Fraser of Inverallochy

The first of the Scottish family of Fraser appeared in the Borders during the 12th century. Their history can be accessed in a separate file which continues their story to the point where the ancestry of the Frasers of Philorth and the Frasers of Lovat divides.

The Chief of Clan Fraser, Lady Saltoun, has kindly sent us the amendments and suggestions added here, to distinguish them from the text of our earlier upload, in this purple colour.


Simon Fraser, 6th Lord Fraser of Lovat, Sheriff of Inverness, b ca 1581, m 1596 as his 2nd wife Jean (d 1622) dtr of James Stewart, 1st Lord Doune, by Margaret dtr of Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll, and by her had issue a third son:

Simon Fraser of Inverallochy, Knight, b ca 1598, m Jean (who in 1621 m 2nd Sir Thomas Burnet of Leys, 1st Bt) dtr of Sir John Moncreiffe of that Ilk, and d 1620 having had issue:
..A1 Simon Fraser, 2nd of Inverallochy m Marjory (who m 2nd Charles Fraser, 4th Lord Fraser), dtr of James Erskine, 7th Earl of Buchan, by Marjory dtr of William Ramsay, 1st Earl of Dalhousie, and had issue:
....B1 Simon Fraser, 3rd of Inverallochy who left issue:
......C1 Alexander Fraser, 4th of Inverallochy, m Elizabeth (d 1744) dtr of Alexander Erskine, 3rd Earl of Kellie, and dsp 1698
......C2 William Fraser, 5th of Inverallochy, succeeded his brother and dsp
......C3 Charles Fraser, 6th of Inverallochy, created 1723 Lord Fraser of Muchall by the titular James III, m Anne (b ca 1704, d 24 Aug 1753) dtr of John Udny of that Ilk by Martha dtr of George Gordon, 1st Earl of Aberdeen, and left issue:
........D1 Charles Fraser, yr of Inverallochy, k Culloden 1746
........D2 William Fraser, 7th of Inverallochy, dsp 1789
........d1. Martha Fraser, 8th of Inverallochy m Colin Mackenzie of Kilcoy and d 1803 having had issue:
..........E3 Alexander Mackenzie-Fraser, 9th of Inverallochy mas his 1st wife 1786 Helen (d 25 Apr 1808) dtr of Major William Mackenzie, grandson of Kenneth Mackenzie, 4th Earl of Seaforth, succeeded his aunt Elizabeth in Castle Fraser 1814, m as his 2nd wife 21 Sep 1843 Georgina Augustus (d 23 Jun 1851) dtr of Rt Honble Sir Charles Bagot, GCB, Governor of Canada, and had issue by his 1st wife:
............F1 Charles Mackenzie-Fraser, 10th of Inverallochy and 6th of Castle Fraser, b 9 Jun 1792, m 25 Apr 1817 Jane dtr of Sir John Hay of Hayston, Bt, by Mary Elizabeth dtr of James Forbes, 16th Lord Forbes, and d 7 Mar 1871 having had issue:
..............G1 Frederick Mackenzie-Fraser, 11th of Inverallochy
..............g1. Eleanor Jane Mackenzie-Fraser
........d2. Elizabeth Fraser, Lady of Castle Fraser (previously the barony of Muchall), bequeathed her estates to her nephew and d unm 1814.


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Frasers of Philorth
Frasers of Saltoun (in preparation)
Frasers of Lovat
Frasers of Muchalls
Frasers of Strichen
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