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Maderty, Lord (S, 1608/9)


Creation: let.pat. 31 Jan 1608/9


Family name: Drummond




See Earl of Perth



James [Drummond], 1st Lord Maderty

2nd son of David [Drummond], 2nd Lord Drummond, by his second wife Hon Lilias Ruthven, 2nd dau. of William [Ruthven], 2nd Lord Ruthven



Jean Chisholm (d. before 26 Nov 1603), dau. of Sir James Chisholm of Cromlix, by his wife Jean Drummond, dau. of Sir John Drummond of Innerpeffray


1. Hon John Drummond, later 2nd Lord Maderty

2. Col Hon Sir James Drummond of Machany (d. Jul 1675), mar. aft. 7 Mar 1619 Catherine Hamilton, sister of John [Hamilton], 1st Lord Bargeny, and dau. of Sir John Hamilton of Bargeny (by his wife Jean Campbell, dau. of Alexander Campbell, Bishop of Brechin), legitimated son of John [Hamilton], 1st Marquess of Hamilton, and had issue:

1a. Sir James Drummond of Machany (d. 1675), mar. (1) Mary Halyburton, dau. of Sir James Halyburton of Pitcur, (2) Anne Moray, widow of William Moray of Abercairny, and dau. of Hon George Hay, 1st of Keillour (by his wife Isabel Hay, widow of Patrick Hay of Megginch, and dau. of Patrick Cheyne of Esselmont), 1st son by his second wife of Andrew [Hay], 8th Earl of Erroll, and (3) after 29 Aug 1662 Lilias Stewart, widow of Sir Walter Stewart of Minto, and dau. of ..... Muirhead, and had issue by his third wife:

1b. Sir John Drummond, forfeited Machany 1690 as a Jacobite (d. 1707), mar. Margaret Stewart, dau. of Sir William Stewart of Innernytie, 2nd son of Sir William Stewart of Grantully, and had issue:

1c. James Drummond (dvp. young)

2c. John Drummond (dvp. young)

3c. David Drummond (dvp. young)

4c. William Drummond, later 4th Viscount Strathallan

5c. Andrew Drummond, of Stanmore, co. Middlesex, founder of Drummond's Bank, London (b. c. 1681; d. 2 Feb 1769; bur. at Stanmore, co. Middlesex), mar. 7 Nov 1716 Isabella Strachan, of London (d. 13 Feb 1731), and had issue

6c. Thomas Drummond, a supporter of the 1715 rebellion, made prisoner after the Battle of Sheriffmuir

1c. Anne Drummond (d. 24 Jun 1748)

2c. Margaret Drummond

3c. Lilias Drummond

4c. Mary Drummond, mar. Duncan Campbell of Monzie

2b. David Drummond (d. unm. at the University of Leyden)

1b. Lilias Drummond (d. c. 1685), mar. (1) aft. 28 Sep 1667 as his third wife James [Murray], 2nd Earl of Tullibardine, and (2) aft. 5 Oct 1676 as his second wife her third cousin James [Drummond], 4th Earl of Perth, and had issue by her second husband

2b. Anne Drummond, mar. 1671 as his first wife Thomas Graeme of Balgowan

2a. Capt John Drummond (k. vp. at the Siege of Newcastle 1641)

3a. Col Andrew Drummond (dsp. Sep 1678)

4a. Patrick Drummond (?dsp. "in the wars")

5a. George Drummond (?dsp. "in the wars")

6a. David Drummond (?dsp. "in the wars")

7a. William Drummond (?dsp. "in the wars")

8a. Thomas Drummond (?dsp. "in the wars")

1a. Catherine Drummond, mar. Alexander Robertson of Struan

1. Hon Lilias Drummond (dspm. aft. 23 Jan 1636), mar. 29 Oct 1603 Laurence [Oliphant], 5th Lord Oliphant, and had issue

2. Hon Jean Drummond, mar. after 23 May 1606 Andrew Wood of Largo

3. Hon Margaret Drummond, mar. James Muirhead of Breadisholm

4. Hon Catherine Drummond, mar. Andrew [Rollo], 1st Lord Rollo, and had issue


Sep 1623


31 Jan 1608/9 Lord Maderty

suc. by



a Gentleman of the Bedchamber 1580; Member of Parliament for Perth 1585, 1592, 1593, 1597 and 1600; a Commissioner of Justiciary 1590 ; Justice of the Peace of Perthshire 1613


John [Drummond], 2nd Lord Maderty



after 30 Apr 1609 Hon Margaret Leslie (bur. 15 Jul 1668), 3rd dau. of Patrick [Leslie], 1st Lord Lindores, by his wife Lady Jean Stewart, 2nd dau. of Robert [Stewart], 1st Earl of Orkney


1. Hon David Drummond, later 3rd Lord Maderty

2. Hon James Drummond, an officer on foreign service

3. Hon John Drummond, an officer on foreign service

4. Hon Ludovic Drummond, escaped after the Battle of Worcester and entered the Swedish service, he was killed at the storming of Copenhagen and was bur. sp. at Elsinore

5. Hon William Drummond, later 1st Viscount of Strathallan

1. Hon Anne Drummond, mar. aft. 25 Jan 1639 Patrick Rattray of Craighall

2. Hon Jean Drummond, mar. bef. 1630 Patrick Graeme of Inchbraikie, and had issue

3. Hon Margaret Drummond, mar. aft. 26 Jun 1647 Sir Robert Crichton later Murray of Cockpool, son of Robert Crichton of Ryhill


betw. 1649 and 1651

suc. by




David [Drummond], 3rd Lord Maderty


mar. (1)

6 Feb 1637/8 Alison Creighton (dspm. Mar 1639), dau. and cohrss. of John Creighton of Haltoun and Luncardie

only child by first wife

1. Margaret Drummond (dvp. 18 Oct 1642)

mar. (2)

after 10 Dec 1641 Lady Beatrice Graham (bapt. 7 Mar 1614/5; dspm. 7 Nov 1691), sister of James [Graham], 1st Marquess of Montrose, and 6th dau. of John [Graham], 4th Earl of Montrose, by his wife and second cousin Lady Margaret Ruthven, 2nd dau. of William [Ruthven], 1st Earl of Gowrie

children by second wife

1. James Drummond (dvp. young)

2. William Drummond (dvp. young)

2. Hon Margaret Drummond (d. bef. 1685), mar. as his first wife her cousin John Graham of Inchbraikie, Postmaster-General for Scotland

3. Hon Beatrix Drummond, mar. after 9 Dec 1669 John [Carmichael], 1st Earl of Hyndford, and had issue

4. Hon Mary Drummond (d. 1685), mar. after 22 Aug 1677 as his first wife Capt John Haldane, 14th of Gleneagles (b. 31 Mar 1660; d. 26 Jun 1721), and had issue


s.p.m. 20 Jan 1691/2

suc. by



Lieutenant of the Marquess of Douglas's Troop of Horse 1666


William [Drummond], 2nd Viscount of Strathallan and 4th Lord Maderty

1st son and heir of William [Drummond], 1st Viscount of Strathallan, by his wife Elizabeth Hepburn, widow of Thomas Hepburn of Humble and dau. by his second wife of Sir Archibald Johnston of Warriston, a Lord of Session


suc. his father 23 Mar 1687/8 as 2nd Viscount of Strathallan and his uncle 20 Jan 1691/2 as 4th Lord Maderty


The Lordship of Maderty has been held by the Viscounts of Strathallan (Earls of Perth from 28 Feb 1902) since 20 Jan 1691/2.


 First written 20 Dec 2003



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