Birth: 1742 - Circa

Place or Registered Place of Birth: Abercairny, Perth, Scotland

Baptism: Not Known

Place of Baptism: Not Known

Death: 28 February 1793

Place or Registered Place of Death: Torrie, Fife, Scotland

Father: James Moray (1705-1777)

Mother: Christian Montgomery (1711-1748)

Spouse(s): William Erskine

Date of Marriage: 29 May 1767

Place or Registered Place of Marriage: Scotland


Frances Irskine (1769-)
Sir William Erskine, 2nd Bart. (1770-1813)
Christian Erskine (1771-)
James Irskine (1772-1825)
Sir John Drummond Erskine, 4th Bart. (1776-1836)
Henrietta Erskine (1780-)
Elizabeth Erskine (1782-)
Magdalene Erskine (1787-)


Frances Moray was the daughter of James Moray of Abercairny. She married, firstly, George Drummond of Blair Drummond before 1767. She married, secondly, General Sir William Erskine of Torry, 1st Bt., son of Colonel William Erskine and Henrietta Baillie, on 29 May 1767.

James Moray, the son of William Moray (-1735), 12th of Abercairny and Elizabeth Graeme, was born at Abercairny, Perth in Scotland on 18 December 1705 - and died there on 13 June 1777.

Christian Montgomery, the daughter of Alexander Montgomery (1660-1728), 9th Earl of Eglington and Anna Gordon (1675-1708), was born about 1711 in Pershire, Scotland and died at Abercairny in Perthshire on 19 July 1748.

James Moray and Christian Montgomery were married about February 1737 in Perthshire, Scotland.

The Historical Register - March 1737
Mr. Murray of Abercairny in Scotland, to the Lady Christian Montgomery, sister to the Earl of Eglington.

The Scots Magazine, Volume 39 - June 1777
13. At Abercairny, Perthshire, in an advanced age, James Moray, Esq., of Abercairny.

The children of James Moray and Christian Montgomery were

James Moray (1738-)
Alexander Moray (1739-)
Charles Moray (1741-)
Frances Moray (1742-1793)
Susanna Moray (-)
Elizabeth Moray (-)
Margaret Moray (-)

Lady Frances Moray (Murray)