'Mackay02'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Mackay of Borley, Mackay of Reay, Mackay of Scoury (Scourie), Mackay of Strathy

Donald Balloch Mackay of Scoury or Scourie (a 1605)
TSP reports that Donald "had a charter of the lands of Scourie, hereditarily from his brother Huestean Du, 31 December 1605" but BLG1952 reports that it was his son Hugh who bought Scoury.
m. Euphemia Munro (dau of Hugh Munro of Assint or Assynt, brother of Robert of Fowlis)
1. Hugh Mackay of Scoury or Scourie (d 1662)
  m. Ann Corbet (dau of John Corbet of Arkboll)
A. Hugh Mackay of Scoury or Scourie (b 1640, d Steinkirk (Steenbergen) 24.07.1692, Lt. General, CIC Scotland, 3rd son)
  m. (08.12.1674) Clara de Bie (dau of Arent de Bie of Wayestein)
  i. Hugh Mackay (b 1681, d 1708, lived in The Netherlands)
  m. Anna Louise de Lannoy (b 1680, d 1722, dau of Gabriel de Lannoy)
  a.+ issue (in The Netherlands) - Hugh, Gabriel, Clara Margrieta
  ii. Margaret Mackay (bpt 16.01.1683)
  m. (12.1702) George Mackay, 3rd Lord Reay (b 1678, d 21.03.1748) @1@ below
  iii. Maria Mackay (b 1686, d 1723)
  m. Matthias Lambert Singendonck of Dieden
B. Barbara Mackay
  m. John Mackay, 2nd Lord Reay (b c1612, d c1680) @2@ below
  C. Ann Mackay
  m. William Mackay of Kinloch (a 01.1669) @3@ below
  D.+ other issue - James (d Killiecrankie 27.07.1689, Lt. Colonel), 3 sons, daughter
2. Donald Mackay of Borley (4th son?)
  m. Christian Munro (dau of Rev. Robert Munro of Creich)
A. William Mackay of Borley (b c1610, Captain)
  m. (1639) Elizabeth Corbet (dau of Alexander Corbet of Arkboll)
  i. Hugh Mackay of Borley (b 1670, d 1723, Captain)
  m1. (mcrt 12.04.1687, sp) Anna Mackay (dau of John Mackay, 2nd Lord Reay) @4@ below
  m2. ??
  ii. Donald Mackay (d 1702)
  iii. John Mackay (b c1680, a 1704, Rev.)
  m. Catherine Mackay (dau of John Mackay) @5@ below
  a. Thomas Mackay (b 1717, d 1803, Rev.)
  m. Margaret Montgomery
  (1) Harriett Mackay (b 1766)
  m. (22.10.1798) Rev. George Gordon (b 1765, d 1822)
  B. Angus Mackay (dsp Killiecrankie 27.07.1689, Captain)
  m. Christina Mackay
  C. Elizabeth Mackay
  m. Charles Mackay of Sandwood
3.+ other issue - Neil (eldest son?), William (d Luetzen 1632, Lt. Colonel), 4 others



Huistean (Hugh) Du Mackay of Farr (b c1562, d 11.09.1614)
m1. (div) Elizabeth Sinclair (dau of George Sinclair, 4th Earl of Caithness)
1. Christian Mackay
  m. John Mackintosh of Dalziel (d 1645)
m2. (12.1589) Jane Gordon (b 01.11.1574, dau of Alexander Gordon, Earl of Sutherland)
2. Sir Donald Mackay, 1st Lord Reay (d 02.1649)
  m1. (08.1610) Barbara Mackenzie (dau of Kenneth Mackenzie, 1st Lord Kintail)
A. John Mackay, 2nd Lord Reay (b c1612, a 1680, 2nd son)
  m1. (1636) Isabel Sinclair (dau of George Sinclair, Earl of Caithness)
  i. George Mackay (dvp unm after 1655)
  ii. Jane Mackay
  m1. (mcrt 14.11.1665) Robert Gordon (b 31.12.1635, dsp 1671, son of John, Earl of Sutherland)
m2. (03.1676) Hugh Mackay, 2nd of Strathy @6@ below
  m2. Barbara Mackay (dau of Col. Hugh Mackay, 2nd of Scourie) @2@ above
  iii. Donald Mackay, 'Master of Reay' (b c1658, dvp 1680)
  m. (mcrt 22.08.1677) Ann Munro (dau of Sir George Munro of Newmore & Culrain)
  a. George Mackay, 3rd Lord Reay (b 1678, d 21.03.1748)
  m1. (mcrt 12.1702) Margaret Mackay (dau of Lt. Gen. Hugh Mackay of Scourie) @1@ above
  (1) Donald Mackay, 4th Lord Reay (d 18.08.1761)
  m1. (mcrt 23.08.1732) Marion Dalrymple (d 12.1740, dau of Sir Robert Dalrymple of Castleton)
  (A) George Mackay, 5th Lord Reay (b c1734, d 27.02.1768)
  m1. (06.01.1758, sps) Marion Mackay (d 12.03.1759, dau of Hugh Mackay of Bighouse) @7@ below
  m2. (01.10.1760) Elizabeth Fairley (d 10.11.1800, dau of John Fairley of Ayr)
  (i) Marianne Mackay (dsp 28.03.1838)
  m. (1792) William Fullarton of Fullarton (b 12.01.1754, dsp 13.02.1808)
  (ii)+ other issue - Jane (b c1763, d 16.02.1773), Georgina (b 30.04.1766, d unm 02.08.1847)
  (B) Hugh Mackay, 6th Lord Reay (d unm 26.01.1797)
  m2. (21.12.1741) Christian Sutherland (d 12.07.1790, dau of James Sutherland of Pronsy by Margaret Sutherland)
(C) Margaret Mackay (d 18.01.1762)
  (D) Mary Mackay (d 21.11.1813)
  m. Thomas Edgar (Major)
  m2. Janet Sinclair (dau of John Sinclair of Ulbster)
  (2) Hugh Mackay of Islandhanda, later of Bighouse (Major)
  m1. (mcrt 15.07.1728) Margaret or Elizabeth Mackay (d 26.03.1769, coheiress of Bighouse)
  (A) Janet or Jane Mackay (heiress of Bighouse)
  m1. (09.05.1749) Colin Campbell of Glenure (d 1752)
  m2. Charles Baillie (son of William of Rosehall by Katherine Sutherland)
(B) Mary Mackay (d 21.09.1808)
  m. William Baillie of Rosehall
  (C) Marion Mackay (d 12.03.1759)
  m. (mcrt 23.08.1732) George Mackay, 5th Lord Reay (b c1734, d 27.02.1768) @7@ above
  (D)+ other issue (d unm) - Hugh (d 1751), Colin (d young), Robina (d 10.08.1762)
  m2. (14.04.1770, sp) Isabella Mackenzie (dau of Alexander Mackenzie of Lentran)
  (3) Ann Mackay (d 24.11.1780)
  m. (mcrt 07.09.1725) John Watson of Muirhouse
  m3. (11.08.1713) Mary Dowell (dau of John Dowell or Doull of Thuster)
  (4) George Mackay of Skibo (d 25.06.1782)
  m. (13.12.1766) Anne Sutherland (b 1750, d 15.03.1833, dau of Eric Sutherland, Master of Duffus)
(A) Eric Mackay, 7th Lord Reay (b 12.1773, d unm 08.07.1847, 2nd son)
  partner unknown
  (i) Erica Mackay
  m. (29.08.1835) Sir Walter Minto Townsend Farquhar, Bart (d 1899)
  (B) Alexander Mackay, 8th Lord Reay (b 1775, d 18.02.1863) had issue
  m. (08.04.1809) Marion Gall (d 02.07.1865, dau of Col. _ Gall)
  (C) Donald Mackay (b 31.12.1780, dsp 26.03.1850, Vice Admiral)
  m. (1848) Helen Martha Twinning (dau of William Twinning)
  (D)+ other issue (d unm) - George (d 12.12.1790), Patrick (d infant), Elizabeth (d 10.04.1788), Mary (d 24.11.1843), Harriet (d infant), Anne (d 11.09.1849)
  (5) Alexander Mackay (dsp 31.05.1789, CIC Scotland)
  m. (24.12.1770) Margaret Carr (dau of Sir William Carr, 'Bart' of Etal)
  (6) Christina Mackay (d 20.05.1800/10)
  m. (15.06.1746) John Erskine of Carnock (b 02.06.1719, d 19.01.1803, minister)
  (7)+ other issue (d unm) - Mary (d 31.10.1780), Harriet (d 05.11.1766), Marion (d 1812)
  iv. Aeneas Mackay (d 1697, Brigadier General)
  m. (1692) Margaret (b c1671, d 14.02.1761, dau of Lt. Col. Baron Francis von Puckler)
  a. Donald Mackay (d Tournay 1745, Colonel)
  m. Baroness Arnolda Margaret van den Steen (cousin)
  (1) Aeneas Mackay (Colonel)
  m. Baroness Ursulina Philippina van Haeften
  (A) Barthold Johan Christian Mackay, Baron of Ophemert (b c1773, d 24.11.1854) had issue
  m. Baroness Anna Magdalena Frederica Henriette van Renesse
  Their elder son became the 10th Lord Reay.
(B)+ other issue (in The Netherlands) - Donald (d unm 1787, Captain), Frans (d unm 1787), Cornelis Anne (dsp 1841, Baron of The Netherlands), Margaret, Theodora, Arnolda, Reinera
  (2)+ other issue (in The Netherlands) - Frans (dsp 1817, Major General), John (d unm, Captain), Donald (dsp 1782, Major), Frances Jacoba
  v. Robert Mackay (d unm 1696, Colonel)
  vi. Joanna Mackay
  m. (mcrt 21.04.1684) William Fraser of Struy
  vii. Anna Mackay
  m. (mcrt 12.04.1687, sp) Hugh Mackay of Borley (b 1670, d 1723, Captain) @4@ above
  viii. Sibylla Mackay (b c1664, d 17.10.1691)
  m1. (mcrt 25.10.1687) Lauchlin Macintosh of Aberador
m2. (mcrt 25.0.1689) Alexander Rose (Bailie of Inverness)
  B. Angus Mackay (d before 1703, Lt. Colonel, 4th son) ancestor of the Mackays of Melness
  m. (mcrt 01.05.1659) Catherine Gunn (dau of Alexander Gunn of Killearnan) @8@ below
  C. Jane Mackay possibly the Jane who married ...
  m. William Mackay, 3rd of Bighouse
  D. Mary Mackay
  m. Sir Roderick Macleod of Talisker
  C. Marian Mackay possibly of this generation
  m. Donald Ban Macleod of Assynt (a 1642)
  E.+ other issue - Iye (d 1617), Hew (a 1637)
m2. (c1632) Elizabeth Thomson (dau of Robert Thomson of Greenwich)
  G. Ann Mackay
  m. Alexander Macdonald (brother of Sir James of Sleat)
  H.+ other issue (dspvp?)
  m3. Marjory Sinclair (dau of Francis Sinclair of Stirkoke)
  I. William Mackay of Kinloch (a 01.1669)
  m. Ann Mackay (dau of Col. Hugh Mackay of Scourie) @3@ above
  i. George Mackay
  m. Elizabeth Mackay (dau of Angus Mackay, 5th of Bighouse)
  J. Charles Mackay of Sandwood
  m. Elizabeth Mackay (dau of Capt. William Mackay of Borley)
  K. Christina Mackay
  m. Alexander Gunn of Killearnan
L.+ other issue - Rupert, Margaret (d unm 1720)
  p. Mary Lindsay (dau of David Lindsay, 11th Earl of Crawford)
  N. son
3. John Mackay of Braegaul, Divlet and Strathy (b 1592, d 1645)
  m. (1618) Agnes Sinclair (dau of James Sinclair of Murkle)
  The following comes from www.genealogics.org.
  A. Hugh Mackay of Strathy
  m. (03.1676) Jane Mackay (dau of John Mackay, 2nd Lord Reay) @6@ above
i. John Mackay of Strathy
  m1. Elizabeth Sinclair (dau of John Sinclair of Brims)
  a. Hugh Mackay of Strathy
  m. Barbara Murray of Pennyland
  (1) James Mackay (to USA) had issue
  m. Ann
  It appears that John also married the following Janet Sinclair. The following comes from 'The Sinclairs of Scotscalder' within 'Caithness Family History' (John Henderson, 1884, p40).
  m2. (mcrt 29.04.1731) Janet Sinclair (dau of William Sinclair of Hoy & Scotscalder)
  b. Margaret Mackay
m. Patrick Honyman of Graemsay
  c. Margaret Mackay
  m. John Scobie of Melness (Major)
  ii. Elizabeth Mackay possibly of this generation
  m. Richard Sinclair in Thurso (d 1755)
  iii. Anna Mackay possibly fits here
  m. John Sinclair of Brims
  B. John Mackay of Skerray (b 1622, d 1710)
  m. Margaret Munro (dau of Hector Munro of Erribol by Elizabeth Fraser)
  i. Donald Mackay of Kinniset (b 1658, d 1708)
  m. Margaret Munro (dau of Donald Munro of Arnaboll)
C. James Mackay (b c1640)
  m. Mary Fraser (dau of Sir Simon Fraser of Inverallochy by Jean Moncreiff)
  i. John Mackay (d 1732)
  m. Elizabeth Sinclair (dau of John Sinclair)
  a. Catherine Mackay (d 1724)
  m. John Mackay (b c1680, a 1704, Rev.) @5@ above
  D. Elizabeth Mackay probably of this generation
  m. (1647) Patrick Sinclair of Ulbster
4. Anna Mackay (a 08.1666)
  m. (29.09.1618) John Sinclair of Brims (d before 16.08.1666)
5. Mary Mackay
  m1. (07.1619) Sir Hector Munro of Foulis (d 04.1635)
  m2. Alexander Gunn of Killearnan
  A. Catherine Gunn
  m. (mcrt 01.05.1659) Angus Mackay (d before 1703, Lt. Colonel) @8@ above

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : BLG1952 (Mackay of Bighouse and Sandwood), www.genealogics.org
(2) For lower section : TSP (Mackay, Lord Reay) with support from BP1934 (Reay), BLG1952 (Mackay of Bighouse and Sandwood)
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