Biography of Archibald Douglas 8th Earl Moray

Timeline

In 1426 Archibald Douglas 8th Earl Moray was born to James "Gross" Douglas 7th Earl Douglas, 1st Earl Avondale and Beatrix Sinclair Countess Douglas, Countess Avondale.

Around 1445 Archibald Douglas 8th Earl Moray and Elizabeth 08 Earl Moray Dunbar 8th Countess Moray were married. Archibald Douglas 8th Earl Moray jure uxoris 8th Earl Moray (2C 1372).

Battle of Arkinholm

On 01 May 1455 the Douglas rebellion was brought to an end at the Battle of Arkinholm near Langholm. Archibald Douglas 8th Earl Moray was killed. Hugh Douglas 1st Earl Ormonde was executed. John Douglas escaped.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 16 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 8 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 14 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 9 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 7 Grand Son of John "Lackland" I King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 2 Grand Son of Robert II King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 18 Grand Son of Charles "Charlemagne aka Great" King Franks, King Lombardy, Holy Roman Emperor

Kings France: Great x 9 Grand Son of Henry I King France

Ancestry

Father: James "Gross" Douglas 7th Earl Douglas, 1st Earl Avondale

GrandFather: Archibald "Grim" Douglas 3rd Earl Douglas

Great GrandFather: James "Black" Douglas

Great x 2 GrandFather: William "Hardy" Douglas 2nd Lord Douglas

Great x 3 GrandFather: William "Longleg" Douglas

Great x 3 GrandMother: Constance Battail Battail

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Stewart Lady Douglas

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alexander Stewart 4th High Steward

GrandMother: Joanna Strathearn Countess Douglas

Great GrandFather: Maurice de Moravia Strathearn 1st Earl Strathearn

Mother: Beatrix Sinclair Countess Douglas, Countess Avondale Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

GrandFather: Henry Sinclair 2nd Earl Orkney

GrandMother: Egidia "Fair Maid of Nithsdale" Douglas Countess Orkney Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandFather: William "Nithsdale" Douglas

Great x 2 GrandFather: Archibald "Grim" Douglas 3rd Earl Douglas

Great x 3 GrandFather: James "Black" Douglas

Great GrandMother: Egidia Stewart Great x 4 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert II King Scotland Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Walter Stewart 6th High Steward

Great x 3 GrandMother: Marjory Bruce Great x 2 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Euphemia Ross Queen Consort Scotland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Hugh Ross 4th Earl Ross

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Graham Countess Ross