'Lauder03'Index links to: Lead / Letter
Families covered: Lauder of Fountainhall, Dick-Lauder of Grange, Lauder 'of that ilk' of Lauder

                               
Alan de Lawedre or Lauder 'of that ilk' of Lauder Tower (a 10.1464, Bailie of Edinburgh)
This generation and the next are omitted by Young. Uncertain on the order of the sons.
1. Oliver Lauder 'of that ilk' (d before 05.1489)
  m. Margaret Hunter (d after 06.1498)
A. Mariotta Lauder
2. Robert Lauder 'of that ilk' (d after 12.01.1526)
  m1. Marion Hoppringle (d by 1516)
  A. Robert Lauder 'of that ilk' (d by 07.1567)
  The Robert who married (Mariott or) Alison Cranstoun is shown by Young as son of Sir Robert and Isabel Hay.
  m. Alison Cranstoun (a 03.1567, dau of John Cranstoun of that ilk)
  i. Richard Lauder (dvp 06.1567)
  m1. Eupheme Macdougal (dau of Thomas Macdougal (Macdowall) of Makerstoun) named Mary by Young
  a. Robert Lauder 'of that ilk' (d 10.05.1598)
  m. Margaret Borthwick (dau of William Borthwick of Soutra & Johnstounburn)
  Other than to report that Robert & Margaret had 7 children, GLF ends here. Young adds 2 more generations as follows:
  (1) Robert Lauder 'of that ilk' (07.1624)
  (A) Isabel Lauder (d 1683)
  m. Alexander Home
b. William Lauder in Cauldshiells (d before 09.07.1601)
  m(1). Elizabeth (or Jean) Bellenden (dau of _ Bellenden or Ballanden of Lasswade, cadet of Brughton)
  (1) Robert or James Lauder (dsp 10.05.1598)
  (2) William Lauder (d 10.05.1598, Baillie of Lauder)
  m. Christian Borthwick
  (A) Agnes Lauder
  m1. (22.08.1618) William Calderwood (d before 1643)
  m2. Walter Scott of Wall, later of Lochquarret
  (B) Jean Lauder
  (3) Andrew Lauder in Melville Mill, Lasswade (bur 12.06.1658) - continued below
  m1. Janet Ramsay (d 04.1617, dau of David Ramsay of Polton & Hillhead)
  m2. (28.07.1618) Isabel Borthwick (dau of William Borthwick of Soutra & Johnstonbourn)
  m3. (28.11.1641, sp) Margaret Cockburn (bur 29.07.1669, widow of Rev. Thomas Bannatyne in Douglas)
c. James Lauder
  m2. (mcrt 21.06.1565) Margaret Cairncross (a 04.1597, dau of William Cairncross of Colmislie, sister of Nicol)
  ii. Alison Lauder (d 09.04.1547)
  m. (before 07.1532) George Wedderhede of Lauder
  iii. Elizabeth Lauder
  m. (before 14.05.1569) Nicol Cairncross of Calfhill, etc. (d after 05.1608)
  B. William Lauder (Baillie of Lauder)
  i. William Lauder
  m2. Christine Hamilton (probably of the Innerwick family)
  m3. (div) Jonet Logan
3. George Lauder of Lauder (a 1504)
  m. (after 17.03.1493) Margaret Swinton (dau of Sir John Swinton of that ilk)
4.+ other issue - William, Andrew

 

 

Andrew Lauder in Melville Mill, Lasswade (bur 12.06.1658) - continued above
BP1934 reports that Andrew, a merchant in Edinburgh, was son of a Robert Lauder "believed to descend from Lauder of that ilk" by _ Inglis "of the family who afterwards owned Cramond". We follow GLF & Young who show Andrew as nephew but not son of a Robert.
m1. Janet Ramsay (d 04.1617, dau of David Ramsay of Polton & Hillhead by Janet Nesbit)
1. Sir John Lauder, 1st Bart of Fountainhall (bpt 17.08.1595, bur 07.04.1692, Treasurer of Edinburgh)
  GLF reports that Sir John had a total of 26 children. BP1934 suggests a mere 22 as set out below.
  m1. (20.11.1639) Margaret or Marion Spear or Speirs (d 1643)
A. Margaret Lauder probably of this generation, presumably the daughter of this marriage
  m. (1657) Colin Campbell, 2nd of Blythswood
  B.+ 2 sons (d young)
  m2. (17.07.1645) Isabel Ellis (dau of Alexander Ellis of Mortonhall by Margaret, dau of Nicholas Udwart)
  D. Sir John Lauder, 2nd Bart of Fountainhall (b 02.08.1646, d 20.09.1722, Lord of Session as 'Lord Fountainhall')
  m1. Janet Ramsay (bpt 26.09.1652, dvp 27.02.1686, dau of Sir Andrew Ramsay of Abbotshall, Lord Provost of Edinburgh, Senator)
i. Sir John Lauder, 3rd Bart of Fountainhall (bpt 05.12.1669, d 02.1728)
  m. (10.08.1696) Margaret Seton (dau of Sir Alexander Seton, 1st Bart of Pitmedden)
  a. Sir Alexander Lauder, 4th Bart of Fountainhall (b 06.11.1698, d unm 17.05.1730)
  b. Sir Andrew Lauder, 5th Bart of Fountainhall (bpt 08.05.1702, d 06.03.1769)
  m. Isabel Dick (d 07.11.1758, dau of William Dick of Grange by Anne Seton)
  (1) Sir Robert Dick-Lauder of Fountainhall and Grange, 7th Bart (b 13.08.1784, d 29.05.1848) had issue
  m. (08.02.1808) Charles Anne Cumin (d 22.11.1864, dau of Sir George Cumin of Relugas by Susanna Judith, dau of Col. Craigie-Halkett of Hall Hill)
  (2)+ other issue (dvpsp) - William (d 04.1.1763), son
c. Janet Lauder possibly of this generation
  m. Charles Congalton of Congalton
  ii. Helen Lauder (d 22.10.1742) apparently of this marriage
  m1. (11.01.1712) George Ogilvy, 4th Lord Banff (bpt 04.08.1670, d before 12.01.1718)
  m2. (27.06.1721) Alexander Gordon of Glengarrack
  m3. James Hay in Banff
  iii.+ other issue
  m2. (26.03.1687) Marion Anderson (dau of Rev. John Anderson of Balram)
iv.+ other issue
  Probably of this generation but not known by which wife was ...
  v. Isabel Lauder
  m. Thomas Scott of Malleny
  E.+ 13 sons and 2 daughters
  m3. (15.02.1670) Margaret Ramsay (dau of George Ramsay of Idington)
  T. Elizabeth Lauder
  m. John Cunningham of Woodhall
  U.+ other issue (dsp) - George, Archibald
2.+ other issue - Robert (bpt 02.06.1601, d young?), Besie, Jean
m2. (28.07.1618) Isabel Borthwick (dau of William Borthwick of Soutra & Johnstonbourn by Barbara, dau of James Lawson of Humbie)
5. Andrew Lauder in Melville Mill, Lasswade (d before 20.02.1693, burgess of Edinburgh)
m3. (28.11.1641, sp) Margaret Cockburn (bur 29.07.1669, widow of Rev. Thomas Bannatyne in Douglas)

Main source(s):
(1) For upper section : information provided by Gregory Lauder-Frost, partly supported by 'Notes on Historical References to the Scottish Family of Lauder' by James Young, both of which are more fully identified on Lauder01
(2) For lower section (originally uploaded 11.05.06 within Lauder01): BP1934 (Dick-Lauder), TCB (vol IV, Lauder after Lauder-Dick then Dick-Lauder)
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