'Heriot02'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Heriot of Burnturk, Heriot of Lathonis, Heriot of Ramornie
[21.05.20: The information below was previously within Heriot01. It was moved here to facilitate review of both pages.]

Walter Heriot of Lathonis & Ballingall (d c1481)
1. Walter Heriot of Burnturk, Lathonis & Ramornie (d 1515)
  m. Margaret Dischington (dau of Sir John Dischington of Ardross)
  A. Walter Heriot of Burnturk, Lathonis & Ramornie (d 1528)
m. Grizzel Leslie (dau of William Leslie, 3rd Earl of Rothes)
  i. Walter Heriot of Burnturk, Lathonis & Ramornie (b c1521, d 06.04.1589)
  m. Elizabeth Scott (d 01.10.1599)
  a. Walter Heriot, 4th of Ramornie (d 1615)
  m. (1577) Agnes Aytoun (d by 01.1607, dau of Robert Ayton of Inchdornie)
  (1) Walter Heriot, 5th of Ramornie (d c1637)
m. Christina Sandilands (sister of William Sandilands of St. Monance)
  (A) Walter Heriot (dvpsp 1634/9)
  m. Jean Law (dau of James Law, Archbishop of Glasgow)
  (B) George Heriot of Ramornie (d 1677)
  m(1). (1642) Jean Bruce (dau of James Bruce of Newbirnie)
  (i) Jean Heriot of Ramornie (bpt 08.03.1648, d 01.1687) --
  m. (17.12.1667) John Craig (d 05.1681) --
Their elder son inherited Ramornie and changed his name to Heriot.
  (ii)+ other daughters
  m2. (after 02.1666) Christian Balneaves (widow of Sir James Lindsay of that ilk) mentioned on 'Fife (P&H)' (vol 1, p220)
  (C) Agnes Heriot
  m. _ Johnstone
  (D) Margaret Heriot
  m. (c08.1634) Thomas Arnott of Chappel Kettle
  (E) Christina Heriot
  m. George Sibbald (of Rankeilor family)
  (F) Isobel Heriot
  m. James Inglis
  (G)+ other issue - William (d 1651), Elizabeth (d 1651)
  (2) Patrick Heriot
  m. (1612) Agnes Young
  (3) Isobel Heriot
  m. (1607) Andro Ferny in Rockleylis
  (4) Elizabeth Heriot
m. William Inglis of Cockairnie
  partner unknown
  (5) Walter Heriot
  partner unknown
  b. Walter Heriot
  ii. Margaret Heriot
  m. Thomas Martin of Lathonis
  B. Henry Heriot
  C. Patrick Heriot ancestor of Heriots of Lalathen
  m. Elizabeth Doddington
  i. Walter Heriot
  D. Jonet Heriot
  m. (1520) John Leuthrisk of Orky
2.+ other issue - Thomas (a 1492), Archibald (a 1504)

Main source(s): 'The Heriots of Ramornie (from XVth to XVIIIth centuries)' by R.C. Reid of Mouswald with a section entitled "Notes and Reminiscences from 1800 on" by Sir William Maitland-Heriot; printed for private circulation in 1931 by the Courier Press, Dumfries
Back to top of page