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Rt. Hon. Montolieu OLIPHANT-MURRAY 10th Baron Elibank (1840-1927)

1. Rt. Hon. Montolieu Fox OLIPHANT-MURRAY 10th Baron Elibank, son of Lord Alexander Oliphant MURRAY (1804-1871) and Emily Maria MONTGOMERY ( - ), was born on 27 April 1840. He had the title '10th Baron Elibank (Scottish Peerage), 1st Viscount Elibank (U.K. Peerage)'. He was a Lord Lieutenant, Peebles 1896-1908. He died on 20 February 1927. He married Blanche Alice SCOTT.


He was created a viscount on 2rd July 1911.


Blanche Alice SCOTT and Montolieu Fox OLIPHANT-MURRAY had the following children:


Evelyn Izme MURRAY ( - )

Alexander William Charles Oliphant MURRAY (1870-1920). Alexander was born in 1870. He had the title 'Rt. Hon. Alexander William Charles Oliphant Murray, The Master of Elibank, later 1st Baron Murray of Elibank'. He was a Comptroller of HM's Household 1906-1909; Chief Liberal Whip 1909-1910; Under Secretary of State for India 1909-1910; Patronage Secretary to the Treasury 1910-1912; Partner with Lord Cowdray in the firm of S. Pearson and Son. Ltd. He died in 1920.

Gideon MURRAY (1877-1951). Gideon was born in 1877. He was a Politician. He had the title '11th Baron Elibank, 2nd Viscount Elibank'. He married Ermine Mary Katherine MADDOCKS on 23 January 1908. He died in 1951.

Arthur Cecil MURRAY (1879-1962). Arthur was born in 1879. He had the title '12th Baron Elibank, 3rd Viscount Elibank'. He died in 1962.

Second Generation

2. Lord Alexander Oliphant MURRAY, son of Lord Alexander MURRAY and Janet OLIPHANT, was born on 23 April 1804. He had the title '9th Baron Elibank'. He died on 31 May 1871. He married Emily Maria MONTGOMERY.


3. Emily Maria MONTGOMERY has few details recorded about her. She and Alexander Oliphant MURRAY had the following children:


Florence Emily MURRAY ( -1902). Florence died on 24 December 1902.


Montolieu Fox OLIPHANT-MURRAY (1840-1927)

Third Generation

4. Lord Alexander MURRAY, son of Lord Alexander MURRAY and Mary Clara MONTOLIEU, was born on 26 February 1780. He was a Soldier. He had the title 'Master of Elibank, 8th Baron Elibank'. He married Janet OLIPHANT on 8 March 1803 in Edinburgh. He died on 9 April 1830 in Brussells.


He was an ensign in the Coldstream Guards in 1797 and promoted to Lieutenant in 1799.


5. Janet OLIPHANT, daughter of John OLIPHANT, was born in 1781 in Bachilton, Perthshire. She died on 9 June 1836.


... of Bachilton.


Alexander MURRAY and Janet OLIPHANT had the following children:



Alexander Oliphant MURRAY (1804-1871)

Janet Oliphant MURRAY (1805-1871). Janet was born on 15 May 1805. She married John STEUART on 5 April 1829. She died on 9 August 1871.

John Oliphant MURRAY (1808-1865). John was born on 3 July 1808. He was a Courtier. He died on 11 December 1865 in Dresden.

Charlotte MURRAY (1809-1883). Charlotte was born on 20 September 1809. She married William Henry OLIPHANT on 9 October 1849. She died on 5 November 1883.

Thomas Montolieu MURRAY (1811-1852). Thomas was born on 6 April 1811. He died on 27 December 1852 in Bingara, New South Wales.

Janet Ferguson MURRAY (1816-1904). Janet was born on 2 February 1816. She married John Money CARTER on 5 February 1839. She died on 24 December 1904.

George MURRAY (1818-1833). George was born on 18 March 1818. He died on 3 June 1833.

Patrick Oliphant MURRAY (1819-1877). Patrick was born on 3 November 1819. He was a Soldier. He married Harriet Philips COLLOM on 28 October 1852 in Marham Church, Conrwall. He died on 22 February 1877.

Henry Augustus MURRAY (1822-1824). Henry was born on 3 September 1822. He died on 20 December 1824.

Marianne Oliphant MURRAY (1823- ). Marianne was born on 20 December 1823 in Ballencrief House. She married Peter Hay PATERSON on 11 April 1848.