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Families covered: Forbes of Tolquhoun, Forbes of Waterton, Forbes-Leith of Whitehaugh

Alexander Forbes, 6th of Tolquhoun (d Pinkie 10.09.1547)
m. Elison Anderson (dau of Provost of Edinburgh)
1. William Forbes, 7th of Tolquhoun (d by 1595)
  m. Janet Gordon (dau of George Gordon, 3rd of Lesmoir)
  A. William Forbes, 8th of Tolquhoun (d by 1641)
  m. Janet Ogilvy (dau of Sir George Ogilvy of Banff, 2nd of Dunlugus)
  i. Alexander Forbes (dsp)
  ii. Walter Forbes of Tolquhoun (d 1661)
  m. (before 1626) Jean Forbes (dau of John Forbes, 9th of Pitsligo)
  a. Sir Alexander Forbes of Tolquhoun (dsp 1701/2)
  m. (1649) Bethia Murray (dau of Sir Archibald Murray, 1st Bart of Blackbarony)
  b. Thomas Forbes of Auchry (d 1701)
  m. Henrietta Erskine (dau of James Erskine, 7th Earl of Buchan)
  (1) William Forbes of Tolquhoun (b 1685-6, d 05.04.1728)
  m. (1706) Anne Leith (dau of John Leith of Whitehaugh)
  (A) Henrietta Forbes
  (B) William Forbes of Tolquhoun (dsp 09.1761, vicar of Thornbury)
(C) John Forbes-Leith of Whitehaugh
  m. (1743-4) Jean Morrison (d 1767, dau of Theodore Morrison of Bogny)
  (i) William Forbes-Leith of Whitehaugh (b 1748-9, d unm 1806)
  (ii) Theodore Forbes-Leith of Whitehaugh (d 08.1819)
  m. (1776) Marie D'Arboune
  (a) Theodore Forbes-Leith
  (b) James John Forbes-Leith of Whitehaugh (b 1780) had issue
  m. (28.11.1827) Williamina Helen (Lillias) Stewart (dau of Lt. Col James Stewart)
  (c) William Forbes-Leith had issue
  m. "a French lady"
(d)+ other issue - Mary, Harriet, Emily
  (iii) John Forbes-Leith (d young)
  (2) Thomas Forbes (b 1689)
  c.+ other issue - John, William, Jean
  iii. George Forbes of Craigie
  iv. Thomas Forbes of Waterton (d 1652)
  m. Jean Ramsay (sister of Sir Gilbert Ramsay, 1st Bart of Bamff)
  a. Sir John Forbes of Waterton (b 1638)
  m. (1663) Jean Gordon (sister of 1st Earl of Aberdeen)
  (1) William Forbes (b 1668, d 1738, minister of Tarves, 3rd son)
  m. Janet Gregory (d 1736, dau of James Gregory)
  (A) James Forbes of Pitmedden (b 1701)
  m1. Helen Forbes (d 11.05.1743, dau of James Forbes of Saach and Thornton)
  m2. Euphemia Row (dau of John Row of Bondeth)
  (i) William Forbes of Echt (b 1748, d 14.11.1820)
m. (07.07.1774) Elizabeth Arbuthnott (dau of Thomas Arbuthnott of Balglessie)
  (a) James Forbes (b 1775) had issue
  m. Jane Niven (dau of John Niven)
  (b) Thomas Forbes (b 1781, d unm 1799)
  (c) William Forbes, later Forbes-Robertson of Hazelhead (b 08.09.1791, d 15.03.1840) had issue
  m. (04.10.1824) Helen Hadden (d 1873, dau of James Hadden of Persley)
  (B) Marie Forbes probably of this generation
m. (21.06.1705) Alexander Strachan in Brux
  (C) Jane Forbes (d 1789) probably of this generation
  m. (07.09.1737) Andrew Moir (b 1703, d 1794, minister of Methlick then Elton)
  (2) Rachel Forbes probably of this generation
  m. Rev. George Chalmer (b c1656)
  b. Margaret Forbes probably of this generation
  m. James Brodie
  c. Grizel Forbes probably of this generation
  m. John Douglas of Tilquhilly (d 1723)
  v. William Forbes of Finzean
  vi. Christian Forbes (d before 08.1628)
  m. (1606) Thomas Fraser, 2nd of Strichen, Sheriff of Inverness (d 03.1645)
  vii. Elizabeth Forbes
  m. Sir George Johnston, 1st Bart of Caskieben
  viii. Isabel Forbes (d before 1634)
  m. Alexander Fraser, 10th of Philorth, 1st/10th Lord Saltoun (b 1604, d 11.08.1693)
  ix. Mary (not Janet) Forbes
  m. (1630) Sir John Gordon, 1st Bart of Haddo (d 19.07.1644)
  B. James Forbes of Knaperna
  m. Janet Chein
C. Walter Forbes of Aucredy
  D. Patrick Forbes in Aberdeen
  E. daughter
  m. William Forbes
  F. Margaret Forbes possibly of this generation
  m. Alexander Bannerman of Elsick
2. John Forbes of Bandly
  m. Elizabeth Keith (dau of William Keith of Tulloch)
3. Janet Forbes
  m1. William Forbes of Corsindae
  m2. William Forbes of Fodderbirse and Logy Fintray (b 02.03.1543-4, a 1578)
4. Isabel Forbes
  m1. Thomas Chein of Streichen
  m2. a tutor of Lovat
  Not recorded by BLG1850 but identified in Lesmoir records as a daughter of a Forbes of Tolquhoun and aunt of the Janet who married a Forbes of Tolquhoun was ...
5. Katharine Forbes --
  m. George Gordon, 3rd of Lesmoir (b c1516, d c1590) --

Main source(s): BLG1850 (Forbes of Tolquhoun) with input from BLG1952 (Forbes-Robertson of Chardwar)
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