Andrew Lauder1

M, #370031
Last Edited=11 Jul 2009
     Andrew Lauder is the son of Robert Lauder and unknown Inglis.2 He married Janet Ramsay, daughter of David Ramsay of Hillhead.1
     He was a merchant at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1

Child of Andrew Lauder and Janet Ramsay

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

David Ramsay of Hillhead1

M, #370032
Last Edited=11 Jul 2009

Child of David Ramsay of Hillhead

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Janet Ramsay1

F, #370033
Last Edited=11 Jul 2009
     Janet Ramsay is the daughter of David Ramsay of Hillhead.2 She married Andrew Lauder, son of Robert Lauder and unknown Inglis.1
     Her married name became Lauder.

Child of Janet Ramsay and Andrew Lauder

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 1st Bt.1

M, #370034, b. 17 August 1595, d. 1692
Last Edited=22 Sep 2014
     Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 1st Bt. was baptised on 17 August 1595 at Lasswade, Scotland.1,2 He was the son of Andrew Lauder and Janet Ramsay.3 He married, firstly, Margaret Spiers on 20 November 1639.1 He married, secondly, Isabel Ellis, daughter of Alexander Ellis of Mortonhall, on 17 July 1645 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1,2 He married, thirdly, Margaret Ramsay, daughter of George Ramsay, on 15 February 1670.1 He died in 1692.1
     He was a merchant and burgess at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 He held the office of Baillie of Edinburgh between 1657 and 1661.1 He purchased the Newington estate, near Edinburgh, and the Woodhead, Templehall and other estates in Counties Edinburgh and Haddington (which were erected in his favour into the Barony of Fountainhall in 1681) in 1672.1 He was created 1st Baronet Lauder, of Fountainhall, co. Haddington [Nova Scotia] on 25 January 1690, with remainder to the heirs male of his body and his heirs male ‘successive.1'

Children of Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 1st Bt. and Margaret Ramsay

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Margaret Spiers1

F, #370035, d. 1643
Last Edited=11 Jul 2009
     Margaret Spiers married Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 1st Bt., son of Andrew Lauder and Janet Ramsay, on 20 November 1639.1 She died in 1643.1
     She was also known as Marion.1 From 20 November 1639, her married name became Lauder.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Isabel Ellis1

F, #370036
Last Edited=27 Jan 2013
     Isabel Ellis is the daughter of Alexander Ellis of Mortonhall.1 She married Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 1st Bt., son of Andrew Lauder and Janet Ramsay, on 17 July 1645 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1,2
     From 17 July 1645, her married name became Lauder.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Andrew Ramsay, Lord Abbotshall1,2

M, #370037, b. circa 1619, d. 17 January 1688
Last Edited=8 Apr 2016
     Sir Andrew Ramsay, Lord Abbotshall was born circa 1619.2 He was the son of Reverend Andrew Ramsay.2 He married Janet Craw.2 He died on 17 January 1688.2
     He held the office of Lord Provost of Edinburgh between 1654 and 1657.1,2 He held the office of Lord Provost of Edinburgh between 1662 and 1673.2 He was created 1st Baronet Ramsay, of Abbotshall, co. Fife [Nova Scotia] on 23 June 1669.3 He was styled as Lord Abbotshall [Scottish Law Lord] in 1671.2 He held the office of Lord of Session between 1671 and 1673.1,2

Children of Sir Andrew Ramsay, Lord Abbotshall and Janet Craw

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. 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 275. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  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.
  4. [S229] Burke John and John Bernard Burke, A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England (1841, reprint; Baltimore, Maryland, USA: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1985), page 635. Hereinafter cited as Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England.
  5. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.
  6. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Janet Ramsay1

F, #370038, b. 26 September 1652, d. 27 February 1686
Last Edited=3 Jul 2014
     Janet Ramsay was born on 26 September 1652.2 She was the daughter of Sir Andrew Ramsay, Lord Abbotshall and Janet Craw.3,4 She married Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 2nd Bt., son of Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 1st Bt. and Isabel Ellis, on 21 January 1669.1 She died on 27 February 1686 at age 33.1,2
     From 21 January 1669, her married name became Lauder.

Children of Janet Ramsay and Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 2nd Bt.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [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 275. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Baronetage.
  5. [S1042] Peter Wood, "re: Persse Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 26 February 2003 to 2016. Hereinafter cited as "re: Persse Family."

Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 3rd Bt.1

M, #370039, b. 3 December 1669, d. February 1728
Last Edited=27 Jan 2013
     Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 3rd Bt. was born on 3 December 1669.2 He was the son of Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 2nd Bt. and Janet Ramsay.3 He was baptised on 5 December 1669.1 He married Margaret Seton, daughter of Sir Alexander Seton of Pitmedden, 1st Bt. and Margaret Lauder, on 10 August 1696 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1,2 He died in February 1728 at age 58.1
     He succeeded to the title of 3rd Baronet Lauder, of Fountainhall, co. Haddington [N.S., 1690] on 20 September 1722.1

Children of Sir John Lauder of Fountainhall, 3rd Bt. and Margaret Seton

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [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."
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Alexander Seton of Pitmedden, 1st Bt.1

M, #370040, b. circa 1639, d. 29 May 1719
Last Edited=2 Mar 2017
     Sir Alexander Seton of Pitmedden, 1st Bt. was born circa 1639.2 He was the son of John Seton, 3rd of Pitmedden and Elizabeth Johnston.3 He married Margaret Lauder, daughter of William Lauder and Katherine Hunter, on 11 March 1669.3,2 He died on 29 May 1719.3,2
     He was invested as a Knight in 1664.3 He held the office of Lord of Session in 1677.3 He was styled as Lord Pitmedden [Scottish Law Lord] in 1677.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Aberdeenshire from 1681 to 1682.3 He was created 1st Baronet Seton, of Pitmedden, co. Aberdeen [Nova Scotia] on 15 January 1683/84.3 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Aberdeenshire from 1685 to 1686.3 He lived at Pitmedden, Aberdeenshire, Scotland.3

Children of Sir Alexander Seton of Pitmedden, 1st Bt. and Margaret Lauder

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1139. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]