'Grant05'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Grant of Ballindalloch, Grant of Elchies, Grant of Glenmoriston, Grant of Phonas

                               
John (Ian Mor) Grant, 1st of Glenmoriston and of Culcabock (d 09.1548)
m1. (div) Elizabeth Innes (dau of Walter Innes, 1st of Innermarkie)
1. Isobel Grant
  m1. John Grant of Ballindalloch @@ below
  m2. (1538) Archibald Campbell of Glenlyon (d 04.1582)
m2. (1544) Agnes Fraser (dau of William Fraser of Lovat family)
2. Patrick Grant, 2nd of Glenmoriston (d 16.03.1581)
  m1. Beatrice Campbell (dau of Archibald Campbell of Calder)
  A. John Grant, 3rd of Glenmoriston (d before 31.03.1637)
  m. Elizabeth Grant
i. Patrick Grant, 4th of Glenmoriston (d 1643)
  m. Margaret Fraser (d 20.12.1681, dau of Hugh Fraser of Culbokie & Guisachan)
  a. John Grant, 5th of Glenmoriston (d 26.10.1697)
  m. _ Fraser (dau of _ Fraser of Struy)
(1) John Grant, 6th of Glenmoriston (d 30.11.1736)
  m1. Anne Baillie (dsp, dau of Alexander Baillie of Dunain)
  m2. (mcrt 13.03.1696) Janet Cameron (d 09.02.1759, dau of Sir Ewen Cameron of Lochiel)
  (A) John Grant, 7th of Glenmoriston (dvp unm 03.12.1734)
  (B) Patrick Grant, 8th of Glenmoriston (d 30.03.1786)
  m. Isobel Grant (dau of John Grant of Craskie)
  (i) Patrick Grant, 9th of Glenmoriston (d 02.12.1793, 2nd son)
  m. (30.06.1757) Henrietta Grant (dau of James Grant, 7th of Rothiemurchus)
  (a) John Grant, 10th of Glenmoriston (d 08.09.1801, Colonel)
  m. (30.04.1788) Elizabeth Townshend Grant (d 03.04.1814, dau of Major John Grant, son of Mungo)
  ((1)) Patrick Grant, 11th of Glenmoriston (d unm 22.09.1808)
  ((2)) James Murray Grant of Moy, Foyers & Knockie, 12th of Glenmoriston (d 08.08.1868) had issue
  m. (05.10.1813) Henrietta Cameron (dau of Ewen Cameron of Glennevis, cousin)
  ((3)) Henrietta Ann Grant
  m. (08.09.1818) Thomas Fraser of Balmain
  ((4)) Anne Grant
m. Roderick Kilgour Mackenzie of Flowerburn
  (b) James Grant of Ballifeary (d 16.06.1834, WS) had issue
  m. (27.07.1803) Helen Shearer (dau of Charles Shearer of Knowhead)
  (c) Helen Grant
  m. Ewen Cameron of Glennevis
  (d) Jane Gordon Grant
  m. (10.05.1781) Charles Mackenzie, 7th of Kilcoy (d 1813)
(e) Grace Grant (4th dau) apparently of this generation
  m. (1784) Colin Matheson of Bennetsfield
  (ii) Alexander Grant, acting Lt. Governor of Canada (d 08.05.1813) had issue
  m. (1774) Theresa Barthe (dau of Charles Barthe)
  (iii) Alpin Grant of Borlum (d 16.09.1811) had issue
  m1. Isabella Grant (d 05.11.1773, dau of Rev. John Grant of Urquhart)
  m2. (02.07.1776) Agnes Shaw (dau of Alexander Shaw of Woodside by Jean, sister of Col. Sir Alexander Munro of Novar)
(iv) Helen Grant
  m. Ronald Macdonnell, 5th of Scothouse
  (v)+ other issue - John (dvp), Allan of Inverwick (dsp), Lewis (dsp)
  (C) Alexander Grant of Livicie
  (D) Helen Grant probably of this generation
  m. Colin Chisholm of Knockfin
  (2) Alexander Grant of Blairy ancestor of Grant of Barholme, Wigtonshire
  m. Janet Mackenzie (dau of Thomas Mackenzie of Rhu)
(3) Patrick Grant
  (4) Catherine Grant
  m. (1681) Donald Macra (minister of Kintail)
  b. Mary Grant
  m. (24.06.1662) Colin Chisholm of Knockfin
  c. Janet Grant (d 06.03.1694)
  m. Hugh Fraser of Belladrum
  ii. John Grant of Conechin ancestor of Grant of Craskie
  iii. Duncan Grant of Dundreggan
  m. Catherine Macdonald
  B. Katherine Grant (d before 04.06.1625) probably of this generation
  m. Alexander Maclean of Dochgarroch (d c1642)
  m2. Janet Fraser (dsp, dau of Hugh Fraser of Guisachan, widow of Thomas Chisholm of Chisholm)

 

 

Patrick Grant, 1st of Ballindalloch (a 06.1555)
1. John Grant, 2nd of Ballindalloch (d 11.09.1559)
  m1. Isabella Grant (dau of John Grant, 1st of Glenmoriston) @@ above
  m2. (1541) Barbara Gordon (dau of Sir William Gordon of Schivas and Gight)
  A. Patrick Grant, 3rd of Ballindalloch
  m1. (mcrt 17.03.1558) Grissel Grant (d before 1576, dau of John Grant, 4th of Freuchie)
i. Patrick Grant, 4th of Ballindalloch presumed of his father's 1st marriage
  m. (1595) Helen Ogilvie (d 1621)
  a. John Grant, 5th of Ballindalloch (d c1679)
  m. (mcrt 07.1616) Elizabeth Innes (dau of Walter Innes of Auchentoul)
(1) John Grant, 6th of Ballindalloch (d 1690)
  m. (mcrt 17.09.1649) Margaret Leslie (dau of Sir John Leslie, 'Lord Newton')
  (A) John Roy Grant of Ballindalloch, 1st of Phonas (d 26.04.1737)
  m. (11.1689) Anne Francisca Lesley (dau of Patrick Lesley, Count Lesley, of family of Balquhain)
  BLG1952 reports that John sold Ballindalloch to his kinsman William Grant. BLG1952 identifies John Roy's father-in-law as Count Patrick Lesley but suggests that he was Field Marshal in the Imperial service though it seems that that position was not held by Patrick but by his brother James. BLG1952 also reports that John Roy "is believed to have been father of" John, 2nd of Phonas. BLG1863 (Leslie of Balquhain) mentions only 1 John and 'Historical Records of the Family of Leslie from 1067 to 1868-9' by Colonel Leslie of Balquhain (vol 3, p172), which supports the following (for the 1st John), reports that they "had one son, John Grant". We show the information for the 2nd John to make sure we do not lost sight of it but show it in italics to make it clear that we do not really think that its connection to this family is shown correctly.
  (i) John Grant (Captain in Dutch service)
  m. ?? ("daughter of an Episcopal clergyman in Fife")
  (a) Peter Grant, later Leslie-Grant, 20th of Balquhain (d unm 1775)
  (ii) Eliza Grant shown by 'LeslieRecords' as dau rather than sister of Captain John
  m. Patrick Leslie-Duguid
  (iii) John Grant, 2nd of Phonas
  m. Margaret Leslie (dau of John Leslie of Ardnillie)
  (a) Alexander Grant in Hillochhead, Moray, and in Isle of Man
  m. Margaret Grant (dau of John Grant of Tamore)
  ((1)) Robert Grant of Wester Elchies, Carron and Knockando (b 1720, d 12.1805)
  m. Isabella Campbell (d 17.05.1835, dau of James Campbell in Kirdells by Jane Grant)
  ((A)) Charles Grant, 2nd of Elchies (dsp 23.05.1828)
  ((B)) James William Grant, 3rd of Elchies (b 1788, d 17.09.1865) had issue
  m. (22.11.1807) Margaret Wilson (dau of Rev. Thomas Wilson of Gamrie by Elizabeth, dau of Rev. Theodore Gordon of Kennethmont)
  ((2)) James Grant (b c1721, d 26.12.1798)
The following comes from BLG1952 (Grant-Sturgis (formerly Grant) of Hillersdon House).
  m. Christian
  ((A)) Sir William Grant (b 13.10.1752, d unm 23.05.1832, Attorney-General of Canada, Master of the Rolls)
  ((B)) Charles Grant (d 23.04.1823) had issue
  m. Charlotte Grant (d 27.12.1859, dau of John Grant of Bush Hill)
  ((C)) Margaret Grant
  m. John Shank of Barton House (d 1823, Rear Admiral)
  ((3)) Elizabeth Grant
  (b)+ other issue
  m2. (c1576) Margaret Gordon (dau of George Gordon, 3rd of Lesmoir)
  B. Mary Grant probably of this generation, presumed of this marriage
  m. John Grant, 2nd of Corrimony (d c1593)
2. Catherine Grant probably of this generation
  m. Walter Leslie, 2nd of Kininvie (d 1562)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : BLG1952 (Grant of Glenmoriston)
(2) For lower section : BLG1952 (Grant of Carron formerly of Elchies)
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