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Families covered: Carmichael of Balmblae, Carmichael of Balmedie, Carmichael of Bonnytoun, Carmichael of Carmichael, Carmichael of Edrom, Carmichael of Hyndford, Carmichael of Mauldsley, Carmichael of Meadowflat, Carmichael of Park, Carmichael of Whelphill

                               
Sir John de Carmychell (a 1374, d before 28.05.1417)
m. ?? Wardlaw (dau of Henry de Wardlaw, 2nd of Wilton)
1. William Carmichael of Carmichael
  A. Sir John Carmichael of Carmichael (d 1495)
  i. William Carmichael of Carmichael (d c1529)
  a. Bartholomew Carmichael of Carmichael (dvp 1510)
  (1) Elizabeth Carmichael (b c1500, d before 1530)
  m. (before 04.09.1523) Sir Walter Scott of Branxholme and Buccleuch (b 1495, d 04.10.1552)
b. William Carmichael of Carmichael (a 1532)
  (1) John Carmichael of Carmichael (d 1580/c1585)
  m. (1541) Elizabeth Somerville (dau of Hugh Somerville, 5th Lord)
  (A) Sir John Carmichael of Carmichael (d 16.06.1600, Ambassador)
m. Margaret Douglas (a 1619, dau of Sir George Douglas of Pittendreich)
  (i) Sir Hugh Carmichael of Carmichael (d before 16.05.1627)
  m. (mcrt 01.12.1588) Abigail Baillie (dau of Sir William Baillie of Lamington)
  (a) Sir John Carmichael of Carmichael (dsp c1640)
  (b) Margaret Carmichael (d by 17.07.1649)
  (c) Anna Carmichael
  m. (before 12.06.1624) Walter Whiteford, Bishop of Brechin
  (d) Jean Carmichael
  m. (mcrt 21.02.1629) James Lockhart (son of Allan of Cleghorn)
  (ii) James Carmichael of Langhirdmanstoun (b c1569, dsp before 03.1601)
  (iii) Mary/Marion Carmichael (d 09.05.1596)
  m. (mcrt 01.07.1596) John Bothwell, Lord Holyroodhouse (d 26.11.1609)
  (iv) Abigail Carmichael
  m. (before 01.08.1617) Hugh Weir of Clowburn
  (v) Elizabeth Carmichael
  m. (13.08.1590) John Hume, younger of Huttonhall
  (B) Archibald Carmichael of Edrom (d before 14.05.1635)
  m. Jonet Hume (dau of George Hume of Edrom)
  (i) Henry Carmichael of Edrom (a 05.1679)
  partner(s) unknown
  (ii)+ other issue - William, James
  (C) Mary Carmichael
  m. John Hamilton (son of Sir Robert of Preston)
c. John (Walter) Carmichael of Park and Hyndford (a 11.1520)
  (1) Gavin Carmichael of Park and Hyndford (a 1547)
  m. Ceilis Craufurd
  (A) Charles (James) Carmichael of Park and Hyndford
  TSP identifies this man as Charles "who has been wrongly styled James", which is the name used in BE1883. TSP suggests that Charles may have predeceased his father and so may not have been laird of the family estates. TSP also suggests that his wife may have been a daughter of Crichton of Sauchie/Sanquhar. We follow BE1883 in showing his wife as Marian Campbell because it does not just mention her name but refers also to her pedigree.
  m. Marian Campbell (dau of Sir Hugh Campbell of Loudoun, Sheriff of Ayr)
  (i) Walter Carmichael of Park and Hyndford (d 1616 / 25.09.1625)
  m. (31.01.1577) Grizzel Carmichael (dau of John Carmichael, 4th of Meadowflat) @1@ below
  (a) Sir James Carmichael, 1st Lord (b 1579, d 26.12.1672)
Sir James succeeded his kinsman Sir John (above) as 'Carmichael of that ilk'.
  m. (mcrt 01.11.1603) Agnes Wilkie (dau of William Wilkie, sister of John of Foulden)
  ((1)) Walter, Master of Carmichael, Sheriff of Lanark (dvp 08.1657)
  m. (mcrt 23.03.1635) Grizel Douglas (dau of William, 1st Marquess of Douglas)
((A)) John Carmichael, 1st Earl of Hyndford (b 28.02.1638, d 20.09.1710)
  m. (mcrt 09.12.1669) Beatrix Drummond (dau of David, 3rd Lord Maderty)
  ((i)) James Carmichael, 2nd Earl of Hyndford (d 16.08.1737)
 

m. (25.03.1698) Elizabeth Maitland (b c1682, d 27.11.1753, dau of John Maitland, 5th Earl of Lauderdale)

  ((a)) John Carmichael, 3rd Earl of Hyndford (b 15.03.1701, dsp 19.07.1766)
m1. (09.1732) Elizabeth Shovel (b 02.11.1692, d 17.11.1750, dau of Admiral Sir Claudesley Shovel)
  (((1))) Frederick Carmichael (dvpsp 13.08.1736)
  m2. (22.12.1756) Jean Vigor (b c1726, d 08.02.1807, dau of Benjamin Vigor of Fulham)
  ((b)) William Carmichael, Archbishop of Dublin (b 1702, d 15.12.1765)
  m. (08.1734) _ Godschall (b c1698, d 01.11.1782)
  ((c)) Margaret Carmichael (d 1721)
  m. (mcrt 24.01.1717) Sir John Anstruther, 1st Bart of Anstruther
Descendants of this marriage inherited the Carmichael estates in Lanarkshire.
  ((d)) Mary Carmichael
  m. Charles O'Hara of Sligo
  ((e)) Anne Carmichael (d 10.1783)
  m. (23.08.1748) Gerald Dusign of Bath
((f))+ other issue - James (d unm 1754), Archibald (d unm 07.03.1745), Charles (b 05.05.1712, d 1732), Elisabeth (d young), Rachel (d young), Grace (d young)
  ((ii)) William Carmichael of Skirling (b 1671, d 29.12.1759)
  m1. (17.04.1709) Helen Craig (b 02.01.1690, dau of Thomas Craig of Riccarton)
  ((a)) John Carmichael, 4th Earl of Hyndford (b 05.05.1710, dsp 21.12.1787)
  m. (16.01.1749) Janet Grant (d 16.07.1818, dau of William Grant of Prestongrange)
  ((b)) James Carmichael of Hailes (dsp 12.01.1781)
m. (16.04.1750) Janet Clerk (b 10.08.1727, d 24.01.1784, dau of Sir John Clerk, Bart of Pennycuick)
  ((c)) Thomas Carmichael (b 18.02.1715, d infant)
  ((d)) Elizabeth Carmichael (b 04.10.1711, d unm 18.11.1783)
  ((e)) Helen Carmichael (d 02.06.1787)
  m. John Gibson of Durie (d 18.01.1767)
  m2. Margaret Menzies (d 17.06.1776, dau of Alexander Menzies of Culterallers)
  ((iii)) Daniel Carmichael of Mauldsley (d 10.1708)
  m. Barbara Lockhart (b 16.12.1677, dau of Sir George Lockhart of Carnwath)
  ((a)) Daniel Carmichael of Mauldsley (d 25.10.1765)
  m. (24.01.1742) Emilia Hepburn (d 09.01.1769, dau of Rev. John Hepburn of Edinburgh)
(((1))) Thomas Carmichael, 5th Earl of Hyndford (d unm 14.02.1811, 4th son)
  (((2))) Andrew Carmichael, 6th Earl of Hyndford (b 1758, d unm 18.04.1817)
  (((3))) Grizel Carmichael
  m. Archibald Nisbet of Carfin (d 20.10.1807)
(((4)))+ other issue (d unm) - Daniel, John (d unm 24.08.1774), William (d unm 27.05.1778)
  ((b))+ other issue (d unm) - George, John, William, Barbara, Grizel
  ((iv)) Beatrix Carmichael
  m. (1700) John Cockburn of Ormistoun
  ((v)) Mary Carmichael
  m. (mcrt 28.09.1704) John Montgomerie of Giffen, Governor of New York (d 1760)
  ((vi)) Anne Carmichael
  m. (mcrt 08.04.1709) Sir John Maxwell of Blawerthill, 2nd Bart of Pollok (d 24.12.1752)
  ((iv))+ other issue - David of Crosfoord (d 27.05.1700), John, Charles, Archibald (b 15.04.1693, d young)
  ((B)) Mary Carmichael
  m. (mcrt 02.09.1665) Sir Archibald Stewart, 1st Bart of Castlemilk (d 1681)
((C)) Rachel Carmichael
  m. James Weir of Stonebyres
  ((2)) Sir Daniel Carmichael of Hyndford and Mauldsley, Joint Chamberlain (d 10.07.1692)
  m. (11.07.1661) Anna Scot (dau of laird of Ardross)
  ((3)) John Carmichael (d unm Marston Moor 02.07.1644)
((4)) Sir James Carmichael of Bonnytoun
  m. Margaret Grierson (dau of Sir John Grierson of Lag)
  ((A)) Sir James Carmichael (dvp before 04.11.1681)
  ((B)) Sir John Carmichael of Bonnytoun (Bonnington)
  m. (15.05.1684) Henrietta Johnstone (b 21.01.1669, dau of James Johnstone, Earl of Annandale)
  ((i)) Sir James Carmichael, Bart of Bonnytoun (d 07.1727)
  m. Margaret Baillie (b c1696, d 14.09.1759, dau of William Baillie of Lamington)
  ((a)) Sir William Carmichael, Bart of Bonnytoun (dsp 1738)
  ((b)) Henrietta Carmichael of Lamington and Bonnytoun (d 14.05.1755)
m. Robert Dundas of Arniston (b 18.07.1713, d after 1786, Lord President)
  ((5)) Samuel Carmichael (d before 13.02.1644)
  ((6)) Agnes Carmichael
  m. Sir John Wilkie of Foulden
  ((7)) Mary Carmichael
  m1. (mcrt 27.08.1640) Sir William Lockhart of Carstairs
  m2. (mcrt 31.01.1652) Sir William Weir of Stonebyres
  ((8)) Anne Carmichael
  m. (mcrt 02.09.1647) Sir David Carmichael, 8th of Balmedie, etc (b 1626) @2@ below
((9)) Martha Carmichael
  m. John Kennedy of Kirkmichael
  (b) Marion Carmichael
  m1. (1608) James Steuart, younger of Allantoun (b 1575, dvp 1607)
  m2. Robert Denholm of West Shields
  (c) Grizel Carmichael
  m. (mcrt 27.08.1606) Stephen Lockhart of Wicketshaw
  (d) Rachel Carmichael
  m. Archibald Hamilton of Hallcraig
(e) Margaret Carmichael
  m. William Telfer of Haircleugh
  (f) Elizabeth Carmichael
  m. John Chiesley (minister of Quothquan)
  (g) Catherine Carmichael
  m1. William Weir of Poniehill/Birkhill
  m2. (sp) Hugh Robert Lockhart of Wicketshaw
  (2) Sibella Carmichael probably of this family, of this generation
  m. Sir Robert Maxwell of Calderwood (d 1531)
B. George Carmichael, Bishop of Glasgow (d 1483)
2. John Carmichael, 1st of Meadowflat (d before 20.02.1489, Captain of Crawford Castle)
  m(1). ??
  A. John Carmichael, 2nd of Meadowflat (d 1507)
  i. Sir John Carmichael, 3rd of Meadowflat (b 1489, d 1567, Captain of Crawford Castle)
  His wife (or mother) may have been Katharine Charteris (daughter of Robert Charteris, younger of Amisfield) who is reported by BLG1952 (Charteris) to have married a John Carmichael of Meadowflat. She may (or may not) have been mother of ...
  a. ?? Carmichael (dvp)
  (1) John Carmichael, 4th of Meadowflat (Captain of Crawford Castle)
  m1. Elizabeth Scott ("a dau. of the house of Buccleuch")
  (A) Grizzel Carmichael
  m. (31.01.1577) Walter Carmichael of Park and Hyndford (d 1616 / 25.09.1625) @1@ above
  m2. Jane Wallace
  (B) John Carmichael, 5th of Meadowflat (Captain of Crawford Castle)
  (i) Sir John Carmichael, 6th of Meadowflat (dsp 1638, Captain of Crawford Castle)
  b. Elizabeth (Katherine) Carmichael (b c1515, d 1535)
  p. James Stewart, King James V of Scots (b 10.04.1512, d 14.12.1542)
Elizabeth is reported by various sources (including Crawfurd's Renfrewshire) to have married Sir John Somerville, 1st of Cambunethan (Camnethan) but that was another Elizabeth Carmichael (see below). It is possible that this was the Katherine who married John Somerville, 3rd of Cambusnethan.
  B. Margaret Carmichael (dsp 1534)
  m. David Lindsay, 5th Earl of Crawford, Duke of Montrose (b 1440, d 1495)
  BE1883 reports that John (1st of Meadowflat)'s second wife was Isabella Sibbald who was mother of John, 1st of Balmedie. We follow BLG1952 which shows that Isobel as wife of John, 1st of Balmedie.  
  C. John Carmichael, 1st of Balmedie (b c1430)
  m. (by 1477) Isobel Sibbald (d before 02.1502/3, dau of Sir John Sibbald of Balgonie)
  i. James Carmichael, 2nd of Balmedie and of Whelphill and Folkarton, Sheriff of Lanark
  m. Elizabeth Folkarton (dau of Folkart of Folkarton)
  a. James Carmichael, 3rd of Balmedie and of Whelphill (d before 05.07.1542)
  m. Margaret Kincraigie (dau of David Kincraig of that ilk)
  (1) Peter Carmichael, 4th of Balmedie and of Whelphill (dsp before 1556)
(2) David Carmichael, 5th of Balmedie and of Whelphill (d 07.1580)
  m. Isabel Barclay (dau of David Barclay, 9th of Collairnie)
  (A) James Carmichael, 6th of Balmedie, etc (d 07.05.1594)
  m. (25.04.1590) Jean Carnegie (dau of Sir David Carnegie of Panbride, of Colluthie, 7th of Kinnaird)
  (i) David Carmichael, 7th of Balmedie, etc (d before 14.11.1646)
  m1. Margaret/Jean Oliphant (d 15.09.1621, dau of Sir William Oliphant of Newton)
  m2. (before 1629) Margaret Myrton (dau of ?? Myrton of Cambo)
  (a) Sir David Carmichael, 8th of Balmedie, etc (b 1626)
  m1. (mcrt 02.09.1647) Anne Carmichael (dau of Sir James Carmichael, 1st Lord) @2@ above
((1)) Agnes or Anne Carmichael (d 1711)
  m. John Dundas of Duddingston (b 15.03.1641)
  m2. (26.05.1652) Cecilia Fotheringham (dau of Thomas Fotheringham of Powrie)
  ((2)) David Carmichael (dvp 1676)
  m. (27.01.1675) Euphemia Dempster (dau of James Dempster of Balbougie)
  ((A)) David Carmichael, 9th of Balmedie, etc (b 07.02.1675, d 07.09.1761)
  m. (1698) Anna Graham (d 1731, dau of Thomas Graham of Balgowan)
  ((i)) David Carmichael (dvp 1736)
  m. (03.10.1725) Janet Coutts (d 1744, dau of Peter Coutts)
  ((a)) David Carmichael (dsp 29.09.1783)
  m. Mary Tatham (d 1744, dau of Rev. William Tatham of Wormingford)
  ((b))+ 3 daughters
  ((ii)) Thomas Carmichael of Leyden (b 08.09.1702, d 1746)
  m. (1740) Margaret Smyth (d 16.11.1803, dau of James Smyth of Aithernie)
  ((a)) James Carmichael-Smyth of Aithernie (b 23.02.1742, d 18.06.1821) had issue
  m. (09.11.1775) Mary Holyland (d 29.05.1806, dau of Thomas Holyland of Bromley)
  ((iii)) John Carmichael (b 31.07.1705, d before 1795)
  ((a)) James Carmichael
  ((b))+ other issue
  ((iv)) Anne Carmichael (d 19.01.1779)
  m. Sir James Stewart, Bart of Burray (d 1746)
((v))+ other issue - William (d unm before 27.07.1795, WS), James, Robert (b 08.06.1707), Eupham (b 22.03.1704), Elizabeth (b 12.12.1708), Cecilia (b 30.06.1710, d 27.07.1776)
  m2. Agnes Murray (d 25.01.1773)
  ((3)) Eupheme Carmichael
  m. (17.08.1698) William Dick
  ((4)) Margaret Carmichael
  m. (1704) David Shaw (minister of Aberdalgie)
  (b) James Carmichael of Balmblae or Balniblae (d 20.10.1704)
  m. Euphan Myrton (dau of Sir Thomas Myrton of Cambo)
  ((1)) Robert Carmichael of Balmblae (d 03.05.1722)
  m. Jean Murray (dau of James Murray of Balvaird)
((A)) James Carmichael of Balmblae
  ((i)) John Melville Carmichael (d before 06.09.1764)
  ((B)) Robert Carmichael (d 15.01.1786)
  m. Catherine Lindsay of Kirkforthar
  ((i)) Magdalene Carmichael (d before 23.09.1799)
  ((C)) Stewart Carmichael in Jamaica (a 03.1801)
  ((D)) Helen Carmichael
  (c) Mungo Carmichael
  ((1)) Euphemia Carmichael
  m. (05.06.1688) James Rose, Bishop in Edinburgh (d 04.1733)
  (d)+ other issue - John, 2 / 3 daughters
  (ii) Euphame Carmichael
  m. (1610) David Tullie
  (iii) daughter
  (B) John Carmichael (b 1564, d 06.1622, minister of Kilconquhar)
  (i) Frederick Carmichael (b 1597, d 03.05.1667, minister)
  m. (04.12.1628) Mary Gillespie (d 1669, dau of John Gillespie, minister)
  (a) Alexander Carmichael (b 1639, d 07.1677, minister)
  m. Christian Inglis (dau of John Inglis, minister)
  ((1)) Gershom Carmichael in Edinburgh (professor)
  ((A)) Alexander Carmichael
  ((B)) Frederick Carmichael (b 1708, d 17.10.1751, minister)
  m. (07.08.1743) Isobel Lauder (d 06.1790)
((C)) William Carmichael
  (b)+ other issue
  (ii) William Carmichael
  (C) Margaret Carmichael
  (D) Euphame Carmichael
  m1. (before 1556) Peter Balmanno of that ilk
  m2. (before 1563) John Ramsay of Corstoun
  partner unknown
  (E) William Carmichael
  (3) Robert Carmichael in Ethybetoun
  ii. Peter Carmichael of Dron, Sheriff of Forfar (dspm before 30.05.1545)
  m. (before 1500) Elizabeth Wemyss (a 09.1552)
  iii. Elizabeth Carmichael (b c1473)
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  m. (03.07.1489) Sir John Somerville of Quothquan, 1st of Cambusnethan (b 1457, d Flodden 09.09.1513)
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Main source(s): TSP (Hyndford), BLG1952 (Carmichael of Carmichael), BE1883 (Carmichael of Hyndford)
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