Biography of John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton

Timeline

On 22 Oct 1493 John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton succeeded 2nd Earl Morton, 5th Lord Dalkeith.

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.

James Douglas 3rd Earl Morton was born to John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton and Janet Crichton Countess Morton.

Richard Douglas was born to John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton and Janet Crichton Countess Morton.

Agnes Douglas Countess March was born to John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton and Janet Crichton Countess Morton.

Elizabeth Douglas was born to John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton and Janet Crichton Countess Morton.

John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton and Janet Crichton Countess Morton were married. Janet Crichton Countess Morton by marriage Earl Morton.

John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton was born to James Douglas 1st Earl Morton and Joan Stewart Countess Morton.

Family Trees

Maternal Family Tree: Aoife NI Diarmait Macmurrough Countess Pembroke, Countess Buckingham

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 18 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 3 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Grand Son of James I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 9 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 5 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: James Douglas 1st Earl Morton Great x 7 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

GrandFather: James Douglas Great x 6 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandFather: James Douglas 1st Lord Dalkeith

Great x 2 GrandFather: James Douglas

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Douglas

Great x 3 GrandMother: Agnes Graham

Great x 2 GrandMother: Agnes Dunbar

Great x 3 GrandFather: Patrick Dunbar

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Stewart Lady Dalkeith Great x 5 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Robert III King Scotland Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

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

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Mure Queen Consort Scotland

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anabella Drummond Queen Consort Scotland

GrandMother: Elizabeth Gifford

Great GrandFather: James Gifford

Mother: Joan Stewart Countess Morton Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward III King England

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

Great GrandFather: Robert III King Scotland Great x 4 Grandson 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: Elizabeth Mure Queen Consort Scotland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Adam Mure

Great GrandMother: Anabella Drummond Queen Consort Scotland

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster Son Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward III King England Son Edward II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster

Great x 3 GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey Great Granddaughter Henry III King England