Family Research – English, Scottish and Irish Genealogy

9/11/2010

IRISH PEERS connected with Scotland. (as in 1829)

1759.- Fife—JAMES DUFF, Earl of Fife, (Lord Fife,
1827,) Viscount Macduff, Baron Braco, K.T., G.C.G. and [C. S. I*1., Lord Lieutenant of Banffshire, a Lord of his Majesty’s Bedchamber, and a General in the Spanish army; (son of Alex, last Earl, by Mary, daughter of George Skene of Skene) succeeded his father 1811. Married Maria Carolina, daughter of the Countess of Dysart, who died 1805. Presumptive heir his brother, Lieut.-Gen. Hon.1 Alex. Duff, who married, in 1812, Anne, daughter of James Stein of Kilbagie, and has issue.—Duff’ House, Rothiemay, and Balvenie Castle, Banffshire ; Innes House,Elginshire; Mar Lodge, Delgaty Castle, and Skenr, Aberdenshire ; and Caraldston, fprforshire.]
Macdpnald — GODFREY BOSV1LLE MACDONALD, Lord Macdonald, (son of Alexander, first Lord, by Elizabeth Diana, daughter of Godfrey Bosville, Esq.) born i774; succeeded his brother Alexander 1824, a Majorgeneral,(married in 1805, Louisa Maria, daughter of Farley
:’jdsir, Esq.; issue, Alexander William Robert, married, 1823 Miss Bayard); two other sons; Louisa, Countess of hopetoun, and other four daughters. B.—[Armadale Castle, Isle of Skye) and Gunthiwaite^ Yorkshire.}

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