Wednesday, March 1, 2017
A Sister Of John Barclay
From Prominent Families of New York....:
Colonel David Barclay, of Ury, born in 1610, was a son of David Barclay, laird of Mathers.
His wife was Catharine Gordon, daughter of Sir Robert Gordon, 1580- 1656, of Gordonstown, the second son of the titular Earl of Sutherland, Alexander Gordon. The eldest son of this union was Robert Barclay... . His brother John, who removed to America, married Cornelia Van Schaick and became the ancestor of the New York Barclays.
A sister of John Barclay married the son of Sir Evan Dhu Cameron, of Lochiel, and her daughters married the chiefs of such Scotch houses as Cameron of Dungallen, Campbell of Auchlyne, Macgregor of Bohawslie, Grant of Glenmoriston, McPherson of Cluny, and Cameron of Glendinning.