William Knox

M, #6759, (c 1586 - c 1650)
William Knox|b. c 1586\nd. c 1650|p6759.htm|John Knox|b. c 1557|p6767.htm|Margaret Dunlap||p6765.htm|William Knox of Silvyland|b. 1539|p6752.htm|Margaret Maxwell|b. c 1540\nd. 16 Nov 1622|p6753.htm|||||||

Relationship=6th great-grandfather of Dorothy Kollros.
Last Edited=13 Feb 2011


William Knox was born about 1586 in Glasgow, Lanark, Scotland. He was the son of John Knox and Margaret Dunlap.1 He married Lady Campbell. He died about 1650.

Settled in Ireland, and his descendants acquired large estates in Mayo. He m. a lady named Campbell, and by her left at his decease, 1650 (with three daus.), two sons.2 William Knox was also known as William Knox of Lifford.1
My Ancestors
Ancestors of Dorothy Kollros
Ancestors of Mary Emily Knox

Children of William Knox and Lady Campbell


  1. [S443] Sir Bernard Burke, A Genealogical and Heraldic History of the Landed Gentry of Ireland (London: Harrison & Sons, 1899), (http://books.google.com/books?id=wmNmAAAAMAAJ&lr=), pg 238. Hereinafter cited as BLGI1899.
  2. [S443] Sir Bernard Burke, BLGI1899, pg 239.