re: Robert Molesworth, 1st Visc. m. Letitia Coote, (3rd dau of Lord Colooney) and had a 3rd son, Capt. William Molesworth, M.P. for Philipstown, and a commissioner of trade and plantations, who m. 1726 Anne Adair, eld. dau of Robert Adair, of Clonbroney co Longford, and of Dublin and Hollybrook, co. Wicklow, Ireland. Robert Adair was my ancestor.
I am seeking any information on William Molesworth who m. May 1739 to the widow of Capt. Dalrymple (she was niece of Dalrymple, Earl of Stair).
“The Scots magazine”, volume 1.By James Boswell. For the Year 1739.p.235 MARRIAGES. William Molesworth Esq;- to Mrs Dalrymple, widow of Capt. Dalrymple, and niece of the Earl of Stair”.