|Died||1856 Madeira, Portugal|
James Maitland Balfour was the son of James Balfour born 1785 Scotland and died 1845 Scotland and Lady Eleanor Maitland born 3 10 1790 Scotland and died 23 5 1869 Scotland. They married 19 01 1815 Scotland and had five children.
|1843||Married Lady Blanche Mary Harriet GASCOYNE-CECIL in Hatfield, Hertfordshire|
|1848||Birth of son Arthur BALFOUR 1st Earl of Balfour KG OM PC|
|1849||Birth of son Cecil C BALFOUR|
|1851||Birth of son Francis M BALFOUR|
|1853||Birth of son Gerald William BALFOUR 2nd Earl of Balfour MP PC|
|1854||Birth of son Eustace James Anthony BALFOUR|