'Campbell22'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Campbell of Bargour, Campbell of Horsecleugh, Campbell of Skerrington

                               
Paterson reports that "This family claimes to be descended from the same stock as the Campbells of Argyll and Loudoun" but adds "The early part of the genealogy of the family is somewhat imperfect."
David Campbell of Skerrington or Skellkington (a 1348)
1. Andrew Campbell of Skerrington (a 1360)
  A. Andrew Campbell of Skerrington (a 1460)
  i. David Campbell of Skerrington (d before 14.11.1470) the first mentioned by BLG1952
  m. _ Stewart (sister of _ Stewart of Haining) mentioned by Paterson
  a. Andrew Campbell of Skerrington (d c1500)
  m. ?? ("a daughter of the family of Kilmarnock") mentioned by Paterson
  (1) Alexander Campbell of Skerrington & Horsecleugh (d 1512)
  Paterson identifies Alexander's wife as a sister of John Campbell of Cesnock, dau of the 1st "Baron of Cesnock" by Lady Janet Montgomery. BLG1952 names her ...
  m. Mariota Crawfurd
  (A) Andrew Campbell of Skerrington (a 1536, dsp before 1550)
  (B) Christine Campbell
  m. Charles Campbell of Bargour, later of Skerrington @@ just below
  (C)+ other issue - George (a 1523), Margaret (a 1520)

 

 

William Campbell (macer)
1. Charles Campbell of Bargour, later of Skerrington (d c1557, macer)
  m. Christine Campbell (dau of Alexander Campbell of Skerrington & Horsecleugh) @@ just above
  A. George Campbell (dvp)
  m. Marion Hamilton
  i. Charles Campbell of Bargour & Horsecleugh (d 12.1622)
  m. Christian Campbell (dau of John Campbell of Shankston)
a. George Campbell of Bargour (sold) & Horsecleugh (d 01.1631)
  Paterson suggests that George's wife Mary Gordon was of the family of Viscount Kenmrure and that a daughter of Gordon of Skirmers was his son John's 1st wife. BLG1952 shows as follows.
  m. Mary Gordon (of family of Shirmers)
  (1) Charles Campbell (a 1642)
  (2) John Campbell of Horsecleugh (d after 11.11.1697)
  m. (mcrt 30.11.1644) Jean Nicoll (dau of Thomas Nicoll (or Nicholson) of Ayr)
(A) John Campbell of Horsecleugh (d 28.07.1725)
  m1. (mcrt 10.11.1697) Jean Boswell (dsp, dau of David Boswell of Auchinleck)
  m2. (c1700) Abigail Ranken (a 1752, dau of William Ranken (Rankin) of Bankhead)
  (i) John Campbell of Skerrington, later of Little Cessnock in Ayrshire (renamed Skerrington) (d 09.04.1781)
  m. (10.11.1758) Wilhelmina Agnew (d 21.01.1800, dau of Lt. Gen. Sir Andrew Agnew of Lochnaw, 5th Bart)
  (a) John Campbell of Skerrington (d unm 28.05.1782)
  (b) Eleanora Campbell of Skerrington (d 18.11.1788)
  m. (04.1779) Charles Maxwell of Cowhill, later Campbell
  ((1)) Dugald John Campbell of Skerrington (b 17.02.1783, d 25.10.1827) had issue
m. (25.08.1804) Janet Baillie (d 25.06.1817, dau of William Baillie, 'Lord Polkemmet')
  ((2)) Wilhelmina Maxwell in Edinburgh (b c1780, d unm 24.04.1839)
  (c) Anne Campbell (dsp)
  m. _ Fitzgerald
  (d)+ other issue (d unm?) - Abigail, Grizel, Jean
  (ii) Margaret Campbell
  m. Patrick Douglas of Garrallan
  (iii)+ other issue - William (bpt 02.02.1705, d infant), James (a 1717, dsp), Agnes (d unm c1765), Abigail (a 1765)
  (B) Marion Campbell
m. _ Crichton
  b. William Campbell (d 18.12.1623)
  m. Margaret (a 12.1623)
  (1) ?? Campbell
  (A) James Campbell of Little Cessnock (dsp 19.01.1706)
  c. Jean Campbell
  m. (mcrt 28.02.1605) John Boswell of Duncanziemuir (cadet of Auchenleck)
  d. Sarah Campbell
  m. (mcrt 11.03.1608) Hugh Campbell of Bogcorroch (son/heir of Hugh of Garrallan)
  e.+ other issue - Hew (a 1644), John (a 1644), Elizabeth (d unm after 28.08.1627), Isobel (d unm)
  ii. George Campbell
  B. William Campbell (a 1562)

Main source(s): BLG1952 ('Campbell of Skerrington') with some input/support from 'History of the County of Ayr' (James Paterson, vol 1, 1847, p359+)
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