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William Douglas

Male 1398 - 1437  (39 years)


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  • Name William Douglas 
    Born 24 Feb 1398  Tantallon Castle, East Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [1
    Gender Male 
    Alternate death Sep 1437  [2
    Died Oct 1437  [2, 3
    Person ID I26549  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2020 

    Father George Douglas,   b. Bef 1379,   d. Aft 14 Sep 1402  (Age > 24 years) 
    Mother Mary Stewart,   d. Aft 1457 
    Married Aft 24 May 1397  [2, 3
    Family ID F15873  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Hay,   d. Aft 22 Apr 1484 
    Married Abt 1425  [3
    Children 
    +1. Helen Douglas,   d. Aft 20 Nov 1486
    Last Modified 24 Mar 2020 
    Family ID F15871  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 2nd earl of Angus.

      "He was one of the negotiators for the release of James I [S.] in 1423. Was Ambassador to England, 1430, and Warden of the Middle Marches, 1433. He defeated the English at Piperden, 10 Sep. 1435."[Complete Peerage, citation details below]

  • Sources 
    1. [S376] Janet and Robert Wolfe Genealogy.

    2. [S800] The Scots Peerage, Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland, Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of That Kingdom. Ed. James Balfour Paul. Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1904-1914.

    3. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here.