Sir Alexander MacDonald
b: BEF 1761
d: 12 SEP 1795
!SOURCE: Sir Robert Douglas of Glenbervie, Bart., THE PEERAGE OF
SCOTLAND, Vol. 2, Second Edition, John Philip Wood, Esq., Editor,
Edinburgh, 1813, pp. 14, 15.
XXI. Sir Alexander Macdonald of Macdonald, baronet, succeeded his
brother, 1766, being then an offier in the Coldstream regiment of
foot-guards, in which he had an ensign''s commission in May 1761. He
was created a peer of Ireland, by the title of Baron Macdonald of Slate,
by patent, dated 17th July 1766, to him and the heirs male of his body;
and died 12th September 1795. His Lordship married, 3d May 1768,
Elisabeth Diana, eldest daughter of Godfrey Bosville, of Gunthwaite, in
the county of York, by his wife, Diana, eldest daughter of Sir William
Wentworth of Bretton, in the same county, baronet; and by her, who died
18th October 1789, had issue.
  • BEF 1761 - Birth -
  • 12 SEP 1795 - Death -
  • Nobility Title - XXII of the Isle
Sir James MacDonald
BEF 1720 - 1723
Sir Alexander MacDonald
BEF 1761 - 12 SEP 1795
Family Group Sheet - Child
PARENT (M) Sir Alexander MacDonald
DeathNOV 1746 Berneray,,Scotland
Marriageto Anne Erskine
Marriage24 APR 1739to Lady Margaret Montgomery
FatherSir James MacDonald
MotherMary or_Janet MacLeod
PARENT (F) Lady Margaret Montgomery
Death30 APR 1799 Welbeck Street,London,,England
Marriage24 APR 1739to Sir Alexander MacDonald
MSir James MacDonald
DeathJUL 1766
MSir Alexander MacDonald
BirthBEF 1761
Death12 SEP 1795
Marriage3 MAY 1768to Elisabeth Diana Bosville
MThe_Right_Hon. Sir Archibald MacDonald
DeathAFT 1813
Marriage26 DEC 1777to Lady Louisa Leveson Gower
Family Group Sheet - Spouse
PARENT (M) Sir Alexander MacDonald
BirthBEF 1761
Death12 SEP 1795
Marriage3 MAY 1768to Elisabeth Diana Bosville
FatherSir Alexander MacDonald
MotherLady Margaret Montgomery
PARENT (F) Elisabeth Diana Bosville
Death18 OCT 1789
Marriage3 MAY 1768to Sir Alexander MacDonald
FatherGodfrey Bosville
MotherDiana Wentworth
FHonorable Diana MacDonald
Birth28 SEP 1769
DeathAFT 1813
Marriage5 MAR 1788to Right_Hon. Sir John Sinclair
MAlexander Wentworth II_Lord MacDonald
Birth9 DEC 1773
DeathAFT 1813
MHonorable Godfrey MacDonald
Birth14 OCT 1775
DeathAFT 1813
Marriageto Miss Louisa Maria Edsir
MHonorable Archibald MacDonald
Birth21 MAY 1777
DeathAFT 1813
Marriage29 OCT 1802to Jane Campbell
MHonorable James MacDonald
Birth29 JAN 1783
DeathAFT 1813
MHonorable Dudley Stewart MacDonald
Birth14 FEB 1786
DeathAFT 1813
Descendancy Chart
Sir Alexander MacDonald b: BEF 1761 d: 12 SEP 1795
Elisabeth Diana Bosville d: 18 OCT 1789
Honorable Diana MacDonald b: 28 SEP 1769 d: AFT 1813
Alexander Wentworth II_Lord MacDonald b: 9 DEC 1773 d: AFT 1813
Honorable Godfrey MacDonald b: 14 OCT 1775 d: AFT 1813
Honorable Archibald MacDonald b: 21 MAY 1777 d: AFT 1813
Archibald MacDonald b: 17 AUG 1803
Mary MacDonald b: 18 SEP 1806
Campbell MacDonald b: 16 JUN 1808
Elisabeth Diana MacDonald b: 25 OCT 1809
[a_son] MacDonald b: 27 JAN 1811
Honorable James MacDonald b: 29 JAN 1783 d: AFT 1813
Honorable Dudley Stewart MacDonald b: 14 FEB 1786 d: AFT 1813