'Murray16'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Murray of Broughton, Murray of Cardon, Murray of Halmyre, Murray of Romanno, Murray of Stanhope

                               
William Murray of Schilinlaw (d c1560)
The MurrayOfStanhope web site starts with this William whom we presume is the same person as the William, younger brother of James of Falahill (d c1529), who is identified by BLG1886 (Murray of Philiphaugh) as ancestor of the Murrays of Romanno and Stanhope and of those of Clooney in Ireland.
m. Joneta Romanno (dau/heir of John Romanno of that ilk)
1. William Murray of Romanno
  m1. (1531) ??
  m2. (25.02.1554) Agnes Somerville (dau of Hugh Somerville, widow of John Tweedie of Drumelzier)
  A. John Murray of Romanno (d by 1602)
  m. Margaret Tweedie (dau of ?? Tweedie of Drumelzier)
  i. William Murray of Romanno
  m. (15.04.1587) Agnes Nesbit
  a. James Murray of Romanno (d c1670, Captain)
  m. Susan Hamilton
  (1) John Murray
  m. Elizabeth Lamb
  (A) Margaret Murray
  m. (07.02.1676) Alexander Pennicuik of Newhall (b c1652, d 07.1722)
  (i) Elizabeth Pennicuik
  m. James Oliphant
  (ii) Margaret Pennicuik
  m. John Farquarson of Kirktown & Aboyne
  (2) David Murray (d 06.1683)
  m. (09.04.1673) Agnes Scott
  (A)+ issue - James, David (b 18.05.1678), Margaret (b 02.08.1676), Agnes (b 20.06.1680)
  (3) Alexander Murray
  m. Margaret Cairncross
(4) William Murray (d before 23.12.1656)
  m. Elizabeth Nisbet (d 08.1655)
  (A) James Murray (a 03.1665)
  (5) Robert Murray
  m. Elizabeth
  (A) Archibald Murray (b c03.1667)
(6) James Murray (d c1694, tacksman in Falkland)
  m. Jean Ramsborne
  (A)+ issue - James, Mary, Lilias
  (7) Lilias Murray
  m. Patrick Purdie (minister of Newlands)
b. Margaret Murray probably of this generation
  m. Sir Alexander Murray, 2nd Bart of Blackbarony (d c1698)
  ii. John Murray of Halmyre (d 08.08.1625)
  m. (c1592) Jonet Howieson
  a. Sir David Murray of Halmyre, later of Stanhope & Broughton, Peebleshire (d c1653) the first mentioned by TCB
  m. (1627) Lilias Fleming ((dau of John Fleming, 1st Earl of Wigton, by Lilias Graham)
(1) Sir William Murray, 1st Bart of Stanhope & Broughton (d c1688, 2nd son)
  m. Janet Johnstone (dau of James Johnstone, 1st Earl of Hartfell, by Margaret Douglas)
  (A) Sir David Murray, 2nd Bart of Stanhope & Broughton (b c1659, d 14.02.1729)
  m1. (16.04.1684) Anne Bruce (dau of Alexander Bruce, 2nd Earl of Kincardine, by Veronica van Sommelsdyck)
  (i) Sir Alexander Murray, 3rd Bart of Stanhope & Broughton (b c1687, dsp 18.05.1743, 2nd son)
  m. (mcrt 16.06.1710, div) Grizel Baillie (b 26.10.1692, d 06.06.1759, dau of George Baillie of Jerviswood & Mellerstain by Grizel Home)
  (ii) David Murray in Leith (b c1692, d 15.05.1742, 4th son)
  m. (22.06.1723) Frances Macclesfield
  (a) Sir David Murray, 4th Bart of Stanhope & Broughton (bc1725, dsp (unm?) c1769)
Sir David was attainted and his baronetcy forfeited for his support of the 1745 rebellion but the title continued to be assumed and appears to have passed to his successors below.
  (b) Anne Murray
  m. (22.05.1744) William Henry Cranston (b c12.08.1714, d 02.12.1752, Captain)
  (iii) Sir Charles Murray of Stanhope, 5th Bart (d 04.07.1770)
  m1. (1733) ??
m2. (after 1741) Isabel Somerville (d 08.12.1760, dau/heir of Hugh Somerville of Invertie, widow of Hugh Dalrymple Murray of Melgund & Kynynoul)
  (a) Sir David Murray of Stanhope, 6th Bart (d unm 19.10.1770)
  (iv) Anne Murray
  m. David Nairn (son/heir of John of Edinburgh)
  (v) Janet Murray
  m. Charles Kerr of Cramond
  (vi) Veronica Murray
  m. (05.09.1721) Robert Hunter of Polmood
  (vi)+ other issue - William (d infant), James (d unm 1720)
  m2. (by 1714) Margaret Scott (d 05.09.1761, dau of Sir John Scott, 1st Bart of Ancrum, by Elizabeth Bennet, widow of Thomas Scotrt of Whitslaid)
  (viii) Sir John Murray, 7th Bart of Stanhope & Broughton (b c1715, d 06.12.1777, 2nd son of this marriage)
  m. (c1739) Margaret Fergusson (bur 20.09.1779, dau of Col. Robert Fergusson of Creagh Darragh (by Mabel, dau of John Callender of Craigforth), niece of William Fergusson of Cailloch)
  (a) Sir David Murray, 8th Bart of Stanhope (b 12.12.1743, d unm 23.01.1791)
  (b) Sir Robert Murray of Darland (Cheshire), 9th Bart of Stanhope (b 04.03.1745, d 03.1793, 3rd son)
  m. (12.12.1774) Elizabeth Pickmore (a 1803, dau of Vice Admiral Francis Pickmore, Governor of Newfoundland)
((1)) Sir David Murray, 10th Bart of Stanhope (d unm before 02.1803)
  ((2)) Sir John Murray, 11th Bart of Stanhope (b c16.12.1782, d 23.08.1848)
  m1. (17.10.1801) Catherine Callander (d 23.12.1830, dau of Adam Callander or Callender of the family of Craigforth)
  ((A)) John Francis Mirray (b c24.04.1804, dsp 13.07.1826)
  m. Elizabeth Fletcher (dau of James Fletcher)
  ((B)) Catherine Emily Murray (b c20.06.1802, d 21.04.1859)
  m. (01.05.1827) Edwin Samuel Hervey Howell (b 21.02.1806, son of Samuel)
  ((C)) Frances Caroline Emily Murray who apparently married ...
  m1. (16.07.1827) Ferdinand Thomas Williamson (dsp 16.12.1834, Captain)
  m2. Hamilton Gyll of Shenley Lodge & Salisbury Hall
  m3. (03.06.1847) George Innes (b 1811-2, dsp 17.05.1853, Captain)
  ((D))+ other issue (d young) - Robert, Wellington, Elizabeth (d infant)
  m2. Maria Violante of Abrantes, Portugal (d 04.05.1871)
  ((3)) Thomas Murray (dspm, Major) mentioned by TCB
  m. (11.1788) ?? (Mrs. Hopkins)
  ((4))+ other issue - Emily, Francis/Frances
(c)+ other issue - Fergusson (b c1742, d 03.11.1743), Charles (b 25.09.1746, d 09-10.1746)
  p. Dorothy Webb
  (e) Charles Murray (b 1754, d 08.11.1821, actor & dramatist)
  ((1)) William Henry Wood Murray in Edinburgh (b 25.08.1790, d 05.05.1852, theatre manager) had issue
  m1. (09.08.1819) Ann Dyke (actress)
  m2. (before 1830?) Ellen Gray
((2)) Harriet Murray (b 16.04.1783, d 24.10.1844)
  m. (1802) Henry Siddons (d 12.04.1815, son of William by Sarah Kemble)
  (f) Harriott Murray
  m. Joshua Pickersgill
  (g)+ 4 others
  (ix) Margaret Murray (b c1715, d 03.07.1790)
  m. (12.06.1730) Thomas Hay, Lord Huntingdon (b c1703, d 04.02.1755)
(x)+ other issue - William (d young), Patrick (d unm Fontenoy 30.04.1745), James (d young), Henrietta (d young), Christian (d young)
  (B) James Murray (dsp, Captain)
  (C) William Murray (Major)
  m. Jean Kinnair
  (i)+ 2 daughters (d unm)
  (D) Margaret Murray probably the Margaret who married ...
m. William Dickson (d 1680)
  (E) Henrietta Murray (b c10.05.1661)
  m. Sir John Dalzell of Glenae
  (F) Mary Murray (b c1664, d c07.10.1758)
  m. Alexander Muirhead of Lenhouse
  (G) Anne Murray
  m. (13.12.1692) John Dickson of Hartree
  (H) Janet Murray (d 20.07.1720? sb 1702?)
  m. Sir James Naesmyth of Dawick
(2) John Murray (d c06.1674)
  m. Jean Baillie (dau of James Baillie of St. John's Kirk)
  (A) Violet Murray
  (3) Jean Murray
  m. (25.01.1670) John Porteous
  (4) Isabella Murray
  m. Christopher Baillie
  (5) Rachel (or Margaret) Murray
  m. (01.04.1666) James Scott (Captain)
(6) Lilias Murray
  m. William Smith of Edinburgh
  (7) Margaret Murray probably the Margaret who may have married ...
  m. George Broun of Colstoun
  (8)+ other issue - John (dvp unm before 12.12.1645), Janet
  b. Gideon Murray (bpt c30.01.1613) possibly ancestor of Murrays in Ireland
  c. Adam Murray of Cardon in Glenholm, Peebleshire (bpt 23.04.1620, d c1669, 5th son)
  m. (c24.01.1645) Jean Fleming (dau of Malcolm Fleming by Helen Bruce)
  (1) William Murray of Cardon (d c04.1686, d c04.1686, 2nd son)
  m. (09.04.1675) Christian Veitch (d 09.12.1709, dau of John Veitch of Dawyck by Christian Naesmyth)
  (A) Adam Murray (b c1676, d c1755)
  m. (13.09.1697) Janet Menzies (dau of Alexander Menzies of Coulterallers)
  (i)+ issue - William, Alexander, Malcolm (b c07.01.1705), Jean (b c23.11.1705, d 09.09.1707), Agnes (b c06.04.1707)
  (B) Christian Murray (b c1676, d 18.11.1755)
  m. (05.03.1706) John Wallace (b c1674, d 03.06.1733, minister of Drumelzier)
  (C)+ other issue - William of Edinburgh (b c1680), Christian (d 07.02.1755)
  (2) Helen Murray (b c1646, d c1694)
  m. Alexander Bertram (b c1651, d 20.03.1729)
  (3) Margaret Murray (d 21.11.1694)
  m. (09.09.1685) Thomas Edgar of Edinburgh (b c1644, d 08.04.1703)
  (4)+ other issue - John (d 25.03.1679), James (a 1676), Lilias, Jane
  d. Janet Murray
  m. (23.02.1643) Simon Johnstoun of Ambrose & Powdean
e. Margaret Murray (d c1671) ancestress of families of Cringletie & Murrayfield
  f.+ other issue - James (bpt 14.05.1614, d young), William (bpt 27.10.1618, d c1644), Elizabeth (bpt 09.1615), Anna (bpt 11.01.1618), Bessie (bpt 07.03.1619)
  B. James Murray
  m3. (after 1558) Helen Anderson
2. John Murray (a 1545)
3. James Murray (dvp before 1558)
  m. Isabel Russell
4. Christina Murray
  m. William Cockburn of Henderland
5. Marion Murray
  m. Thomas Duddingstoun of Southouse
6. daughter
  m. John Cunningham

Main source(s): www.murrayofstanhope.com with some support from TCB (vol III, Murray of Stanhope)
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