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William (of Ancram & Woodheld) Kerr

Male - 1590


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  William (of Ancram & Woodheld) Kerr (son of Robert (of Ancram & Woodheld) Kerr and Isobel Home); died 20 Dec 1590, Assassinated In Edinburgh.

    William married Margaret (of Fingask) Dundas. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Robert (1st Earl of Ancram) Kerr died Dec 1654.
    2. William (of Overtoun Oxnam) Kerr died Yes, date unknown.
    3. Thomas (Sir) (of Redden) Kerr died Yes, date unknown.
    4. Andrew Kerr died Yes, date unknown.
    5. George Kerr died Yes, date unknown.
    6. Isabel Kerr died Yes, date unknown.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Robert (of Ancram & Woodheld) Kerr (son of Sir Andrew (of Fernihirst) Kerr and Janet Home); died Yes, date unknown.

    Robert married Isobel Home. Isobel (daughter of David (of Wedderburn) Home and Alison (of Angus) Douglas) died Yes, date unknown. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Isobel Home (daughter of David (of Wedderburn) Home and Alison (of Angus) Douglas); died Yes, date unknown.
    Children:
    1. 1. William (of Ancram & Woodheld) Kerr died 20 Dec 1590, Assassinated In Edinburgh.
    2. Isobel Ker was born Bef 1566; died Yes, date unknown.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Sir Andrew (of Fernihirst) Kerr (son of Thomas (of Smallholn & Ferniehirst) Kerr and Margaret Ker); died Aft 4 Oct 1545.

    Andrew married Janet Home Bef 6 Nov 1501. Janet (daughter of Sir Patrick (of Polwarth) Home) died Yes, date unknown. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Janet Home (daughter of Sir Patrick (of Polwarth) Home); died Yes, date unknown.
    Children:
    1. Thomas Kerr died Yes, date unknown.
    2. Sir John (of Fernihirst) Kerr died 1562.
    3. 2. Robert (of Ancram & Woodheld) Kerr died Yes, date unknown.

  3. 6.  David (of Wedderburn) Home (son of David (Sir) (5th of Wedderburn) Home and Isobel Hoppringil); died 1524.

    David married Alison (of Angus) Douglas. Alison (daughter of George (Master of Angus) Douglas and Elizabeth Drummond) died Yes, date unknown. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Alison (of Angus) Douglas (daughter of George (Master of Angus) Douglas and Elizabeth Drummond); died Yes, date unknown.
    Children:
    1. George (of Wedderburn) Home died 1547, Battle Of Pinkie.
    2. David (Sir) (of Wedderburn) Home died Bef 1574.
    3. 3. Isobel Home died Yes, date unknown.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Thomas (of Smallholn & Ferniehirst) Kerr (son of Andrew (of Cessford & Auldtounburn) Kerr and Daughter (of Cavers) Douglas); died Bef 24 Jun 1484.

    Thomas married Margaret Ker. Margaret (daughter of Thomas (Sir) (of Ferniehirst) Ker) died Yes, date unknown. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Margaret Ker (daughter of Thomas (Sir) (of Ferniehirst) Ker); died Yes, date unknown.
    Children:
    1. 4. Sir Andrew (of Fernihirst) Kerr died Aft 4 Oct 1545.
    2. Ralph (of Primside) Kerr died Bef 29 Nov 1525.
    3. Thomas Kerr died Yes, date unknown.
    4. George Kerr died Yes, date unknown.
    5. William Kerr died Yes, date unknown.

  3. 10.  Sir Patrick (of Polwarth) Home (son of Some Generations A Home); died Nov 1503.
    Children:
    1. 5. Janet Home died Yes, date unknown.
    2. Some Generations B (of Polwarth) Home died Yes, date unknown.

  4. 12.  David (Sir) (5th of Wedderburn) Home (son of George (of Wedderburn) Home and Mariota Sinclair); died 9 Sep 1513, Battle Of Flodden.

    David married Isobel Hoppringil. Isobel died Yes, date unknown. [Group Sheet]


  5. 13.  Isobel Hoppringil died Yes, date unknown.
    Children:
    1. George Home died 9 Sep 1513, Battle Of Flodden.
    2. 6. David (of Wedderburn) Home died 1524.
    3. John (of Easter Blackadder) Home died Yes, date unknown.
    4. Robert Home died Yes, date unknown.
    5. Andrew Home died Yes, date unknown.
    6. Bartholomew (of Simprym) Home died Yes, date unknown.
    7. Patrick (of Broomhouse) Home died Yes, date unknown.
    8. Julian (of Wedderburn) Home died Yes, date unknown.
    9. Isobel (Wedderburn) Home died Yes, date unknown.
    10. Alexander (of Manderston) Home died Abt 1593.

  6. 14.  George (Master of Angus) Douglas was born Abt 1469 (son of Archibald (5th Earl of Angus) Douglas and Elizabeth Boyd); died 9 Sep 1513, Killed In Battle Of Flodden.

    George married Elizabeth Drummond 1488. Elizabeth (daughter of John 1st Lord Drummond and Elizabeth (of Crawford) Lindsay) died Yes, date unknown. [Group Sheet]


  7. 15.  Elizabeth Drummond (daughter of John 1st Lord Drummond and Elizabeth (of Crawford) Lindsay); died Yes, date unknown.
    Children:
    1. Archibald (6th Earl of Angus) Douglas was born 1489, Of Douglas, Lanarkshire, Scotland; died Bef 22 Jan 1557, Tantallon Castle, East Lothian, Scotland; was buried , Abernethy, Perthshire, Scotland.
    2. 7. Alison (of Angus) Douglas died Yes, date unknown.
    3. Janet (of Angus) Douglas died 17 Jul 1537, By Fire Publicly On Castle Hill Of Edinburgh.
    4. Margaret (of Angus) Douglas died Yes, date unknown.
    5. Elizabeth (of Angus) Douglas died Yes, date unknown.
    6. Isabel (of Angus) Douglas died Yes, date unknown.
    7. Sir George (of Pittendreich) Douglas died Aug 1552.
    8. William (Prior of Coldingham) Douglas was born Abt 1495; died 1528; was buried , Preston, In Merse.