'Graham14'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Graham of Airth, Graham of Burntshields, Graham of Tamrawer

                               
James Graham of Poltoun and Edinburgh
m. Agnes Denholme (dau of John Denholme of Westshields)
1. John Graham (b 07.1669)
2. James Graham, 1st of Airth (b 08.12.1676, d 1753, judge)
  m1. Marion Hamilton (bpt 17.02.1685, dau of James Hamilton, 1st of Pencaitland)
  A. James Graham (b 14.09.1704, d 11.03.1723)
B. Agnes Graham (b 18.04.1705)
  m. Arthur Forbes of Pittencrieff (cousin)
  C. Marion Graham (b 01.04.1705)
  m. (1726) David Bruce of Kinnaird
  m2. (1717) Mary Livingstone (d 26.03.1734, dau of Alexander Livingstone, 3rd Earl of Callendar)
  D. William Graham, 2nd of Airth
  m. (06.02.1760) Anne Stirling (dau of Sir Henry Stirling, Bart of Ardoch)
i. James Graham, 3rd of Airth (d unm 1807)
  ii. Thomas Graham-Stirling, 4th of Airth (d 1836) had issue
  m. (1807) Caroline Mary Home (dau of Colonel James Home)
  iii. Mary Graham
  m. (30.04.1781) John Stirling, 6th of Kippendavie (b 22.12.1742, d 06.1816)
  iv. Ann Graham (d 03.1836)
  m. (28.04.1781) David Erskine (d 1791)
  v. Wilhelmina Graham probably of this generation
  m. (07.11.1791) Day Hort Macdowall of Walkinshaw (b 1753, d 06.1809)
vi.+ 5 sons and 4 daughters
  E. James Graham (a 1745, Colonel)
  F. Rachel Graham possibly sister rather than daughter of Judge James
  m. Lumsdaine of Blanerne
  G. Elizabeth Graham (d 1830)
  m. (1748) William Macdowall, 2nd of Castle Sempill, 20th of Garthland (d 1776)
  H. Anne Graham (dsp)
  m. (1737) Thomas Dundas of Fingask (d 17.04.1786)
3. Elizabeth Graham
  m. John Forbes of Pittencrieff (b 05.04.1658, Colonel)

 

 

The following William bought Tamrawer and parts of Auchencloich from "his kinsman" Robert Graham.
William Graham of Tamrawer
m. (21.12.1621) Margaret Strachen
1. John Graham of Tamrawer (d 12.08.1645)
  m. (14.01.1623) Margaret Grahame
  A. John Graham of Tamrawer (bpt 17.09.1643)
  m. (08.1665) Barbara Graham
  i. William Graham of Tamrawer (bpt 08.09.1667, d 1740)
  m1. (1696) Lillias Russell of Gorebethill
  a. John Graham of Worcester (bpt 16.05.1697, dsp)
  m2. (11.1700) Margaret Whyte (dau of John Whyte of Culdoun Hill)
  b. Robert Graham of Tamrawer
  m. Jean Luke (dau of John Luke of Claythorne)
(1) Christian Graham
  m. Hugh McMurtie
  (2) Helen Graham
  m. Patrick Hutchinson
  (A) James Hutchinson of Rockend
  m. (1851) Henrietta Maxwell Graham (dau of James Graham) @@ below
  (B)+ 6 sons
  (3) Jane Graham (dsp)
  m. Robert Wilson
  (4) Elizabeth Graham
  m. Rev. James Drum
  (5)+ other issue (d unm) - John, George, William
  c. Margaret Graham
  m3. (1708) Agnes Laing (dau of William Laing of Lees)
  d. William Graham of Tamrawer (b 26.02.1713, d unm 1766)
  e. James Graham of Tamrawer, later of Burntshields (d 1795)
  m. Agnes Campbell (dau of Thomas Campbell)
  (1) William Graham of Burntshields (b 1762, d 1836)
  m. (1782) Margaret Pattison (d 1835, dau of John Pattison of Kelvingrove)
  (A) James Graham (b 1783, dvp 1833) had issue (4 daughters)
  m. Christian Pattison (dau of John Pattison of Leith)
  (B) William Graham of Burntshields (b 1786, d 1854) had issue
  m1. Katherine Swanston (d 1836, dau of John Swanston)
  m2. Ann Matilda Lowndes (dau of John Lowndes of Arthurlie)
  (C) Alexander Graham of Dunclutha (b 1792, d 1860) had issue
  m. (1838) Jane Kelly Lancaster (dau of Thomas Lancaster)
(D) John Graham of Skelmorlie Castle (b 17.03.1797, d 04.10.1886) had issue
  m. (15.01.1836) Elizabeth Noble (d 01.05.1889, dau of John Hatt Noble of Leckhampstead and Mortimer)
  (E) Robert Graham of Brooksby (b 1799, d 1858) had issue
  m. (1842) Susan Schuyler (d 1895, dau of Adoniah Schuyler)
  (F) Agnes Graham (b 1788)
  m. Stewart Smith of Glasgow
  (G) Jessie Graham (b 1801)
m. Walter Crum of Thornliebank
  (H)+ other issue - John (b 1784, d 1786), John (b 1790, d 1792), Margaret (b 1794, d unm), Elizabeth (b 1795, d unm)
  (2) James Graham in Glasgow
  m. Janet Maxwell (sister (not dau) of John Maxwell of Williamswood & Merksworth)
  (A) Agnes Maxwell Graham
  m. James Smith of Craigend (d 1838)
  (B) Henrietta Maxwell Graham
  m. (1851) James Hutchinson of Rockend @@ above
  (C) Charles Maxwell Graham (b 1811, d 20.12.1855) had issue
  This connection kindly reported by a contributor (MRM, 07.07.2004).
  p. Ann Harvey (dau of James Harvey)
  (D)+ other issue - James Maxwell of Renfrew (d unm 20.02.1860), Janet (d unm), Annabella Maxwell (d unm), Ann Maxwell
  (3) Elizabeth Graham
  m. David Wardrop
  f.+ other issue - Alexander (d unm), Isobel, Barbara, Chistian
  ii.+ other issue - Alexander (bpt 02.1688), John (bpt 01.02.1695), Margaret (bpt 27.12.1677)

Main source(s):
(1) For Graham of Airth : BLG1937 (Graham of Airth)
(2) For Graham of Tamrawer : BLG1952 (Graham formerly of Auchencloich and Tamrawer), BP1934 (Graham of Larbert)
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