'Stewart05'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Stewart of Culgruff, Stewart of Fintalloch, Stewart of Garlies, Stewart of Minto, Stewart of Shambellie

                               
Sir John Stewart, 1st of Garlies (d c1420)
m. Marion Stewart (dau of Sir Walter Stewart of Garlies and Dalswinton)
1. Sir William Stewart, 2nd of Garlies (d c1479)
  m1. Elizabeth ??
  A. Sir Alexander Stewart, 3rd of Garlies (d c1500)
m. Elizabeth Douglas (dau of Sir Archibald Douglas of Cavers)
  i. John Stewart (dvpsp)
  m. Elizabeth Shaw (dau of Sir John Shaw of Haylie)
  ii. Alexander Stewart, 4th of Garlies (d Flodden 09.09.1513)
  m. Elizabeth Kennedy (dau of Alexander (?, more likely John?) Kennedy of Blairquhan)
a. Alexander Stewart, 5th of Garlies (b c1507, d c1594/01.1580/1)
  m1. Katherine Crichton (dau of Sir James Crichton of Cranstonriddell)
  m2. Margaret Dunbar (d by 13.04.1552, dau of Sir Patrick Dunbar of Clugstone)
  (1) Sir Alexander Stewart, younger of Garlies (b c1527, dvp 04.09.1571)
  m. Katherine Herries (d 08.02.1592-3, dau of William Herries, 3rd Lord of Terregles)
  (A) Sir Alexander Stewart, 6th of Garlies (d 10.1597)
  m1. (by 10.1576) Christian Douglas (dau of Sir William Douglas, 6th of Drumlanrig)
  (i) Sir Alexander Stewart, 1st Earl of Galloway (d 1649)
  m. (16.10.1600) Grisel Gordon (dau of Sir John Gordon of Lochinvar)
(ii) Thomas Stewart (a 03.1588)
  (iii) William Stewart of Mains and Burray
  m. Barbara Stewart (dau of James Stewart of Burray)
  (a) Sir Archibald Stewart, Bart of Burray
  (b) William Stewart
  (c) Jean Stewart
  m. Sir James Sinclair of Murchil
  (iv) Helen Stewart
  m. John Douglas of Stanhouse
  (v) Jane Stewart
  m. James Kennedy of Culzean
(vi) Nicolas Stewart
  m. Alexander Dunbar of Pankill
  m2. Elizabeth Douglas (d 02.1637, dau of David Douglas, 7th Earl of Angus)
  partner unknown
  (vii) John Stewart of Powton
  (B) Agnes Stewart
  m. (1577) Andrew Agnew of Lochnaw (d 1616)
  (C) Elizabeth Stewart
  m1. (1582) William Maxwell of Carsalloch (d 15.11.1586)
  m2. John Johnstone of Newbie (d 1605)
  m3.(c1609) Samuel Kirkpatrick
  (2) John Stewart (d 10.08.1592, 'parson of Kirkmahoe')
  m. Margaret Stewart (d 1622, dau of Walter Stewart of Barclye)
  (3) Margaret Stewart
  m. Patrick McKie of Lurg
  m3. Catherine Stewart (dau of Walter Stewart of Barclye)
(4) Anthony Stewart
  m. Barbara Gordon (dau of Alexander Gordon)
  (5) Robert Stewart
  m. Mary Stewart (dau of James Stewart of Cardonald)
  (6) William Stewart of Bargrennan
  (7) Helen Stewart
  m. William Gordon of Mureford
  b. Marion Stewart reported by Macdowall records
  m. Uchtred Macdowall, 10th of Garthland (d by 1531)
  c. Agnes Stewart reported by Agnew records
  m. Andrew Agnew of Lochnaw (d Pinkie 10.09.1547)
  iii. Agnes Stewart (a 25.07.1530) --
m. (before 20.02.1491-2) John Maxwell, 4th Lord of Carlaverock (d Flodden 09.09.1513) --
  iv. Janet Stewart --
  m. John Dunbar of Mochrum --
  v. Elizabeth Stewart reported by Lundin records
  m1. (c1500) Sir Robert Lundie of Balgonie (Treasurer of Scotland)
  m2. (c1500) John Hannay of Sorbie
  vi. Isabel Stewart reported by Macdowall records
  m. Thomas Macdowall, younger of Garthland (d Flodden 09.09.1513)
  B. Sir Thomas Stewart of Minto (d 1500, Provost of Glasgow)
  m. Isabel Stewart (dau of Walter Stewart of Arthurlie)
  i. Sir John Stewart of Minto (d 1512, Provost of Glasgow)
  m. Janet Fleming
  a. Sir Robert Stewart of Minto (d 11.1553, Provost of Glasgow)
m. Janet Murray
  (1) Sir John Stewart of Minto (d 02.1582-3, Provost of Glasgow)
  m1. Joanna Hepburn
  (A) Sir Matthew Stewart of Minto (Provost of Glasgow)
  m1. Janet Stewart (dau of Archibald Stewart of Castlemilk)
  (i) Walter Stewart of Minto
  m. (mcrt 25.01.1598-9) Christian Crawford (dau of James Crawford of Ferme)
  m2. Jean Colquhoun (dau of Sir John Colquhoun of Luss)
(ii) Robert Stewart
  Probably of this generation, but (if so) of which marriage is not known, was ...
  (iii) Janet Stewart
  m. John Hamilton of Cambuskeith
  (B) John Stewart
  m. Elizabeth ??
(i)+ issue - Margaret, Jonet
  m2. Margaret Stewart (dau of James Stewart of Cardonald)
  (C) Walter Stewart, 1st Lord Blantyre (d 08.03.1617)
  m. Nicolas Somerville (dau of John Somerville of Cambusnethan)
  (D) Robert Stewart (may have been by father's first wife)
  (E) Janet Stewart (d 1613) --
  m. (1570) Archibald Stewart of Castlemilk (d 1612) --
  (F) Marion Stewart
  m. William Cleland of that ilk
  (G) Agnes Stewart
  m. John Wallace of Auchans and Dundonald
  (H) daughter
  m. _ Crawford of Ferme
partner unknown
  (I) John Stewart
  (2) Elizabeth Stewart
  m. (sp?) Sir John Maxwell of Calderwood (d 1571)
  (3)+ other issue - Walter, Robert, Malcolm, Adam
  b. Cristine (Christian) Stewart possibly of this generation
  m. James Hamilton of The Piell ('of Torrance')
  c.+ other issue - son, Jonet
  ii. William Stewart, Bishop of Aberdeen, High Treasurer of Scotland (b c1479, d 04.1545)
  iii. Archibald Stewart of Fintalloch
TSP (Stewart of Galloway) identifies this Archibald, ancestor of the Stewarts of Fintalloch, as being son of the Sir Alexander Stewart, 3rd of Garlies. "History of Renfrewshire" also indicates that as does BP1934 (Galloway). However, as they are all probably following the same source and we prefer to follow the family tree noted by a descendant family, we follow BLG (Stewart of Shambellie) and BP2002 (Stewart of Ramelton) in showing him here.
  m. Elizabeth Kennedy
  a. William Stewart of Fintalloch (dsp c1595)
  m. lady Balmaghie
  b. Archibald Stewart of Culgruff (d by 1595)
  m. ?? McClellan (dau of ?? McClellan of Bombie)
  (1) Richard Stewart of Fintalloch and Culgruff
  (A) Archibald Stewart of Fintalloch and Culgruff
  m. Mary Stewart
  (i) Archibald Stewart of Fintalloch had issue
  (ii) Susanne Stewart (d by 1632)
  m. John Stewart of Shambellie @@ just below
(2) John Stewart of Auchinleck (d c1616)
  m. Bessie Newall
  (A) John Stewart of Allans (d 16.04.1644)
  m. Florencia Broun (dau of John Broun of Landis)
  (i) John Stewart of Shambellie
  m. Susanne Stewart (d by 1632, dau of Archibald Stewart of Fintalloch and Culgruff) @@ just above
  (a) John Stewart of Auchengray
  m. Elizabeth Maxwell (d 1677)
  ((1)) Nicholas Stewart
  m. _ Gordon of Arids
(b) Archibald Stewart of Culgruff and Shambellie (b c1630, d 1683)
  m1. Elizabeth McLean (dau of John McLean of Dumfries)
  ((1)) William Stewart of Shambellie (b 1660, d 16.08.1735)
  m. Marion Stewart (d 1751, dau of Walter Stewart of Mirwhirn)
  BLG1952 (Stewart of Shambellie) says that Marion was William's first cousin but does not identify her father as a brother of his father.
  ((A)) William Stewart of Shambellie (d unm 07.1745)
  ((B)) Charles Stewart of Shambellie (b 1705, d 17.05.1775)
  m. Anne/Lilias Hay (dau of James Hay of Dumfries)
((i)) William Stewart of Shambellie (b 12.01.1750, d 19.01.1844) had issue
  m1. Ann Murray (d 25.10.1807, dau of James Murray of Broughton)
  m2. Bethia Donaldson (d 21.08.1825, dau of Charles Donaldson of Edinburgh)
  m3. Jessie Howat (dsp 25.06.1868)
((ii)) James Stewart (Lt. Col)
  m. Williamina Kerr
  ((a)) Lillias (Williamina Helen) Stewart
  m. (28.11.1827) James John Forbes-Leith of Whitehaugh (b 1780)
  ((iii)) Lillias Stewart
  m. David Staig (Provost of Dumfries)
  ((C)) Elizabeth Stewart (d 1787)
  m. (1733) William Craik of Arbigland
  ((D))+ other issue - Archibald, Walter (d Minden 1759)
  ((2))+ other issue - Charles, Suzanne
  m2. Margaret Grierson (sister of Grierson of Lagg)
(c) Catherine Stewart
  m. John Maxwell of Carrochan
  (d) Elizabeth Stewart probably of this generation
  m. Robert Neilson of Barncalzie (a 1683)
  (ii) Archibald Stewart of Barnsoule
  (B)+ other issue - Archibald of Heisilside, Catherine
  BLG1952 (Stewart of Shambellie) does not mention it but BP2002 (Stewart of Ramelton) reports that Archibald (identified as 3rd of Fintalloch and possibly grandson rather than son of Archibald,1st of Fintalloch) was father of ...
  (3) Sir William Stewart, 1st Bart of Ramelton and Newton Stewart (d before 28.07.1647, General)
  m. Frances Newcomen (dau of Sir Robert Newcomen, Bart of Mosstown)
  iv. Agnes Stewart --
  m. John Stewart of Cardonald --
  v. Marion Stewart
  m. Adam Maxwell of Southbar
  vi. Margaret Stewart --
  m1. Charles Pollok of that ilk (d 1508)
  m2. Alexander Stewart of Castlemilk (d 1524) --
  vii.+ other issue - James, Nicolas, Robert, John
  C. Walter Stewart of Tonderghie
  m2. Eupham Graham (probably of the family of Menteith)
2. John Stewart (Provost of Glasgow) had issue

Main source(s):
(1) Stewart of Garlies : TSP (Stewart of Galloway), BP1934 (Stewart of Galloway), "History of Renfrewshire"
(2) Stewart of Minto : TSP (Stewart of Blantyre)
(3) Stewart of Shambellie : BLG1952 (Stewart of Shambellie)
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