'Oliphant2'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Oliphant (Lords), Oliphant of Berridale (Berrydale/Berriedale), Oliphant of Cary, Oliphant of Gask, Oliphant of Turin

Laurence Oliphant of Aberdalgie, 1st Lord (d before 08.04.1500)
m1. (c1472) Isabel Hay (dau of William Hay, 1st Earl of Erroll)
1. John Oliphant of Hedderwick, 2nd Lord (d before 18.11.1516)
  m. Elizabeth Campbell (dau of Colin Campbell, 1st Earl of Argyll)
  A. John Oliphant (dsp before 1505)
B. Colin Oliphant, Master of Oliphant (d Flodden 09.09.1513)
  m. Elizabeth Keith (dau of William Keith, 3rd Earl Marischal)
  i. Laurence Oliphant, 3rd Lord (b c1505, d 29.03.1566)
  m. (before 10.07.1525) Margaret Sandilands (dau of Sir James Sandilands of Calder)
a. Laurence Oliphant, 4th Lord (d 16.01.1592-3)
  m. (mcrt 11.05.1551) Margaret Hay (d before 09.02.1593-4, dau of George Hay, 7th Earl of Erroll)
  (1) Laurence, Master of Oliphant (dvp 1583)
  m. (mcrt 17.02.1575-6) Christian Douglas (dau of Sir William Douglas of Lochleven, 5th Earl of Morton)
  (A) Laurence Oliphant, 5th Lord (b 25.03.1583, d before 10.1630)
  m. (29.10.1603) Lilas Drummond (a 01.1636, dau of James Drummond, 1st Lord Maderty)
  (i) Ann Oliphant
  m. (1624) James Douglas, 1st Lord Mordington (b c1591, d 11.02.1656)
  (B) William Oliphant (b 1584)
(C) Anna/Agnes Oliphant
  m. (mcrt 04.07.1599) John Lindsay, 8th Lord of the Byres (d 05.11.1609)
  (2) John Oliphant of Newtyle (Newland), Master of Oliphant (d 1603)
  m. (mcrt 20.10.1592) Lilias Gray (dau of Patrick Gray, 4th Lord)
  (A) Patrick Oliphant, 6th Lord (d before 16.10.1674)
  m1. (by 18.05.1624) Elizabeth Cheyne (d before 1634, dau of Patrick Cheyne of Esslemont)
  (i) Lilias Oliphant (d 01.1669)
  m. (mcrt 19.02.1634) Sir Laurence Oliphant of Gask (d 20.07.1679)
  m2. Margaret Menzies (dau of Gilbert Menzies of Pitfoddels)
  (ii) Margaret Oliphant (b 1638/9)
  m1. (mcrt 09.06.1655) Francis Menzies of Balngowie (d 04.1663)
  m2. (before 19.07.1664) Richard Irvine of Cairnfield
  m3. (c12.1643) Mary Crichton (dau of James Crichton of Frendraught)
  (iii) Charles Oliphant, 7th Lord (d c04.1706)
  m. (mcrt 17.10.1678) Mary Ogilvy (d before 14.01.1702, dau of John Ogilvy of Milton)
  (a) Patrick Oliphant, 8th Lord (d unm 14.01.1720-1)
  partner unknown
  ((1)) Charles Oliphant
  (b) James Oliphant (dspm before 1721)
  (iv) Laurence Oliphant (dsp 12.1688)
  m. Magdalen Crichton (d 01.04.1738, dau of James Crichton, 1st Viscount of Frendraught)
  (v) William Oliphant, 9th Lord (d 27.12.1728, Colonel)
  m. Marie Magdeleine Elinga
  (a) son(s) (dvp)
  (b) Marie Jean Oliphant
  m. (19.11.1710) Louis Grenolias, sieur de Cournou
  partner unknown
  (c) daughter
  (vi) Francis Oliphant (b c1661, d 09.1708)
  m. (11.1689) Mary Reddall/Riddell (b c1672, d by 1712)
  (a) William Oliphant (d before 1721)
  (b) Francis Oliphant, 10th Lord (dsp 18.04.1748)
  m. (18.01.1746-7) Mary Linley of York
  (c) Mary Oliphant
(vii) Elizabeth Oliphant
  m. Walter Stewart of Outlaw
  (viii) Anna Oliphant
  partner(s) unknown
  (ix)+ other issue including Andrew
  (B) John Oliphant (d before 28.03.1616)
  (3) William Oliphant of Gask (d 05.1603)
  m. Katherine Broun (dau of John Broun, younger of Fordell)
  (A) William Oliphant of Gask (of Pitlochie, in Fordell, of Balgonie (a 1659)
  m. Katherine Haliday
  (i) John Oliphant of Carpow, later of Cary (2nd son)
  (a) John Oliphant of Cary (d 27.08.1714)
  (b)+ 2 sons
  (d) David Oliphant
  ((1)) William Oliphant (b c1702, bur 10.08.1721)
  ((2))+ other issue
  (ii)+ other issue
(B) Helen Oliphant (a 1664)
  m1. Ninian Oliphant of Culteuchar
  m2. George Hay in Murie
  (C) Janet Oliphant (d before 1638)
  m. James Govan (minister of Blackford)
  (D)+ other issue - Laurence in Perth (a 1618), George, Katherine (a 1640)
  (4) Elizabeth Oliphant
  m1. (c05.1585) William Douglas, 10th Earl of Angus (b c1554, d 03.03.1611)
  m2. (before 1619) James Hamilton
  (5) Jean Oliphant
  m. (mcrt 15.12.1586) Alexander Bruce of Cultmalundie
  (6) Euphame Oliphant
m. Sir James Johnstone of Westraw/Westerhall (d 05.1633 / 1639)
  partner unknown
  (7) Katherine Oliphant
  m1. James Wemyss of Lathockar
  m2. Hugh Hay
  b. Peter Oliphant of Turin (Turring) (b c1537, d 24.10.1594)
  m1. Jean Hepburn (dau of Patrick Hepburn, Bishop of Moray)
  (1) Peter Oliphant of Turin (later called Carsbank)
  (2) Patrick Oliphant of Little Kenny / Over Turin / Drimmie (5th son)
  (A) William Oliphant of Drimmie (Chamberlain of Dunfermline)
(i) Charles Oliphant of Langton (clerk of Session)
  (a) William Oliphant, '11th Lord Oliphant' (bpt 16.02.1677, dsp 03.06.1751, 5th son)
  TSP reports that William claimed the title in 1748 but did not assume it. A claim for the title was made by David Oliphant of Bachilton but TSP identifies his successor was Laurence Oliphant of Gask.
  m. (before 1738) Margaret Dallas
  (b)+ other issue
  (3)+ other issue - James, John of Heuchfield, Laurence of Nether Turin, Thomas
  m2. Agnes Collace
  c. William Oliphant of Arniston (dspl)
d. Katherine Oliphant (d 12.12.1612)
  m1. (mcrt 08.07.1551) Sir Alexander Oliphant of Kellie
  m2. George Dundas, 17th of Dundas
  e. Margaret Oliphant (d 17.08.1580)
  m1. (mcrt 13.05.1553, sp) William Moray, 7th of Abercairny (dsp 1558)
  m2. James Clephane of Hilcairney, later of Carslogie (d c1560)
  TSP identifies Margaret's 3rd husband (sp) as Ninian Bonar, younger of Keltie, but the Bonar records suggest that he was ...
  m3. William Bonar of Keltie
  f. Jean Oliphant --
  m. (mcrt 01.05.1550) William Moncreiff, younger of that ilk (b c1526, dvp c04.1574) --
  g. Lilias Oliphant (d before 07.09.1588)
  m. (mcrt 04.1561) David (not Robert) Lundie of Balgonie
ii. Peter Oliphant ancestor of Oliphants of Langton
  iii. William Oliphant of Newton (a 1587)
  m. Margaret Oliphant (dau of Andrew Oliphant of Berridale) @@ just below
  C. John Oliphant in Perth (a 07.1531) had issue
  m. Margaret Swinton
2. William Oliphant of Berridale (d c1508)
  m. (c1489) Christian Sutherland (dau of Alexander Sutherland of Strabrock)
  A. George Oliphant of Berridale (dsp after 1511)
  B. Charles Oliphant of Berridale (dsp before 17.03.1517-8)
  C. Andrew Oliphant of Berridale (d before 15.03.1529-30)
  m. Christian Sinclair (dau of Alexander Sutherland of Duffus, Strabrok and Berriedale)
  i. Helen Oliphant
  ii. Margaret Oliphant
  m. William Oliphant of Newton @@ just above
  iii. Catherine Oliphant
  m. (mcrt 12.05.1545-6) Andrew Oliphant in Binzean
D. Helen Oliphant
  m. Thomas Mowat
  E. Katherine Oliphant
  m. _Isoun
  F. daughter
  m. George Gordon of Coclarachie
  G.+ other issue - Laurence (a 31.01.1544-5), Janet
3. Laurence Oliphant (d Flodden 09.09.1513, Abbott of Inchaffray)
4. George Oliphant of Balmakcorne (d before 24.01.1527-8)
5. Margaret Oliphant
  m. (by 1496, sp) Sir John Elphinstone of that ilk and of Pippendreich (d before 19.10.1508)
6. Isabel Oliphant
  m. Alexander Dundas of Fingask (d Flodden 09.09.1513)
m2. (sp) Elizabeth Cuninghame (dau of Sir Humphrey Cuninghame of Glengarnock)

Main source(s): TSP (Oliphant), BE1883 (Oliphant) with some support from Commoners (vol iv, Oliphant of Gask) and a little from 'East Neuk of Fife' (Walter Wood, 1887, p260)
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