Biography of James Stewart 1st Earl Moray

Timeline

Around 1531 James Stewart 1st Earl Moray was born to James V King Scotland and Margaret Erskine.

In 1561 Hans Eworth. Portrait of James Stewart 1st Earl Moray.

In 1561 Hans Eworth 1520-1574. Portrait of James Stewart 1st Earl Moray 1531-1570.

In 1562 James Stewart 1st Earl Moray was created 1st Earl Moray (5C 1562).

On 08 Feb 1562 James Stewart 1st Earl Moray and Agnes Keith Countess Moray, Countess Argyll were married at Holyrood. Agnes Keith Countess Moray, Countess Argyll by marriage Countess Moray (5C 1562).

On Aug 1565 Elizabeth Stewart 2nd Countess Moray was born to James Stewart 1st Earl Moray and Agnes Keith Countess Moray, Countess Argyll.

On 08 Apr 1569 Margaret Stewart Countess Erroll was born to James Stewart 1st Earl Moray and Agnes Keith Countess Moray, Countess Argyll.

On 23 Jan 1570 James Stewart 1st Earl Moray was assassinated at Linlithgow by James Hamilton of Bothwellhaugh, a supporter of Mary "Queen of Scots" Stewart I Queen Scotland. As Moray was passing in a cavalcade in the main street below, Hamilton fatally wounded him with a carbine shot from a window of his uncle Archbishop Hamilton's house. He was the first head of government to be assassinated by a firearm.

Annabel Stewart was born to James Stewart 1st Earl Moray and Agnes Keith Countess Moray, Countess Argyll.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Stewart

Descendants Family Trees:

Henry VII King England and Ireland

Edward IV King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 21 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 11 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 17 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 12 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great Grand Son of Henry VII King England and Ireland

Kings Scotland: Son of James V King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 12 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 4 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: James V King Scotland Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

GrandFather: James IV King Scotland Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: James III King Scotland Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: James II King Scotland Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: James I King Scotland Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Queen Consort Scotland Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Arnold Egmont 1st Duke Guelders

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Marck Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Margaret Oldenburg Queen Consort Scotland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Christian I King Denmark

GrandMother: Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland Daughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great GrandFather: Henry VII King England and Ireland Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edmund Tudor 1st Earl Richmond Great x 6 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Owen Tudor

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine of Valois Queen Consort England Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Beaufort Countess Richmond Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Beauchamp Duchess Somerset Great x 6 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth York Queen Consort England Daughter Edward IV King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward IV King England Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard 3rd Duke York Prince Wales Great Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Cecily "Rose of Raby" Neville Duchess York Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Woodville Queen Consort England Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Woodville 1st Earl Rivers

Great x 3 GrandMother: Jacquetta Luxembourg Duchess Bedford Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Mother: Margaret Erskine Great x 10 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

GrandFather: John Erskine 17th Earl Mar

GrandMother: Margaret Campbell Countess Mar Great x 9 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandFather: Archibald Campbell 2nd Earl Argyll Great x 8 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Colin Campbell 1st Earl Argyll Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Archibald Campbell Great x 6 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabella Stewart Countess Argyll

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Stewart 2nd Lord Lorn

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Stewart Countess Argyll Great x 10 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Stewart 1st Earl Lennox Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alan Stewart

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Seton Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Montgomerie Countess Lennox

Great x 3 GrandFather: Alexander Montgomerie 1st Lord Montgomerie