Biography of Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell

Timeline

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.

Descent

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

Ancestry

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