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Families covered: Macdowall (Macdougall) of Makerston (Makerstoun or Mackerstoun)
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First displayed: 10.06.07Last updated: 10.06.07
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As with other Macdowalls, the family name of this family is often shown as Macdougal or Macdougall, particularly in later generations.
Fergus Macdowall of Makerston (a 1373)
m. (by 1364) Margaret Cunynghame (dau of Sir William de Cunynghame of Kilmaurs)
1. Dougal Macdowall of Makerstoun father of Duncan, possibly of this generation
  A. Duncan Macdowall of Makerstoun
  m. Elizabeth Hay (dau of Sir William Hay of Locherworth)
  Possibly of the next generation, being father of Andrew, was ...
i. Dungal (Dougal) Macdowall of Makerstoun
  a. Andrew Macdowall of Makerstoun
  m. Euphemia Hepburn (dau of Patrick Hepburn, 1st Lord of Hailes)
  Possibly of the next generation, being father of Elizabeth, was ...
(1) William Macdowall (McDougal) of Makerstoun
  (A) Thomas Macdowall (McDougal) of Makerstoun (d 1604) possibly of this generation
  m. Margaret Home (dau of Sir George Home of Wedderburn)
  (i) ?? Macdowall (McDougal) presumed intermediary generation
(a) Sir William Macdowall (McDougall) of Mackerstoun
  m. (c1625) Margaret Scott (dau of Walter Scott of Harden)
  ((1)) Henry William Macdowall (McDougall) of Makerston father of Barbara, possibly of this generation, possibly the MacDougall of Mackerstoun (d 1702) who married ...
  m. Marjorie Innes (dau of Sir James Innes, 3rd Bart)
((A)) Henry Macdowall (Makdougall) of Makerstoun possibly of this generation
  m. Anna Scott (dau of Hugh Scott, 2nd of Gala)
  ((i)) Barbara Macdowall (McDougal) possibly of this generation
  m. Sir George Hay of Alderstone, later Hay-Macdougal of Makerston, 3rd Bart
  ((B)) Barbara Macdowell (McDougal)
  m. William Livingston, 3rd Viscount of Kilsyth (b 1650, d 1733)
Daughter of Sir William by Margaret Scott was ...
  ((2)) Anne Isabel Macdowall (Mackdougall)
  m. Walter Scott, 1st of Raeburn (d before 1688)
  (ii) Eupheme (or Mary) Macdowell (McDougal) dau of Thomas
  m. Richard Lauder (dvp 06.1567)
  (B) Elizabeth Macdowell (McDougal)
  m. Andrew Haig, 15th of Bemersyde (d c1583)
  ii. Barbara Mcdougal possibly of this generation
  m. Gilbert Haig, 11th of Bemersyde (a 1449)

Main source(s): cross-references from elsewhere in the database
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