Name: William CARLYLE , Sir 1
ALIA: William de /Carliell/
Birth: ABT 1400 in Torthorwald Castle, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
son John Carlyle named heir to estates in Galloway Administration of Estate 10 Nov 1463 Kinmont, Middlebie, Luce, Kinhill, Locherwood 5
1413--First mention of Sir William is as a hostage for payment of the ransom of the Countess of Douglas.
1431--"he's one of the Scots who escorted the 11 year old Margaret daughter of James I of Scotland to her marriage to the 13 year old Louis the Dauphin of France (who became Louis XI much later, long after she had died neglected & childless).
1443--named as a benefactor of Dumfries, insc[r]ibed on a new church bell he'd paid for.
In every odd-numbered year between 1449 and 1459 he's named as one of the guarantors of the truce with the English.
Father: John CARLYLE , Sir b: ABT 1370 in Torthorwald Castle, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Elizabeth KIRKPATRICK b: ABT 1400 in Closeburn, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
- Margaret CARLYLE b: ABT 1418 in Torthorwald Castle, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
- Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999