Margaret Gilmour

F, #29591, d. 4 October 1965
Last Edited=31 Jul 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Margaret Gilmour was the daughter of Brig.-Gen. Sir Robert Wolrige Gordon, 8th of Craigmillar and 13th of Liberton, 1st Bt. and Lady Susan Lygon.1 She married Sir William Francis Stratford Dugdale, 1st Bt., son of William Stratford Dugdale and Alice Frances Trevelyan, on 5 August 1920.2 She died on 4 October 1965.2
     She held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Warwickshire.2 Her married name became Dugdale.

Citations

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

Brig.-Gen. Sir Robert Wolrige Gordon, 8th of Craigmillar and 13th of Liberton, 1st Bt.1

M, #29592, b. 27 February 1857, d. 24 June 1939
Last Edited=14 Apr 2011
     Brig.-Gen. Sir Robert Wolrige Gordon, 8th of Craigmillar and 13th of Liberton, 1st Bt. was born on 27 February 1857.2 He was the son of Henry Perkins Wolrige and Ann Wolrige Gordon, 7th of Esslemont and 18th of Hallhead.2 He married Lady Susan Lygon, daughter of Frederick Lygon, 6th Earl Beauchamp and Lady Mary Catherine Stanhope, on 19 October 1889.2 He died on 24 June 1939 at age 82.2
     He was given the name of Robert Gordon Wolrige at birth.1 On 8 July 1864 his name was legally changed to Robert Gordon Wolrige Gordon.2 On 17 March 1873 his name was legally changed to Robert Gordon Gordon Wolrige.2 He fought in the Zulu War in 1879.2 He fought in the Gordon Relief Expedition between 1884 and 1885.2 He was decorated with the award of the Companion, Distinguished Service Order (D.S.O.) in 1900.2 He fought in the Boer War between 1900 and 1902, where he was mentioned in despatches twice.2 He was invested as a Companion, Order of the Bath (C.B.) in 1902.2 He was invested as a Member, Royal Victorian Order (M.V.O.) in 1905.2 He was invested as a Commander, Royal Victorian Order (C.V.O.) in 1910.2 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the Royal Company of Archers.2 He fought in the First World War, where he was mentioned in despatches twice.2 He held the office of Gentleman Usher of the Green Rod in 1917.2 He was Colonel of the Grenadier Guards.2 He gained the rank of Honorary Brigadier-General.2 He was decorated with the award of the Croix de Guerre (Belgian).2 He held the office of Justice of the Peace (J.P.) for Midlothian.2 He held the office of Deputy Lieutenant (D.L.) of Midlothian.2 He was created 1st Baronet Gilmour, of Craigmillar in the District of the Cty of Edinburgh [U.K.] on 29 July 1926.2

Children of Brig.-Gen. Sir Robert Wolrige Gordon, 8th of Craigmillar and 13th of Liberton, 1st Bt. and Lady Susan Lygon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1352. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir William Scott1

M, #29593
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Sir William Scott married Jean Skene, daughter of Sir John Skene of Curriehill and Helen Somerville.
     He lived at Ardross, Fife, Scotland.1 He lived at Ardross, Ross-shire, Scotland.2

Children of Sir William Scott and Jean Skene

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1225. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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 183. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Jean Skene1

F, #29594
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Jean Skene was the daughter of Sir John Skene of Curriehill and Helen Somerville.1,2 She married Sir William Scott.
      Her married name became Scott.

Children of Jean Skene and Sir William Scott

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1225. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S51] Sir Bernard Burke, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 7th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1886), volume II, page 1676. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 7th ed.
  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 II, page 183. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Sir John Skene of Curriehill1

M, #29595, d. 1617
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Sir John Skene of Curriehill was the son of James Skene and Janet Lumsden of Cushine.2 He married Helen Somerville, daughter of Sir John Somerville of Cambusnethan.2 He died in 1617.2
     He held the office of Lord Clerk Register.2 He lived at Curriehill, Scotland.1

Children of Sir John Skene of Curriehill and Helen Somerville

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1225. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S51] Sir Bernard Burke, editor, Burke's Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry, 7th edition, (London, England: Burke's Peerage Ltd, 1886), volume II, page 1676. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 7th ed.


Thomas Cochrane, 8th Earl of Dundonald1

M, #29596, d. 27 June 1778
Last Edited=22 May 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Thomas Cochrane, 8th Earl of Dundonald was the son of William Cochrane and Lady Mary Bruce.1 He married, firstly, Elizabeth Ker, daughter of John Ker and Grizel Cochrane, circa 1721.1 He married, secondly, Jane Stuart, daughter of Archibald Stuart, on 6 September 1744.1 He died on 27 June 1778.
     He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) (Whig) for Renfrewshire between 1722 and 1727.1 He gained the rank of Captain in the service of the 27th Foot.1 He held the office of Commissioner for Excise [Scotland] in 1730.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Earl of Dundonald [S., 1669] on 9 July 1758.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Lord Cochrane of Paseley and Ochiltrie [S., 1669] on 9 July 1758.1 He succeeded to the title of 8th Lord Cochrane of Dundonald [S., 1647] on 9 July 1758.1

Children of Thomas Cochrane, 8th Earl of Dundonald and Elizabeth Ker

Children of Thomas Cochrane, 8th Earl of Dundonald and Jane Stuart

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1225. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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 528. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [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 III, page 360. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  4. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Lady Grizel Cochrane1

F, #29597, d. circa January 1665
Last Edited=14 Apr 2011
     Lady Grizel Cochrane was the daughter of William Cochrane, 1st Earl of Dundonald and Eupheme Scott.1 A contract for the marriage of Lady Grizel Cochrane and George Ross, 11th Lord Ross of Halkhead was signed on 11 October 1653.1 She died circa January 1665.1 She was buried on 1 February 1665.1
      Her married name became Ross.

Children of Lady Grizel Cochrane and George Ross, 11th Lord Ross of Halkhead

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1225. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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 XI, page 161. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

William Cochrane, 7th Earl of Dundonald1

M, #29598, d. 9 July 1758
Last Edited=18 Mar 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.44%
     William Cochrane, 7th Earl of Dundonald was the son of Thomas Cochrane, 6th Earl of Dundonald and Catherine Hamilton.1 He died on 9 July 1758 at Louisbourg, Nova Scotia, Canada, killed in action.1
     He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Cochrane of Dundonald [S., 1647] on 28 May 1737.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Lord Cochrane of Paseley and Ochiltrie [S., 1669] on 28 May 1737.1 He succeeded to the title of 7th Earl of Dundonald [S., 1669] on 28 May 1737.1 He fought in the Siege of Louisbourg on 9 July 1758.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1225. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

William Cochrane1

M, #29599, d. after 1739
Last Edited=22 May 2012
     William Cochrane was the son of Sir John Cochrane and Margaret Strickland.1 He married Lady Mary Bruce, daughter of Alexander Bruce, 2nd Earl of Kincardine and Veronica van Arson, on 19 April 1681.1 He died after 1739.1
     He lived at Ochiltree, Scotland.1

Children of William Cochrane and Lady Mary Bruce

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1225. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S5415] Eric Henderson, "re: Cochrane Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 26 June 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cochrane Family."

Lady Mary Bruce1

F, #29600
Last Edited=22 May 2012
Lady Mary Bruce
by Pieter Borsselaer 2
     Lady Mary Bruce was the daughter of Alexander Bruce, 2nd Earl of Kincardine and Veronica van Arson.1,3 She married William Cochrane, son of Sir John Cochrane and Margaret Strickland, on 19 April 1681.1
      Her married name became Cochrane. In 1705 she unsuccessfully claimed the Earldom of Kincardine.1

Children of Lady Mary Bruce and William Cochrane

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1225. 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. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S5415] Eric Henderson, "re: Cochrane Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 26 June 2011. Hereinafter cited as "re: Cochrane Family."