"I have just found these probate records listed as Durham
DPRI/3/1704/B202 8 November 1704 will bond, penal sum £60; George DOUGLASS, merchant, chapman, of Rothbury
PRI/3/1707/B113/1-2 22 August 1707 administration bond, penal sum £400;…"
"John had two brothers named Harry and William Ogilvy, and two sisters Dorothy and Virginia.
I have been to Rothbury, and the nearby village of Thropton, and I have seen Susannah's grave in the little cemetery there.
Thanks for that though!"
"And now this:
George Frater married Susannah DOUGLAS on 22 Jun 1818 in North Leith, Edinburgh, Scotland. Susannah was born on 15 Mar 1799 in England. She died on 19 Aug 1874 in Wheeling, Belmont, Ohio, United States. She was buried on 23 Aug 1874 in…"
"I have a note of a John DOUGLAS, of Rothbury who on 9 August 1707 registered a will.
And also more recently:
• Henry Turnbull DOUGLAS (married ?) G Ellen THOMPSON 28 SEP 1922 Rothbury
• John Wintrup married Anne Douglass in 1834, at…"
The more information you can give about the people you mention, the more chance there is of someone else connecting with your family.
Dates and places of births, deaths and marriages all help to place families.
Professions also help.
'My great-grandmother mother was a Douglas from Montrose' does not give many clues to follow up! But a bit of flesh on the bones makes further research possible. But if we are told who she married, what his profession was and where the children were baptised, then we can get to work.
Maybe it is time to update the information in your profile?