Margaret Craig1

F, #419471
Last Edited=9 Nov 2015
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Margaret Craig is the daughter of Sir Thomas Craig, 1st of Riccarton and Helen Heriot.2,3 She married Sir Alexander Gibson, Lord Durie, son of George Gibson of Goldingstones and Elizabeth Airth, on 14 January 1596.1
     From 14 January 1596, her married name became Gibson.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. 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 Alexander Gibson of Durie1

M, #419472, d. June 1656
Last Edited=18 Apr 2018
     Sir Alexander Gibson of Durie was the son of Sir Alexander Gibson, Lord Durie and Margaret Craig.2 He married Marjory Hamilton.3 He married Cecilia Fotheringham, daughter of Thomas Fotheringham, 9th of Powrie and Elizabeth Wemyss, in 1625.1 He died in June 1656.1
     He held the office of Lord Clerk Register in 1641.1 He was appointed Knight in 1641.2 He was styled as Lord Durie [Scottish Law Lord] in 1646.2 He held the office of Lord of Session between 1646 and 1649.1 In 1649 he was deprived of his offices.2 He had three other sons.2

Children of Sir Alexander Gibson of Durie and Cecilia Fotheringham

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  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. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.

Thomas Fotheringham, 9th of Powrie1

M, #419473, d. circa 1609
Last Edited=14 Dec 2015
     Thomas Fotheringham, 9th of Powrie was the son of Thomas Fotheringham, 8th of Powrie and Helen Lindsay.2 He married, firstly, Barbara Scott, daughter of Sir William Scott, 11th of Balwearie and Janet Lindsay.2 He married, secondly, Elizabeth Wemyss before 2 June 1608.2 He died circa 1609.2
     He lived at Powrie, Forfarshire, ScotlandG.1

Children of Thomas Fotheringham, 9th of Powrie and Elizabeth Wemyss

Children of Thomas Fotheringham, 9th of Powrie and Barbara Scott

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S6286] Clan MacFarlane and associated clans genealogy, online http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info. Hereinafter cited as Clan MacFarlane.
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Cecilia Fotheringham1

F, #419474
Last Edited=8 Mar 2016
     Cecilia Fotheringham is the daughter of Thomas Fotheringham, 9th of Powrie and Elizabeth Wemyss.2,3 She married Sir Alexander Gibson of Durie, son of Sir Alexander Gibson, Lord Durie and Margaret Craig, in 1625.1
     From 1625, her married name became Gibson.1

Children of Cecilia Fotheringham and Sir Alexander Gibson of Durie

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. 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 John Gibson of Pentland and Addistone1

M, #419475
Last Edited=3 Feb 2011
     Sir John Gibson of Pentland and Addistone is the son of Sir Alexander Gibson, Lord Durie and Margaret Craig.2 He married, firstly, Jean Hay, daughter of Alexander Hay of Kennet.1 He married, secondly, unknown wife (?).1 He married, thirdly, Elizabeth Thomson, daughter of Sir Thomas Thomson, 1st Bt..1
     He was appointed Knight in 1647.1

Child of Sir John Gibson of Pentland and Addistone and unknown wife (?)

Children of Sir John Gibson of Pentland and Addistone and Jean Hay

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]


George Gibson1

M, #419476, d. 8 September 1669
Last Edited=3 Feb 2011
     George Gibson was the son of Sir Alexander Gibson, Lord Durie and Margaret Craig.2 He died on 8 September 1669.1
     He lived at Balhouffie, Fife, ScotlandG.1

Child of George Gibson

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Margaret Gibson1

F, #419477
Last Edited=3 Feb 2011
     Margaret Gibson is the daughter of George Gibson.2 She married Andrew Bruce in 1665.1
     From 1665, her married name became Bruce.

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Andrew Bruce1

M, #419478
Last Edited=2 Mar 2010
     Andrew Bruce married Margaret Gibson, daughter of George Gibson, in 1665.1
     He was Minister of Carnbec later Pittenweem.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Jean Hay1

F, #419479
Last Edited=3 Feb 2011
     Jean Hay is the daughter of Alexander Hay of Kennet.1 She married Sir John Gibson of Pentland and Addistone, son of Sir Alexander Gibson, Lord Durie and Margaret Craig.1
     Her married name became Gibson.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Sir Alexander Gibson of Pentland1

M, #419480, d. 1693
Last Edited=3 Feb 2011
     Sir Alexander Gibson of Pentland was the son of Sir John Gibson of Pentland and Addistone and Jean Hay.2 He married Helen Fleming, daughter of Sir James Fleming of Rathobyres.1 He died in 1693.1
     He held the office of Principal Clerk of Session.1 He was appointed Knight in 1682.1

Children of Sir Alexander Gibson of Pentland and Helen Fleming

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1545. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S37] BP2003. [S37]