'Boswell02'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Boswell of Auchinleck, Boswell of Balmuto, Boswell of Knockroon, Douglas-Boswell of Garrallan

John Boswell, 3rd of Auchinleck
m1. (mcrt 21.08.1562) Christian Dalzell (dau of Robert Dalzell of that ilk)
1. James Boswell, 4th of Auchinleck (d 1618)
  m. Marion Crawford (dau of _ Crawford of Kerse)
A. David Boswell, 5th of Auchinleck (d1661)
  m. Isabel Wallace (dau of Sir John Wallace)
  i. Marion Boswell
  m. (before 31.07.1643) Alan Cathcart, 6th Lord (b 1628, d 13.06.1709)
  ii. Isabel Boswell
  m. John Shaw of Sornbeg
  iii. Jane Boswell
  m. John Gordon, younger of Earlston (b 1613, dvpsp 29.10.1645)
  iv. Margaret Boswell
m. David Blair of Adamtown
  B. James Boswell
  m. Margaret Cunningham (dau of James Cunningham of Glengarnock)
  i. David Boswell, 6th of Auchinleck (b 1640)
  m. (1665) Anne Hamilton (d 1713, dau of James Hamilton, 1st of Dalzell)
  a. James Boswell, 7th of Auchinleck (d 21.04.1749)
m. (26.03.1704) Elizabeth Bruce (dau of Alexander Bruce, 2nd Earl of Kincardine)
  (1) Sir Alexander Boswell, 8th of Auchinleck (b 01.04.1706, d 1782, Lord of Session as Lord Auchinleck)
  m1. Euphemia Erskine (d 11.01.1766, dau of John Erskine)
  (A) James Boswell, 9th of Auchinleck (b 29.10.1740, d 19.05.1795)
  m. (25.11.1769) Margaret Montgomerie (dau of James Montgomerie of Lainshaw)
  (i) Sir Alexander Boswell, 1st Bart of Auchinleck (b 09.10.1755, d 27.03.1822)
  m. (26.11.1799) Griselle Cumming (dau of Thomas Cumming of Edinburgh)
  (a) Sir James Boswell, 2nd Bart of Auchinleck (b 12.1806, d 04.11.1857)
m. (1830) Jessie Jean Montgomerie-Cunningham (dau of Sir James Montgomerie-Cunningham of Corsehill)
  ((1)) Emily Harriet Boswell (d 24.01.1898, 3rd dau)
  m. (26.06.1873) Richard Wogan Talbot, 5th Lord de Malahide (b 28.02.1846, d 04.03.1921)
  ((2))+ 2 daughters
  (b) Margaret Emilie Boswell
  m. Col. Vassal
  (ii) Elizabeth Boswell (b 1780, d 01.01.1814)
  m. (1799) William Boswell
  (iii)+ other issue (d unm) - James (b 1778, d 29.02.1822), 2 daughters
  m2. (25.11.1769) Elizabeth Boswell (dau of John Boswell, 11th of Balmuto) @@ below
  (B) Thomas David Boswell of Crawley Grange (d 1854)
m. Jessie Marie Baker
  (i)+ 2 sons (d unm)
  (2) John Bowell (b 12.07.1710, d 15.05.1780) had issue
  m. (12.08.1742) Anne Cramond (dau of Robert Cramond)
  (3) Veronica Boswell
  m. David Montgomery of Lainshaw
  b. John Boswell, 11th of Balmuto
  John bought Boswell from his kinsman David, son of the 10th of Balmuto.
  m. Margaret Henderson (dau of Claude Henderson of Edinburgh)
  (1) Claude Boswell, later Irvine-Boswell, 12th of Balmuto, Sheriff of Fife & Kinross (d 22.07.1824, Senator as Lord Balmuto)
  m. (1783) Anne Irvine, 10th of Kingcausie (d 10.12.1841, dau of Thomas Irvine)
(A) John Boswell, later Irvine-Boswell, 13th of Balmuto, 11th of Kingcausie (b 28.12.1785, dsp 23.12.1860)
  m. Margaret Christie (d 1875, dau of James Christie of Durie)
  (B) Eliza Boswell (d 31.03.1839)
  m. (08.11.1822) Patrick Syme of Dollar (b 17.09.1774, d 25.07.1845, son of John by Eleanor Learmonth)
  (i) John Thomas Irvine Boswell of Balmuto (b 12.1822) had issue
  m. (08.1856) Susan Hardwick (dau of Benjamin Hardwick of Beckenham)
  (ii) Anne Irvine Syme (d 28.08.1909)
m. (31.08.1848) Archer Fortescue of Swanbister, later Irvine-Fortescue of Kingcausie (b 12.12.1819, d 07.02.1907)
  (C)+ other issue (d unm) - Mary (d 07.03.1789), Mary Anne (b 26.02.1798, d 12.1866)
  (2) Elizabeth Boswell
  m. (25.11.1769) Sir Alexander Boswell, 8th of Auchinleck (b 01.04.1706, d 1782, Lord Auchinleck) @@ above
  (3)+ 2 daughters
  c. Jean Boswell (dsp c1699)
  m. (mcrt 10.11.1697) John Campbell of Horsecleugh (d 28.07.1725)
d. Margaret Boswell
  m. Hugh Campbell of Balquharie
  e. Anne Boswell
  m. (1708) George Campbell, 2nd of Treesbank
  C. Charles Boswell
  D.+ 3 sons (to Sweden) and several daughters
2. John Boswell of Duncansmuir ancestor of Boswell of Craigston
  Uncetain of exact descent of below-mentioned John Boswell (who married Margaret of Knockroon) other than that he was the 2nd son of David of Craigston.
  A. ?? Boswell of Craigston
  i. son
  ii. John Boswelll
  m. Margaret Fergusson, 5th of Knockroon (dau of John Fergusson by Elizabeth Boswell of Knockroon)
  a. John Boswell of Knockroon
  m. Christina Hamilton (dau of _ Hamilton of Everton)
(1) Hamilton Douglas-Boswell (d 04.1824)
  m. Jane Douglas of Garrallan (d 02.1862)
  (A) John Douglas-Boswell of Garrallan (dsp 1863)
  m. (1842) Christian Hamilton (dau of Capt. W. Hamilton of Dowan)
  (B) Patrick Charles Douglas-Boswell of Garrallan (b 26.09.1815, d 1892) had issue
  m. (17.06.1856) Annabella Alexandrina Campbell Innes (d 25.10.1914, dau of George Innes of Capita, NSW)
  b.+ 5 daughters
3. Robert Boswell
m2. Agnes Stewart (dau of Andrew Stewart, 2nd Lord of Ochiltree)
4.. William Boswell, 1st of Knockroon
  A. William Boswell, 2nd of Knockroon
  m. Margaret Montgomery of Brigend
  i. William Boswell, 3rd of Knockroon (dsp)
  ii. Elizabeth Boswell, 4th of Knockroon
  m. John Fergusson

Main source(s): BLG1952 (Boswell formerly of Balmuto), BLG1952 (Boswell formerly of Auchinleck), BLG1952 (Douglas-Boswell of Garrallan and Auchinleck)
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