May 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.21%
     Charles Hope, 1st Earl of Hopetoun was born in 1681.2 He was the son of John Hope of Hopetoun and Lady Margaret Hamilton.2 He married Lady Henrietta Johnstone, daughter of Sir William Johnstone, 1st Marquess of Annandale and Sophia Fairholm, on 31 August 1699.3 He died on 26 February 1742.2
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Linlithgowshire [Scotland] from 1702 to 1703.2 He was appointed Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Scotland] in 1703.2 He was created 1st Viscount of Aithrie [Scotland] on 15 April 1703.2 He was created 1st Earl of Hopetoun [Scotland] on 15 April 1703.2 He succeeded as the 1st Lord Hope [Scotland] on 15 April 1703.2 He held the office of Lord-Lieutenant of Linlithgowshire between 1715 and 1742.2 He held the office of Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1722 and 1742.2 He held the office of Lord High Commissioner of the General Assembly of the Church of Scotland in 1723.2 He held the office of a Lord of Police, Scotland between 1734 and 1742.2 He was appointed Knight, Order of the Thistle (K.T.) in 1738.2 He held the office of Governor of the Bank of Scotland between 1740 and 1742.2

Children of Charles Hope, 1st Earl of Hopetoun and Lady Henrietta Johnstone

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 81. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2353. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [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 I, page 167. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  5. [S3232] Justin Kirby, "re: Ramsay Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 9 August 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Ramsay Family."
  6. [S3508] S. Thomson, "email: Kirwan Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 16 January 2009 - 12 February 2010. Hereinafter cited as "email: Kirwan Family."

Lady Frances Erskine1

F, #25892, d. 20 June 1776
Last Edited=31 Dec 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Lady Frances Erskine was the daughter of John Erskine, 23rd/6th Earl of Mar and Lady Frances Pierrepont.1 She married James Erskine, son of James Erskine, Lord Grange and Rachel Chiesley, in 1740.1 She died on 20 June 1776.1
     Her married name became Erskine.

Children of Lady Frances Erskine and James Erskine

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2604. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

James Erskine1

M, #25893, d. 27 February 1785
Last Edited=28 Dec 2011
     James Erskine was the son of James Erskine, Lord Grange and Rachel Chiesley.1 He married Lady Frances Erskine, daughter of John Erskine, 23rd/6th Earl of Mar and Lady Frances Pierrepont, in 1740.1 He died on 27 February 1785.1

Children of James Erskine and Lady Frances Erskine

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2604. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Hon. James Floyer Erskine1

M, #25894, d. 15 May 1798
Last Edited=29 Dec 2011
     Hon. James Floyer Erskine was the son of John Francis Erskine, 24th/7th Earl of Mar and Frances Floyer.2 He married Susan Kirkpatrick Sharpe, daughter of Charles Kirkpatrick Sharpe and Eleanora Renton, on 12 November 1796.2 He died on 15 May 1798, without issue.2
     He gained the rank of Captain in the 26th Cameron Regiment.2

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2199. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

John Francis Erskine, 24th/7th Earl of Mar1

M, #25895, b. 1741, d. 20 August 1825
Last Edited=13 Oct 2014
Consanguinity Index=6.34%
     John Francis Erskine, 24th/7th Earl of Mar was born in 1741.1 He was the son of James Erskine and Lady Frances Erskine.1 He married Frances Floyer, daughter of Charles Floyer, on 17 March 1770 at Upway, Dorset, England.1,2 He died on 20 August 1825.1
     He retired from the military in 1770, with the rank of Captain, late of the 1st Horse.1 He succeeded as the 7th Earl of Mar [S., 1565] on 17 June 1824, restored by an Act of Parliament.1 He succeeded as the 24th Earl of Mar [S., c. 1115] on 17 June 1824, restored by an Act of Parliament.1

Children of John Francis Erskine, 24th/7th Earl of Mar and Frances Floyer

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2604. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume V, page 634. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Frances Floyer1

F, #25896, d. 20 December 1798
Last Edited=13 Oct 2014
     Frances Floyer was the daughter of Charles Floyer.1 She married John Francis Erskine, 24th/7th Earl of Mar, son of James Erskine and Lady Frances Erskine, on 17 March 1770 at Upway, Dorset, England.1,2 She died on 20 December 1798 at Alloa, Clackmannanshire, Scotland.1,2
     Her married name became Erskine.

Children of Frances Floyer and John Francis Erskine, 24th/7th Earl of Mar

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2604. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume V, page 634. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Charles Floyer1

M, #25897
Last Edited=27 Dec 2011
     Charles Floyer held the office of Governor of Madras.1

Child of Charles Floyer

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2604. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Thomas Erskine, 25th/8th Earl of Mar1

M, #25898, b. 18 June 1772, d. 20 September 1828
Last Edited=28 Dec 2011
     John Thomas Erskine, 25th/8th Earl of Mar was born on 18 June 1772.1 He was the son of John Francis Erskine, 24th/7th Earl of Mar and Frances Floyer.1 He married Janet Miller, daughter of Patrick Miller and Lindsay (?), on 17 March 1795.2 He died on 20 September 1828 at age 56.1
     He succeeded as the 25th Earl of Mar [S., c. 1115] on 20 August 1825.1 He succeeded as the 8th Earl of Mar [S., 1565] on 20 August 1825.1

Children of John Thomas Erskine, 25th/8th Earl of Mar and Janet Miller

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2604. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Frances Jemima Erskine1

F, #25899, d. 20 June 1842
Last Edited=28 Dec 2011
     Lady Frances Jemima Erskine was the daughter of John Thomas Erskine, 25th/8th Earl of Mar and Janet Miller.1 She married William James Goodeve on 12 October 1830.1 She died on 20 June 1842.1
     Her married name became Goodeve.

Children of Lady Frances Jemima Erskine and William James Goodeve

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2604. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William James Goodeve1

M, #25900, d. 22 December 1861
Last Edited=28 Dec 2011
     William James Goodeve married Lady Frances Jemima Erskine, daughter of John Thomas Erskine, 25th/8th Earl of Mar and Janet Miller, on 12 October 1830.1 He died on 22 December 1861.1
     He graduated with a Doctor of Medicine (M.D.)1 He lived at Clifton, Somerset, EnglandG.1

Children of William James Goodeve and Lady Frances Jemima Erskine

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2604. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]