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Families covered: Erskine of Buchan, Erskine of Cardross, Erskine of Carnock, Erskine of Linlathen, Erskine of Restormel, Erskine of Torry, Erskine of Venlaw

David Erskine, 2nd Lord Cardross (d 1671)
m1. (mcrt 09.08.1645) Anne Hope (bpt 19.04.1625, d before 1655, dau of Sir Thomas Hope, Bart of Craighall)
1. Henry Erskine, 3rd Lord Cardross (d 21.05.1693)
  m. (03.03.1671) Catherine Stewart (bur 01.02.1725, dau of Sir James Stewart of Kirkhill, sister/coheir of William)
  A. David Erskine, 4th Lord Cardross, 9th Earl of Buchan (bpt 03.01.1672, d 14.10.1745)
  David inherited the earldom from his kinsman William Erskine, 8th Earl of Buchan.
  m1. (1697) Frances Fairfax (d 31.07.1719, dau of Henry Fairfax of Hurst by Frances, dau of Sir Thomas Browne of Norwich)
  i. Henry David Erskine, Lord Auchterhouse (b 21.09.1699, d infant)
  ii. David Erskine, Lord Auchterhouse (b 22.04.1703, d young)
  iii. Henry David Erskine, 10th Earl of Buchan (b 17.04.1710, d 01.12.1767)
m1. (31.01.1739) Agnes Steuart (b 1717, d 17.12.1778, dau of Sir James Steuart,Bart of Goodtrees)
  a. David Erskine, Lord Cardross (b 12.06.1741, d 04.10.1747)
  b. David Stewart Erskine, 11th Earl of Buchan (b 12.06.1742, dspl 19.04.1829)
  m. (15.10.1771) Margaret Fraser (d 15.02.1819, dau of William Fraser of Fraserfield)
  partner unknown
  (1) Sir David Erskine
  m. (17.11.1798) Elizabeth Erskine (d 02.08.1800, dau of Thomas Erskine, 1st Lord Erskine of Restormel Castle) @@ below
c. Henry Erskine of Amondell (b 01.11.1746, d 08.10.1817, Lord Advocate)
  m1. (30.03.1772) Christian Fullerton (b c1754, d 09.05.1804, dau of George Fullerton of Broughtonhall)
  (1) Henry David Erskine, 12th Earl of Buchan (b 07.1783, d 13.09.1857) had issue
  m1. (28.09.1809) Elizabeth Cole Shipley (d 05.10.1828, dau of Maj. Gen Sir Charles Shipley)
  m2. (26.06.1830) Elizabeth Harvey (d 17.12.1838, dau of John Harvey of Castle Temple)
  m3. (26.06.1839) Caroline Rose Maxwell (d 22.04.1893, dau of James Primrose Maxwell of Tuppendean)
  (2) George Francis Erskine (d unm, Captain)
  (3) Elizabeth Crompton Erskine (d 08.1855)
  m. (21.10.1801) George Callander of Craigforth (b 03.1770, dvp 18.02.1824, Lt. Colonel)
(4) Henrietta Erskine
  m. (11.05.1812) Peter Smith
  m2. (07.01.1805) Erskine Munro (d 25.01.1845, dau of Alexander Munro of Glasgow)
  d. Thomas Erskine, 1st Lord Erskine of Restormel Castle, Lord Chancellor (b 21.01.1750, d 17.11.1823)
  m1. (29.03.1770) Frances Moore (d 22.12.1805, dau of Daniel Moore MP)
  (1) David Montagu Erskine, 2nd Lord Erskine of Restormel Castle (b 1777, d 19.03.1855) had issue
  m1. (16.12.1799) Frances Cadwalader (d 25.03.1843, dau of General John Cadwalader of Philadelphia)
m2. (29.07.1843, sp) Ann Bond Travis (d 18.04.1851, dau of John Travis)
  m3. (21.12.1852, sp) Anna (d 26.03.1886, widow of Thomas Calderwood Durham of Polton)
  (2) Henry David Erskine (b 1786, d 27.07.1859, Dean of Ripon) had issue
  m. (04.05.1813) Mary Harriet Dawson (d 16.12.1827, dau of John Dawson, 1st Earl of Portarlington)
  (3) Thomas Erskine (b 12.03.1788, d 09.11.1864, judge) had issue
  m. (10.12.1814) Henrietta Eliza Trail (d 21.08.1865, dau of Henry Trail)
  (4) Esme Stewart Erskine (b 1789, d 26.08.1817, Lt. Colonel)
  m. (1809) Eliza Bland Smith (dau of Lt. Colonel Smith) had issue
  (5) Frances Erskine (d 25.03.1859)
  m. (1802) Rev. (Samuel) Holland (d 16.04.1857)
  (6) Elizabeth Erskine (d 02.08.1800)
m. (17.11.1798) Sir David Erskine @@ above
  (7) Margaret Erskine (d unm 03.1857)
  (8) Mary Erskine (d 1864)
  m. (29.01.1805) Edward Morris (d 1815)
  m2. (12.10.1818) Sarah (or Mary) Buck (d 25.10.1825)
  (9) Hampden Erskine (b 05.12.1821)
  e. Anne Agnes Erskine (b 1739, d 05.10.1804)
f. Isabella Erskine (d 17.05.1824)
  m1. (21.01.1770) William Leslie Hamilton (d 02.10.1780)
  m2. (23.04.1785) John Cunningham, 15th Earl of Glencairn (b 17.05.1750, dsp 24.09.1796)
  iv. Fairfax Erskine (b 08.02.1712, dsp 1735)
  m. Annabella Manning
  v.+ 3 sons - George Lewis (b 1714, d unm 1744), Edward (b 1714, d infant), Frederick (b 1715, d infant)
  viii. Katherine Anne Erskine (b 1697, d 05.03.1733)
  m. (25.10.1724) William Fraser of Fraserfield (or Balgownie) (b 19.11.1691, d 23.03.1727)
  ix. Frances Erskine (b 1700, d 1774)
m. James Gardiner of Bankton (d Prestonpans 1745, Colonel)
  a. Frances Gardiner (b 1729, d 07.12.1811)
  m. (1750) Sir William Baird, 5th Bart of Saughton Hall (d 17.08.1771)
  m2. (15.09.1743) Isabella Blackett (d 14.05.1763, dau of Sir William Blackett,Bart of Wallington)
  B. Charles Erskine (d 25.02.1763)
  m. Ann Scott (dsps 19.12.1763, dau of Walter Scott of Edenshead)
  C. William Erskine (d before 10.10.1739)
  m. Margaret Erskine (dau of Col. John Erskine)
  i. John Erskine (d 1741)
  m. Helen Douglas (dau of Sir William Douglas of Kelhead)
  a. son (d young)
  ii. David Erskine
  m. Catharine Nimmo
  iii. Frances Erskine (d 1750)
m. (1748) James Loch of Drylaw
  D. Thomas Erskine (b 05.06.1691, d 14.01.1731)
  m. (15.06.1721) Rachel Libberton (d 30.06.1769, dau of John Libberton in Edinburgh)
  i. Katherine Erskine
  m. Gilbert Laurie of Polmont
  a. Katherine Laurie
  m. (02.06.1790) Alexander Marjoribanks of Marjoribanks
  E. Catherine Erskine
  m1. Sir William Denholm, Bart of Westshields
  m2. (04.04.1714) Daniel Campbell of Shawfield
  F. Mary Erskine (b 30.03.1690, d 1733)
  m. James Nimmo in Edinburgh
G. Anne Erskine (b 09.12.1692, d before 1716)
  m. Archibald Edmonstone of Redhall, 10th of Duntreath (d 1768)
2. Margaret Erskine
  m. William Cunningham of Boquhan
m2. (1655) Mary Bruce (dau of Sir George Bruce of Carnock)
3. Alexander Erskine (d young)
4. William Erskine of Torry (d 05.10.1700, Colonel)
  m. Magdalen Lumsdain (dau of Sir James Lumsdain of Invergelly)
  A. William Erskine of Torry (d 1754, Colonel)
  m. Henrietta Baillie (dau of Sir William Baillie of Lamington)
  i. Sir William Erskine, 1st Bart of Torry (d 1797)
  m1. Magdalen Myrton (dau of Sir Robert Myrton of Gogar)
  m2. (1767) Frances Moray (dau of James Moray of Abercairney)
  a. Sir William Erskine, 2nd Bart of Torry (b 1776, dsp 1813)
  b. Sir James Erskine, 3rd Bart of Torry (dsp 1825)
  m. Louisa (dau of Henry, Earl of Uxbridge)
c. Sir John Erskine, 4th Bart of Torry (d unm 30.07.1836)
  d. Frances Erskine (d 01.02.1798)
  m. (16.09.1788) William Wemyss of Wemyss (b 09.04.1760, d 04.02.1822, Lt. General)
  e. Elizabeth Erskine
  m. (1806) James Moray, 16th of Abercairny (b 18.10.1780, dsp 12.1840, Lt. Colonel)
5. John Erskine of Carnock (b 30.05.1662, d 13.01.1743)
  m1. (14.03.1690) Jane Mure (d 05.1690, dau of William Mure of Caldwell)
  m2. (05.01.1691) Anna Dundas (d 29.06.1723, dau of William Dundas of Kincavil)
  A. John Erskine of Carnock and Cardross (b 04.11.1695, d 01.03.1768)
  m1. (03.1719) Margaret Melville (dau of James Melville of Balgarvie)
  i. John Erskine of Carnock (b 02.06.1719, d 19.01.1803, minister)
  m. (15.06.1746) Christian Mackay (d 20.05.1800/10, dau of George, 3rd Lord Reay)
  a. David Erskine of Carnock (b 1770, d unm 16.03.1838)
b. Mary Erskine (d 15.04.1817)
  m. (29.10.1743) Charles Stewart of Dunearn (d 1826)
  c.+ other issue (d unm) - Margaret , Ann, Christian
  m2. (1729) Anne Stirling (dau of James Stirling of Keir)
  ii. James Erskine of Cardross (b 1732, d 27.03.1802)
  m. (28.04.1762) Christian Bruce (d 29.05.1810, dau of William Bruce, 8th Earl of Kincardine)
a. John Erskine (dvp 1792)
  m. Jane Coleman
  (1)+ issue (d unm) - Charlotte, Maria
  b. David Erskine of Cardross (b 10.01.1772, d 28.11.1847, 4th son) had issue
  m. (05.09.1803) 'Keith' Elphinstone (d 04.08.1841, dau of John Elphinstone, 11th Lord)
  c. William Erskine (b 1780, dsp 01.04.1805, Major, 6th son)
  m. (15.09.1801) Elizabeth Myers (dau of Gen Sir William Myers, Bart)
  d. Janet Erskine (d 29.08.1808)
  m. (07.02.1787) Robert Hay of Drumelzier, Whittinghame and Linplum (b 18.04.1731, d 21.08.1807)
  e. Matilda Erskine (d 1839/c1844)
  m. (10.01.1800) John Graham of Gartur (b c1749, dsp 28.04.1818)
  f.+ other issue - William (d young), Charles (d 13.01.1801, Lt. Col), James (d 17.03.1800), Ann (d unm 25.03.1825), Marion (d unm 30.04.1860), Rachel Euphemia (d unm 1852), Christian (d unm 19.05.1805)
  iii. Robert Erskine
  iv. David Erskine 'of Linlathen' (b 1739, d 1791, WS)
BP1934 (Buchan) reports David's marriage to Ann Graham and the children by that marriage. A contributor (DL, 03.12.06) has kindly advised us that David (also) had children by an earlier marriage to ...
  m1. Jean Melvin (d 1780)
  a. William Erskine (b 08.11.1773, d 28.05.1852, 6th son) had issue
  m. (27.09.1809) Maitland Mackintosh (b 1792, d 1861, dau of Sir James Mackintosh, recorder of Bombay, MP, professor)
  b. Ann Erskine (b 12.10.1775, d 25.05.1801)
  m. (24.12.1799) James Jack (d 13.11.1810, minister of Kirkintulloch)
  c. Jean Erskine (b 09.08.1777)
  m. (11.1803) William Stirling of Holmehill (d 05.02.1838)
  d. Magdalene Erskine (b 08.01.1780, d 27.02.1851)
  m. James Walker, Bishop of Edinburgh (d 05.03.1841)
  e.+ other issue - David (b 18.07.1768,d 13.04.1837, had issue), James (d young), Archibald (d young), James (b 18.10.1771, d unm 24.01.1804), John (d young), Christian (b 09.08.1777, d unm 26.12.1822)
  m2. (28.04.1781) Ann Graham (d 03.1836, dau of William Graham of Airth)
  k. James Erskine of Linlathen (b 02.11.1787, dsps)
  m. (04.06.1811) Katherine Stirling (d 04.03.1868, dau of John Stirling of Kippendavie)
  l. Thomas Erskine of Linlathen (b 13.10.1788, d unm 1870)
  m. Ann Erskine (d unm 05.05.1804)
  n. Christian Erskine
  m. (14.10.1817) Charles Stirling (d 30.01.1830)
  o. daughter
  m. James Paterson (Captain)
v. Archibald Erskine of Venlaw (d 01.08.1804, Major)
  m. (07.04.1781) Margaret Maitland-Barclay (d 21.04.1841, dau of Charles Maitland-Barclay)
  a. John Erskine of Venlaw (dsp 14.02.1861)
  m1. Ann Welwood Moncreiff (dau of W.S. Moncreiff)
  m2. Ellen Scott
  b. Mary Turner Erskine (dsp)
  m. William Horsman
  c.+ other issue - Isabella (d 1867), Christian (d 1880), Harriet (d 1864)
  vi. Marion Erskine (d unm)
  vii. Christian Erskine (d 1788)
m. (17.04.1762) Sir William Stirling, Bart (d 26.07.1799)
  B. Patrick Erskine (b 17.06.1697)
  m. (10.01.1717) Sarah Maxwell
  i.+ issue - John, William Henry, Patrick
  C. David Erskine (b 30.06.1698, dsp)
  m. (31.10.1727) Lucy Cunningham
  D. Ebenezer Erskine (b 07.08.1708)
  E. Mary Erskine (d 12.07.1723)
  m. (23.02.1721) Alexander Leslie-Melville, 5th Earl of Leven, 4th Earl of Melville (b c1699, d 02.09.1754)
  m3. (28.04.1725) Lilias Stirling (b 12.01.1681, d 27.03.1729, dau of Sir John Stirling of Keir)
  m4. (25.11.1729) Mary Stewart (d 12.09.1772, dau of Charles Stewart of Dunearn)
  F. Charles Erskine (b 1731, d unm 1771)
6. Charles Erskine (d Steinkirk 1692)
7. Veronica Erskine
  m. (10.09.1703) Walter Lockhart of Kirktown
8. Magdalene Erskine (bpt 14.02.1667)
  m. (1687) Alexander Moneypenny of Pitmilly (d 1715)
9. Maria Erskine (d unm 01.04.1680)

Main source(s): TSP (Cardross), BP1934 (Buchan), BP1934 (Erskine of Restormel)
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