Janet Bruce1

F, #274601
Last Edited=30 Oct 2018
     Janet Bruce is the daughter of Robert Bruce, Lord Broomhall and Helen Skene.1 She married Sir Thomas Burnett of Crimond.1
     Her married name became Burnett.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1295. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  3. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.

Sir James Hamilton of Broomhill, 1st Bt.1

M, #274602, b. before 1595, d. 1658
Last Edited=21 Nov 2018
     Sir James Hamilton of Broomhill, 1st Bt. was born before 1595.1 He was the son of John Hamilton, 3rd of Broomhill and Janet Hamilton.2 He married, firstly, Margaret Hamilton, daughter of William Hamilton, 5th of Udston and Margaret Hamilton, before 1610.3 He married, secondly, Jean Hamilton before 1647.4 He died in 1658.2 He died before 1647.3
     He was created 1st Baronet Hamilton, of Broomhill [Nova Scotia] on 5 January 1635, which included a grant of 16,000 acres in Nova Scotia (of which he never had seizin).3 He held the office of Sheriff of Perthshire.3

Children of Sir James Hamilton of Broomhill, 1st Bt. and Margaret 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 II, page 93. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.
  3. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 239. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  4. [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 406. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  5. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1749. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  6. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Helen Bruce1

F, #274603
Last Edited=20 Mar 2008
     Helen Bruce is the daughter of Robert Bruce, Lord Broomhall and Helen Skene.1 She married Sir William Weir of Blackwood.1
     Her married name became Weir.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1295. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Jean Henderson1

F, #274604
Last Edited=11 Dec 2017
     Jean Henderson is the daughter of Sir John Henderson, 5th of Fordell and Margaret Menteith.1,2 She married Thomas Bruce of Blairhall, son of Robert Bruce and Catherine Preston, on 27 April 1648.2
     From 27 April 1648, her married name became Bruce.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1294. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir John Henderson, 5th of Fordell1

M, #274605, b. circa 1599/0, d. 11 March 1650
Last Edited=2 Dec 2017
     Sir John Henderson, 5th of Fordell was born circa 1599/0.2 He was the son of Sir John Henderson, 4th of Fordell and Agnes Balfour.3 He married Margaret Menteith, daughter of William Menteith of Randiford, on 7 February 1625.3 He died on 11 March 1650.3
     He was a distinguished soldier, taken prisoner when commanding at the African Coast, ransomed, and later served in Civil War.3 He was appointed Knight by King Charles I.3

Children of Sir John Henderson, 5th of Fordell and Margaret Menteith

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1294. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S8444] William Stephen, History of Inverkeithing and Rosyth (Aberdeen: G & W Fraser, 1921). Hereinafter cited as History of Inverkeithing and Rosyth.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


Jean Leslie1

F, #274606
Last Edited=19 Mar 2008
     Jean Leslie is the daughter of James Leslie, 2nd Lord Lindores.1 She married, secondly, John Bruce, son of Thomas Bruce of Blairhall and Jean Henderson.1 She married, firstly, John Stewart.1
     Her married name became Stewart.1 Her married name became Bruce.1

Child of Jean Leslie and John Bruce

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1294. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

James Leslie, 2nd Lord Lindores1

M, #274607
Last Edited=19 Mar 2008
     James Leslie, 2nd Lord Lindores gained the title of 2nd Lord Lindores.

Child of James Leslie, 2nd Lord Lindores

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1294. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

John Stewart1

M, #274608
Last Edited=19 Mar 2008
     John Stewart married Jean Leslie, daughter of James Leslie, 2nd Lord Lindores.1
     He lived at Innernytie, ScotlandG.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1294. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Alexander Bruce1

M, #274609
Last Edited=19 Mar 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Alexander Bruce was the son of Thomas Bruce of Blairhall and Jean Henderson.1 He married Katherine Stewart, daughter of Robert Stewart of Irry.1 He died, without issue.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1294. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Katherine Stewart1

F, #274610
Last Edited=19 Mar 2008
     Katherine Stewart is the daughter of Robert Stewart of Irry.1 She married Alexander Bruce, son of Thomas Bruce of Blairhall and Jean Henderson.1
     Her married name became Bruce.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1294. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]