Name: James Douglas
Suffix: of Pumpherston & Adeston
Change Date: 26 JAN 2009
Clues re later Douglases of Pumpherston:
a) William Douglas of Pompherston had a dau Violette, who married Walter Riddell of Hartride, son of Andrew Riddell of Riddell and Haining (b c1550, d 1632).
b) Jean Douglas of Pumpherston married Robt Dalgleish, Advocate General to the General Assembly of 1638.
(neither of above references give any pedigree for Douglas).
Try ?Pumpherston, The Story of a Shale Oil Village? by Sybil Cavanagh?
Descended from Friskinus de Duglas, son of Andrew, son of Archibald de Douglas and Margaret Crawford.
- Margaret Douglas b: in Pumpherston, Midlothian, Scotland