Grizel Leslie1

F, #28131, d. 6 September 1606
Last Edited=24 Jan 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.12%
     Grizel Leslie was the daughter of James Leslie, Master of Rothes and Margaret Lindsay.1 She married Alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline, son of George Seton, 5th Lord Seton and Isabel Hamilton, circa 27 October 1601.1 She died on 6 September 1606.1
      From 27 October 1601, her married name became Seton.1 As a result of her marriage, Grizel Leslie was styled as Countess of Dunfermline on 4 March 1605.

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 IV, page 532. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

William Drummond, Master of Drummond

M, #28132, d. 1490
Last Edited=14 May 2008
Consanguinity Index=0.03%
     William Drummond, Master of Drummond was the son of John Drummond, 1st Lord Drummond and Lady Elizabeth Lindsay. He married Lady Isabel Campbell, daughter of Colin Campbell, 1st Earl of Argyll and Isabel Stewart.1 He died in 1490.
     He was styled as Master of Drummond.

Child of William Drummond, Master of Drummond and Lady Isabel Campbell

Citations

  1. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 104. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Mary Leslie1

F, #28133
Last Edited=11 May 2009
Consanguinity Index=0.09%
     Lady Mary Leslie was the daughter of Andrew Leslie, 5th Earl of Rothes and Jean Ruthven.1 She married Robert Melville, 1st Lord Melviille of Monymaill, son of Sir John Melville and Helen Napier, before 1593.1
      From before 1593, her married name became Melville.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2312. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert Melville, 1st Lord Melviille of Monymaill1

M, #28134, b. circa 1527, d. 1621
Last Edited=19 Oct 2012
     Robert Melville, 1st Lord Melviille of Monymaill was born circa 1527.1 He was the son of Sir John Melville and Helen Napier.1 He married, firstly, Catherine Adamson, daughter of William Adamson, before 14 February 1563/64.1 He married, secondly, Lady Mary Leslie, daughter of Andrew Leslie, 5th Earl of Rothes and Jean Ruthven, before 1593.1 He died in 1621.1
     He held the office of Scottish Ambassador to England in 1562.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Scotland] in 1562.1 He held the office of Hereditary Keeper of Linlithgow Palace in February 1566/67.1 He fought in the Battle of Langside in 1568, where he was captured.1 He fought in the Capture of Edinburgh Castle in 1573, where he captured by the Regent Morton.1 He was invested as a Knight in 1581.1 He held the office of Treasurer Depute [Scotland] between 1582 and 1596.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Scotland] in 1583.1 He held the office of Scottish Ambassador to England in 1586, to beg for the life of Mary Queen of Scots.1 He held the office of Vice-Chancellor [Scotland] in 1589.1 He gained the title of Lord Murdochairnie [Scottish Law Lord] in 1594.1 He held the office of Extra Lord of Sessions between 1594 and 1601.1 He was created 1st Lord Melville of Monymaill [Scotland] on 30 April 1616, with a special remainder to his elder brother, John.1

Child of Robert Melville, 1st Lord Melviille of Monymaill and Catherine Adamson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2312. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Greville Pollard Bayliss1

M, #28135
Last Edited=18 Oct 2003
     Greville Pollard Bayliss married Jean Garland, daughter of Charles Tuller Garland, between 1950 and 1958.1

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 43. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.


Dr. Henry Davis Chipps1

M, #28136
Last Edited=18 Oct 2003
     Dr. Henry Davis Chipps lived at Lexington, Kentucky, U.S.A..1 He was also known as Davis Henry Chips.2

Child of Dr. Henry Davis Chipps

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 43. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  2. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 121. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]

Lady Christian Leslie1

F, #28137, d. 21 April 1710
Last Edited=8 Sep 2012
Consanguinity Index=1.28%
Christian, Countess of Montrose
by John Baptist Medina 2
     Lady Christian Leslie was the daughter of John Leslie, 1st Duke of Rothes and Lady Anne Lindsay.1 She and James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose obtained a marriage license on 9 June 1681.1 She married, secondly, Sir John Bruce, 2nd Bt., son of Sir William Bruce of Kinross, 1st Bt. and Mary Halkett, in May 1687.1 She died on 21 April 1710 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 She was buried on 1 May 1710 at Abbey Church, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1
     As a result of her marriage, Lady Christian Leslie was styled as Dowager Viscountess of Montrose.1 As a result of her marriage, Lady Christian Leslie was styled as Marchioness of Montrose on 9 June 1681. From 9 June 1681, her married name became Graham.1 From May 1687, her married name became Bruce.1

Child of Lady Christian Leslie and James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 270. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2753. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose1

M, #28138, b. 20 October 1657, d. 25 April 1684
Last Edited=8 Sep 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.48%
     James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose was born on 20 October 1657.1 He was the son of James Graham, 2nd Marquess of Montrose and Lady Isabel Douglas.1 He and Lady Christian Leslie obtained a marriage license on 9 June 1681.2 He died on 25 April 1684 at age 26.1
     He succeeded to the title of 9th Lord Graham [S., 1445] in February 1669.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Marquess of Montrose [S., 1644] in February 1669.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Earl of Montrose [S., 1503] in February 1669.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Kincardine [S., 1644] in February 1669.1 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Lord Graham and Mugdock [S., 1644] in February 1669.1 He was educated at Glasgow University, Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Scotland] in 1678.1 He was President of the Privy Council [Scotland] between 1682 and 1684.1

Child of James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose and Lady Christian Leslie

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2753. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 270. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.

Sir John Bruce, 2nd Bt.1

M, #28139, d. 19 March 1710
Last Edited=28 Mar 2011
Sir John Bruce, 2nd Bt.
by John Michael Wright 2
     Sir John Bruce, 2nd Bt. was the son of Sir William Bruce of Kinross, 1st Bt. and Mary Halkett.1 He married Lady Christian Leslie, daughter of John Leslie, 1st Duke of Rothes and Lady Anne Lindsay, in May 1687.1 He died on 19 March 1710 at Glasgow, Lanarkshire, Scotland, without male issue.1
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Kinross-shire [Scotland] between 1702 and 1707.1 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Kinross-shire from 1707 to 1708.1 He succeeded to the title of 2nd Baronet Bruce, of Balcaskie, co. Fife [N.S., 1668] on 1 January 1710.1
     On his death, his baronetcy became extinct.1

Citations

  1. [S15] George Edward Cokayne, editor, The Complete Baronetage, 5 volumes (no date (c. 1900); reprint, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 1983), volume IV, page 270. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."

James Graham, 1st Duke of Montrose1

M, #28140, b. 1682, d. 7 January 1742
Last Edited=4 Feb 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.89%
James Graham, 1st Duke of Montrose
by John Baptist de Medina 2
     James Graham, 1st Duke of Montrose was born in 1682.2 He was the son of James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose and Lady Christian Leslie.1 A contract for the marriage of James Graham, 1st Duke of Montrose and Lady Christian Carnegie was signed on 31 March 1702.1 He died on 7 January 1742.1
     He succeeded to the title of 4th Lord Graham and Mugdock [S., 1644] on 25 April 1684.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Kincardine [S., 1644] on 25 April 1684.1 He succeeded to the title of 10th Lord Graham [S., 1445] on 25 April 1684.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Earl of Montrose [S., 1503] on 25 April 1684.1 He succeeded to the title of 4th Marquess of Montrose [S., 1644] on 25 April 1684.1 He was Commissioner of Treasurer [Scotland] between 1705 and 1707.1 He held the office of High Admiral of Scotland from 1705 to 1706.1 He was President of the Privy Council [Scotland] in 1706.1 On 5 August 1706 he was regranted the Marquessate of Montrose with remainder to heirs female.1 He was invested as a Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1707 and 1710.1 He was created 1st Duke of Montrose [Scotland] on 24 April 1707.1 He was created 1st Viscount of Dundaff [Scotland] on 24 April 1707.1 He was created 1st Lord Aberuthven, Mugdock and Fintry [Scotland] on 24 April 1707.1 He was created 1st Earl of Kincardine [Scotland] on 24 April 1707.1 He was created 1st Marquess of Graham and Buchanan [Scotland] on 24 April 1707.1 He held the office of Lord Privy Seal [Scotland] between 1709 and 1713.1 He held the office of Principal Secretary of State [Scotland] in 1714.1 He was invested as a Representative Peer [Scotland] between 1715 and 1734.1 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.3
     

Children of James Graham, 1st Duke of Montrose and Lady Christian Carnegie

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2753. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."
  3. [S18] Matthew H.C.G., editor, Dictionary of National Biography on CD-ROM (Oxford, U.K.: Oxford University Press, 1995). Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.