'Drummond01'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Drummond of Cargill, Drummond of Drummond, Drummond of Innerpeffray, Drummond of Lennox, Drummond of Stobhall
[PBG note (04.07.17) : I shall be dipping in & out of the 'House of Drummond' book over the next few weeks so this page and its connected pages are likely to be revised soonish.]

Maurice 'Drummond' of Hungary, Thane of Lennox (d 1093)
According to tradition, Maurice, son of George who was a younger son of King Andrew of Hungary, accompanied Edgar Atheling, heir to the English throne, from Hungary to England. They were shipwrecked on the shore of the Forth. In 1068/9, one of Atheling's sisters, Margaret ('the Saint') married Malcolm III 'Canmore', King of Scots, from whom Maurice received various estates and titles, including Thane (justiciar & guardian) of Lennox. According to pages 9-10 of 'House of Drummond' (identified below), he may have been given the name Drummond from the estates he received (one was in the parish of Drymen in Dunbartonshire) or from an office he held, possibly being derived from dromonts or dromoners, captains of a "ship on a swift course", "But, it is most probable that the name has an allusion to the tempest which drove Maurice and his vessel to the Scottish shore; and hence its common derivation from the Celtic words drum, a height, steep, or back, and onde, a wave, denoting the back of a wave, or a high wave; and to this correspond the bars called unde or wavy, as they are blazoned on the Drummond's arms." TSP seems to support the view that "the surname was adopted at a later date from the lands of Drymen or Drummane in the Lennox, or from lands of a similiar name in Strathearn". Noting that TSP identifies Malcolm Bef as "the first recorded ancestor of the Drummond family", the following upper section, which comes wholly from 'House of Drummond', should be viewed as 'traditional' i.e. possibly mythical.
m. ?? (a maid of honour of Queen Margaret)
1. Malcolm Drummond, Thane of Lennox (d c1130)
  A. Maurice Drummond, Thane of Lennox (d c1155)
  i. John Drummond, Thane of Lennox (d c1180)
  a. Sir Malcolm Drummond, Thane of Lennox (d c1200)
  (1) Malcolm Beg Drummond, Thane of Lennox (d c1259) - continued below
  m. Ada of Lennox (d by 1260, dau of Maldwin or Malcolm, Earl of Lennox, by Elizabeth Stewart)
  (2) Roderick (Rotheric) Drummond
2. Maurice Drummond



Malcolm Beg Drummond, Thane of Lennox (d c1259) - continued above
m. Ada of Lennox (d by 1260, dau of Malcolm, Earl of Lennox, by Elizabeth Stewart)
1. Sir Malcolm Drummond of that ilk (a 1301)
  m. ?? Graham (dau of Sir Patrick Graham)
  A. Gilbert Drummond of that ilk (d Dupplin Moor 12.08.1332)
  m. Matilda
  i.+ issue - Ellen, Elizabeth, Johanna, Annabella
B. Sir Malcolm Drummond of that ilk (d c1346)
  i. John Drummond of that ilk
  m. Mary Montefichet (dau of Sir William Montefichet of Auchterarder and Cargill)
  a. Sir Malcolm Drummond of Cargill and Strathurd (dsp c11.1402)
  m. (before 07.1388) Isabella Douglas, Countess of Mar (dau of William, Earl of Douglas and Mar)
  b. Sir John Drummond of Cargill and Stobhall, Justiciar of Scotland (d 1428)
  m. Elizabeth Sinclair (dau of Henry Sinclair, 1st Earl of Orkney)
(1) Sir Walter Drummond of Cargill and Stobhall (d 1455)
  m. Margaret Ruthven (dau of Sir William Ruthven of Ruthven)
  (A) Sir Malcolm Drummond of Cargill and Stobhall (d 1470)
  m. (mcrt 14.07.1445) Marion Murray (dau of Sir David Murray of Tullibardine)
  (i) John Drummond, 1st Lord (b c1438, d 1519)
m. Elizabeth Lindsay (a 1509, dau of Alexander Lindsay, 4th Earl of Crawford)
  (a) Malcolm Drummond (dvpsp unm)
  (b) Sir William, Master of Drummond (dvp 1490)
  m1. Isabel Campbell (d before 1493, dau of Colin Campbell, 1st Earl of Argyll)
  ((1)) Walter, Master of Drummond (d 1518)
m. (02.1513-4) Elizabeth Graham (dau of William Graham, 1st Earl of Montrose)
  ((A)) David Drummond, 2nd Lord (d 1571)
  m1. Margaret Stewart (possibly dau of Alexander Stewart, Bishop of Moray)
  ((i)) Sibylla Drummond
  m. (mcrt 25.08.1557) Gilbert Ogilvy of that ilk
  m2. (before 07.12.1543) Lilias Ruthven (d 07.07.1579, dau of William Ruthven, 2nd Lord)
  ((ii)) Patrick Drummond, 3rd Lord (b c1551, a 1601)
  m1. (1574) Elizabeth Lindsay (d 05.1585, dau of David, 9th Earl of Crawford)
  ((a)) James Drummond, 1st Earl of Perth (d 18.12.1611)
  m. (19.04.1608) Isabel Seton (b 30.11.1593, dau of Robert Seton, 1st Earl of Winton)
  (((1))) Jean Drummond (d 29.12.1637)
  m. (14.02.1632) John Gordon, 14th Earl of Sutherland (b 09.03.1609, d 14.10.1679)
((b)) John Drummond, 2nd Earl of Perth (d 11.06.1662)
  m. (mcrt 08.1613) Jean Ker (d 10.1662, dau of Robert Ker, 1st Earl of Roxburghe)
  ((c)) Catherine Drummond
  m. (1594) James Leslie, Master of Rothes (dvp c02.1607)
  ((d)) Lilias Drummond (d 08.05.1601) --
  m. (before 01.07.1592) Alexander Seton, 1st Earl of Dunfermline, Chancellor (b 1555, d 16.06.1622) --
  ((e)) Jean Drummond (d 07.10.1643)
  m. (03.02.1614) Sir Robert Ker, 1st Earl of Roxburghe (b c1570, d 18.01.1650)
  ((f)) Margaret Drummond
m. (28.04.1607) Alexander Elphinstone, 5th Lord (b 13.11.1577, d 27.08.1648)
  ((g)) Anne Drummond
  m1. Patrick Barclay, younger of Towie (dvp 1623)
  m2. Andrew Fraser of Muchalls
  m2. Agnes Drummond (d 1589, dau of Sir John Drummond, 2nd of Innerpeffray) @@ below
  ((iii)) James Drummond, 1st Lord Maderty (d 09.1623)
  m. Jean Chisholm (d 11.1589, dau of Sir James Chisholm of Cromlix)
  ((iv)) Jean Drummond (d 03.1597/8) --
  m. (1559) John Graham, 3rd Earl of Montrose (b 1548, d 09.11.1608) --
((v)) Anne Drummond (d before 1592)
  m. (c10.1580) John Erskine, 2nd/23rd Earl of Mar (b c1562, d 14.12.1634)
  ((vi)) Lilias Drummond (b 1557, dsp)
  m. (mcrt 02.1572) David Lindsay, 11th Earl of Crawford (b c1552, d 22.11.1607)
  ((vii)) Catherine Drummond (b 1564)
m. (before 20.12.1576) John Murray, 1st Earl of Tullibardine (b 1550, d 06.07.1613-4)
  ((viii)) Mary Drummond (d before 1589)
  m. Sir Archibald Stirling, 5th of Keir, 2nd of Cadder (d 1630)
  ((2)) Andrew Drummond of Ballyclone (a 1542)
  m. Janet Campbell of Glenorchy
  ((3)) Henry Drummond of Riccarton (a 1535)
  m. Janet Crichton (dau of Henry Crichton of Riccarton)
  ((A)) Margaret Drummond
  m1. John Gordon, 3rd of Auchleuchries, 1st of Pitlurg (d 1546)
  m2. (mcrt 24.01.1546) George Baird of Auchmedden (d before 09.01.1593)
  m2. (before 14.06.1493) Mariot /Marjory Forrester (dau of Archibald Forrester of Corstorphine)
  ((4)) John Drummond of Cultechaldich (a 1510)
  m. Isabella
(c) Sir John Drummond, 1st of Innerpeffray
  m1. _ Drummond (his cousin, daughter of James Drummond of Coldich & Ballochard)
  m2. Eliza Douglas of Lochleven
  Marriages uncertain. Not sure who was mother of ...
  ((1)) Sir John Drummond, 2nd of Innerpeffray
  m. Margaret Stewart (b 1497, dau of James Stewart, King James IV of Scots)
  ((A)) Agnes Drummond (d 1589) --
  m1. Sir Hugh Campbell of Loudoun (b 1502, d 02.1560-1)
  m2. (1562) Hugh Montgomery, 3rd Earl of Eglinton (d 1585) --
  m3. (mcrt 15.11.1585) Patrick Drummond, 3rd Lord @@ above
  ((B)) Margaret Drummond apparently of this generation --
  m. (02.11.1549) Robert Elphinstone, 3rd Lord (d 1602) --
  ((C)) Isobel Drummond probably of this generation
  m. Sir Matthew Campbell of Loudoun (a 05.1593)
((D)) daughter probably of this generation
  m. Sir James Chisholm of Cromlix (d before 1598)
  ((E)) 1 other daughter
  (d) Margaret Drummond (d 04.1501-2)
  p. James Stewart, King James IV of Scots (b 17.03.1473, d Flodden 09.09.1513)
  (e) Elizabeth Drummond --
  m1. Sir David Fleming (dsp before 02.05.1482)
  m2. (1488) George Douglas, Master of Angus (d Flodden 09.09.1513) --
  (f) Beatrix Drummond --
  p. James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran (b c1475, d 03.1529) --
(g) Annabella Drummond --
  m. (25.11.1479) William Graham, 1st Earl of Montrose (b 1463/4, d Flodden 09.09.1513) --
  (h) Eupheme Drummond (d 04.1501-2) --
  m. (before 05.05.1496) John Fleming, 2nd Lord, Chamberlain of Scotland (b 1465, d 01.11.1524) --
  (i) Sibylla Drummond (d 04.1501-2)
  (j) daughter possibly one of the above?
m. Dugald Campbell, 2nd Captain of Dunstaffnage Castle (d 1490)
  (ii) James Drummond of Coldich & Ballochard (3rd son) had issue
  (a) Janet Drummond apparently of this generation --
  m. Sir Edmund Chisholme of Cromlix --
  (iii)+ other issue - Walter of Deanston (Dean of Dunblane), Thomas of Dromondernoch (had issue), William of Muthill, Andrew of Smitheston
  (B) John Drummond, Dean of Dunblane (a 1478)
  (C) Walter Drummond of Ledcrieff or Ladecrief
  (D) Mariota Drummond (b c1424, a 1466) possibly of this generation
  m. (1444) Alexander Ouchterlony (b c1424, dvp c05.1466)
  (2) Robert Drummond
  (3) Elizabeth Drummond
  m. _ Kinnaird of Kinnaird
  (4) Margaret Drummond
  m. John Robertson of Lude (a 1448)
(5) daughter possibly wife of ...
  m. Allan Cameron, 9th Chief
  c. William Drummond of Carnock
  m. Elizabeth Airth (dau of Sir William Airth of that ilk of Carnock and Plean or Plane)
  d. Annabella Drummond (d 1401) J
  m. (1365-6) John Stewart, King Robert III of Scots (b c1377, d 04.04.1406) J
  e. Jean Drummond possibly a generation later than this?
  m. Sir John Stewart of Kincleven and Cardney (d 1466)
  ii. Sir Maurice Drummond, 1st of Concraig (d 1362)
  m. Ada (dau of Henry of Lennox)
  iii. Margaret Drummond (d 1375)
  m1. John Logie of that ilk
  m2. (c 20.02.1363-4, divorced 1369-70) David Bruce, King David II of Scots (dsp 22.02.1370-1)
2. John (a 1304)
  m. Elena (possibly dau of Walter Stewart, Earl of Menteith)
  A.+ issue - Christian, Margaret

Main source(s): 'A Genealogical Memoir of the Most Noble and Ancient House of Drummond' (David Malcolm, 1808, referred to above as 'House of Drummond') with input/support from the lower section from TSP ('Perth'), BP1934 ('Perth')
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