See also

George FERGUSON (1748-1820)

1. George FERGUSON, son of James FERGUSON of Pitfour (1700-1777) and Anne MURRAY (1708-1793), was born in 1748. He had the title 'Fourth of Pitfour'. He died in 1820.


He was at one time Governor of Tobago in the West Indies. He was unmarried and had "illegitimate issue".


George FERGUSON had the following children:



George FERGUSON ( -1867)

Second Generation

2. Vice-Admiral George FERGUSON RN, son of George FERGUSON, was a Vice-Admiral in the Navy. He had the title '5th of Pitfour'. He died in 1867. He married Elizabeth Holcombe WOODHOUSE. He married Elizabeth Jane ROWLEY.


He was MP for Banffshire from 1833. He had one daughter with his first wife. All subsequent Fergusons of Pitfour are descended from him.


Elizabeth Jane ROWLEY was the daughter of CLOTWORTHY ( - ).