Possibly had a brother Charles, who was in the Forfar Militia in 1804.
• Branch: Ruthven.
• Proof Link: Daughter's death.
William married Mary Nicol on 2 Jun 1795 in Lunan, Angus. (Mary Nicol was born about 1770 in Scotland, probably and died about 1807 in Lunan, Angus.)
William next married Elizabeth Dempster on 17 Dec 1808 in Inverkeilor, Angus. (Elizabeth Dempster was born on 16 Feb 1778 in Inverkeilor, Angus.)