The Borthwick Family Lineage


The 24th Lord Borthwick and Chief of the Name and Arms of Borthwick, 18th of Crookston, John Hugh Borthwick of that Ilk, DL Midlothian 2001 (The Rt Hon The Lord Borthwick, DL, Crookston, Heriot, Midlothian EH38 5YS), born at Edinburgh 14 November 1940 (twin), succeeded his father 1996, educated at Gordonstoun, and Edinburgh School of Agriculture (SDA, NDA), married at Crieff 9 February 1974 Adelaide Birkmyre (born at Glasgow 10 January 1945), only daughter of Archy Birkmyre, of Overdale, Crieff, Perthshire (see BIRKMYRE, Bt), and has issue,

1a Georgina BORTHWICK, born at Edinburgh 18 December 1975, educated at St Leonards and Newcastle University, married at Borthwick 6 December 2003 Malcolm Alexander Leslie (born at Edinburgh 13 June 1973), only son of William Leslie, of Ord Cottage, Muir of Ord, Ross-shire and his second wife Elizabeth Jennis Bowden-Smith, and has issue,

1b Alfred Ralph Borthwick LESLIE, born at Melrose 3 January 2010.

2a Alexandra BORTHWICK, born at Edinburgh 25 August 1977, educated at St Leonards and Bristol University, married at Crichton 17 September 2005 Peter John Henry (born at Dundee 5 March 1973), only son of Donald Ian Henry and his wife Christine Ann Clark Christie, and has issue,

1b Florence Adelaide HENRY, born at Dubai 29 December 2007.

2b Arthur Charles Borthwick HENRY, born at Dubai 14 September 2009.

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