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Families covered: Douglas of Dornock, Douglas of Dover, Douglas of Kelhead, Douglas of March, Douglas of Queensberry

Sir William Douglas, 1st Earl of Queensberry (d 08.03.1640)
m. (mcrt 20.07.1603) Isabel Kerr (d 1628, dau of Mark Kerr, 1st Earl of Lothian)
1. James Douglas, 2nd Earl of Queensberry (d 1671)
  m1. (mcrt 04.06.1630) Mary Hamilton (dsp 29.10.1633, dau of James, 2nd Marquess of Hamilton)
  m2. (mcrt 26.03.1635) Margaret Stewart (d 03.1673, dau of John Stewart, 1st Earl of Traquhair)
A. William Douglas, 1st Duke of Queensberry (b 1637, d 28.03.1695)
  m. (1657) Isabel Douglas (a 20.12.1688, dau of William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Douglas)
  i. James Douglas, 2nd Duke of Queensberry, 1st Duke of Dover (b 18.12.1662, d 06.07.1711)
  m. (01.12.1685) Mary Boyle (b c1671, d 02.10.1709, dau of Charles Boyle, Viscount Dungarvan)
a. James Douglas, 'Earl of Drumlanrig' (b 02.11.1697, bur unm 17.02.1715, 'an idiot', 2nd son)
  b. Charles Douglas, 3rd Duke of Queensberry, 2nd Duke of Dover (b 24.11.1698, d 22.10.1778)
  m. (10.03.1720) Catherine Hyde (b c1701, d 17.07.1777, dau of Henry Hyde, Earl of Clarendon)
  (1) Henry Douglas, 'Earl of Drumlanrig' (b 30.10.1722, dsp 19.10.1754)
  m. (24.07.1754) Elizabeth Hope (d 07.04.1756, dau of John Hope, 2nd Earl of Hopetoun)
  (2) Charles Douglas, 'Earl of Drumlanrig' (b 17.07.1726, d unm 24.10.1756)
  c. Jean Douglas (d 31.08.1729)
  m. (05.04.1720) Francis Scott, 2nd Duke of Buccleuch (b 11.01.1694, d 22.04.1751)
  Their grandson Henry became 5th Duke of Queensberry as well as 3rd Duke of Buccleuch.
  d. Anne Douglas (dsp 26.10.1741)
  m. (25.01.1733) William Finch (d 25.12.1766, of Winchilsea & Nottingham family)
e.+ other issue - William (b 18.05.1696, d 21.10.1696), George of Dumcrief (b 20.02.1701, d unm 1725), Isabel (b 04.12.1688, d 07.07.1694), Elizabeth (b 11.08.1691, d 17.07.1695), Mary (b 04.02.1699, d 16.11.1703)
  ii. William Douglas, 1st Earl of March (b c1655, d 02.09.1705)
  m. (mcrt 12.10.1693) Jane Hay (d 07.1729, dau of John Hay, 1st Marquess of Tweeddale)
  a. William Douglas, 2nd Earl of March (b c1696, d 07.03.1730-1)
  m. Anne Douglas-Hamilton, Countess of Ruglen (b 05.04.1698, d 21.04.1748, dau of John, Earl of Selkirk and Ruglen)
  (1) William Douglas, 3rd Earl of March, 4th Duke of Queensberry, Earl of Ruglen (b 16.12.1725, d unm 23.12.1810)
  b.+ other issue (d unm) - John of Broughton (a 1727), James (d before 1732), Isobel (d 09.04.1780), Mary (d 14.03.1781), Jean
iii. George Douglas (d unm 07.1693)
  iv. Anna Douglas (d 02.1700)
  m. (mcrt 13.08.1697) David Wemyss, Lord Elcho, 3rd/4th Earl of Wemyss (bpt 29.04.1678, d 15.03.1720)
  B. James Douglas (d 1691, Lt. General)
  m. Anna Hamilton
  i.+ issue - James (d by 1709), William (dsp 04.04.1712), Margaret
  C. Mary Douglas
  m. Alexander Stewart, 3rd Earl of Galloway (d 09.1690)
  D. Catherine Douglas
  m. (28.10.1667) Sir James Douglas, 1st Bart of Kelhead (b 19.09.1639, d 1708) @1@ below
  E. Henrietta Douglas
  m. Sir Robert Grierson, 1st Bart of Lag and Rock Hall (b 1655, d 15.04.1736)
  F. Margaret Douglas
  m1. (by1675) Sir Alexander Jardine of Applegirth (b 1645, d by 1689)
  m2. (05.12.1689) Sir David Thoirs
G. Isabel Douglas
  m. Sir William Lockhart, 1st Bart of Carstairs (d 1710)
  H.+ other issue - John (d Treves c08.1675), Robert (d Maestricht 1676)
2. Sir William Douglas of Kelhead, Governor of Carlisle (d 1673)
  m1. Agnes Fawside (dau of George Fawside of Fawside)
  A. Sir James Douglas, 1st Bart of Kelhead (b 19.09.1639, d before 04.1708, 2nd son)
  m. (28.10.1667) Catherine Douglas (dau of James Douglas, 2nd Earl of Queensberry) @1@ above
  i. Sir William Douglas, 2nd Bart of Kelhead (d 10.10.1733)
  m. (mcrt 08.09.1705) Helen Erskine (d 20.07.1754, dau of John Erskine, deputy governor of Stirling Castle)
TSP identifies Helen's father as John Erskine of Carnock who is known to have been deputy governor of Stirling Castle. However, we follow BP1934's identification of Helen's father as a younger brother of the 1st Bart of Alva because a contributor (CMcC, 29.12.03) has confirmed that the wills of both Helen and John Erskine confirm that identity.
  a. Sir John Douglas, 3rd Bart of Kelhead (d 13.11.1778)
  m. Christian Cunningham (b 23.04.1710, d 11.1741, dau of Sir William Cunningham of Caprington)
  (1) Sir William Douglas, 4th Bart of Kelhead (d 16.05.1783)
  m. (21.03.1772) Grace Johnstone (d 25.03.1836, dau of William Johnstone of Lockerbie)
  (A) Sir Charles Douglas, 5th Bart of Kelhead, 5th Marquess of Queensberry (b 03.1777, d 03.12.1837)
Sir Charles inherited the marquessate but not the dukedom.
  m. (13.08.1803) Caroline Scott (d 29.04.1854, dau of Henry, 3rd Duke of Buccleuch, 5th Duke of Queensberry)
  (i) Louisa Anne Douglas (b 24.06.1806, d 31.08.1871)
  m. (11.04.1833) Thomas Charlton Whitmore of Apley Park (d 13.03.1865)
  (ii) Mary Elizabeth Douglas (b 04.11.1807, d 16.05.1888)
  m. (17.02.1831) Thomas Wentworth Gage (d 19.03.1837, vicar of Higham Ferrers)
  (iii) Harriet Christian Douglas (b 22.07.1809, d 26.07.1902)
  m. (13.05.1841) Augustus Duncombe (b 02.11.1814, d 26.01.1880, Dean of York)
(iv) Jane Margaret Mary Douglas (b 15.01.1811, d 15.04.1881)
  m. (27.01.1841) Robert Johnstone Douglas of Lockerby (d 12.11.1866, cousin)
  (v) Elizabeth Katinka Douglas (d 26.04.1874)
  m. (07.11.1861) Henry St. George Foote
  (vi) Anne Georgina Douglas (d 28.11.1899)
  m. (11.02.1845) Charles Stirling Home Drummond-Moray (d 24.09.1891)
  (vii)+ other issue - Caroline Elizabeth (b 11.07.1804, d 07.04.1811), Frances Caroline (d 25.10.1827)
  (B) John Douglas, 6th Marquess of Queensberry (b 1779, d 19.12.1856, 3rd son)
  m. (16.07.1817) Sarah Douglas (d 13.11.1864, dau of James Sholto Douglas) @2@ below
  (i) Archibald William Douglas, 7th Marquess of Queensberry (b 18.04.1818, d 06.08.1858) had issue
  m. (28.05.1840) Caroline Margaret Clayton (b 14.07.1821, d 14.02.1904, dau of General Sir William Robert Clayton, Bart)
  (ii) Georgina Douglas (b 25.07.1819)
  (C) Henry Alexander Douglas (b 07.10.1781, d 16.03.1837) had issue
  m. (31.08.1812) Elizabeth Dalzell (d 1837, dau of Robert Dalzell of Glenae)
  (D) William Robert Keith Douglas (b 1783, d 05.12.1859, MP) had issue
  m. (24.11.1821) Elizabeth Irvine (d 25.04.1864, dau of Walter Irvine of Luddington House)
  (E) Mary Douglas (d 15.01.1841)
  m. (20.03.1817) Sir Thomas Sidney Beckwith (d 15.01.1831, Maj. General)
  (F)+ other issue - Archibald Johnston (d unm 02.12.1796), Christian (d 27.01.1847), Catherine Heron (d 26.01.1840), Elizabeth Christian (d unm)
  (2) Charles James Sholto Douglas
  m1. Basilia Dawes (dau of James Dawes of Rockspring, Jamaica)
  (A) James Sholto Douglas (b 03.07.1757, d 12.01.1830, Major)
m. (13.03.1784) Sarah Dawes (d 08.1829, dau of James Dawes of Rockspring, Jamaica)
  (i) Sir James Dawes Douglas (b 14.01.1785, d 06.03.1862, General) had issue
  m. (07.09.1815) Marianne Bullock (d 01.06.1861, dau of William Bullock)
  (ii) Sholto Douglas (d 24.12.1838, Major)
  m. (25.03.1830) Henrietta Patricia Burnett (d 27.12.1859, dau of John Burnett)
  (a) Edward Sholto Douglas (d unm 20.02.1853)
  (iii) Sarah Douglas (d 13.11.1864)
  m. (16.07.1817) John Douglas, 6th Marquess of Queensberry (b 1779, d 19.12.1856) @2@ above
  (iv)+ other issue - Basilia Mary (d unm), Anne
(B) John Graham Douglas (dsp 1807)
  (C) Stair Douglas (b 27.10.1764, d 22.11.1826, Rear Admiral) had issue
  m. (24.07.1802) Anne Payne (d 04.06.1865, dau of John Payne)
  m2. Mary Bullock (dau of Rev. Richard Bullock)
  (D) Charles Douglas (dsp 1806)
  (E) Edward Bullock Douglas (b 28.06.1774, d 07.07.1830)
  m. (14.02.1811) Harriet Bullock (d 02.11.1850, dau of Rev. Richard Bullock)
  (i) Edward Douglas (b 01.12.1819, d 23.03.1898, priest)
  (F) Lucy Maria Douglas (d 1811)
  m. Rev. T. Newton
(3) Janet Douglas
  m. (13.11.1767) William Irving of Bonshaw
  (4) Catherine Douglas (dsp)
  m. (13.11.1767) William Butler of London
  (5)+ other issue - Stair (d 08.04.1789, Captain RN), John (d unm 1759), Helen (d unm), Christian (d young)
  b. Charles Douglas of Breconwhat (dsp 13.12.1770, 3rd son)
m. Mrs. Young
  c. James Douglas in Carlisle
  m. Mary Maxwell (dau of Sir Patrick Maxwell, 1st Bart of Springkell)
  (1) Helen Douglas
  m. _ Maxwell of London
  (2) Mary Douglas (d 19.07.1803)
  m1. William Richard Middlemore of Somerley Hall (b c1731, d 07.03.1772)
  m2. John Storer of Nottingham (MD)
(3) Charlotte Douglas
  m. Alexander Maxwell of Terraughty
  (4) Joanna Douglas
  m. John Forbes of London
  (5)+ other issue - 2 sons (d unm), Elizabeth
  d. Erskine Douglas of Hexham (d 10.02.1791, 7th son)
  m. Eleanor (widow of Thomas Witter)
  (1) William Erskine Douglas (b 15.08.1766, d 17.09.1771)
  (2) Helen Frances Catherine Douglas (d 11.01.1837)
m. (11.10.1790) Daniel Sandford, Bishop of Edinburgh (d 14.01.1830)
  e. Francis Edward Douglas (b c1720, dsp 21.07.1793)
  m. Mrs. Hunter
  f. David Douglas
  m. ?? Thomson (dau of William Thomson)
(1) William Douglas (d 1834, Colonel) had issue
  m1. (27.10.1795) Catherine Johnstone (dau of William Johnstone of Lockerby)
  m2. (sp) Wilhelmina Douglas
  (2) John Douglas (b 1757, d 25.07.1847, Admiral) had issue
  m. (1818) Catherine Anne Griffith (dau of John Griffith)
  (3) Helen Douglas
  m. Robert Halliday
  (4)+ 12 others (including Dunbar Hamilton d unm, Catherine d 1835, Margaret d unm, Jane d 1853, Fanny)
g. Catherine Douglas (d 29.09.1761)
  m. (11.10.1725) Sir William Maxwell, 2nd Bart of Springkell (b 10.08.1703, d 14.07.1760)
  h. Jean Douglas
  m. (30.04.1727) Hugh Maxwell of Dalswinton
  i. Helen Douglas (dsp(s) 28.01.1766)
  m. John Erskine (Captain)
  j.+ other issue (d unm) - William (d 1786), Archibald (d young), Stewart (d 30.06.1795, Lt. General), Thomas (d 1744), Mary
  ii. Mary Douglas probably of this generation
  m. Sir Archibald Stewart, 1st Bart of Blackhall (b c1635, d c1722)
  B. Archibald Douglas (Colonel, 4th son)
  i. daughter
  C. Mary Douglas
  m. (mcrt 28.01.1647) John Johnston of Wamphray (d 1656)
  D. Catherine Douglas (b 10.04.1638)
  m. Menzies of Stenhouse
  E. Sophia Douglas
  m. (1672) John Craill of Stevenstoun
  F.+ other issue - William (dvp unm), Robert, George (captain), Isobel (bpt 24.10.1635), Margaret (b 03.04.1637), Sarah (b 17.11.1641)
  m2. (1649) Jean Stuart (dau of Sir Robert Stuart of Schelinlaw)
3. Archibald Douglas of Dornock
  A. William Douglas of Dornock
i. William Douglas of Dornock
  a. James Douglas of Dornock
  (1) James Douglas of Dornock
  m. Philadelphia Johnstone (dau of Sir John Johnstone, 1st Bart of Westerhall)
  (A) Archibald Douglas (dsp)
  (B) Clementina Douglas
  m. Robert Fergusson of Craigdaroch
  (C) Philadelphia Douglas
  m. Robert McMurdo of Dumgans
  (2) William Douglas of Bodsbeck (dsp)
  B. Janet Douglas
  m. James Hunter of Ballagan
  i. Anna Hunter (d 07.1700)
  m. (1687) William Charteris of Brigmuir and Mabie (d 28.04.1696)
4. George Douglas (d unm)
5. Margaret Douglas (d before 1643)
  m. (12.1622) James Johnstone, 1st Earl of Hartfell (d 04.1653)
6. Janet Douglas (dsp)
  m. (mcrt 28.07.1640) Thomas MacLellan, 2nd Lord Kircudbright

Main source(s): TSP (Queensberry), BP1934 (Queensberry)
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