The Genealogy ofthe Murray Family


Sir John Murray, 1st Earl of Tullibardine.  Married Katherine, dau of 2nd Lord Drummond.    
  William Murray, 2nd Earl of Tullibardine. Died 1627.  Married, 2nd, Dorothea, dau of 5th Earl of Atholl (dsp).    
    John, 1st Earl of Atholl. Died June 1642. Married Jean Campbell, dau of Sir Duncan Campbell of Glenorchy.    
      John, 2nd Earl of Atholl and 1st Marquess of Atholl.  Married Amelia Sophia (died 22 Feb 1702-03), dau of 7th Earl of Derby.    
        John Murray, 1st Duke of Atholl, KT. Born 24th February 1659-60. Died 14th February 1724. Married 1st Catherine Hamilton, dau of William and Anne, Duke & Duchess of Hamilton.    
        I. James Murray, 2nd Duke of Atholl, KT. Married first Jane Frederick, dau of Thomas Frederick and widow of James Lamoy.    
          A. Charlotte Murray, Baroness Strange. Married 1753 John Murray 3rd Duke of Atholl (qv below).    
          James Murray, 2nd Duke of Atholl, married 2nd Jean Drummond, dau of John Drummond. She md 2nd Gen Lord Adam Gordon, 2nd son of Duke of Gordon.    
        III. George Murray. Born 4 October 1694. Married Amelia Murray, dau & heiress of James Murray of Glencarse.    
          A. John Murray 3rd Duke of Atholl, KT. Married Charlotte Stuart, Baroness Strange (qv above).    
            a. Lady Marjory Murray. Married John Grant of Grant.    
              1. Barbara Grant. Married Colin Cam Mackenzie and had issue    
        IV. Susan Murray. Born ca 1690? Died 22nd June 1725. Married, 25th April 1716, William Gordon, 2nd Earl of Aberdeen, KT.    
          A. George Gordon, 3rd Earl of Aberdeen.    
            a. George Gordon.    
              1. George Gordon, 4th Earl of Aberdeen.    
                (A) George Gordon, 5th Earl of Aberdeen.    
                  (a) Lady Eliza Gordon. Married Alexander Hugh Bruce.    
                    I. George John Gordon Bruce. Married Violet Dorothy Evelyn Done.    
                      i. Jean Bruce. Married first John Shirley Ward. Div.    
                        1. Laetitia Ward. Married Paul _____. Separated. Two ch.: Thom (born 1985) and Daniel (born 1987).    
                        2. Reavis Mary Ward. Born 14 Jun 1955. Married Gottfried Hilz, then Hilz- Ward.    
                          a. Sonia Hilz-Ward.    
                          b. Christina Hilz-Ward.    
                        3. John Ward. Married Sig _____.    
                          a. Ethan Ward. Born 2001.    
                          b. Romea Estelle Ward. Born 25 May 2003.    
                        Jean married second John Poole (dvu). Jean married third 8 May 2003 Robert William Hayes.    
        John Murray, 1st Duke of Atholl married 2nd 1710 Mary Ross, dau of Lord Ross.    
        Charles Stuart, 1st Earl of Dunmore.    

This genealogy is not intended to be comprehensive. The mark (a),(1) or whatever does not necessarily indicate that the child is a first child.  Please send comments, corrections, additions and amendments to Sir William Arbuthnot, Bt

Last brought up to date  18:57  12 March 2008