'Leslie10'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Leslie of Burdsbank, Leslie of Findrassie, Leslie of Lindores, Leslie of Lumquhat, Leslie of Newton, Leslie of Quarter

                               
Robert Leslie of Ardersier & Rosmarkie, 1st of Findrassie (b after 1541, d 22.09.1588)
m. Janet Elphinstone (b 16.03.1534, d before 26.08.1599, dau of Alexander Elphinstone, 2nd Lord)
1. Robert Leslie, 2nd of Findrassie
  m. Margaret Dunbar (dau of Alexander Dunbar of Grange)
  A. Robert Leslie, 3rd of Findrassie
  m. Isabel Forbes (dau of Abraham Forbes of Blackford)
  i. John Leslie (dvp unm)
  ii. George Leslie, 4th of Findrassie (dsp 1692)
  m1. Marion Bannerman (dau of _ Bannerman of Elsick)
  m2. Nicholas Leith (dau of Patrick Leith of Edingarioch & Likelyhead by Jean, dau of William Leslie, 7th of Balquhain)
iii. Abraham Leslie, 5th of Findrassie (d by 01.1714)
  a. John Leslie, 6th of Findrassie (d 1739)
  (1) Alexander Leslie, 7th of Findrassie (d 25.01.1783)
  m. Jean Chisholm (d 1754, widow of John Mackenzie)
  (A)+ issue - John (b 1746, dsp 1778), William (b 1747, d 1767)
  (2) Abraham Leslie, 8th of Findrassie (b 1720, 4th son)
  (A) Caroline Jemima Leslie of Findrassie (b 1760)
  m. (1794) Sir John Leslie, 4th Bart of Wardis
  (3) Charles Leslie in Findrassie (b 1722, d 1771?)
  (A) daughter
(4)+ other issue - John (b 1717, dsp before 1776), Robert (b 1719, dsp before 1776)
  iv. Janet Leslie
  m. Walter Innes of Innerbrachy
  v. Isabel Leslie
  m. Robert Dunbar of Brugy
  vi. Jean Leslie
  m. Sir Robert Gordon, (2nd Bart) of Embo (d 16.10.1697)
  vii. Catherine Leslie (d 09.03.1667)
  m. James Anderson of Westerton
  viii. Barbara Leslie
  m. Patrick Dunbar of Sydney
  ix.+ Helen Leslie probably of this generation
  m. Hugh Munro of Newmore
  B. John Leslie of Miltown
  m. Elizabeth Nairn of Cromdale
  i. daughter
  m. Peter Grant of Delay
ii. daughter
  m. Robert Grant of Delmore
  iii. daughter
  m. Alexander Barclay of Tillymacht
  iv.+ other issue - John, George, Walter
  C. George Leslie of Rayfleet
  m. Giles Dunbar of Boyth
  i.+ issue - Alexander, "several daughters"
  D. Margaret Leslie
m. Sir John Gordon, (1st Bart) of Embo (d 1649)
  E. Catherine Leslie
  m. James Douglas of Pittendrich
  F. Jean Leslie
  m. James Cuthbert of Draickes
2. George Leslie of Burdsbank ("Goodman of Burdsbank")
  The following comes from 'LeslieRecords' (vol 2, p176+) which suggests that George's wife was Margaretr Stirling of Craigborned. However, the Margaret Stirling who was probably of the relevant generation
  m. ?? (Stirling of Craigborned
  A. William Leslie of Burdsbank
m. Helen Munro of Miltoun
  i. George Leslie of Burdsbank had issue
  m. (c1676) Christian Baird (dau of Sir James Baird of Auchmeden)
  ii. daughter
  m. William Steenson
  B. daughter
  m. Walter Halket of Moyen
  i. Elizabeth Hacket (d 27.07.1678) probably of this generation
  m. (12.05.1666) Archibald Dunbar of Newton & Thunderton
  C. daughter
  m. _ Grant of Dalvey
3. John Leslie
  m. _ Cockburn
  A. James Leslie in Dundee
m. Sarah Affleck of Auchinleck
  i. Robert Leslie in Dundee & Tarrie
  m. _ Anderson of Dundee
  a. James Leslie
  m. _ Ramsay of Bomain
  (1) daughter
  b Catherine Leslie
  m. Lauchlan Leslie in Inch Leslie
  c.+ daughters
4. Johanna Leslie
  m. _ Durham of Grange
5. Agnes Leslie
  m. (Sir David) Meldrum of Seggie (d 01.04.1622)

 

 

Sir John Leslie of Newton (d 01.09.1651, Lord of Session, apparently as 'Lord Newton')
m. (mcrt 09.1603) Elizabeth Gray (dau of Patrick Gray, 6th (not 7th) Lord)
1. Sir John Leslie of Birkhill & Newton (d 01.09.1651)
  TSP reports that John was killed with his father at the siege of Dundee. 'LeslieRecords' suggests that that was David, another son. Of his children, TSP reports (briefly) only his son John. The other children are as reported by 'LeslieRecords' except that we show Elizabeth a generation earlier.
  m. (25.04.1650) Isabel Hay (dau of George Hay of Naughton)
  A. (Sir) John Leslie, last of Newton (dsp after 21.09.1698)
  m. Jean Melville (dau of _ Melville of Mortcarnie)
  B. Mary Leslie
  m1. Andrew Bruce (minister of Balmerino)
m2. Laurence Acton of Drumtown
  C.+ other issue - Elizabeth, Clara (d unm), Helen (d unm)
2. Andrew Leslie of Quarter (d c1669)
  m. Margaret Balfour (d before 15.05.1676, dau of Andrew Balfour of Grange)
  A. John Leslie of Quarter (d 29.07.1706)
  m. _ Spital (dau of Alexander Spital of Leuchat)
  i. Alexander Leslie of Quarter, 6th Lord Lindores (d 30.08.1765)
  Alexander inherited the title from his kinsman, David Leslie, 5th Lord Lindores.
  m. Jean Campbell (dau of Colin Campbell)
  a. Francis John Leslie, 7th Lord Lindores (d unm 30.06.1775)
  b. Hugina Leslie (b 15.03.1746, d 22.04.1846) shown here by 'LeslieRecords' but by TSP as sister of the 8th Lord
ii. Elizabeth Leslie
  m. James Spital of Leuchat
  iii. Jean Leslie (d unm)
3. James Leslie of Lumquhat (d 10.1675/10.1705, Brigadier)
  m. Janet Dick (dau of William Dick of Grange)
  A. John Leslie (d 12.1714, Captain, 2nd son)
  m. (14.01.1673) Mary (Mrs Gibb, Lady Ormeston)
  i. John Leslie 'of Lumquhat' (d before 08.11.1728)
  m. m. (27.04.1722) Janet Arnot (dau of George (probably not James) Arnot of Woodmylne)
  a. John Leslie of Lumquhat (bpt 21.08.1723, d before 02.02.1774)
  m. Antonia Barclay (dau of John Barclay of Collairnie)
  (1) John Leslie of Lumquhat, 8th Lord Lindores (b 1750, dsp 04.05.1813)
  'LeslieRecords' suggests that John's claim to the title did not succeed. However, TSP (Lindores) reports that his claim did succeed with a decision to object to him, which may have led Colonel Lesllie to think that his claim failed, being applicable only to certain votes that he took rather than to his title.
  m. (22.03.1789) Jane Reeve (b c1760, d 11.11.1837, dau of Sir Thomas Reeve of Hendens)
  (2) Elizabeth Leslie (b 05.03.1745, d 1802)
  m. Captain Hewan
  (3)+ other issue - David, Norman (d young), Hughina (b before 15.03.1746, d 22.04.1846), Jane (d infant), 3 others (d infant)
  B. Janet Leslie
  m. Alexander Ross (sometime Regent of St. Andrews)
C. daughter
  m. David Costorphin in King's Barns
  D.+ other issue - James (a 1695, dsp), Lauchlan
4. William Leslie mentioned by TSP but not by 'LeslieRecords'
  m. (mcrt 13.02.1644) Margaret Leslie (dau of John Leslie of Myres)
5. Alexander Leslie of Buchan (a 1695) mentioned by 'LeslieRecords' but not by TSP
  m. _ Macdonnell of Glengary
6. David Leslie (d 01.09.1651) mentioned by 'LeslieRecords' but not by TSP
7. Elizabeth Leslie
  'LeslieRecords' suggests that the first (unnamed) daughter married _ Kirkcaldy of Grange and shows the Elizabeth who married William Dick of Grange as of the next generation (dau of Sir John) but TSP shows that Elizabeth (2nd wife of William Dick) as this Elizabeth. We support TSP not least because above is shown James, Elizabeth's brother, who married William Dick's daughter by his 1st wife.
  m. William Dick of Grange
8. Jean Leslie (a 1649)
  m. Andrew Dick of Holland, Sheriff of Orkney (son of the Provost of Edinburgh)
9. (Margaret) Leslie
  m. (mcrt 17.09.1649) (John) Grant of Ballindalloch (d 1690)

Main source(s) (see here):
(1) For upper section : 'LeslieRecords' (vol 2, p159+)
(2) For lower section (much of which was originally within Leslie02, it was moved here to facilitate expansion): 'LeslieRecords' (vol 2, p177+ & p195+), TSP (Lindores)
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