John Wallace of Dundonald1

M, #528381
Last Edited=8 Mar 2012
     John Wallace of Dundonald married Catherine Kennedy, daughter of James Kennedy of Blairquhan, circa 1545.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Uchtred McDowall of Mundork1

M, #528382
Last Edited=8 Mar 2012
     Uchtred McDowall of Mundork married Catherine Herries, daughter of William Herries, 3rd Lord Herries of Terregles and Catherine Kennedy.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Janet Herries1

F, #528383, d. December 1612
Last Edited=10 Mar 2012
     Janet Herries was the daughter of William Herries, 3rd Lord Herries of Terregles and Catherine Kennedy.1 She married Sir James Cockburn of Skerling.1 She died in December 1612.1
     Her married name became Cockburn.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir James Cockburn of Skerling1

M, #528384
Last Edited=8 Mar 2012
     Sir James Cockburn of Skerling married Janet Herries, daughter of William Herries, 3rd Lord Herries of Terregles and Catherine Kennedy.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sara Johnstone1

F, #528385
Last Edited=8 Mar 2012
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Sara Johnstone is the daughter of Sir John Johnstone of that Ilk and Margaret Scott.1 She married Sir Robert Maxwell of Spottis, son of Sir John Maxwell and Agnes Herries, Lady Herries of Terregles.1
     Her married name became Maxwell.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


Sir Robert Maxwell of Spottis1

M, #528386, d. circa 31 October 1615
Last Edited=4 Jul 2017
Consanguinity Index=0.02%
     Sir Robert Maxwell of Spottis was the son of Sir John Maxwell and Agnes Herries, Lady Herries of Terregles.1 He married, secondly, Sara Johnstone, daughter of Sir John Johnstone of that Ilk and Margaret Scott.1 He married, firstly, Elizabeth Gordon, daughter of John Gordon of Auchinresch, before 27 April 1577.1,2 He died circa 31 October 1615.1
     On 21 February 1573 he acquired the eleven merk land of Spottis and others.2 On 27 April 1577 he and his wife were infeffed of the lands of Netherlaw, in Rerwick.2 In 1582 he had taken Orchardton in wadset.2 On 2 January 1584 he and his wife were infeffed of the lands of Nether Linkings.2 On 25 May 1590 he acquired the lands of Kings' Grange or Little Spottis, in the parish of Urr.2 On 3 August 1593 he acquired the lands of West Netherlaw.2

Child of Sir Robert Maxwell of Spottis and Elizabeth Gordon

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S8355] William Fraser, The Book of Carlaverock: memoirs of the Maxwells, Earls of Nithsdale, Lords Maxwell & Herries (Edinburgh: n.p., 1873), page 590. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Carlaverock.

Elizabeth Gordon1

F, #528387
Last Edited=4 Jul 2017
     Elizabeth Gordon is the daughter of John Gordon of Auchinresch.1 She married, firstly, Alexander Maclellan of Gelston.1 She married, secondly, Sir Robert Maxwell of Spottis, son of Sir John Maxwell and Agnes Herries, Lady Herries of Terregles, before 27 April 1577.1,2
     Her married name became Maclellan.1 From before 27 April 1577, her married name became Maxwell.1

Child of Elizabeth Gordon and Sir Robert Maxwell of Spottis

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S8355] William Fraser, The Book of Carlaverock: memoirs of the Maxwells, Earls of Nithsdale, Lords Maxwell & Herries (Edinburgh: n.p., 1873), page 590. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Carlaverock.

John Gordon of Auchinresch1

M, #528388
Last Edited=8 Mar 2012

Child of John Gordon of Auchinresch

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Alexander Maclellan of Gelston1

M, #528389
Last Edited=8 Mar 2012
     Alexander Maclellan of Gelston married Elizabeth Gordon, daughter of John Gordon of Auchinresch.1

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Sir Robert Maxwell of Orchardtoun, 1st Bt.1

M, #528390, d. before 20 October 1681
Last Edited=22 Jul 2017
     Sir Robert Maxwell of Orchardtoun, 1st Bt. was the son of Sir Robert Maxwell of Spottis and Elizabeth Gordon.1,2 He married Anne Maclellan, daughter of Robert Maclellan, 1st Lord Kirkcudbright, before February 1639/40.1 He died before 20 October 1681.1,2
     On 31 October 1615 he was retoured heir to his father in the lands of Spottis and others.2 He was created 1st Baronet Maxwell, of Orchardtoun [Nova Scotia] on 30 June 1663.1 He lived at Ballycastle, County Londonderry, Ireland.1 He lived at Ordchardtoun, Kirkcudbrightshire, Scotland.1

Children of Sir Robert Maxwell of Orchardtoun, 1st Bt. and Anne Maclellan

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 1881. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  2. [S8355] William Fraser, The Book of Carlaverock: memoirs of the Maxwells, Earls of Nithsdale, Lords Maxwell & Herries (Edinburgh: n.p., 1873), page 590. Hereinafter cited as The Book of Carlaverock.
  3. [S8368] Adrian Radcliffe, "re: Maxwell Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger LUNDY (101053), 21 July 2017. Hereinafter cited as "re: Maxwell Family."