Biography of Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell
On 18 Oct 1508 Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell succeeded 2nd Countess Bothwell.
On Aug 1511 Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell and Agnes Traquair Countess Bothwell were married. Agnes Traquair Countess Bothwell by marriage as Countess Bothwell.
In 1512 Patrick Hepburn 3rd Earl Bothwell was born to Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell and Agnes Traquair Countess Bothwell.
Battle of Flodden
On 09 Sep 1513 at the Battle of Flodden the English army was commanded by Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk, Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk, Edmund Howard, Thomas Dacre 2nd Baron Dacre Gilsland, Edward Stanley 1st Baron Monteagle and Marmaduke Constable.
The English army included: Henry "Shepherd Lord" Clifford 10th Baron Clifford, William Conyers 1st Baron Conyers, Thomas Berkeley 5th Baron Berkeley and Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape. Randall Babington, John Bigod and Thomas Fitzwilliam were killed.
Marmaduke Constable, William Constable, George Darcy 1st Baron Darcy Aston, Edmund Walsingham, Thomas Burgh 7th Baron Cobham Sternborough, 5th Baron Strabolgi, 1st Baron Burgh and Walter Stonor was knighted by Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk.
The Scottish army suffered heavy casualties. James IV King Scotland, Alexander Stewart Archbishop St Andrews, Andrew Stewart 1st Lord Avondale, Matthew Stewart 2nd Earl Lennox, James Traquair, Archibald Campbell 2nd Earl Argyll, Robert Douglas, William Douglas 6th Lord Drumlanrig, George Douglas, William Douglas, John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton, Alexander Elphinstone 1st Lord Elphinstone, John Erskine, William Hay 4th Earl Erroll, Thomas Hay, Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell, George Hepburn Bishop Isles, Adam Hepburn Master, Thomas "Younger of Cushnie" Lumsden, John Maxwell 4th Lord Maxwell, William Murray, Colin Oliphant, William Ruthven, George Seton 5th Lord Seton, Henry 03 Lord Sinclair, John Hay 2nd Lord Hay, David Home and William Sinclair 2nd Earl Caithness were killed.
George Home 4th Lord Home and John Stewart 2nd Earl Atholl fought.
Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell was born to Patrick Hepburn 1st Earl Bothwell and Margaret Gordon Countess Bothwell.
Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex
Kings England: Great x 15 Grand Son of Henry "Beauclearc" I King England
Kings Scotland: Great x 15 Grand Son of David I King Scotland
Kings Franks: Great x 24 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks
Kings France: Great x 14 Grand Son of Louis "Fat" VI King France
Father: Patrick Hepburn 1st Earl Bothwell
GrandFather: Adam Hepburn 1st Lord Hailes
Great GrandFather: Patrick Hepburn
Great x 2 GrandFather: Adam Hepburn
Great x 2 GrandMother: Janet Borthwick
Great x 3 GrandFather: William "Elder" Borthwick
Great GrandMother: Ellen Wallace
GrandMother: Helen Home Lady Hailes
Great GrandFather: Alexander Home 1st Lord Home
Great x 2 GrandFather: Alexander Home of Home and Dunglas
Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Home of Home
Mother: Margaret Gordon Countess Bothwell Great x 14 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England
GrandFather: George Gordon 2nd Earl Huntley Great x 13 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England
Great GrandFather: Alexander Gordon 1st Earl Huntley Great x 12 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England
Great x 2 GrandFather: Alexander Seton Great x 11 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England
Great x 3 GrandFather: William Seton 2nd Lord Seton Great x 10 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England
Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Gordon
Great x 3 GrandFather: John Gordon
Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Crichton Countess Huntley
Great x 2 GrandFather: William Crichton