William Keith, 3rd Earl Marischal1

M, #108331, b. 1506, d. 7 October 1581
Last Edited=3 Feb 2013
Consanguinity Index=2.17%
     William Keith, 3rd Earl Marischal was born in 1506.2 He was the son of Robert Keith, Master of Marischal and Lady Elizabeth Douglas.3 He married Margaret Keith, daughter of Alexander Keith and Janet Gray, before June 1538.4,3 He died on 7 October 1581.5
     He succeeded to the title of 3rd Lord Keith [S., 1451] circa 1527.3 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl Marischal [S., 1458] circa 1527.3 He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) [Scotland].3 He held the office of Extraordinary Lord of Session in 1541.3 He fought in the Battle of Pinkie on 10 September 1547.3 He held the office of Extraordinary Lord of Session in 1561.3 He held the office of Extraordinary Lord of Session in 1573.3

Child of William Keith, 3rd Earl Marischal

Children of William Keith, 3rd Earl Marischal and Margaret Keith

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 242. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S5623] Unknown compiler, compiler, "re: Mackenzie Family"; Ancestral File (18 September 2011), unknown repository, unknown repository address. Hereinafter cited as "re: Mackenzie Family."
  3. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2195. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume IX, page 183. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VIII, page 479.
  6. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 99. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  7. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 159.
  8. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 117.

Albrecht III von Hohenlohe-Neuenstein1

M, #108332, d. 19 August 1551
Last Edited=7 Jun 2004
Consanguinity Index=0.01%
     Albrecht III von Hohenlohe-Neuenstein was the son of Kraft VI Graf von Hohenlohe-Waldenburg-Neuenstein and Helena von Württemberg.1 He married Wandelbre von Zollern, daughter of Eitel Friedrich II Graf von Zollern, on 15 March 1507 at Rottenburg, Germany.1 He died on 19 August 1551.1
     He was a member of the House of Hohenlohe.1 He held the office of Canon of Strassburg between 1488 and 1490.1 He held the office of Canon of Würzburg between 1495 and 1503.1 He held the office of Canon of Trier between 1495 and 1504. He held the office of Canon of Mainz between 1495 and 1504.1

Citations

  1. [S13] Detlev Schwennicke, editor, Europäische Stammtafeln: Stammtafeln zur Geschicht der Europäischen Staaten, Neue Folge: Band XVII (Frankfurt am Main, Germany: Vittorio Klostermann, 1998), tafel 4. Hereinafter cited as Europäische Stammtafeln: Band XVII.

John Erskine, 5th Lord Erskine1

M, #108333, d. between July 1555 and November 1555
Last Edited=31 Dec 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.08%
     John Erskine, 5th Lord Erskine was the son of Robert Erskine, 4th Lord Erskine and Isabel Campbell.2,3 He married Lady Margaret Campbell, daughter of Archibald Campbell, 2nd Earl of Argyll and Lady Elizabeth Stuart.4 He died between July 1555 and November 1555.5
     He was invested as a Knight before 1510.5 He succeeded to the title of 17th Earl of Mar [S., c. 1115] on 9 September 1513, de jure.6 He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Erskine [S., 1438] on 9 September 1513.1 He was Governor to the young King James V.5 He was Envoy to France in 1515.5 He held the office of Keeper of Edinburgh Castle.5 He held the office of Constable of Stirling Castle before 1525.5

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 242. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2603. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume V, page 105. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S8] BP1999 volume 1, page 104. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S8]
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VIII, page 418.
  7. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VII, page 100.

Robert Stewart, 1st Earl of Orkney1

M, #108334, b. 1533, d. 4 February 1592/93
Last Edited=5 Oct 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.0%
     Robert Stewart, 1st Earl of Orkney was born illegitimately in 1533.1 He was the son of James V Stewart, King of Scotland and Euphemia Elphinstone.1 He married Lady Janet Kennedy, daughter of Gilbert Kennedy, 3rd Earl of Cassillis and Margaret Kennedy, on 14 December 1561 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. He died on 4 February 1592/93.
     He gained the title of 1st Earl of Orkney.1 He held the office of Prior of Holyrood.1 He held the office of Commendator of Holyrood.2

Child of Robert Stewart, 1st Earl of Orkney

Children of Robert Stewart, 1st Earl of Orkney and Lady Janet Kennedy

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 242. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 23. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  3. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  4. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 59. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  5. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  6. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VIII, psge 2.

Lady Janet Kennedy1

F, #108335, d. 1598
Last Edited=5 Oct 2013
     Lady Janet Kennedy was the daughter of Gilbert Kennedy, 3rd Earl of Cassillis and Margaret Kennedy.1 She married Robert Stewart, 1st Earl of Orkney, son of James V Stewart, King of Scotland and Euphemia Elphinstone, on 14 December 1561 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. She died in 1598.1
     She was also known as Jean Kennedy. From 14 December 1561, her married name became Stewart.

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 242. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 59. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VIII, psge 2.


Gilbert Kennedy, 3rd Earl of Cassillis1

M, #108336, b. 1515, d. 28 November 1558
Last Edited=23 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=1.8%
     Gilbert Kennedy, 3rd Earl of Cassillis was born in 1515.2 He was the son of Gilbert Kennedy, 2nd Earl of Cassillis and Lady Isabel Campbell.2 He married Margaret Kennedy, daughter of Alexander Kennedy, in 1540.3 He died on 28 November 1558 at Dieppe, France, from suspected poisoning by the French, while attending the marriage of Mary, Queen of Scots to the Dauphin of France.3 He was buried at Maybole, Ayrshire, Scotland.3
     He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Kennedy [S., 1458] in August 1527.2 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Cassillis [S., 1509] in August 1527.2 He was educated at St. Andrews University, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.2 At Paris, France, he studied under the celebrated George Buchanan.2 On 6 February 1540/41 he had a charter of the Fief of Cassillis.2 On 24 November 1542 at Solway Moss he was taken prisoner by the English.2 He became a Protestant, and went over to the English Party.3 In February 1545 he was released.2 He held the office of Extraordinary Lord of Session [Scotland] between 1546 and 1558.3 He fought in the Battle of Pinkie on 10 September 1547, where the Scots were defeated.3 He held the office of High Treasurer [Scotland] in 1554.3

Children of Gilbert Kennedy, 3rd Earl of Cassillis and Margaret Kennedy

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 242. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 74. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 75.
  4. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 263. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume III, page 79.

Euphemia Elphinstone1

F, #108337
Last Edited=29 Mar 2011
     Euphemia Elphinstone is the daughter of Alexander Elphinstone, 1st Lord Elphinstone and Elizabeth Barlow.2,1 She married John Bruce of Cutmalindie.2
      Her married name became Bruce.2 She and James V Stewart, King of Scotland were associated circa 1532.2

Child of Euphemia Elphinstone and James V Stewart, King of Scotland

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 242. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1313. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]

Alexander Elphinstone, 1st Lord Elphinstone1

M, #108338, d. 9 September 1513
Last Edited=29 Mar 2011
     Alexander Elphinstone, 1st Lord Elphinstone was the son of John Elphinstone of that Ilk and of Pittendriech.2 He married Elizabeth Barlow before 1507.1 He died on 9 September 1513 at Flodden Field, Northumberland, England, killed in action.3
      He was granted certain lands in the territorial Earldom of Mar which were incorporated into the territorial Barony of Innernochty and later incorporated with Kildrummy (of the castle of which he was Governor) to create the territorial Lordship of Elphinstone.3 He was created 1st Lord Elphinstone [Scotland] on 14 January 1509/10.4 He fought in the Battle of Flodden on 9 September 1513.3

Children of Alexander Elphinstone, 1st Lord Elphinstone and Elizabeth Barlow

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 313. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]
  4. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 242. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.

James Stewart1

M, #108339, b. circa 1529, d. 25 September 1557
Last Edited=20 Jan 2011
     James Stewart was born illegitimately circa 1529.1 He was the son of James V Stewart, King of Scotland and Elizabeth Shaw.1 He died on 25 September 1557, without issue.1,2
     He was the Abbot at Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland.1 He held the office of Commendator of the Abbeys of Melrose and Kelso.2

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 242. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 23. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.

Elizabeth Shaw1

F, #108340
Last Edited=6 Jul 2008

Child of Elizabeth Shaw and James V Stewart, King of Scotland

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 242. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.