Gordon of Embo
The following data is extracted from Gordon Family Records.
C152 ADAM (SEE A117 ) : dean of Caithness; d. 1529. (1) William: chancellor of Dunkeld. (2) George, of Beldorine ; ancestor of the Gordons of Wardhouse. (See 6230. ) (3) John C153. (4) Elizabeth: m. (1st) Ogilvie of Findlater ; (2nd) John, son of 4th Earl of Huntly.
C153 JOHN, of Drummoy : d. 1598. John, of Golspitour : - afterwards (before 1588) of Embo, co. Sutherland; d. 1628 ; had issue, four sons and four daus. ; his eldest son C154.
C154 SIR JOHN: 1st Baronet of Embo ; created a baronet of Nova Scotia, 1631; d. 1649 ; s. by only surviving son,
C155 SIR ROBERT: 2nd Baronet; d. 1697 ; s. by eldest son,
C156 SIR JOHN: 3rd Baronet; d. 1701; s. by eldest son,
C157 SIR JOHN: 4th Baronet; d. 1760.
C158 SIR JOHN: 5th Baronet; d. 1779.
C159 SIR JAMES: 6th Baronet; col. in service of the States of Holland; at his decease, unm., in 1786, the title devolved upon his brother C160.
C160 SIR WILLIAM: 7th Baronet, 1735-1804. (1) William: Major 41st Regt. ; d. unm. 1794. (2) Paulus: d. unm. 1791. (3) Robert Crosby: d. v. p. (4) Sir John: 8th Baronet-C161. (5) Walter: midshipman; d. 1794, v. p. (6) Sir Orford: 9th Baronet-C162. (7) Judith Margaret: d. 1839. (8) Charlotte: d. 1846 ; left issue. (9) Sarah: d. unm. 1769. (10) Emelia : d. 1827. (11) Christiana: d. unm. (12) Irving: d. unm.
C161 SIR, JOHN: 8th Baronet; b. 1776 ; d. unm. 1804 ; s. by his brother C 162.
C162 SIR ORFORD: 9th Baronet; Capt. 78th Highlanders; d. 1857.
(1) Sir William Home: 10th Baronet-C163.
(2) Julia Charlotte Mackenzie: d. 1857. Issue.
(3) Louisa Charlotte Melville: d. unm. 1882.
(4) .Frances Amelia: twin with her sister; d. s. p. 1896.
C163 SIR WILLIAM HOME: 10th Baronet; M. A. Trin. Coll., Cambridge, 18181876 ;
C164 SIR HOME SETON : 11th Baronet; b. 1845 ; m. 1870, Mabel Montagu (dau. of late Montagu David Scott, and grand-dau. of Sir David Scott, 2nd bart of Dunninald) ; d. 1906.
0165 SIR HOME SETON CHARLES MONTAGU: 12th and present Baronet, of Embo, co. Sutherland; b. 1871; educated at Eton; s. his father 1906.
Source: Gordon Family Records