Jean Douglas1

F, #528001, d. 10 January 1783
Last Edited=9 Jul 2017
     Jean Douglas married David Skene, 1st of Pitlour and 5th of Hallyards, son of John Skene, 3rd of Hallyards and Helen Pitcairn, on 25 July 1718.2 She died on 10 January 1783.1
     She lived at Strathandry, Scotland.1 From 25 July 1718, her married name became Skene.1

Citations

  1. [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 1677. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 7th ed.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3638. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Robert Skene, 2nd of Pitlour and 6th of Hallyards1

M, #528002
Last Edited=9 Jul 2017
     Robert Skene, 2nd of Pitlour and 6th of Hallyards was the son of David Skene, 1st of Pitlour and 5th of Hallyards and Jean Douglas.1 He died on 19 May 1787, unmarried.1
     He gained the rank of Lieutenant in the Howard's Regiment of Foot.2 He held the office of Member of Parliament (M.P.) for Fife between 1780 and 1787.1

Citations

  1. [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 1677. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 7th ed.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3638. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

General Philip Skene, 3rd of Pitlour and 7th of Hallyards1

M, #528003, d. 22 June 1788
Last Edited=9 Jul 2017
     General Philip Skene, 3rd of Pitlour and 7th of Hallyards was the son of David Skene, 1st of Pitlour and 5th of Hallyards and Jean Douglas.1 He died on 22 June 1788, unmarried.2
     In 1757 he was served heir to his brother.2 On 10 August 1787 he entailed his estates.2

Citations

  1. [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 1677. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 7th ed.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3638. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

David Skene1

M, #528004, d. 11 May 1788
Last Edited=9 Jul 2017
     David Skene is the son of David Skene, 1st of Pitlour and 5th of Hallyards and Jean Douglas.1 He married unknown wife (?).2 He died on 11 May 1788.2
     He gained the rank of Captain in the 28th Regiment.2

Citations

  1. [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 1677. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 7th ed.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3638. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

unknown wife (?)1

F, #528005
Last Edited=9 Jul 2017
     unknown wife (?) married David Skene, son of David Skene, 1st of Pitlour and 5th of Hallyards and Jean Douglas.2
     She lived at Naughten, Fife, ScotlandG.2 Her married name became Skene.1 Her married name became Morrison.2

Child of unknown wife (?) and David Skene

Citations

  1. [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 1677. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 7th ed.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3638. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


David Skene, 4th of Pitlour and 8th of Hallyards1

M, #528006, d. 1803
Last Edited=9 Jul 2017
     David Skene, 4th of Pitlour and 8th of Hallyards was the son of David Skene and unknown wife (?).1 He died in 1803, unmarried.2
     On 3 February 1789 he obtained a Crown charter of Pitlour.2

Citations

  1. [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 1677. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Landed Gentry, 7th ed.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 3, page 3638. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Elizabeth Black1

F, #528007
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Elizabeth Black married Alexander Skene of Skene.1
     Her married name became Skene.1

Children of Elizabeth Black and Alexander Skene of Skene

Citations

  1. [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 636. Hereinafter cited as Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England.

Alexander Skene1

M, #528008, d. 1547
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Alexander Skene was the son of Alexander Skene of Skene and Elizabeth Black.1 He married Elizabeth Forbes.1 He died in 1547, killed in action.1
     He fought in the Battle of Pinkie in 1547.1

Child of Alexander Skene and Elizabeth Forbes

Citations

  1. [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 636. Hereinafter cited as Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England.

Elizabeth Forbes1

F, #528009
Last Edited=3 Mar 2012
     Elizabeth Forbes married Alexander Skene, son of Alexander Skene of Skene and Elizabeth Black.1
     Her married name became Skene.1

Child of Elizabeth Forbes and Alexander Skene

Citations

  1. [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 636. Hereinafter cited as Extinct and Dormant Baronetcies of England.

William Hedges1

M, #528010
Last Edited=4 Feb 2017
     William Hedges is the son of Sir William Hedges and Susanna Vanacker.1

Citations

  1. [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.