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Families covered: Douglas of Angus, Douglas of Ardit, Douglas of Douglas, Douglas of Dumbarton, Douglas of Forfar, Douglas of Glenbervie, Douglas of Mordington

William Douglas, 9th Earl of Angus (b c1532, d 01.07.1591)
m. (1552) Giles Graham (a 1606, dau of Robert Graham of Morphie)
1. William Douglas, 10th Earl of Angus (b c1554, d 03.03.1611)
  m. (c05.1585) Elizabeth Oliphant (dau of Laurence Oliphant, 4th Lord)
  A. William Douglas, 1st Marquess of Douglas (b c1589, d 19.02.1660)
  m1. Margaret Hamilton (b c1585, d 11.09.1623, dau of Claud Hamilton, Lord Paisley)
  i. Archibald Douglas, Earl of Angus (b c1609, dvp 16.01.1655)
  m1. (16.08.1630) Anna Stuart (b 23.11.1614, d 16.08.1646, dau of Esme Stuart, 3rd Duke of Lennox and Richmond, Earl of March)
  a. James Douglas, 2nd Marquess of Douglas (b c1646, d 25.02.1700)
  m1. (mcrt 07.09.1670, sep 1681) Barbara Erskine (d 08.1690, dau of John Erskine, 4th or 25th Earl of Mar)
(1) James Douglas, 'Earl of Angus' (b 1671, dvp unm Steinkirk 03.08.1692)
  m2. (13.12.1692) Mary Ker (bpt 10.1674, d 22.01.1736, dau of Robert Ker, 1st Marquess of Lothian)
  (2) William Douglas, 'Earl of Angus' (b 15.10.1693, dvp 20.03.1694)
  (3) Archibald Douglas, Duke of Douglas (bpt 13.10.1694, dsp 21.07.1761)
  m. (01.03.1758) Margaret Douglas (d 24.10.1774, dau of James Douglas, 13th of Mains)
(4) Jane Douglas (b 17.03.1698, d 22.11.1753)
  m. Sir John Stewart, 3rd Bart of Grandtully (d 14.06.1764)
  Their elder son changed his name to Douglas and became Lord Douglas of Douglas.
  b. Charles Douglas (bpt 09.02.1637, d young)
  m2. (1649) Jean Wemyss (b 19.06.1629, d 05.01.1717, dau of David Wemyss, 2nd Earl of Wemyss)
  c. Archibald Douglas, 1st Earl of Forfar (b 03.05.1653, d 23.12.1712)
  m. Robina Lockhart (d 1741, dau of Sir William Lockhart of Lee)
  (1) Archibald Douglas, 2nd Earl of Forfar (b 25.05.1692, d unm after Sheriffmuir 03.12.1715)
  d. Anne Douglas (bpt 08.01.1650, d young)
  e. Margaret Douglas (b 09.1651, dsp 10.1699/12.10.1692)
  m. (03/4.08.1686) Alexander Seton, 1st Viscount Kingston (b 13.03.1620, d 21.10.1691)
  f. William Douglas (bpt 01.04.1655, bur 04.1656)
ii. Margaret Douglas (b c1610, d 01.01.1600)
  m. (c1629) William, Lord Alexander (b c1604, dvp 18.05.1638)
  iii. Jean Douglas (d c1669)
  m. (1632) Sir John Hamilton of Carriden, 1st Lord Bargany (d 04.1658)
  iv. Grizel Douglas
  m. (mcrt 23.03.1635) Walter, Master of Carmichael, Sheriff of Lanark (dvp 08.1657)
  v.+ other issue - William (d unm before 1633), James (b c1617, d Douay 21.10.1645, Colonel), Anna (a unm 1655)
m2. (16.09.1632) Mary Gordon (b c1611, d 1674, dau of George Gordon, 1st Marquess of Huntly)
  viii. William Douglas, 1st Earl of Selkirk, Duke of Hamilton (b 24.12.1634, d 18.04.1694)
  m. (29.04.1656) Anne Hamilton, Duchess of Hamilton (b c1656, d 17.10.1716, dau of James Hamilton, 1st Duke of Hamilton)
  ix. George Douglas, 1st Earl of Dumbarton or Dunbarton (b 1636, d 20.03.1692)
  m. Anne Wheatley (d 25.04.1691, dau of Robert Wheatley of Bracknell)
  a. George Douglas, 2nd Earl of Dumbarton (b c04.1687, dsp Douay 07.01.1748-9)
x. Henrietta Douglas (b 1633, d 01.06.1673)
  m. (mcrt 29.05.1645) James Johnstone, 2nd Earl of Hartfell and Annandale (b 1625, d 17.07.1672)
  xi. Catherine Douglas
  m. Sir William Ruthven of Dunglass
  xii. Isabel Douglas
  m. (1657) William Douglas, 1st Duke of Queensberry (d 28.03.1695)
  xiii. Jane/Jean Douglas
  m. (16/18.01.1670) James Drummond, 4th Earl of Perth, '1st Duke of Perth' (b 1648, d 11.05.1716)
xiv. Lucy Douglas (d 08.01.1713)
  m. (mcrt 6/25.03.1669) Robert Maxwell, 8th Lord Herries of Terregles, 4th Earl of Nithsdale (d before 23.03.1683)
  xv. Mary Douglas (d unm before 03.1669)
  B. James Douglas, 1st Lord Mordington (b c1591, d 11.02.1656)
  m1. Ann Oliphant (dau of Laurence Oliphant, 5th Lord)
  i. William Douglas, 2nd Lord Mordington (bpt 27.09.1626, a 02.1677)
  m. Elizabeth Sempill (dau of Hugh Sempill, 5th Lord)
  a. James Douglas, 3rd Lord Mordington (b 1651, a 12.1677)
  m. Agnes Seton (b 24.04.1651, dau of Alexander Seton, 1st Viscount of Kingston)
  (1) George Douglas, 4th Lord Mordington (d 10.06.1741)
  m. (01.04.1715) Catherine Launder (d 06.1741, dau of Rev Robert Launder)
  (A) Charles Douglas, 5th Lord Mordington (dsp before 1791)
  (B) Mary Douglas, Baroness Mordington (d 22.07.1791)
  m. (after 1741) William Weaver (b before 1717, d 28.04.1796)
  (C) ? Campbellina Douglas
  b. Anna Douglas
  m. Patrick Porterfield of Comiston
c.+ other issue - William (b 1653), Francis (b 1655), Lewis (bur 07.07.1682)
  ii. James Douglas (b 1638)
  iii. Anne Douglas
  m. Robert Sempill, 7th Lord (d 01.1675)
  m2. Elizabeth Hay (dau of Francis Hay, 9th Earl of Erroll)
  C. Sir Francis Douglas of Sandilands (dsp)
  m. (??) a sister of the Earl of Wigtown (Fleming)
  D. Catherine Douglas (dvp unm)
E. Mary Douglas
  m. Alexander Livingston, 2nd Earl of Linlithgow (d c1625)
  F. Elizabeth Douglas (d by 1640)
  m. (mcrt 13.09.1627) Sir John Campbell of Cawdor (d 1642)
  partner unknown
  G. Margaret Douglas
  m. (mcrt 21.07.1627) John Douglas in Lintalee
2. Sir Robert Douglas of Glenbervie (4th son)
  m. Elizabeth Auchinleck (dau of Sir George Auchinleck of Balmanno)
A. Sir William Douglas, 1st Bart of Glenbervie (d after 25.03.1653)
  m. (before 1624) Janet Irvine (dau of Alexander Irvine, 9th of Drum)
  i. Sir William Douglas, 2nd Bart of Glenbervie (d before 01.1688)
  m. (1642) Anne Douglas (dau of James Douglas of Stoneypath and Ardit)
  a. Sir William Douglas, 3rd Bart of Glenbervie (dsp Steinkirk 24.07.1692, General)
  m. Jane (d 12.1735)
  b. Katharine Douglas
  m. Robert Burnet, later of Glenbervie
  c. Elizabeth Douglas
  m. _ Livingstone (Captain)
d. Jean Douglas
  m. _ Gordon of Buckie
  ii. Henrietta Douglas
  m. Thomas Urquhart of Braelangwell (b c1633, d c1676, minister of Dipple and Essil)
B. George Douglas of Ardit (rector)
  m. Cecilia Drury (dau of Sir Robert Drury of Rougham)
  i. William Douglas of Ardit
  m. Agnes Scott (dau of Patrick Scott of Ancrum)
  This connection for the 4th Bart is as reported by BP1934 (Douglas of Glenbervie), the baronetcy passing because it was created with remainder to the 1st Bart's "heirs male whatsoever". BEB1844 (Douglas of Glenbervie) shows Robert, 4th Bart, as son of an unnamed younger son of the 1st Bart, possibly because of an assumption that the 4th Bart must have been descended from the 1st Bart.
  a. Sir Robert Douglas, 4th Bart of Ardit and Glenbervie (b c1662, d 27.01.1748)
  m1. Mary Ruthven (dau of Sir William Ruthven, 2nd of Dunglass)
  (1) Sir William Douglas, 5th Bart of Ardit and Glenbervie (b c1690, dsp 23.07.1764, Provost of St. Andrews)
  m. (c1718) Isabel (or Elizabeth) Douglas (d 11.05.1777, dau of John Douglas of Garvald)
  m2. (c1694) Janet Patterson of Dunmure (d 09.02.1750)
(2) Sir Robert Douglas, 6th Bart of Ardit and Glenbervie (b 1694, d 24.04.1770, genealogist and author)
  m1. Dorothea Chester (dsp, dau of Anthony Chester, Attorney-General of Barbados)
  m2. (c1738) Margaret MacDonald (dau of Sir James Macdonald, 6th Bart of Sleat)
  (A) Sir Alexander Douglas, 7th Bart of Ardit and Glenbervie (b 1738, dsps 28.11.1812)
  m. (1775) Barbara Carnegie (d 03.12.1815, dau of James Carnegie of Finhaven)
  (i) son (d infant)
  (B) Janet Douglas
  m. Kenneth Mackenzie (d 11.1772, of Kilcoy family)
  Their eldest son inherited Glenbervie, changed his name to Douglas, and was created a baronet.
  m3. Anne Hay (dau of Alexander Hay of Huntingdon)
  (3) Janet Douglas
  m. Thomas Spens, 15th of Lathallan
  (4)+ other issue
ii. Cecilia Douglas
  m. Thomas Rutherford of Knowsouth
  iii.+ other issue (dsp) - Robert, George, James
  C. Robert Douglas of Inchmario (dsp)
  D. John Douglas (dsp)
  E. Alexander Douglas
  i. daughter
F. Margaret Douglas
  m. Sir Thomas Burnet, 1st Bart of Leys (d 1653)
  G. Jean Douglas
  m. William Rait of Hallgreen
  H. Elizabeth Douglas
  m. Alexander Irvine of Monboddo
3. Gavin Douglas of Bridgeforth (d before 01.10.1616, 6th son) ancestor of Douglases of Bridgeforth
  m1. (mcrt 27.10.1598 ?) Jean Menzies
  m2. Elizabeth Keith
4. John Douglas of Barras (d 15.03.1618)
  m. Jean Fraser (dau of ?? Fraser of Durris)
  A. Sir John Douglas of Barras (dsp?)
  B. Elizabeth Douglas
  m. Sir George Ogilvie, Governor of Dunnottar Castle,1st Bart of Barras (d c1679)
5. Margaret Douglas
  m. (mcrt 05.01.1567-8) William Forbes of Monymusk (d before 1618)
6. Jean Douglas
  m. John Wishart of Balisycht (Pittarrow)
7. Elizabeth Douglas
  TSP (Angus) identifies Elizabeth's husband (before 1581) as Thomas Gordon, fiar of Cluny. TCB shows her as the first wife of ...
  m. Sir Alexander Gordon, 1st Bart of Cluny (d before 1650)
8. Sarah Douglas
  m1. (mcrt 05.04.1586) Robert Strachan (of Thornton family)
  m2. (before 1597) George Auchinleck of Balmanno
9.+ other issue - Archibald (dvpsp 1584, parson of Glenbervie), George (dvpsp before 15.12.1590, chaplain), Duncan (dvpsp before 1591, parson of Glenbervie), Francis (a 1600, dsp), Henry (d unm 05.10.1595)

Main source(s): TSP (Angus), BP1934 (Hamilton), TSP (Dumbarton), TSP (Mordingtoun), BP1934 (Douglas of Glenbervie)
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