Biography of John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan

Timeline

In 1381 John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan was born to Robert Stewart 1st Duke Albany and Muriella Keith Duchess Albany.

Around 1390 Margaret Stewart was born to John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan and Elizabeth Douglas Countess Buchan, Countess Orkney, Countess Caithness.

In 1390 John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan and Elizabeth Douglas Countess Buchan, Countess Orkney, Countess Caithness were married.

On 03 Sep 1420 John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan succeeded 2nd Earl Buchan (2C 1374). Elizabeth Douglas Countess Buchan, Countess Orkney, Countess Caithness by marriage Earl Buchan (2C 1374).

Battle of Baugé

On 23 Mar 1421 the Dauphin's and Scottish army heavily defeated the English army at the Battle of Baugé. On the French side Étienne Vignolles fought. On the Scottish side John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan and John Stewart of Darnley 1st Count Évreux fought. William Douglas was killed.
On the English side John Beaufort 1st Duke Somerset, Thomas Beaufort 1st Duke Exeter, Thomas Beaufort Count Perche and John Holland 2nd Duke Exeter were captured.
Thomas Lancaster 1st Duke Clarence, John Lumley, John Grey 1st Earl Tankerville, Walter Fitzwalter 7th Baron Fitzwalter, John Ros 7th Baron Ros Helmsley and his son William Ros, and Gilbert V Umfraville were killed.

Battle of Verneil

On 17 Aug 1424 the English forces inflicted a significant defeat on the French and Scottish army at the Battle of Verneil; a second Agincourt. For the English Edmund Hungerford, Ralph Longford, John "Old Talbot" Talbot 1st Earl Shrewsbury, 1st Earl Waterford fought. On the French and Scottish side Pierre Valois-Alençon, Archibald Douglas 1st Duke Touraine, William Seton, Alexander Home of Home and Dunglas and John Stewart 2nd Earl Buchan were killed. Jean Poton Xaintrailles fought.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Stewart

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 6 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 12 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 7 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 5 Grand Son of John "Lackland" I King England

Kings Scotland: Grand Son of Robert II King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 17 Grand Son of Louis "Pious" King Aquitaine, I King Franks

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

Ancestry

Father: Robert Stewart 1st Duke Albany

GrandFather: Robert II King Scotland

Great GrandFather: Walter Stewart 6th High Steward

Great Great GrandFather: James Stewart 5th High Steward

Great Great Great GrandFather: Alexander Stewart 4th High Steward

Great GrandMother: Marjory Bruce

Great Great GrandFather: Robert "The Bruce" I King Scotland

Great Great Great GrandFather: Robert Bruce Earl Carrick

Great Great Great GrandMother: Marjorie Carrick 3rd Countess Carrick

Great Great GrandMother: Isabella Mar

Great Great Great GrandFather: Donald Mar 7th Earl Mar

Great Great Great GrandMother: Elen ferch Llewellyn Aberffraw Countess Huntingdon, Countess Mar

GrandMother: Elizabeth Mure Queen Consort Scotland

Great GrandFather: Adam Mure

Mother: Muriella Keith Duchess Albany