Biography of James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney

Timeline

Around 1534 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney was born to Patrick Hepburn 3rd Earl Bothwell and Agnes Sinclair Countess Bothwell.

On Sep 1556 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney succeeded 4th Countess Bothwell.

On Feb 1566 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney and Jean Gordon Countess Bothwell, Countess Sutherland were married. Jean Gordon Countess Bothwell, Countess Sutherland by marriage as Countess Bothwell.

On 07 May 1567 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney and Jean Gordon Countess Bothwell, Countess Sutherland were divorced.

On 12 May 1567 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney was created 1st Duke Orkney, 1st Marquess Fife.

Marriage of Mary "Queen of Scots" and James Hepburn

On 15 May 1567 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney and Mary "Queen of Scots" Stewart I Queen Scotland were married in the Great Hall, Holyrood House, Holyrood.

Around 1568 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney was imprisoned at Denmark.

On Apr 1578 James "Lord Bothwell" Hepburn 1st Duke Orkney died at Dragsholm Castle.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 20 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 12 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 18 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 13 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 5 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 11 Grand Son of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 11 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 7 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Patrick Hepburn 3rd Earl Bothwell Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell Great x 15 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great GrandFather: Patrick Hepburn 1st Earl Bothwell

Great x 2 GrandFather: Adam Hepburn 1st Lord Hailes

Great x 3 GrandFather: Patrick Hepburn

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ellen Wallace

Great x 2 GrandMother: Helen Home Lady Hailes

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alexander Home 1st Lord Home

Great GrandMother: Margaret Gordon Countess Bothwell Great x 14 Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: George Gordon 2nd Earl Huntley Great x 13 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alexander Gordon 1st Earl Huntley Great x 12 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Crichton Countess Huntley

GrandMother: Agnes Traquair Countess Bothwell Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: James Stewart 1st Earl Buchan Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: James "Black Knight of Lorn" Stewart

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Stewart

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabel Macdougall

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Queen Consort Scotland Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandMother: Margaret Murray

Mother: Agnes Sinclair Countess Bothwell

GrandFather: Henry 03 Lord Sinclair