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Gray, Lord (S, c.1445)

 

Creation: let. pat. c.1445

 

Family name: Gray later Campbell-Gray

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Arms:

Gules a Lion rampant within a Bordure engrailed Argent over all a Label of two points Or each point charged gyronny of eight Or and Sable

Crest:

An anchor in pale Or

Supporters:

On each side a Lion guardant Gules charged with a Label as in the Arms

Motto:

Anchor Fast Anchor

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Andrew [Gray], 1st Lord Gray

son and heir of Sir Andrew Gray of Broxmouth by his first wife Janet Mortimer, dau. and hrss. of Sir Roger Mortimer of Foulis

born

c. 1390

mar.

aft. 31 Aug 1418 Elizabeth Wemyss (d. aft. 15 May 1470), 1st dau. of Sir John Wemyss of Wemyss and Rires

children

1. Sir Patrick Gray, Master of Gray (dvp. betw. 23 Aug 1463 and Sep 1464), mar. (1) bef. 7 Feb 1439/40 Margaret Fleming (dsp.), dau. of Sir Malcolm Fleming of Biggar and Cumbernauld, by his wife Lady Elizabeth Stewart, 3rd dau. of Robert [Stewart], 1st Duke of Albany, and (2) bef. 1445 Annabella Forbes, 1st dau. of Alexander [Forbes], 1st Lord Forbes, by his wife Lady Elizabeth Douglas, only dau. of George [Douglas], 1st Earl of Angus, and had issue by his second wife:

1a. Andrew Gray, later 2nd Lord Gray

1a. Janet Gray (dsp. aft. 5 Feb 1549), mar. (1) Sir Alexander Blair of Balthayock, (2) bef. 6 May 1509 as his second wife Thomas [Fraser], 2nd Lord Lovat, and (3) bef. 12 Jun 1535 as his first wife David [Lindsay], 9th Earl of Crawford

2a. Elizabeth Gray, mar. David Rollock of Ballachie

3a. ..... Gray, mar. Andrew Monorgund of that Ilk

4a. ..... Gray, mar. ..... Collace of Balnamoon

2. Andrew Gray of Cluny, mar., and had issue:

1a. Andrew Gray of Scheves (d. c. 1491)

2a. Alexander Gray of Belmaduthy

3a. William Gray of Methlic, mar., and had issue:

1b. Alexander Gray, merchant of Aberdeen, mar., and had issue:

1c. Patrick Gray, mar., and had issue:

1d. Thomas Gray of Brighouse, mar., and had issue:

1e. Sir William Gray of Pittendrum, a successful Edinburgh merchant (d. 1648), mar. 20 Jun 1620 Egidia Smith, sister of Sir John Smith of Grothill and Kings Cramond, Provost of Edinburgh, and dau. of Robert Smith, and had issue:

1f. William Gray, Master of Gray from 1638, commanded his own regiment on behalf of King Charles II at the Battle of Worcester 1651 (bapt. 21 Jul 1621; killed while fencing with the Earl of Southesk Aug 1660), mar. (1) aft. 30 Nov 1637 Hon Anne Gray, Mistress of Gray (dvp. bef. 1654), dau. and hrss. by his first wife of Andrew [Gray], 7th Lord Gray, and (2) Apr 1654 Margaret Blair (widow of (1) Thomas Fotheringham of Powrie, and (2) Sir Thomas Blair of Balthayock), dau. of Sir Alexander Gibson of Durie, Lord President of the Council, and had issue by his first wife:

1g. Patrick Gray, later 8th Lord Gray

2g. William Gray (d. unm.)

3g. Charles Gray, admitted an advocate 1675 (d. 25 Apr 1722), mar. 18 Oct 1683 Barbara Douglas (d. 3 Jul 1733)

1g. Jean Gray (d. aft. 1694)

2f. Robert Gray (bapt. 10 Nov 1626; killed at Inverkeithing Jul 1651)

3f. John Gray of Crichie (bapt. 28 Oct 1627), mar. 13 Aug 1646 Alison Troup, only child of James Troup, merchant burgess of Edinburgh, and had issue:

1g. ..... Grey

2g. John Grey of Crichie, later 9th Lord Gray

3g. Andrew Gray of Balgounie (d. bef. 11 Sep 1797), mar. Elizabeth Cruikshank

4g. James Gray

5g. Robert Gray (bapt. 3 Jul 1670)

4f. Alexander Gray (bapt. 24 Mar 1631; d. unm.)

5f. Rev Andrew Gray, Minister of the Outer High Kirk of Glasgow 1653 (bapt. 23 Aug 1633; d. 8 Feb 1656), mar. 31 Mar 1654 Rachel Baillie, dau. of Robert Baillie of Jerviswood, and had issue

6f. David Gray (bapt. 24 Nov 1640; killed at Tangiers with the Earl of Teviot May 1664)

1f. Agnes Gray (b. 5 Dec 1622; bur. in Greyfriars 15 Dec 1669), mar. (1) Sir John Dundas of Newliston, and (2) Sir Archibald Primrose, Lord Clerk Register

2f. Janet Gray (b. 28 Sep 1623), mar. aft. 4 Sep 1646 Archibald Campbell, son of Sir Archibald Campbell

3f. Elspeth Gray (bapt. 20 Dec 1625), mar. 30 Apr 1643 James Bell, merchant burgess and Provost of Glasgow

4f. Margaret Gray (bapt. 29 Oct 1628), mar. Sir William Blair of Balgillo

5f. Mary Gray (bapt. 2 Apr 1630; d. bef. 27 Feb 1668), mar. 10 Jun 1647 John Clerk of Penicuik

6f. Barbara Gray (bapt. 29 May 1632; bur. in Greyfriars 10 May 1662), mar. 10 Jun 1647 Robert Douglas, merchant in Edinburgh

7f. Jean Gray (bapt. 23 Mar 1635; dvp. young)

8f. Geils Gray (bapt. 27 May 1636; d. unm.)

9f. Isobel Gray (bapt. 17 Jul 1638; d. Oct 1676), mar. (1) 7 Mar 1661 Walter Hamilton, merchant, and (2) 31 Jul 1672 Rev James Fraser of Brae, Minister of Culross

10f. Ann Gray (bapt. 21 Aug 1639), mar. 1666 Rev William Gray, Minister of Duns, and had issue

11f. Catherine Gray (bapt. 19 May 1642), mar. Alexander Inglis of Murdistoun

12f. Helen Gray (bapt. 7 Sep 1643), mar. 9 Oct 1673 Sir George Drummond, Lord Provost of Edinburgh

3. David Gray

1. Margaret Gray, mar. Robert [Lyle], 1st Lord Lyle, and had issue

2. Christian Gray, mar. aft. 14 Feb 1463 James Crichton of Strathurd

died

1469

created

c. 5 Jul 1445 Lord Gray

suc. by

grandson

note

a hostage in England for the good conduct of King James I 1424-27; one of the knights who accompanied Lady Margaret Stewart to France for her marriage to King Louis XI of France 1436; a Commissioner to England 1449 and 1451; Master of the Household to King James II 1452; Warden of the Marches 1459

 

Andrew [Gray], 2nd Lord Gray

born

mar. (1)

c. Mar 1463/4 Janet Keith, only child of Sir Robert Keith, Marshal of Scotland 1444-46, by his wife Janet Seton, dau. of Sir John Seton of Seton

children by first wife

1. Hon Patrick Gray, later 3rd Lord Gray

1. Hon Isobel Gray, mar. Alexander Stratoun of Lauristoun, and had issue

2. Hon Elizabeth Gray (d. 1526), mar. (1) aft. 18 May 1487 John [Lyon], 4th Lord Glamis, (2) bef. 27 Jul 1511 as his second wife Alexander [Gordon], 3rd Earl of Huntly, and (3) bef. 5 Jun 1525 as his second wife George [Leslie], 4th Earl of Rothes, and had issue by her first husband

mar. (2)

bef. 1483 Lady Elizabeth Stewart, 6th dau. of John [Stewart], 1st Earl of Atholl, by his first wife Lady Margaret Douglas, only dau. of Archibald [Douglas], 5th Earl of Douglas

children by second wife

2. Hon Robert Gray of Leitfie (k. at the Battle of Flodden 1513)

3. Hon Gilbert Gray of Buttergask (d. bef. 1541), mar. Egidia Mercer, dau. of Sir Laurence Mercer of Aldie, and had issue:

1a. Patrick Gray of Buttergask, later 4th Lord Gray

2a. Robert Gray of Drummalie (d. aft. 15 May 1570), mar. Marjorie Strachan, dau. of Thomas Strachan of Carmylie, and had issue

3a. James Gray of Buttergask (d. bef. 1595), mar. Margaret Scott, and had issue

1a. Geilis (d. Oct 1597), mar. (1) Alexander Whitelaw of Newgrange, and (2) Alexander Gardin of Drumgeich

4. Hon Andrew Gray of Muirtown (d. bef. 13 Apr 1541), mar., and had issue:

1a. Patrick Gray of Balgillo (d. aft. 10 Apr 1543), mar., and had issue

2a. Andrew Gray of Scheves

5. Father Edward Gray, Rector of Lundy (d. aft. 5 Oct 1521)

3. Hon Isobel Gray (d. aft. 27 Apr 1529), mar. (1) c. 1495 Sir James Scrymgeour of Dudhope, Constable of Dundee (d. c. 1503), (2) bef. 1510 Adam Crichton of Ruthven (d. bef. 18 Nov 1515), and (3) bef. 1521 Sir John Campbell of Lundy

4. Hon Janet Gray (d. Oct 1539), mar. (1) John Charters of Cathelgurdie, (2) Alexander Keith, son of Sir William Keith of Inverugie, (3) Sir David Wemyss of that Ilk (k. at the Battle of Flodden 1513), and (4) c. 1530 James Campbell of Lawers, and had issue by her first and second husbands

5. Hon Marjory Gray, mar. (1) ..... Kinninmont of that Ilk, and (2) Silvester Rattray of Craighall

6. Hon Elizabeth Gray

mar. (3)

aft. 1497 Margaret Lyle (widow of his nephew Robert [Lyle], 2nd Lord Lyle), dau. of ..... Houston

mar. (4)

Lady Elizabeth Gordon (widow of George [Gordon], 2nd Earl of Huntly;  d. after 1517), dau. of William [Hay], 1st Earl of Erroll, by his wife Lady Beatrice Douglas, 2nd dau. of James [Douglas], 7th Earl of Douglas and 1st Earl of Avonmore

died

Feb 1513/4

suc. by

son by first wife

note

he took an active part in the rebellion against King James III; Privy Councillor to King James IV; Heritable Sheriff of co. Forfar 1488; Justiciary General North of Forth 1489 and South of Forth 1506

 

Patrick Gray, 3rd Lord Gray

born

mar.

betw. Feb 1491/2 and Feb 1492/3 (mar. dissolved betw. Mar 1501 and Mar 1508) Lady Janet Lindsay (widow of Hon Alexander Lindsay, Master of Crawford, styled Lord Lindsay, son and heir ap. by his first wife of David [Lindsay], 5th Earl of Crawford);  mar. (3) ..... Halkerston of Southwood), 2nd dau. of George [Gordon], 2nd Earl of Huntly, by his second wife Lady Annabel Stewart, 6th dau. of James I, King of Scotland

died

s.p.legit. Apr 1541

suc. by

nephew

note

Carver to the King 1498

 

Patrick [Gray], 4th Lord Gray

born

mar.

aft. 21 Sep 1537 Hon Marion Ogilvy (d. aft. 16 Jul 1569), 2nd dau. of James [Ogilvy], 4th Lord Ogilvy of Airlie, by his wife Hon Helen Sinclair, 2nd dau. of Henry [Sinclair], 3rd Lord Sinclair

children

1. Hon Patrick Gray, later 5th Lord Gray

2. Capt Hon Andrew Gray, charged with assaulting Robert Rollock of Muretoun and Thomas Gourlay of Dargo 1610 (d. bef. 16 Feb 1611)

3. Hon Gilbert Gray of Bandirran, Provost of Foulis 1564 (d. 12 Aug 1592), mar. (1) aft. 1 Apr 1583 Marion Carnegie (d. 28 May 1585), dau. of John Carnegie of that Ilk, and (2) aft. 18 Apr 1587 Elizabeth Hay, dau. of Peter Hay of Megginch, and had issue by both wives

4. Hon James Gray (d. 1585/6), mar. (div. 1581) Elizabeth Stewart (formerly a mistress of James V, King of Scotland, and widow of John [Stewart], 4th Lord Innermeath), dau. of Sir John Bethune of Creich

5. Hon Robert Gray (d. aft. 15 Aug 1593)

6. Hon Sir Patrick Gray of Invergowrie (d. 31 Aug 1606), mar. (1) Euphemia Pitcairn (widow of (1) Robert Stewart of Rosyth, and (2) Robert Pitcairn, Commendator of Dunfermline; d. 24 Aug 1596), dau. of William Murray of Tullibardine, and (2) aft. 16 Dec 1596 Agnes Napier (mar. (2) Harry Balfour of Balgay, and (3) Hon John Ogilvy of Newbigging (dspm. 22 Nov 1625), 3rd son by his first wife of James [Ogilvy], 6th Lord Ogilvy of Airlie), dau. of Sir Archibald Napier of Edinbillie, and had issue

1. Hon Marion Gray (d. Jun 1582), mar. (1) Hon Patrick Ruthven, Master of Ruthven (dsp. and vp. bef. 12 Apr 1561), 1st son and heir ap. by his first wife of Patrick [Ruthven], 3rd Lord Ruthven, and (2) aft. 12 Apr 1561 Patrick Ogilvy of Inchmartine

2. Hon Mary Gray, mar. aft. 12 Apr 1568 David Seton of Parbroath, Comptroller of Scotland (d. bef. 1600)

3. Hon Agnes Gray (d. aft. 9 Jan 1580/1), mar. (1) bef. 14 Sep 1557 Sir Robert Logan of Restalrig and Fastcastle (d. 26 Aug 1561), (2) bef. 3 May 1568 Alexander [Home], 5th Lord Home, and (3) aft. 1575 Hon Sir Thomas Lyon of Auldbar, High Treasurer of Scotland 1585-96, 2nd son of John [Lyon], 7th Lord Glamis

4. Hon Elizabeth Gray, mar. aft. 16 Apr 1568 Laurence Bruce of Cultmalindie

5. Hon Helen Gray, mar. Sir David Maxwell of Tealing

6. Hon Margaret Gray, mar. aft. 1 Apr 1562 James Ogilvy of Balfour

7. Hon Isobel Gray (d. 20 Oct 1589), mar. (1) aft. 4 Sep 1563 David Strachan of Carmylie, and (2) Sir Alexander Falconer of Halkerton

8. Hon Agnes Gray, mar. aft. 16 Jan 1581/2 Patrick Douglas of Kilspindie

9. Hon Lilias Gray (d. Mar 1614), mar. (1) aft. 23 Aug 1582 David Tyrie of Drumkilbo, and (2) aft. 20 Oct 1592 Hon John Oliphant, Master of Oliphant

died

1584

suc. by

son

note

taken prisoner at the Battle of Solway Moss 1542 and ransomed for 500; a supporter of the English Party at the Scottish Court, he was imprisoned at Dalkeith by the Earl of Arran 1543; Member of the King's Council 1577

 

Patrick [Gray], 5th Lord Gray

born

1538

mar.

aft. 14 Jan 1556/7 Hon Barbara Ruthven (d. aft. 21 Jul 1594), 4th dau. of William [Ruthven], 2nd Lord Ruthven, by his wife Hon Janet Halyburton, suo jure Lady Dirletoun, 1st dau. and heir of line by his first wife of Patrick [Halyburton], 5th Lord Dirletoun

children

1. Hon Patrick Gray, later 6th Lord Gray

2. Hon Gilbert Gray of Mylnhill, Burgess of Dundee 1589, mar. Elizabeth Gib

3. Hon James Gray, a Gentleman of the Bedchamber 1592 (d. aft. 1593)

4. Hon William Gray of Bandirran, Sheriff Depute of Forfar, Burgess of Dundee 1589/90 (d. aft. 11 Feb 1611), mar. Elizabeth Kinnaird (widow of Patrick Kinnaird of Inchture)

5. Hon Andrew Gray of Bullion, Burgess of Dundee 1601 (d. bef. 18 Aug 1604), mar. Margaret Reid, and had issue

6. Hon Robert Gray of Milhill and Cranneslie (d. aft. 11 Apr 1600), mar. Jean Lindsay (widow of (1) Sir James Forrester of Corstorphine, (2) Sir John Campbell of Cawdor, and (3) John Lindsay, Parson of Menmuir), dau. of Robert Lauder of Bass

1. Hon Barbara Gray, mar. Sir John Cranstoun of Morristoun

died

1607/8

suc. by

son

note

a Lord of Session extraordinary 1578 and 1584-86

 

Patrick [Gray], 6th Lord Gray, PC

born

mar. (1)

aft. 18 May 1575 (div. 21 May 1585) Hon Elizabeth Lyon (mar. (2) 14 Feb 1586/7 William Ker of Grange), 1st dau. of John [Lyon], 8th Lord Glamis, by his wife Hon Elizabeth Abernethy, 2nd dau. of William [Abernethy], 5th Lord Saltoun of Abernethy

mar. (2)

aft. 25 Nov 1585 Lady Mary Stewart, 1st dau. of Robert [Stewart], 1st Earl of Orkney, by his wife Lady Janet Kennedy, 1st dau. of Gilbert [Kennedy], 3rd Earl of Cassillis

children by second wife

1. Hon Andrew Gray, later 7th Lord Gray

2. Hon Patrick Gray, entered Douai College 1620 (d. in Germany)

1. Hon Jean Gray (d. 17 Aug 1639), mar. aft. 15 Sep 1609 John [Wemyss], 1st Earl of Wemyss, and had issue

2. Hon Agnes Gray (d. after 1 Mar 1666/7), mar. aft. 30 Jan 1610 William [Graham], 1st Earl of Airth, and had issue

3. Hon Mary Gray, mar. James, 3rd Lord Lindores

4. Hon Elizabeth Gray, mar. aft. 28 Apr 1616 Sir John Leslie of Newton (k. at the storming of Dundee 1651)

died

4 Sep 1611

suc. by

son by second wife

note

Gentleman of the Bedchamber and Master of the Wardrobe 1584; Privy Councillor and Commendator of Dunfermline 1585; Ambassador to England and thought to have connived in the execution of Mary, Queen of Scots 1587; banished from Scotland 1587-89

 

Andrew [Gray], 7th Lord Gray

born

mar. (1)

aft. 3 dec 1608 Hon Anne Douglas (widow of James [Douglas], 5th Earl of Buchan;  d. aft. 22 Feb 1613/4), 1st dau. of Walter [Ogilvy], 1st Lord Ogilvy of Deskford, by his second wife Lady Mary Douglas, 3rd dau. of William [Douglas], 6th Earl of Morton

children by first wife

1. Hon Patrick Gray, Master of Gray (killed v.p. at the siege of a town in France 1635)

1. Hon Anne Gray, Mistress of Gray (dvp. bef. 1654), mar. aft. 30 Nov 1637 as his first wife her kinsman William Gray, Master of Gray from 1638, commanded his own regiment on behalf of King Charles II at the Battle of Worcester 1651 (bapt. 21 Jul 1621; mar. (2) Apr 1654 Margaret Blair (widow of (1) Thomas Fotheringham of Powrie, and (2) Sir Thomas Blair of Balthayock), dau. of Sir Alexander Gibson of Durie, Lord President of the Council; killed while fencing with the Earl of Southesk Aug 1660), 1st son and heir of Sir William Gray of Pittendrum, a successful Edinburgh merchant, by his wife Egidia Smith, sister of Sir John Smith of Grothill and Kings Cramond, Provost of Edinburgh, and dau. of Robert Smith, and had issue:

1a. Patrick Gray, later 8th Lord Gray

2a. William Gray (d. unm.)

3a. Charles Gray, admitted an advocate 1675 (d. 25 Apr 1722), mar. 18 Oct 1683 Barbara Douglas (d. 3 Jul 1733)

1a. Jean Gray (d. aft. 1694)

mar. (2)

Feb 1627/8 Mary Sydenham, a Popish recusant 10 Jan 1628/9 (widow of (1) John Baker, of Sissinghurst, co. Kent, and (2) Sir John Sydenham, of Brympton, co. Somerset;  d. 1631), dau. of Sir Thomas Guldeford, of Hemsted, co. Kent

mar. (3)

bef. 1639 Catharine Cadell

only child by third wife

2. Hon Frances Gray (bur. in Holyrood Abbey 22 Apr 1670), mar. Capt James Mackenzie, son of Rt Rev Murdoch Mackenzie DD, Bishop of Moray and Orkney

died

s.p.m.s. 1663

suc. by

grandson

note

Lieut of the Scots Guard in France 1624-54; resign the Hereditary Shrievalty of co. Forfar to King Charles I in return for 2,800; having by 1638 no surviving male issue he resigned his honours to the Crown and on 8 Jan 1638/9 obtained a new patent with the old precedency granting the Lordship of Gray to himself in life rent with remainder to William Gray, husband of his only daughter, Anne, and their heirs male, failing which to Sir William Gray of Pittendrum (father of William Gray), and his heirs male whatsoever; he entailed his estates 5 May 1638/9 on the same heirs; he enthusiastically supported the Royalist cause and was excommunicated by the General Assembly as a "papist" 1649; fined 1,500 under Cromwell's Act of Grace 1654

 

Patrick [Gray], 8th Lord Gray

born

mar.

aft. 22 Jan 1663/4 Hon Barbara Murray, sister of David [Murray], 4th Viscount Stormont, and 3rd dau. of Andrew [Murray], 1st Lord Balvaird, by his wife Lady Elizabeth Carnegie, 5th dau. of David [Carnegie], 1st Earl of Southesk

children

1. Hon Patrick Gray, Master of Gray (dvp. bef. 30 Jul 1674)

1. Hon Marjorie Gray, Mistress of Gray (dvp. betw. Dec 1690 and 1707), mar. bef. 26 Feb 1682/3 her father's cousin John Grey of Crichie, later 9th Lord Grey, and had issue

died

s.p.m.s. Jan 1710/11

suc. by

son-in-law

note

he resigned his honours to the Crown and on 27 Feb 1706/7 obtained a new patent with the old precedency in favour of John Gray of Crichie, husband of his deceased daughter Marjory Gray, for life, and after his decease to John Gray, their eldest son and the heirs of his body, whom failing, to the other eldest sons and heirs-male of the said marriage, and the heirs of their bodies, whom failing to the eldest heir-female without division procreated betwixt the said John Gray of Crichie and Marjorie Gray and the heirs of the body of such female, the eldest daughter succeeding without division, whom failing to the nearest heir male of Patrick, Lord Gray

 

John [Gray], 9th Lord Gray

born

mar.

bef. 26 Feb 1682/3 his cousin once removed Hon Marjory Gray, Mistress of Gray (dvp. betw. Dec 1690 and 1707), only dau. and sole hrss. of Patrick [Gray], 8th Lord Gray, by his wife Hon Barbara Murray, 2nd dau. of Andrew [Murray], 1st Lord Balvaird

children

1. Hon John Gray, later 10th Lord Gray

2. Hon William Gray (bapt. 27 Aug 1684)

3. Hon James Gray (bapt. 29 Sep 1685)

4. Capt Alexander Gray, in the service of the States of Holland (d. 4 Apr 1761)

5. Hon David Gray (bapt. 21 Jan 1690)

1. Hon Barbara Gray (bapt. 21 May 1687)

2. Hon Catherine Gray (bapt. 20 Sep 1688; d. 13 May 1766), mar. 24 Mar 1712 James Paterson of Kirktoun, advocate (d. 28 Nov 1729), and had issue

3. Hon Elizabeth Gray, mar. Peter Gordon of Abergeldie

4. Hon Marjorie Gray (bapt. 14 May 1697)

died

10 Jan 1723/4

suc. by

son

note

obtained 1686 a sum of 1,500 out of the Royal bounty in consideration of the loyal services of Sir William Gray of Pittendrum "grandfather to the said John, and great-grandfather to his lady"; he suc. to the peerage in 1707 under the novodamus and in the lifetime of the late holder

 

John [Gray], 10th Lord Gray

bapt.

15 Jan 1682/3

mar.

c. 1715 Hon Helen Stuart, 3rd dau. of Alexander [Stewart or Stuart], 5th Lord Blantyre, by his second wife Anne Hamilton, sister of John [Hamilton], 2nd Lord Belhaven and Stenton, and dau. of Robert Hamilton of Presmennan, a Lord of Session under the style of Lord Presmennan

children

1. Hon John Gray, later 11th Lord Gray

2. Hon Charles Gray (b. 14 Nov 1720)

1. Hon Anne Gray (b. 4 Apr 1717; d. 17 Feb 1774), mar. William Gray of Ballegarno

died

15 Dec 1738

suc. by

son

 

John [Gray], 11th Lord Gray

born

11 Apr 1716

mar.

17 Oct 1741 Margaret Blair, heiress of Kinfauns (b. 6 Aug 1720; d. 23 Jan 1790), 1st dau. of Alexander Blair of Kinfauns by his wife Jean Carnegie, dau. of James Carnegie of Finhaven

children

1. Hon Andrew Gray, Master of Gray (bapt. 8 Aug 1742; dvp. 23 May 1767)

2. Hon John Gray (b. 9 Jun 1744; dvp. young)

3. Hon Charles Gray, later 12th Lord Gray

4. Hon William John Gray, later 13th Lord Gray

5. Hon Francis Gray, later 14th Lord Gray

1. Hon Jean Gray (bapt. 5 Jul 1743; d. 19 Feb 1786), mar. 28 Jun 1763 Francis [Stuart], 9th Earl of Moray, and had issue:

1a. Hon James Stuart, styled Lord Doune (b. 2 Mar 1765; dvp. 11 Jun 1776)

2a. Hon John Stuart, styled Lord Doune, Member of Parliament (Tory) for Great Bedwyn 1790-91 (b. 11 Feb 1768 ; dvp. 6 Jul 1791)

3a. Francis [Stuart], 10th Earl of Moray, mar. (1) 26 Jan 1795 Lucy Scott (b.c. 1773; d. 3 Aug 1798), 2nd dau. and cohrss. of Maj Gen John Scott of Balcomie, by his wife Margaret Dundas, yst. dau. of Rt Hon Robert Dundas of Arniston, Lord President of the Court of Session, and had issue:

1b. Francis [Stuart], 11th Earl of Moray

2b. John [Stuart], 12th Earl of Moray

The 10th Earl of Moray mar. (2) 7 Jan 1801 his cousin Margaret Jane Ainslie (d. 3 Apr 1837), 1st dau. of Sir Philip Ainslie of Pilton, by his wife Hon Elizabeth Gray, 5th dau. of John [Gray], 11th Lord Gray, and had further issue:

3b. Capt Hon James Stuart (b. 17 Jan 1804; dvp. 12 Dec 1840)

4b. Hon ..... Stuart (b. and dvp. 1 Apr 1805)

5b. Archibald [Stuart], 13th Earl of Moray

6b. Hon Charles Stuart (b. 23 Apr 1812; dvp. 21 Jan 1847)

7b. George Philip [Stuart], 14th Earl of Moray, later 18th Lord Gray

1b. Hon Elizabeth Stuart (b. 19 Nov 1801; dvp. 1802)

2b. Lady Jane Stuart (b. 30 Nov 1802; d. 14 Mar 1880), mar. (1) 25 Jan 1832 Sir John Archibald Drummond Stewart of Grandtully, 6th Bt. (dsp. 20 May 1838), and (2) 25 Aug 1838 Dr Jeremiah Lonsdale Pounden, of Brownswood, co. Wexford (d. 3 Mar 1887), and had issue by her second husband, an only child:

1c. Eveleen Pounden, later suo jure Lady Gray

3b. Lady Margaret Jane Stuart (b. 17 Sep 1807; d. 16 Sep 1863)

4b. Lady Ann Grace Stuart (b. 6 Mar 1809; d. 11 Sep 1873)

5b. Lady Louisa Stuart (b. May 1813; d. 14 Feb 1864)

4a. Lt Col Hon Archibald Stuart (b. 2 Feb 1771; d. 30 Oct 1832), mar. 17 Mar 1793 Cornelia Pleydell (d. 1 Mar 1830), yst. dau. of Edmund Morton Pleydell, of Milbourne St Andrew, co. Dorset, and had issue

5a. Hon Charles Stuart (d. unm.)

1a. Lady Grace Stuart (d. Mar 1846), mar. 10 Jul 1789 George Douglas of Cavers

2a. Lady Anne Stuart (b. c. 1781; d. 18 Apr 1837)

2. Hon Helen Gray (b. 30 Jun 1745; dvp. 29 Jul 1775), mar. 1 Oct 1765 William Stirling of Keir, and had issue

3. Hon Anne Gray (bapt. 13 Mar 1747; d. 10 Sep 1802), mar. 30 Dec 1776 George Paterson of Castle Huntly, and had issue

4. Hon Margaret Gray (bapt. 22 May 1748; d. 12 Jul 1806)

5. Hon Barbara Gray (bapt. 6 Sep 1749; d. 5 Oct 1794)

6. Hon Elizabeth Gray (d. 24 Aug 1787), mar. 1771 Sir Philip Ainslie of Pilton, and had issue

7. Hon Charlotte Gray

8. Hon Mary Gray (dvp. young)

died

28 Aug 1782

suc. by

son

note

at the election of Scottish Peers in 1739 he claimed precedency over Lord Forbes or any other Baron, although his grounds for doing so are not quite clear; Sheriff of co. Forfar 1741

 

Charles [Gray], 12th Lord Gray

born

1752

died

18 Dec 1786

suc. by

brother

note

Cornet, 1st Dragoon Guards 1773, Lieut 1776 and Capt 1781; retired from the Army 1783

 

William John [Gray], 13th Lord Gray

born

Mar 1754

died

12 Dec 1807

suc. by

brother

note

Cornet, 2nd Dragoon Guards (Scots Greys), Lieut 1776 and Capt, 15th Dragoons 1779; retired from the Army 1788; despite being over 50, he committed suicide "owing to a disappointment in love"

 

Francis [Gray], 14th Lord Gray

born

1 Sep 1765

mar.

17 Feb 1794 Mary Ann Johnstone (d. 31 Dec 1858), dau. of Lt Col James Johnstone

children

1. Hon John Gray, later 15th Lord Gray

2. William Gray (b. 10 Apr 1801; dvp. Mar 1802)

1. Hon Madelina Gray, later suo jure Lady Gray

2. Hon Margaret Gray (b. 10 Dec 1802; dvp. 24 Apr 1822), mar. 20 Jun 1820 as his first wife John Grant of Kilgraston, and had issue:

1a. Margaret Grant, later suo jure Lady Gray

3. Hon Jane Anne Gray (b. 24 Jul 1806; dsp. 4 Mar 1873), mar. 17 Apr 1834 (div. 1843) her cousin Maj Gen Charles Philip Ainslie, son of Lt Col Charles Philip Ainslie, 2nd son of Sir Philip Ainslie of Pilton, by his wife Hon Elizabeth Gray, 5th dau. of John [Gray], 11th Lord Gray

died

20 Aug 1842 (bur. at Foulis)

suc. by

son

note

Capt, 4th Fencibles 1765; Maj, 1st Battalion Breadalbane Fencibles 1793; Postmaster General of Scotland 1807-10; a Representative Peer for Scotland (Tory) 1812-41; FRS 1816; President, Society of Antiquaries 1819-23

 

John [Gray], 15th Lord Gray

born

12 May 1798

mar.

23 Jul 1833 his cousin Mary Anne Ainslie (b. 1810; d. 16 Feb 1882), dau. of Lt Col Charles Philip Ainslie, 2nd son of Sir Philip Ainslie of Pilton, by his wife Hon Elizabeth Gray, 5th dau. of John [Gray], 11th Lord Gray

died

s.p. 31 Jan 1867

suc. by

sister

note

a Representative Peer for Scotland (Tory) 1847-67

 

Hon Madelina Gray, suo jure Lady Gray

born

11 Nov 1799

died

20 Feb 1869

suc. by

niece

 

Margaret Grant later Murray, suo jure Lady Gray

born

14 Apr 1821

mar.

10 Nov 1840 Maj Hon David Henry Murray (b. 9 Feb 1811; dsp. 5 Sep 1862), 3rd son of David William [Murray], 3rd Earl of Mansfield, by his wife Frederica Markham , 4th dau. of Most Rev William Markham DD, Archbishop of York

died

s.p. 27 May 1878

suc. by

cousin

 

George Philip [Stuart], 14th Earl of Moray later 18th Lord Gray

born

14 Aug 1816

died

16 Mar 1895

suc. by

niece

note

suc. his brother 12 Feb 1872 as 14th Earl of Moray;  on his death the Earldom of Moray passed to his cousin, Edmund Archibald [Stuart], 15th Earl of Moray

 

Eveleen Pounden later Gray, suo jure Lady Gray

born

3 May 1841

mar.

9 Sep 1863 James Maclaren Smith later Smith-Gray, of The Boltons, South Kensington, London (d. 26 Feb 1900)

children

1. Hon James Maclaren Stuart Gray, later 20th Lord Gray

2. Capt Hon Lonsdale Richard Douglas Gray (b. 3 Mar 1870; dvm. 10 Jun 1900)

1. Hon Ethel Eveline Gray, later suo jure Lady Gray

2. Hon Thora Zelma Grace Gray (b. 22 Oct 1875; d. 13 Apr 1966), mar. 18 Apr 1911 Edward Lorne Frederick Clough Taylor (d. 14 May 1947), son of Lt Col Edward Harrison Clough Taylor, of Firby Hall, co. York, and had issue

3. Hon Kathleen Mary Moray Gray (b. 9 Aug 1878)

died

24 Dec 1918

suc. by

son

note

her right to the Lordship of Gray was declared by the Committee for Privileges 7 Jul 1896; she and her husband took the name of Smith-Gray in lieu of Smith by Royal Licence 1897, their children taking the name and arms of Gray only

 

James Maclaren Stuart [Gray], 20th Lord Gray

born

4 Jun 1864

died

2 May 1919

suc. by

sister

note

Capt, 5th Battalion Rifle Brigade

 

Hon Ethel Eveleen Gray later Campbell later Gray-Campbell, suo jure Lady Gray

born

16 Jan 1866

mar.

23 Jul 1888 Henry Tufnell Campbell later Gray-Campbell, of Brownswood, Enniscorthy, co. Wexford (d. 31 Jan 1945), son of John Thomas Campbell, by his wife Anne Katherine Bethune, 1st dau. of Sir Henry Bethune of Kilconquhar, 1st Bt., de jure 9th Earl of Lindsay

children

1. Maj Hon Lindsay Stuart Campbell-Gray MC, Master of Gray, served in World War I and World War II (b. 4 May 1894; dvm. 7 Sep 1945), mar. 8 Jul 1930 Doreen McClymont Tubbs (d. 11 May 1048, 1st dau. of Cyril Tubbs, of Thedden Grange, Alton, co. Hampshire, and had issue:

1a. Angus Diarmid Ian Campbell-Gray, later 22nd Lord Gray

2a. Hon Cailain Douglas Campbell-Gray, granted the style and rank of the younger son of a Lord of Parliament by Royal Licence 1950 (b. 14 Jul 1934; d. 4 Sep 1994), mar. 27 Apr 1963 Wendy Helen Katharine Dunlop, 2nd dau. of William Herbert Dunlop of Doonside, and had issue

1a. Hon Fiona Faith Campbell-Gray, granted the style and rank of the daughter of a Lord of Parliament by Royal Licence 1950 (b. 12 Jan 1933; d. 1991), mar. 11 Jun 1955 Maj (Ronald Hugh) Desmond Fabling (d. 1974), twin son of Hugh Fabling, of Moat House, Grandborough, co. Northampton, and had issue

2a. Hon Christine Anne Campbell-Gray, granted the style and rank of the daughter of a Lord of Parliament by Royal Licence 1950 (b. 17 Oct 1938; d. 1987), mar. 6 Oct 1960 Lt Col Brian Joseph Lockhart (d. Feb 2001), 2nd son of Maj William Arthur Joseph Lockhart, of Ballydowling, Glenealy, co. Wicklow, and had issue

2. Second Lieut Hon Henry Bethune Campbell-Gray (n. 1896; killed in action vm. at Ypres 23 Feb 1915)

3. Lt Col Hon Ian Douglas Campbell-Gray (b. 14 Jul 1901; dsp. 21 Mar 1946), mar. 7 Jul 1942 Diana Boothby (former wife of Robert John Graham Boothby MP later Baron Boothby), 4th dau. of Rt Hon Lord Richard Frederick Cavendish CB CMG MP (by his wife Lady Moyra de Vere Beauclerk, 1st dau. by his second wife of William Amelius Aubrey de Vere [Beauclerk], 10th Duke of St Albans), yr. brother of Victor Christian [Cavendish], 9th Duke of Devonshire

1. Hon Violet Eveleen Moray Campbell-Gray (b. 28 May 1891; dvm. 18 Apr 1942)

died

2 Oct 1946

suc. by

grandson

note

took the name of Gray-Campbell for herself with the name of Campbell-Gray and arms of Gray only for her issue by Royal Licence 1920

 

Angus Diarmid Ian [Campbell-Gray], 22nd Lord Gray

born

3 Jul 1931

mar. (1)

5 Sep 1959 Patricia Margaret Alexander (d. Dec 1987), only dau. of Capt Philip Sylvester Alexander, of Kilmorna, Lismore, co. Waterford (by his wife Violet Aylmer, 2nd dau. of H Hendrick Aylmer, of Kerdiffstown, Sallins, co. Kildare), 1st son of Lt Col Hon Walter Philip Alexander (by his wife and cousin Margaret Katherine Grimston, dau. of Rev Hon Francis Sylvester Grimston), 2nd son of James Du Pre [Alexander], 3rd Earl of Caledon

children by first wife

1. Hon Andrew Godfrey Diarmid Stuart Campbell-Gray, later 23rd Lord Gray

1. Hon Lucinda Margaret Campbell-Gray (b. 13 May 1961)

2. Hon Iona Doreen Campbell-Gray (b. 4 Sep 1962; d. 30 Nov 2004)

3. Hon (Cethlyn) Isobell Campbell-Gray (b. 14 Jun 1969)

mar. (2)

12 Aug 1994 Cecilia Wilfrida Williams (widow of Paul Williams), dau. of ..... Dimsdale

died

29 Apr 2003

suc. by

son by first wife

 

Andrew Godfrey Diarmid Stuart [Campbell-Gray], 23rd Lord Gray

born

3 Sep 1964

mar.

1993 Hon Lucy Elton (b. 19 Dec 1963), 3rd dau. of Rodney [Elton], 2nd Baron Elton, by his first wife Anne Francis Tilney, 1st dau. of Brig Robert Adolphus George Tilney CBE DSO, of The Hall, Sutton Bonnington, co. Leicester

children

1. Hon Alexander Godfrey Edward Diarmid Campbell-Gray, Master of Gray (b. 7 Oct 1996)

1. Hon Florence Lucy Campbell-Gray (b. 8 Aug 2002)

 

 Last updated 20 Feb 2010

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Title:

23rd Lord Gray

(Scotland, let. pat. c.1445)

 

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