'Wallace03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Wallace of Craigie, Wallace of Riccarton
[This page will be revised in due course. As it stands, it should be viewed as little more than 'draft for discussion' because a number of major changes are expected, even then leaving several issues still to be resolved.]

                               
Sir John Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton (b c1350)
'The Book of Wallace' suggests that Sir John married a Lady Margaret Stewart. 'The Book of Wallace' and 'The Wallace Papers' identify his wife as Margaret Douglas, daughter of James Douglas of Dalkeith, 'The Book of Wallace' specifying that her mother was Agnes Dunbar, which we disagree with as TSP (Morton) does not show them as having a daughter called Margaret whilst, although James did have a natural daughter called Margaret, she married someone else. Following another report in TSP (Morton), we show his wife, and presumed mother of his sons, as a different Margaret Douglas as follows ...
m. Margaret Douglas (dau of Sir Henry Douglas of Lugton and Lochleven)
1. Sir Hugh Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton
2. Sir William Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton
  m. Elizabeth Douglas (dau of James Douglas, Earl of Avondale, 7th Earl of Douglas)
  A. Sir William Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton (d 1450)
  m. Margaret Johnstone
i. Sir William Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton
  m. (c1453) Margaret Dunbar (d c1498, dau of Sir David Dunbar of Cockburn)
  a. Sir John Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton
  m1. Isabel Campbell (dau of Sir George Campbell of Loudoun)
  (1) 4 sons - William, Robert, Thomas, Michael
  m2. Katherine Kennedy (dau of John Kennedy, 2nd Lord)
  (5) Sir John Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton (b c1480)
  There is some uncertainty as to the names of the lairds around this time.
(1) TSP (Cathcart) names Sibilla's husband as John Wallace of Craigie ("WofC"), son of Hugh WofC. 'Rutherford1' shows a Margaret Rutherford of this period who married a Hugh WofC.
(2) TSP (Loudoun) names the wife of Sir Hugh Campbell as Isabel (shown below as John's daughter), daughter of Sir Thomas WofC.
  m. Sibilla Cathcart (dau of John Cathcart, 2nd Lord)
  (A) Matthew Wallace
  (B) Sir James Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton
(C) Sir John Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton
  m. Janet Logan (of Restalrig)
  (i) Margaret Wallace
  Vans shows no husband for this Margaret but we assume that this is the Margaret who married ...
  m. Alan Cathcart, 4th Lord (b 1537, d 12.1618)
  (D) Sir William Wallace of Craigie and Riccarton (d 1530)
  m. Elizabeth Campbell (dau of Sir John Campbell of Wester Loudoun)
  (i) Sir William Wallace of Craigie (b c1507, d 1538)
  m1. Margaret Kennedy (dau of Alexander Kennedy of Bargany)
(a) Sir John Wallace of Craigie (b c1530, d 1570)
  m. Margaret Cunningham (dau of Alexander Cunningham, 5th Earl of Glencairn)
  (b)+ other issue - William, Margaret
  m2. (1532) Grisel Sempill (d 10.1575, dau of Robert Sempill, 3rd Lord)
  (ii) John Wallace, 1st of Auchams and Dundonald had issue
  m. Agnes Stewart (of Minto)
(a) John Wallace of Dundonald possibly of this generation
  ((1)) Joan Wallace
  m. (before 05.02.1582) James Mowat of Busbie (a 1621)
  (iii) Margaret Wallace
  Vans shows this Margaret as wife of Alan Cathcart, 4th Lord, but TSP (Cathcart) names her father as John, not William.
  (iv) Sibilla Wallace
  m. Sir John Hepburn of Waughton
  (E) Alexander Wallace
  (F) Isabel Wallace (d before 1530)
  m. Sir Hugh Campbell of Loudoun, Sheriff of Ayr (d by 1530)
  (6) Hugh Wallace
  m. Margaret Rutherford
(7) Matthew Wallace (d before 14.10.1508)
  m1. ??
  (A) William Wallace
  m2. Isobel Hoppringle (of Smailholm)
  (8) Thomas Wallace
  ii. Thomas Wallace
  a. Thomas Wallace (professor)
  (1) Thomas Wallace
  B. Hugh Wallace
  C. Adam Wallace of Cairnhill
  D. Margaret Wallace --
  m. Robert Lyle, 1st Lord (d c1470) --
  E. Marion Wallace possibly of this generation
  m. Rankin Fullarton of Fullarton and Dreghorn

Main source(s): the Vans Family Archive at http://homepages.rootsweb.com/~vfarch/
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