'Leslie17'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Leslie of Cults, Leslie (of that ilk) of Leslie

Alexander Leslie 'of that ilk' (d c1470)
TSP (Rothes) reports that Alexander's wife's name "according to Colonel Leslie was Elizabeth, but it was probably Joanna". Our copy of 'LeslieRecords' shows that Colonel Leslie actually names her Margaret.
m1. Margaret (or Johanna or Elizabeth) Leslie (dau of David Leslie of that ilk)
1. George Leslie of that ilk of Leslie (b 1432, d before 1513)
  m1. Christian Leslie (dau of George Leslie, 1st Earl of Rothes)
  A. Alexander Leslie of that ilk of Leslie
  m. (1526) Janet Leslie (dau of George Leslie of New Leslie)
  i. Christina Leslie of Leslie
  m. Alexander Leslie of Pitnamoon, later of Leslie (son of George of Pitnamoon)
  ii. Walter Leslie probably of this generation
  a. daughter
  m. Andrew Leslie
  iii. Margaret Leslie who probably married ...
  m. either John Leslie (brother of Alexander of Pitnamoon) or Thomas Mortimer
  iv.+ other issue (d young) - 6 sons + 6 daughters
  B.+ other issue (dsp) - George, Beatrix
m2. (1497) Violet Middleton
  D. Henry Leslie
  i. William Leslie
  a.+ "several sons and daughters"
  E. John Leslie
  F. Janet Leslie
  m. James Davidson, later of Copenhagen
  m3. Margaret Fraser (dau of _ Fraser of Muchals)
  G. Thomas Leslie (d young)
  H. William Leslie of Chapeltown
  m. Lucretia Innis (dau of _ Innis of that ilk)
  i.+ issue - Bartholomew, Patrick
2. Johanna Leslie
  m. (George) Strachan (brother of Strachan of Thornton)
m2. Janet Mowat (dau of _ Mowat of Baldquhollie)
3. William Leslie (b 1430, a 1458, dvp)



Malcolm Leslie of Cults
1. Andrew Leslie (parson of Slisk)
  A. Mary Leslie
  m. John Gordon of Essie
  i.+ issue including Duncan of Knower, Alexander of Knockespock, William of Bridge of Gight, other sons
  John & Mary are identified as progenitors of the Gordons of Cairnborow, of Buckie, of Crimond, and of Crawley.
2. Aelxander Leslie of Auching (d 1500)
  m. Marian Cruickshank (dau of Alexander Cruickshank of Auchenden or Auching)
  A. George Leslie of Erlifield & Little Crannie
  i. Andrew Leslie (parson of Geterner & Oyne)
  ii. Elizabeth Leslie
  m1. William Tarbet
m2. William Thain
  B. Berald Leslie (parson of Rothes, vicar of Elgin)
  C. Malcolm Leslie (d 1526)
  i. George Leslie (d Pinkie 1547)
  D. Gavin Leslie (d 16.03.1554, lawyer)
  m. _ Ruther of Gormack
  i. John Leslie, Bishop of Ross (b 1526, d 06.1596)
  a. Janet Leslie
  m. Andrew Leslie of New Leslie
  b. daughter
  m. Richard Irvine
  c. daughter
  m. _ Cruickshank of Tillymorgan
  E. Margaret Leslie
  m. (25.05.1529) John Leslie (son of George, 1st of Ackenway)

Main source(s) (see here):
(1) For upper section (initially uploaded 20.03.15 as a lower section for Leslie03) : 'LeslieRecords' (vol 1, p45+)
(2) For lower section : 'LeslieRecords' (vol 3, p399+)
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