Carstairs Hill Tree

The Carstairs Hill Tree

 

Introduction

If this is the first time you are using these trees, you are advised to read the general introduction which appears here.

There are approximately 224 ministers mentioned on this tree of whom six were Free Church ministers. Here is an index of those of them whose names also appear in the General Index of Scottish Presbyterian Ministers.

Abel, Alexander Morison: see under J.1.1.2.1.1.
Abel, John: see under J.1.1.2.1. Elizabeth Forsyth Scott
Adair, Andrew: see under H.1.2.
Alston, James: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.3. Anne Hill
Anderson, James: see under A.1.1.2.1.1.1.1. Maria Ferrie
Baxter, Colin: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.6. Henry David Hill
Bell, Benjamin: see under A.1.1.4.1.1.1.1.1. Margaret Colquhoun Dunlop
Blair, James: see under E.1.1.2.1.4.1.
Blair, Peter: see under E.1.1.2.1.4. Mary Hamilton
Boyd, Andrew: see under F.1.1.1.1.
Boyd, Andrew: see under F.1.1.1.1.2.
Boyd, Andrew: see under F.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.
Boyd, Edward: see under F.1.2.1.1.1.2.
Boyd, James: see under F.1.2.1.
Boyd, Robert: see under F.1.2.1.1.
Boyd, Thomas: see under F.1.1.1.1.1.
Boyd, William: see under F.1.2.1.1.1.1.
Boyd, William: see under F.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.1.
Boyd, Zachary: see under F.1.2.2.1.
Brodie, James: see under K.1.1.1.1. James Fullarton
Brown, John: see under B.1.1.1.1.1.1. Wyville Smith Thomson
Brown, John: see under E.1.1.2.1.3. Someone Hamilton
Brown, William: see under E.1.1.2.1.3. Someone Hamilton
Brugh, Andrew: see under D.1.2. Margaret Robertson
Brugh, John: see under D.1.2.1.
Byers, George: see under C.1.2.1.1. James Colden (twice)
Byers, Thomas: see under C.1.2.1.1. James Colden
Carstairs, John: see under A.1.1.
Carstairs, William: see under A.1.1.1.
Clanny, Hugh: see under E.1.1.2.1.3. Someone Hamilton
Colden, Alexander: see under C.1.2.1.
Colden, James: see under C.1.2.1.1.
Colden, Robert: see under C.1.2. Anna Deas
Colville, Patrick: see under E.1.1.2.1.3. Someone Hamilton
Cook, George: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.
Cook, John: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.
Cook, John: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.1.
Corse, Hugh: see under K.1.1.1.1. James Fullarton
Corse, John: see under K.1.1.1.1. James Fullarton
Davidson, Elliot William: see under G.1.1. Mary McTaggart
Davidson, Isaac: see under G.1.1. Mary McTaggart
Davidson, Walter: see under D.1.4.2.1.2.2. Mary Brougham
Deas, James: see under C.1.
Deas, James: see under C.1.1.
Donald, Gordon Irving: see under G.1.1.1.1.1. Margaret Louise Reid
Douglas, George Cunningham Monteath: K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.2.
Douglas, Robert: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.
Drew, Joseph: see under A.1.1.2. Jean Carstairs
Drysdale, John: see under D.1.3.1. Mary Adam (twice)
Duncan, William Wallace: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.6.2. Rachel Borthwick Hill
Dunlop, Alexander: see under A.1.1.4.1.2.
Dunlop, Alexander: see under E.1.1.1.2. Margaret Mure
Dunlop, William: see under A.1.1.4. Sarah Carstairs
Dunlop, William: see under A.1.1.4.2.
Durham, James: see under E.1.1.1.2. Margaret Mure
Ewing, David: see under E.1.1.1.1.1.1. William Ralston
Farquhar, John: see under J.1.1. Alexander Mearns
Farquhar, Robert: see under J.1.1. Alexander Mearns
Ferrie, William: A.1.1.2.1.1.1.2.
Ferrie, William: see under A.1.1.2.1.1.1. Elizabeth McCormick
Fisher, James: see under A.1.1.4.1.1. John Dunlop
Fleming, James: see under F.1.2.1.1.1.1. William Boyd
Fleming, John: see under E.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Margaret Ralston
Fleming, Robert: see under F.1.2.1.1.1.1. William Boyd (twice)
Fleming, William: see under E.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Margaret Ralston
Forbes, Alexander: see under A.1.1.2.1.1.1.1.1. Elizabeth Ann Anderson
Forsyth, Alexander John: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson
Forsyth, James: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson
Fraser, Hugh: see under J.1.1.2.2. Amelia Jane Scott
Fullarton, Andrew: see under K.1.1.1.1.1.
Fullarton, Henry: see under K.1.1.
Fullarton, James: see under K.1.1.1.1.
Fullarton, John: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.
Fullarton, John: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.2.
Fullarton, William: see under K.1.1.1.
Gibson, John: see under D.1.4.1.1.1. Jessie Robertson MacDonald
Glegg, John: see under J.1.1.1.1.3. Eliza MacPherson
Gordon, James: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson
Gowdie, John: see under A.1.1.2.1.2. Jean McCormick
Gowdie, John: see under B.1.
Gowdie, John: see under B.1.1.
Gowdie, John: see under B.1.1.1.
Haliburton, Simon: see under G.1.1. Mary McTaggart
Hamilton, Andrew: see under F.1.1.1.1.3. Elizabeth Boyd
Hamilton, Archibald (Corstorphine): see under E.1.1.3.1.2.
Hamilton, Archibald (Wigtown): see under E.1.1.3.1.
Hamilton, Henry: see under E.1.1.3.1.3.
Hamilton, James: see under E.1.1.2.1.
Hamilton, John or Hans (Dunlop): see under E.1.1.
Hamilton, John (Old Greyfriars, Edinburgh): see under E.1.1.3.1.1.
Hamilton, John: see under K.1.1.1.1. James Fullarton
Hamilton, Patrick: see under E.1.1.3.
Hill, Alexander: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.
Hill, Alexander: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2.
Hill, George: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.
Hill, Henry David: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.4
Hill, Henry David: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.6.
Hill, John: see under A.1.1.2.1.2. Jean McCormick
Hill, Thomas: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.4
Jamieson, John: see under B.1.1.1.1.1.1. Wyville Smith Thomson
Johnston, Alexander: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson
Learmont, William: see under H.1.2.1. Isabella Adair
Lindsay, David: see under B.1.1.1.1.1.1. Wyville Smith Thomson
Lindsay, John: see under B.1.1.1.1.1.1. Wyville Smith Thomson
Lindsay, Thomas Martin: see under A.1.1.4.1.1.1.1.2. Anna Dunlop
Lindsay, William: see under B.1.1.1.1.1.1. Wyville Smith Thomson
MacDonald, James: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.4. Jean Hill
MacGregor, John Campbell: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2.2. Agnes Watson MacPherson
MacIntyre, Archibald Campbell: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2.2. Agnes Watson MacPherson
Mackie, William: see under A.1.1.3. Margaret Carstairs
MacNair, James: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.3. Jean Hill
MacNair, James: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.3.1.
MacNair, Robert: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.3. Jean Hill
MacNair, Robert: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.3.2.
MacPherson, Duncan: see under J.1.1.1.1.1.
MacPherson, George Cook: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2.1.
MacPherson, George William Caird: see under J.1.1.1.1.5.1.
MacPherson, James Rose: see under J.1.1.1.1.5.
MacPherson, Robert: see under J.1.1.1.1. Ann Mearns
MacPherson, Robert: see under J.1.1.1.1.4.
MacPherson, Thomas Smith: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2.2. Agnes Watson MacPherson
MacPherson, William Mearns: see under J.1.1.1.1.2.
MacVicar, John Gibson: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.6.1.1. Robert Walter Weir and D.1.4.1.1.1. Jessie Robertson MacDonald
MacVicar, Patrick: see under D.1.4.1.1.1. Jessie Robertson MacDonald
Maitland, Alexander: see under E.1.1.2.1.3.2.
Maitland, James: see under H.1.3. Mary Adair
Maitland, James: see under H.1.3.2.1.
Maitland, John Garlies: see under H.1.3.2.
Maitland, John: see under H.1.3. Mary Adair
Maitland, William (Beith): see under E.1.1.2.1.3. Someone Hamilton
Maitland, William (Mauchline): see under E.1.1.2.1.3.1.
Maitland, William: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2. George Cook
McCheyne, Robert Murray: see under G.1.1.1.2. Margaret Reid
McCombie, Charles: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson
McCormick, John: see under A.1.1.2.1. Ann Drew
McCormick, Joseph: see under A.1.1.2.1.1.
McLellan, David: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.3. Isabel Fullarton
McLellan, James: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.3. Isabel Fullarton
McMichan, John: see under E.1.1.2.1.3. Someone Hamilton
Mearns, Alexander: see under J.1.
Mearns, Alexander: see under J.1.1.
Mearns, Duncan George: see under J.1.1.3.1.
Mearns, Duncan: see under J.1.1.1.
Mearns, William: see under J.1.1.3.
Moncreiff, William: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.2. George Cunningham Monteath Douglas w
Monteath, John: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.1. Anne Fullarton
Monteath, John: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.
Munro, Alexander: see under K.1.1.1.1. James Fullarton
Munro, Andrew: see under K.1.1.1.1. James Fullarton
Munro, Hew: see under K.1.1.1.1. James Fullarton
Munro, John: see under K.1.1.1.1. James Fullarton
Murray, George: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.3. Anne Hill
Murray, George: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.3.1.
Murray, John: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.3.1.2.
Murray, Matthew: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.3. Anne Hill
Murray, Matthew: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.3.1.1.
Nesbit, James: see under D.1.4.1. William Robertson
Nesbit, Patrick: see under D.1.4.1. William Robertson
Ogilvie, George: see under C.1.2.1.1. James Colden
Ogilvie, Henry: see under J.1.1.1.1.3. Eliza MacPherson
Ogilvie, Thomas: see under J.1.1.1.1.3. Eliza MacPherson
Paisley, Robert: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2. Catherine Duff Cook (twice)
Paton, Robert: see under G.1.1.1.3. Susan Davidson Reid
Pollock, David: see under F.1.2.1.3. Margaret Boyd
Reid, James: see under G.1.1.1. Mary Davidson
Reid, John: see under G.1.1.1.1. Elizabeth Davidson Reid
Reid, Matthew: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.3. Anne Hill (four times)
Reid, William: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson
Robertson, Andrew: see under D.1.1.1.
Robertson, James: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.3.2. Janet Murray
Robertson, John: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.1.1. Elizabeth Cook
Robertson, William: see under D.1.4.1.
Roddick, James: see under G.1.1.1.2. Margaret Reid
Rodger, Matthew: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.1.1. Elizabeth Cook
Ross, Duncan Mearns: see under J.1.1.4.1.
Ross, Malcolm Munro: see under J.1.1.5. Elizabeth Mearns
Ross, William: see under J.1.1.4. Isabella Mearns
Scott, James: see under J.1.1.1.1.3. Eliza MacPherson
Scott, John: see under F.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.2. Jean Boyd (twice)
Scott, Robert: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson
Sinclair, John: see under F.1.2.1.1.1.1. William Boyd (twice)
Smith, Andrew: see under B.1.1.1.1. Sophia Gowdie
Smith, John: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2.2. Agnes Watson MacPherson
Stirling, James: see under E.1.1.1.3.2. Margaret Dunlop (twice)
Stirling, John: see under E.1.1.1.3.2. Margaret Dunlop (twice)
Story, Robert Herbert: see under A.1.1.4.1.1.1.2.1.
Story, Robert: see under A.1.1.4.1.1.1.2. Helen Boyle Dunlop
Syme, James: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson
Syme, Walter: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson
Thomson, John: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.2.1. Mary Fullarton
Thomson, Thomas: see under B.1.1.1.1.1. Ann Drummond Smith
Thomson, Wyville Smith: see under B.1.1.1.1.1.1.
Thomson, Wyville Smyth: see under B.1.1.1.1.1.1.1.
Tod, Michael: see under K.1.1.1.1.2.1.2. Margaret Monteath
Trail, Samuel: see under J.1.1.1.1.3. Eliza MacPherson
Tulloch, Arthur Penhryn Stanley: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2.1.2.
Tulloch, John Lancelot Constantine: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2.1.1.
Tulloch, John: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2.1. Margaret Mather Crawford Hill
Tulloch, Patrick: see under K.1.1.1. William Fullarton
Tulloch, William Weir: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2.1. Margaret Mather Crawford Hill (twice)
Turing, Walter: see under J.1.1. Alexander Mearns
Tweeddale, James: see under H.1.1. Janet Adair (twice)
Watson, Andrew: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2. George Cook
Weir, Robert Walter: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.6.1.1.
Weir, Walter: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.6.1. Jean McCormick Hill
Wilkie, Thomas: see under F.1.2.1.1.1.1. William Boyd
Wilson, Jean: see under C.1.2.1.1. James Colden
Young, Alexander: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.1. Helen Maitland Cook
Young, Peter: see under H.1.4.1. Jean Heron Maitland McCulloch
Young, Thomas: see under D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson

 

Tree

A.1. James Carstairs married Elizabeth Carstairs.

A.1.1. John Carstairs (1623-1686) was the son of James Carstairs. He was minister of St Mungo’s, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.460. He married E.1.1.1.4. Janet Mure.

A.1.1.1. William Carstairs (1649-1715) was the son of John Carstairs, Glasgow. He was minister of St Giles, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.66.

A.1.1.2. Jean Carstairs was the daughter of John Carstairs, Glasgow. She married Joseph Drew (d.1738), Principal of St Andrews University, Fife: FES, Vol.7, p.413.

A.1.1.2.1. Ann Drew (b.1701) was the daughter of Joseph Drew, St Andrews. She married John McCormick, minister of St Andrews, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.235.

A.1.1.2.1.1. Joseph McCormick (1733-1799) was the son of John McCormick, St Andrews. He was Principal of St Andrews University, Fife: FES, Vol.7, p.414.

A.1.1.2.1.1.1. Elizabeth McCormick (1780-1847) was the daughter of Joseph McCormick, St Andrews. She married William Ferrie, minister of Kilconquhar, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.210. See also the Stevenson Tree.

A.1.1.2.1.1.1.1. Maria Ferrie (1813-1892) was the daughter of William Ferrie, Kilconquhar. She married James Anderson, minister of Cults, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.140.

A.1.1.2.1.1.1.1.1. Elizabeth Ann Anderson (1840-1862) was the daughter of James Anderson, Cults. She married Alexander Forbes, missionary in Madras, India: FES, Vol.7, p.694.

A.1.1.2.1.1.1.2. William Ferrie was the son of William Ferrie, Kilconquhar. He was a Free Church minister.

A.1.1.2.1.2. Jean McCormick (d.1796) was the daughter of John McCormick, St Andrews. She married, as his second wife, John Hill, minister of St Andrews, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.235. His first wife was B.1.1.2. Elizabeth Gowdie, daughter of John Gowdie, Principal of Edinburgh University.

A.1.1.2.1.2.1. John Hill (1747-1805) was the son of John Hill, St Andrews, by his first wife. He was a Professor in both Edinburgh and St Andrews Universities.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2. George Hill (1750-1819) was the son of John Hill, St Andrews, by his second wife. He was Principal of St Andrews University, Fife: FES, Vol.7, p.422.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.1. Elizabeth Hill (b.1784) was the daughter of George Hill, St Andrews. She married her first cousin, A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1. John Cook.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2. Alexander Hill (b.1785) was the son of George Hill, St Andrews. He was Professor of Divinity in Glasgow University: FES, Vol.7, p.402.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.1. Harriet Hill (b.1825) was the daughter of Alexander Hill, Glasgow. She married her first cousin A.1.1.2.1.2.2.3.1. James MacNair, minister of Canongate, Edinburgh.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2. Alexander Hill (1826-) was the son of Alexander Hill, Glasgow. He was minister of St Andrews, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.241.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2.1. Margaret Mather Crawford Hill (d.1879) was the daughter of Alexander Hill, St Andrews. She married William Weir Tulloch, minister of Maxwell, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.424. He was the son of Principal John Tulloch, St Andrews, Fife: FES, Vol.7, p.423; and the grand-son of William Weir Tulloch, minister of Tibbermore, Perthshire: FES, Vol.4, p.256.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2.1.1. John Lancelot Constantine Tulloch was the son of William Weir Tulloch, Glasgow. He was minister of Stitchel, Roxburghshire: FES, Vol.2, p.93.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2.1.1.1. John Lancelot Tulloch was the son of John Lancelot Constantine Tulloch, Stitchel. He was at least a licentiate of the Church of Scotland.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.2.1.2. Arthur Penhryn Stanley Tulloch was the son of William Weir Tulloch, Glasgow. He was minister of Ecclesmachan, West Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.205.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.3. Madeline Hill (b.1835) was the daughter of Alexander Hill, Glasgow. She married James Adam McKerrell Brown. See the Brown Welsh Tree.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.4 Henry David Hill was the son of Alexander Hill, Glasgow. He was minister of Eaglesham, Renfrewshire: FES, Vol.3, p.388.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.3. Jean Hill (d.1871) was the daughter of George Hill, St Andrews. She married Robert MacNair, minister of Paisley, Renfrewshire: FES, Vol.3, p.167. He was the son of James MacNair, minister of Slamannan, Stirlingshire: FES, Vol.1, p.229.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.3.1. James MacNair (1821-1888) was the son of Robert MacNair, Paisley. He married, as his second wife, his first cousin, A.1.1.2.1.2.2.2.1. Harriet Hill. He was minister of Canongate, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.27.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.3.2. Robert MacNair (1827-1896) was the son of Robert MacNair, minister of Paisley. He was minister of Gourock, Renfrewshire: FES, Vol.3, p.196.

A.1.1.2.1.2.2.4 Thomas Hill (1798-1864) was the son of George Hill, St Andrews. He was minister of Logie Pert, Angus: FES, Vol.5, p.404.

A.1.1.2.1.2.3. Anne Hill (d.1803) was the daughter of John Hill, St Andrew. She married Matthew Murray, minister of North Berwick, East Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.381. He was the son of George Murray, minister of North Berwick, East Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.381; and Anna Reid. This Anna Reid was the daughter of Matthew Reid, minister of North Berwick; the grand-daughter of Matthew Reid, minister of Hoddam, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.248; and the great-grand-daughter of Matthew Reid, minister of Kirkinner, Wigtownshire: FES, Vol.2, p.364; she was also the half sister of Matthew Reid, minister of Prestonpans, East Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.390; and the niece of Janet Reid who married James Alston, minister of Dirleton, East Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.360.

A.1.1.2.1.2.3.1. George Murray (1773-1822) was the son of Matthew Murray, North Berwick. He was minister of North Berwick, East Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.382. See also Small, Vol.1, p.542.

A.1.1.2.1.2.3.1.1. Matthew Murray (1804-1876) was the son of George Murray, North Berwick. He was minister of Main Street, Glasgow, and Professor in the Secession Church: Scott, Annals, p.352. and p.560f.

A.1.1.2.1.2.3.1.2. John Murray (1810-1875) was the son of George Murray, North Berwick. He was minister in Moonzie, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.170.

A.1.1.2.1.2.3.2. Janet Murray (d.1867) was the daughter of Matthew Murray, North Berwick. She married James Robertson, minister of Slammanan, Stirlingshire: FES, Vol.1, p.229.

A.1.1.2.1.2.4. Jean Hill (d.1827) was the daughter of John Hill, St Andrews. She married, as his second wife, James MacDonald, minister of Kemback, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.207.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5. Janet Hill (b.1754) was the daughter of John Hill, St Andrews. She married John Cook, Professor of Moral Philosophy, St Andrews, Fife.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1. John Cook (1771) was the son of John Cook, Professor of Moral Philosophy. He was a Professor in St Andrews University: FES, Vol.7, p.429. He married his cousin, A.1.1.2.1.2.2.1. Elizabeth Hill.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.1. John Cook (b.1807) was the son of John Cook, Professor. He was Professor of Church History in St Andrews: FES, Vol.7, p.433. He married Rachel Susan Farquhar.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.1.1. Elizabeth Cook (d.1916) was the daughter of John Cook, Professor of Church History. (For some connections, see the Cumming Turing Tree under C.1.3.2.1. Elizabeth Morrice.) She married (1) John Robertson, minister of St Mungo’s, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.459; (2) Matthew Rodger, minister of St Leonard’s, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.244.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2. George Cook (1809-1880) was the son of John Cook, Professor. He was minister of Kincardine O’Neil, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.102. He married Agnes Watson, daughter of Andrew Watson, minister of Tarland, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.115, and Helen Maitland. She was the daughter of William Maitland, also minister of Tarland: FES, Vol.6, p.114.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.1. Helen Maitland Cook (1839-1900) was the daughter of George Cook, Kincardine O’Neil. She married Alexander Young, minister of Chapel of Garioch, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.153.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2. Catherine Duff Cook (b.1849) was the daughter of George Cook, Kincardine O’Neil. She married J.1.1.1.1.4. Robert MacPherson, minister of Elgin, Moray: FES, Vol.6, p.392. He married for a second time: Elizabeth Paisley, daughter of Robert Paisley, St Ninians, Stirlingshire: FES, Vol.4, p.315; and brother of Robert Paisley, minister of Careston, Angus: FES, Vol.5, p.384.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2.1. George Cook MacPherson (1880-1939) He was an Indian Chaplain: FES, Vol.7, p.577.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2.2. Agnes Watson MacPherson married, as his second wife, Thomas Smith MacPherson, minister of St Vincent’s, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.468. His first wife was Fanny MacIntyre, daughter of Archibald Campbell MacIntyre, minister of Kilbrandon, Argyll: FES, Vol.4, p.90. Her sister Amelia Isabel Fraser MacIntyre married John Smith, minister of Ardnamurchan, Argyll: FES, Vol.4, p.108; and another sister, Robina Ralston MacIntyre, married John Campbell MacGregor, minister of St Oran’s, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.32.

A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2.3. Malcolm Munro MacPherson (1892-1968) minister of Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire.

A.1.1.2.1.2.6. Henry David Hill (1762-1820) was the son of John Hill, St Andrews. He was minister of Dunino, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.197. He married, as his second wife, Mary Ann Baxter, daughter of Colin Baxter, minister of Monzievaird, Perthshire: FES, Vol.4, p.282.

A.1.1.2.1.2.6.1. Jean McCormick Hill (b.1806) was the daughter of Henry David Hill, Dunino. She married Walter Weir, minister of Longformacus, Berwickshire: FES, Vol.2, p.25.

A.1.1.2.1.2.6.1.1. Robert Walter Weir (1843-1925) was the son of Walter Weir, Longformacus. He was minister of Greyfriars, Dumfries: FES, Vol.2, p.270. He married D.1.4.1.1.1. Jessie Robertson MacDonald MacVicar, the daughter of John Gibson MacVicar, minister of Moffat, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.217.

A.1.1.2.1.2.6.2. Rachel Borthwick Hill (1814-1879) was the daughter of Henry David Hill, Dunino. She married William Wallace Duncan, who became a Free Church minister. See also the Duncan Tree.

A.1.1.3. Margaret Carstairs (m.1690) was the daughter of John Carstairs, Glasgow. She married William Mackie, minister of Markinch, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.113.

A.1.1.4. Sarah Carstairs was the daughter of John Carstairs, Glasgow. She married her cousin E.1.1.1.3.1. William Dunlop, Principal of Glasgow University: FES, Vol.7, p.396.

A.1.1.4.1. Alexander Dunlop (1684-1847) was the son of William Dunlop, Principal. He was Professor of Greek in Glasgow University.

A.1.1.4.1.1. John Dunlop (1730-1805) was the son of Alexander Dunlop, Professor of Greek. He was a Customs Officer, Greenock. One source says he married a daughter of James Fisher, minister of Maybole, Ayrshire. But FES, Vol.3, p.53 says he married Jean Fisher, daughter of Robert Fisher, Maybole.

A.1.1.4.1.1.1. Alexander Dunlop (b.1766) of Keppoch, Dunbartonshire, was the son of John Dunlop, Customs Officer. He was a banker, Greenock.

A.1.1.4.1.1.1.1. Alexander Dunlop (1798-1870) (later Alexander Murray Colquhoun Stirling Dunlop) was the son of Alexander Dunlop of Keppoch. He was a leading legal lay figure in the Disruption controversy. He was M.P. for Greenock. See Alexander Colquhoun-Stirling-Murray-Dunlop.

A.1.1.4.1.1.1.1.1. Margaret Colquhoun Dunlop (b.1847) was the daughter of Alexander Dunlop, M.P.. She married Benjamin Bell, a Free Church minister. See also the Bell Tree.

A.1.1.4.1.1.1.1.2. Anna Dunlop (b.1847) was the daughter of Alexander Dunlop, M.P.. She married Thomas Martin Lindsay, a Free Church minister. He was the son of Alexander Lindsay, a secession minister.

A.1.1.4.1.1.1.2. Helen Boyle Dunlop (d.1882) was the daughter of Alexander Dunlop of Keppoch. She married Robert Story, minister of Rosneath, Dunbartonshire: FES, Vol.3, p.364.

A.1.1.4.1.1.1.2.1. Robert Herbert Story (1835-1907) was the son of Robert Story, Rosneath. He was Principal of Glasgow University: FES, Vol.7, p.398.

A.1.1.4.1.2. Alexander Dunlop (b.c.1717) was the son of Alexander Dunlop, Professor of Greek. He was Professor of Hebrew and Oriental Languages in Edinburgh University: FES, Vol.7, p.405.

A.1.1.4.2. William Dunlop (1692-1720) was the son of William Dunlop, Principal. He was Professor of Church History, Edinburgh University: FES, Vol.7, p.389.

B.1. John Gowdie was minister of Sprouston, Roxburghshire: FES, Vol.2, p.89.

B.1.1. John Gowdie (1682-1762) was the son of John Gowdie, Sprouston. He was Principal of Edinburgh University: FES, Vol.7, p.382. He married as his first wife C.1.1.1.1. Jean Deas, daughter of Alexander Deas, merchant burgess, Edinburgh.

B.1.1.1. John Gowdie (1707-1777) was the son of John Gowdie, Principal. He was minister of Earlston, Berwickshire: FES, Vol.2, p.149.

B.1.1.1.1. Sophia Gowdie (b.1742) was the daughter of John Gowdie, Earlston. She married Andrew Smith, minister of Langton: FES, Vol.2, p.23.

B.1.1.1.1.1. Ann Drummond Smith (1779-1848) was the daughter of Andrew Smith, Langton. She married Thomas Thomson, minister of St James’ Place Relief Church, Edinburgh: Small, Vol.1, p.448.

B.1.1.1.1.1.1. Wyville Smith Thomson (1812-1873) was the son of Thomas Thomson, Edinburgh. He was a minister of the Relief Church in Bridgend, Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire: Small, Vol.1, p.229. He married Helen Linday, a daughter of David Lindsay, minister of Clackmannan Relief Church: Small, Vol.2, p.702. Her brothers were ministers: John Lindsay was minister of Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire: FES, Vol.3, p.347; and William Lindsay was minister of the Relief Church, Perth: Small, Vol.2, p.557 – he married Agnes Jamieson, a daughter of John Jamieson, Relief minister of Bellshill, Lanarkshire: Small, Vol.2, p.224; and a grand-daughter of John Brown, Relief minister of Falkirk, Stirlingshire: Small, Vol.1, p.666.

B.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Wyville Smyth Thomson (1843-1927) was the son of Wyville S. Thomson, Dumbarton. He was minister of the Secession Church at Ford, Lanarkshire: Small, Vol.1, p.583.

B.1.1.1.1.1.2. Thomas D. Thomson (1817-1847) was the son of Thomas Thomson, Edinburgh. He was at one time a congregational minister.

B.1.1.2. Elizabeth Gowdie was the daughter of John Gowdie, Principal. She married, as his first wife, John Hill, minister of St Andrews: see under A.1.1.2.1.2. Jean McCormick.

C.1. James Deas (d. prior to 1643) was minister of Earlston, Berwickshire: FES, Vol.2, p.148.

C.1.1. James Deas was a son of James Deas. He was also minister of Earlston.

C.1.1.1. Alexander Deas was a son of James Deas, Jr., Earlston. He was a merchant burgess in Edinburgh.

C.1.1.1.1. Jean Deas was a daughter of Alexander Deas, Edinburgh. She married B.1.1. John Gowdie, Principal.

C.1.2. Anna Deas was a daughter of James Deas, Sr., Earlston. She married Robert Colden, minister of Bunkle, Berwickshire: FES, Vol.2, p.4.

C.1.2.1. Alexander Colden was the son of Robert Colden, Bunkle. He was minister of Oxnam, Roxburghshire: FES, Vol.2, p.136.

C.1.2.1.1. James Colden was the son of Alexander Colden, Oxnam. He was minister of Whitsome, Berwickshire: FES, Vol.2, p.64. He married Lilias Byers. She was: the daughter of George Byers minister of St Boswells: FES, Vol.2, p.192; the grand-daughter of Thomas Byers, minister of Legerwood, Berwickshire: FES, Vol.2, p.156; and the great-grand-daughter of another George Byers, minister there also; and sister of George Byers, minister of St Boswells, Roxburghshire, who married Jean Wilson, daughter of Gabriel Wilson, minister of Maxton: FES, Vol.2, p.185 – whose sister Ann Wilson married George Ogilvie, minister in Newcastle: see probably FES, Vol.7, p.516.

D.1. William Robertson, 1st of Gladney (1656-1728) married Margaret Mitchell.

D.1.1. David Roberton of Brunton (1677-1765) was the son of William Robertson, 1st of Gladney.

D.1.1.1. Andrew Robertson was the son of David Robertson of Brunton. The Peerage has him dying in 1743 and that is the year that Andrew Robertson, minister of Gladsmuir, East Lothian, died: see FES, Vol.1, p.366. That fits fine, except that William Robertson, who succeeded him in Gladsmuir, is said to have been his nephew – they seem to have been cousins.

D.1.2. Margaret Robertson (1683-1771) was the daughter of William Robertson, 1st of Gladney. She married Andrew Brugh, minister of Madderty, Perthshire: FES, Vol.4, p.277.

D.1.2.1. John Brugh was the son of Andrew Brugh, Madderty. He was a licentiate of the Church of Scotland: FES, Vol.4, p.272.

D.1.3. Mary Robertson (1697-1761) was the daughter of William Robertson, 1st of Gladney. She married William Adam, the famous architect.

D.1.3.1. Mary Adam was the daughter of William Adam, architect. She married John Drysdale, minister of the Tron, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.141. He was the son of John Drysdale, minister of Kirkcaldy, Fife: FES, Vol.5, p.103.

D.1.4. William Robertson (1686-1745) was the son of William Robertson, 1st of Gladney. He was minister of Old Greyfriars, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.40.

D.1.4.1. William Robertson (1721-1793) was the son of William Robertson, Old Greyfriars, Edinburgh. He was minister of Old Greyfriars, Edinburgh, and Principal of Edinburgh University: FES, Vol.1, p.41. See the Balfour Tree. He married his cousin, Mary Nisbet. She was the daughter of James Nesbit, minister of the Old Kirk, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.71; and sister of Patrick Nesbit, minister of Hutton and Corrie, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.206.

D.1.4.1.1. David Robertson (b.1764) was the son of William Robertson, Principal. He married Margaret MacDonald of Kinloch Moidart and he took the surname MacDonald in addition to his own.

D.1.4.1.1.1. Jessie Robertson MacDonald was the daughter of David Robertson MacDonald. She married John Gibson MacVicar: see under A.1.1.2.1.2.6.1.1. Robert Walter Weir. His father was Patrick MacVicar, minister of St Paul’s, Dundee: FES, Vol.5, p.332; and his maternal grand-father was John Gibson, minister of Mains, Angus: FES, Vol.5, p.358.

D.1.4.1.1.1.1. Jessie MacDonald MacVicar was the daughter of John Gibson MacVicar. She married A.1.1.2.1.2.6.1.1. Robert Walter Weir.

D.1.4.2. Mary Robertson (1723-1803) was the daughter of William Robertson, Old Greyfriars, Edinburgh. She married James Syme, minister of Alloa, Clackmannanshire: FES, Vol.4, p.292. He was the son of Walter Syme, minister of Tullynessle, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.144, and of Elizabeth Gordon, daughter of James Gordon, minister of Rhynie, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.329. He was also the brother of Margaret Syme who married Alexander Johnston, minister of Alford, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.119; and of Isabel Syme who married James Forsyth, minister of Belhelvie, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.48. This James Forsyth was father of Alexander John Forsyth, also minister of Belhelvie; and of Mary Margaret Forsyth who married Robert Scott, minister of Glenbuchat, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.127. This Robert Scott was the father of Isabella Elizabeth Scott who married, as his first wife, Charles McCombie, minister of Lumphanan, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6 p.106; and of Elizabeth Mary Scott who married William Reid, minister of Auchindoir, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.121. Charles McCombie by his second wife had a daughter Isabella Morrice McCombie who married Thomas Young, minister of Ellon, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.192.

D.1.4.2.1. Eleanor Syme was the daughter of James Syme, Alloa. She married Henry Brougham and was the mother of Henry, Lord Brougham.

D.1.4.2.1.1. Henry Brougham (1778-1868) was the son of Henry Brougham and Eleanor Syme. He became 1st Baron of Brougham and Vaux.

D.1.4.2.1.2. John Waugh Brougham (c.1785-1829) was the son of Henry Brougham and Eleanor Syme.

D.1.4.2.1.2.1. Katharine Brougham was the daughter of John Waugh Brougham. She married K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.1. John Menteath Douglas, the son of Robert Douglas, minister of Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire: FES, Vol.3, p.150. See also the Chalmers Tree.

D.1.4.2.1.2.2. Mary Brougham was the daughter of John Waugh Brougham. She married Walter Davidson, a Free Church minister.

E.1. Archibald Hamilton of Raploch

E.1.1. John or Hans Hamilton (1536-1608) was the natural son of Archibald Hamilton of Raploch. He was minister of Dunlop, Ayrshire: FES, Vol.3, p.90. For information on this family see The Hamilton Lineage of Robert Hamilton …; and The Hamilton Manuscripts

E.1.1.1. Jean Hamilton was the daughter of John Hamilton, Dunlop. She married, as his second wife, William Mure of Glanderston in 1613. For this family, see here.

E.1.1.1.1. Ursula Mure was the daughter of William Mure of Glanderston by his first wife. She married Gavin (or William?) Ralston of that Ilk.

E.1.1.1.1.1. Gavin Ralston (b.c.1671) was the son of Gavin (or William?) Ralston of that Ilk.

E.1.1.1.1.1.1. William Ralston (d.1744) was the son of Gavin Ralston. He married Marion Ewing, daughter of David Ewing, minister of Cadder, Lanarkshire: FES, Vol.3, p.373.

E.1.1.1.1.1.1.1. Margaret Ralston (d.1780). She married John Fleming, minister of Kilmacolm, Renfrewshire: FES, Vol.3, p.212. He was the son of William Fleming, minister of Houston, Renfrewshire: FES, Vol.3, p.140.

E.1.1.1.1.1.2. Catherine Ralston was the daughter of Gavin Ralston. She married K.1.1.1.1.2. John Fullarton, minister of Dalry, Ayrshire.

E.1.1.1.2. Margaret Mure (d.c.1692) was the daughter of William Mure of Glanderston by his first wife. She married (1) F.1.2.2.1. Zachary Boyd, minister of the Barony, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.392; and (2) James Durham, minister of St Mungo’s, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.456.

E.1.1.1.3. Elizabeth Mure (b.1618) was the daughter of William Mure of Glanderston by his second wife. She married Alexander Dunlop, minister of Paisley: FES, Vol.3, p.164. For the Dunlop family, see here.

E.1.1.1.3.1. William Dunlop was the son of Alexander Dunlop, Paisley. He married his cousin, A.1.1.4. Sarah Carstairs.

E.1.1.1.3.2. Margaret Dunlop (d.1713) was the daughter of Alexander Dunlop, Paisley. She married James Stirling, minister of the Barony, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.393. His father was John Stirling, minister of Kilbarchan: FES, Vol.3, p.149; his uncle was James Stirling, minister of Paisley: FES, Vol.3, p.292; and his brother was John Stirling, Principal of Glasgow University: FES, Vol.7, p.396.

E.1.1.1.4. Janet Mure (b.1625) was the daughter of William Mure of Glanderston by his second wife. She married A.1.1. John Carstairs.

E.1.1.2. Gawen Hamilton, merchant, Glasgow and Coleraine, was the son of John or Hans Hamilton, minister of Dunlop.

E.1.1.2.1. James Hamilton (1600-1666) was the son of Gawen Hamilton, merchant. He was minister of the Old Kirk, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.74; FES, Vol.8, p.12. He married, as his first wife, Elizabeth Watson, daughter of David Watson, minister of Killeavy, Ireland, by whom he had family.

E.1.1.2.1.1. Archibald Hamilton was the son of James Hamilton, minister of the Old Kirk. He was minister of Killinchy, Ireland.

E.1.1.2.1.2. Jane Hamilton was the daughter of James Hamilton, minister of the Old Kirk. She married E.1.1.3.1. Archibald Hamilton, her relative – see below.

E.1.1.2.1.3. Someone Hamilton was the daughter of James Hamilton, minister of the Old Kirk. She married, as his first wife, William Maitland, minister of Beith: FES, Vol.3, p.81; whose mother was Mary Brown, daughter of John Brown, minister of Glencairn, and whose uncle was William Brown, also minister there: FES, Vol.2, p.315; FES, Vol.8, p.183. After his first wife’s death, he married Elizabeth Macaulay, widow of Patrick Colville, minister of Beith: FES, Vol.3, p.81. And after her death, he married Mary McMichan. She was the daughter of John McMichan of Barcaple, minister of Dalry: FES, Vol.2, p.407; and the sister of Rachel McMichan, who married Hugh Clanny, minister of Kirkbean: FES, Vol.2, p.277.

E.1.1.2.1.3.1. William Maitland (1671-1739) was the son of William Maitland, minister of Beith, and Elizabeth Macaulay. He was minister of Mauchline: FES, Vol.3, p.49.

E.1.1.2.1.3.2. Alexander Maitland (1677-1746) was the son of William Maitland, minister of Beith, and Mary McMichan. He was minister of Tongland: FES, Vol.2, p.426.

E.1.1.2.1.4. Mary Hamilton was the daughter of James Hamilton, minister of the Old Kirk. She married Peter Blair, minister of Jedburgh: FES, Vol.2, p.126; FES, Vol.8, p.139.

E.1.1.2.1.4.1. James Blair (?1656-1743) was the son of Peter Blair, Jedburgh. He was minister of Cranstoun: FES, Vol.1, p.310; FES, Vol.8, p.69.

E.1.1.2.1.4.2. Jean Blair was the daughter of Peter Blair, Jedburgh. She married E.1.1.3.1.1. John Hamilton, her relative, minister of Old Greyfriars, Edinburgh – see below.

E.1.1.3. Patrick Hamilton (c.1580-1640) was the son of John or Hans Hamilton, minister of Dunlop. He was the minister of Innerwick: FES, Vol.1, p.409; FES, Vol.8, p.108.

E.1.1.3.1. Archibald Hamilton (1619-1695) was the son of Patrick Hamilton, Innerwick. He was minister of Wigtown: FES, Vol.2, p.383; FES, Vol.8, p.183. He married Jean Hamilton, daughter of E.1.1.2.1. James Hamilton , minister of Old Kirk, Edinburgh – see above.

E.1.1.3.1.1. John Hamilton (1651-1702) was the son of Archibald Hamilton, minister of Wigtown. He was minister of Old Greyfriars, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.46. He married as his second wife, E.1.1.2.1.4.2. Jean Blair – see above.

E.1.1.3.1.2. Archibald Hamilton (?1663-1709) was the son of Archibald Hamilton, minister of Wigtown. He was minister of Corstorphine: FES, Vol.1, p.7.

E.1.1.3.1.2.1. Sarah Hamilton was the daughter of Archibald Hamilton, Corstorphine. She married John Kenrick, a Non-conformist minister in Wrexham, Denbighshire, Wales.

E.1.1.3.1.3. Henry Hamilton (-1730) was the son of Archibald Hamilton, minister of Wigtown. He was minister of Currie: FES, Vol.1, p.15; FES, Vol.8, p.5. He married Esther Stewart, daughter of Andrew Stewart, minister of Donaghadee, Ireland.

F.1. Alexander Boyd, 3rd Lord of Kilmarnock (d.1508), married Janet Colville. For this section of this tree, see here and here and here.

F.1.1. Robert Boyd, 4th Lord of Kilmarnock (d. about 1557-58), was the son of Alexander Boyd, 3rd Lord of Kilmarnock.

F.1.1.1. Robert Boyd, 5th Lord of Kilmarnock, (b.c.1517-1589/90) was the son of Robert Boyd, 4th Lord of Kilmarnock.

F.1.1.1.1. Andrew Boyd (1567-1636) was the natural son of Robert Boyd 5th Lord of Kilmarnock. He was Bishop of Argyll: FES, Vol.7, p.332.

F.1.1.1.1.1. Thomas Boyd (d. between 1662-1665) was the son of Andrew Boyd, Bishop of Argyll. He was minister of Eaglesham, Renfrewshire: FES, Vol.3, p.386.

F.1.1.1.1.2. Andrew Boyd was the son of Andrew Boyd, Bishop of Argyll. He was presented to Lochgoilhead, Argyll, in 1623: FES, Vol.4, p.36.

F.1.1.1.1.3. Elizabeth Boyd was the daughter of Andrew Boyd, Bishop of Argyll. She married Andrew Hamilton, minister of Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire: FES, Vol.3, p.149.

F.1.2. Adam Boyd of Pinkhill (Penkill) was the son of Alexander Boyd, 3rd Lord of Kilmarnock. He had a son Robert who was the second of Penkill.

F.1.2.1. James Boyd of Trochrigg (d.1581) was the son of Adam Boyd of Pinkhill. He was Archbishop of Glasgow: FES, Vol.7, p.321. He was the second son of Adam and was the first Boyd of Trochrigg.

F.1.2.1.1. Robert Boyd, second of Trochrigg (1578-1627), was the son of James Boyd, Archbishop. He was minister of Paisley, Renfrewshire, and Principal of Edinburgh University: FES, Vol.3, p.162.

F.1.2.1.1.1. John Boyd, third of Trochrigg, (served heir 1640) was the the son of Robert Boyd, Principal. His great grand-son was sixth of Tochrigg and became laird of Pinkhill.

F.1.2.1.1.1.1. William Boyd (1658-1741) is said to have been of the Trochrigg family – where he fits in is not certain as a full account of the family at this stage seems to be known. He was minister of Dalry, Kirkcudbrightshire: FES, Vol.2, p.408. He married Jean Maxwell, widow of John Sinclair, minister of Irongray, Kirkcudbrightshire: FES, Vol.2, p.288. This man was son of John Sinclair, minister of Ormiston, East Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.340; sister of Rachel Sinclair, who married, as her second husband, Thomas Wilkie, minister of Canongate, Edinburgh: FES, Vol.1, p.25; grand-son of James Fleming, minister of Yester, East Lothian: FES, Vol.1, p.399; nephew of Robert Fleming, minister of Cambuslang, Lanarkshire: FES, Vol.3, p.236; and cousin of Robert Fleming, minister in Rotterdam, the Netherlands, and London, England: FES, Vol.7, p.489.

F.1.2.1.1.1.1.1. Andrew Boyd (1697-1761) was the son of William Boyd, Dalry. He was minister of Twynholm, Kirkcudbrightshire: FES, Vol.2, p.429.

F.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.1. William Boyd (1714-1794) was the son of Andrew Boyd, Twynholm. He was minister of Penninghame, Wigtownshire: FES, Vol.2, p.374. He married H.1.3.1. Joanna Maitland.

F.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.2. Jean Boyd (1730-1819) was the daughter of Andrew Boyd, Twynholm. She married John Scott, minister of Twynholm, Kirkcudbrightshire: FES, Vol.2, p.429. He was the son of John Scott, minister of New Church, Dumfries: FES, Vol.2, p.269.

F.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.2.1. Margaret Scott (b.1769) was the daughter of John Scott, Twynholm. She married H.1.3.2. John Garlies Maitland, minister of Monigaff.

F.1.2.1.1.1.2. Edward Boyd was the son of William Boyd, Dalry. He was minister of Wigtown: FES, Vol.2, p.383.

F.1.2.1.3. Margaret Boyd was the daughter of James Boyd, Archbishop. She married David Pollock, minister of Old Luce: FES, Vol.2, p.347.

F.1.2.2. Another Male Boyd – this on the basis that the next man is said to have been a cousin of Robert Boyd of Trochrigg. However there seems no room for such a person: Adam Boyd had only two sons and one daughter by his marriage.

F.1.2.2.1. Zachary Boyd (b.c.1589) was a cousin of Robert Boyd of Trochrigg, Principal. He was minister of the Barony, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.392. He married as his third wife, E.1.1.1.2. Margaret Mure, daughter of William Mure of Glanderson.

G.1. John McTaggart, tenant in Carseriggan, Wigtownshire.

G.1.1. Mary McTaggart (d.1849) was the daughter of John McTaggart. She married Elliot William Davidson, minister of Sorbie, Wigtownshire: FES, Vol.2, p.377. He was the son of Isaac Davidson, the minister successively of Ratcliffe-Highway, London; Sorbie, and Whithorn, Wigtownshire: FES, Vol.2, p.380. His mother was Elizabeth Elliot, the daughter of Gideon Elliot of Harwood and of his wife Mary Haliburton. Mrs Isaac Davidson was therefore the first cousin of Rev. Simon Haliburton of Ashkirk, Selkirkshire: FES, Vol.2, p.169; Rogers, Genealogical Memoirs, p. 67.

G.1.1.1. Mary Davidson (1798-1881) was the daughter of Elliot William Davidson. She married James Reid, minister at Kirkinner, Wigtownshire: FES, Vol.2, p.366.

G.1.1.1.1. Elizabeth Davidson Reid (1824-1911) was the daughter of James Reid, Kirkinner. She married John Reid, minister at Monikie, Angus: FES, Vol.5, p.366.

G.1.1.1.1.1. Margaret Louise Reid (1861-1956) married Gordon Irving Donald, minister of Rathven, Banffshire: FES, Vol.6, p.297.

G.1.1.1.2. Margaret Reid (b.1829-1920) was the daughter of James Reid, Kirkinner. She married James Roddick, minister at Adelaide, Australia. He was said to have been a cousin of Robert Murray McCheyne, minster of St Peter’s, Dundee: (see here). He was the son of James Roddick, minister of Gretna, Dumfries-shire: FES, Vol.2, p.248. His mother was Mary Stothart Dickson, the daughter of Major Richard Dickson, London, England. McCheyne’s mother was Lockhart Murray Dickson but her father was David Dickson (see here) so “cousin” here may not mean “first cousin”.

G.1.1.1.3. Susan Davidson Reid (1841-1930) was the daughter of James Reid, Kirkinner. She married Robert Paton, minister at Kirkinner, Wigtownshire: FES, Vol.2, p.366.

G.1.2. Margaret McTaggart was the daughter of John McTaggart. She married H.1.1.1.1. James Tweeddale.

H.1. Thomas Adair of Genoch, Wigtownshire

H.1.1. Janet Adair was the daughter of Thomas Adair of Genoch. In 1759, she married James Tweeddale, minister of Glenluce, Wigtownshire: FES, Vol.2, p.349; and nephew of James Tweeddale, whom he succeeded as minister there.

H.1.1.1. Catherine Adair Tweeddale (b.1783) was the daughter of James Tweeddale, Glenluce. She married John Thomas Ruskin, merchant, Edinburgh – and so was the grand-mother of John Ruskin: see here.

H.1.1.1.1. James Tweeddale (b.1768) was the son of James Tweeddale, Glenluce. He was Collector of Taxes. Wigtown. He married G.1.2. Margaret McTaggart.

H.1.2. Andrew Adair (1720-1794) was the son of Thomas Adair of Little Genoch. He was minister of Whitern, Wigtownshire: FES, Vol.2, p.380.

H.1.2.1. Isabella Adair (1759-) was the daughter of Andrew Adair, Whitern – so in the FES entry for her father. She married William Learmont, minister of Glenluce, Wigtownshire: FES, Vol.2, p.349 – where she is called Sarah – which is right according to their family’s birth records.

H.1.3. Mary Adair (b.c.1823-1807) was the daughter of Thomas Adair of Little Genoch. She married, as his second wife, James Maitland, minister of Sorbie: FES, Vol.2, p.377. He was the son of John Maitland, minister of Banchory Devenick, Kincardineshire: FES, Vol.6, p.45.

H.1.3.1. Joanna Maitland was the daughter of James Maitland, Sorbie, by his first wife. She married F.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.1. William Boyd, minister of Penningham.

H.1.3.2. John Garlies Maitland (1766-1835) was the son of James Maitland, Sorbie, by his second wife. He was minister of Monigaff: FES, Vol.2, p.372. He married F.1.2.1.1.1.1.1.2.1. Margaret Scott.

H.1.3.2.1. James Maitland (1797-1872) was the son of John Garlies Maitland, minister of Monigaff. He was minister of Kells, Kirkcudbrightshire: FES, Vol.2, p.413.

H.1.4. Agnes Adair was the daughter of Thomas Adair of Little Genoch. She married Hugh McCulloch. See here.

H.1.4.1. Jean Heron Maitland McCulloch (1773-1854) was the daughter of Hugh McCulloch. She married Peter Young, minister of Wigtown: FES, Vol.2, p.384.

J.1. Alexander Mearns (1701-1789) was minister of Insch, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.159.

J.1.1. Alexander Mearns (1745-1820) was the son of Alexander Mearns, Insch. He was minister of Cluny, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.87. He married Ann Morrison, widow of John Farquhar, minister of Nigg, Kincardineshire: FES, Vol.6, p.70. He was the son of Robert Farquhar, minister of Chapel of Garioch, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.152. His mother was Katherine Turing, daughter of Walter Turing, minister of Rayne, Aberdeenshire. For some ministerial connections, see the Cumming Turing Tree.

J.1.1.1. Duncan Mearns (1779-1852) was the son of Alexander Mearns, Cluny. He was a Professor, Aberdeen: FES, Vol.7, p.373.

J.1.1.1.1. Ann Mearns (1809-1885) was the daughter of Duncan Mearns, Aberdeen. She married Robert MacPherson, Professor, Aberdeen: FES, Vol.7, p.373.

J.1.1.1.1.1. Duncan MacPherson (1837-1881) was the son of Robert MacPherson, Aberdeen. He was an Indian Chaplain: FES, Vol.7, p.577.

J.1.1.1.1.2. William Mearns MacPherson (1842-) was the son of Robert MacPherson, Aberdeen. He was minister of Monymusk, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.177.

J.1.1.1.1.3. Eliza MacPherson (1843-1912) She married, as his second wife, Samuel Traill, Professor of Theology, Aberdeen: FES, Vol.7, p.373. His first wife was Helen Scott. She was the daughter of James Scott, minister of Benholm, Kincardineshire: FES, Vol.5, p.456; and sister of Ann Scott, who married John Glegg, minister of Bervie, Kincardineshire: FES, Vol.5, p.458. Her mother was Isobel Ogilvie, the daughter of Henry Ogilvie, minister of Lunan, Angus: FES, Vol.5, p.455; who was the son of Thomas Ogilvie of Coupar Angus, Perthshire: FES, Vol.5, p.258. More ministerial relations can be traced through these references.

J.1.1.1.1.4. Robert MacPherson (1850-1926) was the son of Robert MacPherson, Professor, Aberdeen. He was minister of Elgin, Moray: FES, Vol.6, p.392. He married A.1.1.2.1.2.5.1.2.2. Catherine Duff Cook.

J.1.1.1.1.5. James Rose MacPherson (1853-1921) was the son of Robert MacPherson, Aberdeen. He was minister of Dingwall: FES, Vol.7, p.35.

J.1.1.1.1.5.1. George William Caird MacPherson (1891-1974) was the son of John Rose MacPherson, Dingwall. He was minister of Carstairs, Lanarkshire: FES, Vol.8, p.266.

J.1.1.2. Jane Mearns (1810-1845) was the daughter of Duncan Mearns, Aberdeen. She married Hercules Scott, Professor of Moral Philosophy, Aberdeen.

J.1.1.2.1. Elizabeth Forsyth Scott (1831-1888) was the daughter of Professor Hercules Scott. She married John Abel, minister of Forgue, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.255.

J.1.1.2.1.1. Alexander Morison Abel (1855-1886 ) was the son of John Abel, Forgue. He was minister of Kinneff, Kincardineshire: FES, Vol.5, p.475.

J.1.1.2.2. Amelia Jane Scott (1836-1867) was the daughter of Professor Hercules Scott. She married Hugh Fraser, minister of Alvah, Banffshire: FES, Vol.6, p.248.

J.1.1.3. William Mearns (1814-1891) was the son of Duncan Mearns, Aberdeen. He was minister of Kinneff, Kincardineshire: FES, Vol.5, p.475.

J.1.1.3.1. Duncan George Mearns (1846-1913) was the son of William Mearns, Kinneff. He was minister of Oyne, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.179.

J.1.1.4. Isabella Mearns (1816-1888) was the daughter of Duncan Mearns, Aberdeen. She married William Ross, Kintore, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.170. He was the son of Rev. Alexander Ross, school-master, Balmaghie, Kirkcudbrightshire, and the brother of Malcolm Munro Ross who married Isabella Mearns’ sister, J.1.1.5. Elizabeth Mearns.

J.1.1.4.1. Duncan Mearns Ross (1852-1913) was the son of William Ross, Kintore. He was minister of Glass, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.313.

J.1.1.5. Elizabeth Mearns (b.1822) was the daughter of Duncan Mearns. She married Malcolm Munro Ross, Indian chaplain: FES, Vol.7, p.580. He was the brother of William Ross, who married Elizabeth Mearn’s sister, J.1.1.4. Isabella Mearns.

K.1. David Fullarton, skipper, Dundee.

K.1.1. Henry Fullarton (b.c.1566; died prior to June 1618) was the son of David Fullarton. He was minister of Forfar, Angus: FES, Vol.5, p.285.

K.1.1.1. William Fullarton (b.c.1610-1668) was the son of Henry Fullarton, Forfar. He was minister of Rathen, Aberdeenshire: FES, Vol.6, p.427. He married Magdalene Tulloch, daughter of Patrick Tulloch, minister of Forres, Moray: FES, Vol.6, p.421.

K.1.1.1.1. James Fullarton (d.1687) was the son of William Fullarton, Rathen. He was minister of St Ninians, Stirlingshire: FES, Vol.4, p.314.. He married Isobel Munro, daughter of Andrew Munro, minister of Thurso, Caithness: FES, Vol.7, p.136. Her maternal grand-father was John Munro, minister of Alness, Ross and Cromarty: FES, Vol.7, p.25; and her great-grand-father (John Munro’s father), Alexander Munro, was minister of Durness, Sutherland: FES, Vol.7, p.101. Her grand-father’s brother was Hew Munro, also minister of Durness: FES, Vol.7, p.102. Her sister, Mary Munro, married Hugh Corse, minister of Bower, Caithness: FES, Vol.7, p.114. The Corses had (1) a son, John Corse, who was minister in the Tron, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.475, and who had a daughter. Helen Corse, who married John Hamilton, minister of Cathcart, Glasgow: FES, Vol.3, p.382; and (2) a daughter, Isabella Corse, who married James Brodie, minister of Canisbay, Caithness: FES, Vol.7, p.117.

K.1.1.1.1.1. Andrew Fullarton (d.1711) was the son of James Fullarton, St Ninians. He was minister of Ayr: FES, Vol.3, p.12.

K.1.1.1.1.2. John Fullarton (d.1761) was the son of James Fullarton, St Ninians. He was minister of Dalry, Ayrshire: FES, Vol.3, p.85. He married, as his second wife, E.1.1.1.1.1.2. Catherine Ralston.

K.1.1.1.1.2.1. Anne Fullarton (1734-1820) was the daughter of John Fullarton, Dalry. She married, as his second wife, John Monteath, minister of Houston, Renfrewshire: FES, Vol.3, p.140.

K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1. John Monteath (1752-1843) was the son of John Monteath, Houston, by his first wife. He too was minister of Houston.

K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1. Janet Monteath (1792-1873) was the daughter of John Monteath, Houston, Jr.. She married Robert Douglas, minister of Kilbarchan, Renfrewshire: 3 150.

K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.1. John Monteath Douglas (1819-99) was the son of Robert Douglas, Kilbarchan. He married D.1.4.2.1.2.1. Katharine Brougham, the daughter of John Waugh Brougham.

K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.2. George Cunningham Monteath Douglas was the son of Robert Douglas, Kilbarchan. He was a Free Church minister. He married Grace Alice Moncreiff, daughter of Hugh Moncreiff, writer, Glasgow. He was connected with an extensive network of ministers, mainly of the Secession Church. For example, his grand-father was William Moncreiff, minister of the Secession Church in Alloa, Clackmannanshire: Small, Vol.2, p.680. Of this man’s eight daughters, five were married to Secession ministers. He also had a son in the ministry.

K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.3. Campbell Douglas (1828-1910) was the son of Robert Douglas, Kilbarchan. He was an architect. He married Elizabeth Menzies was the daughter of Allan Menzies and Helen Cowan: see the Chalmers Tree.

K.1.1.1.1.2.1.1.1.4. Carstairs Douglas (1830-1877) was the son of Robert Douglas, Kilbarchan. He was missionary of the English Presbyterian Church to China. See here and here. There is a notice of Carstairs Douglas in the Obituaries section of this web-site: Douglas, Carstairs

K.1.1.1.1.2.1.2. Margaret Monteath (1753-1828) was the daughter of John Monteath, Houston, by his first wife. She married Michael Tod, minister of Dreghorn, Ayrshire: FES, Vol.3, p.89.

K.1.1.1.1.2.2. John Fullarton (1762-1802) was the son of John Fullarton, Dalry. He also was minister of Dalry, Ayrshire: FES, Vol.3, p.85.

K.1.1.1.1.2.2.1. Mary Fullarton (1778-1808) was the daughter of John Fullarton, Dalry, Jr. She married as his first wife, John Thomson, minister of Dalry, Ayrshire: FES, Vol.3, p.85.

K.1.1.1.1.2.3. Isabel Fullarton (1740-1823) was the daughter of John Fullarton, Dalry. She married, as his second wife, David McLellan, minister of Beith, Ayrshire: FES, Vol.3, p.83. He was the son of James McLellan, minister of Kirkcowan, Kirkcudbrightshire: FES, Vol.2, p.362.