Biography of Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond

Timeline

On 29 Sep 1574 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond was born to Esmé Stewart 1st Duke Lennox and Catherine Balsac Duchess Lennox.

On 26 May 1583 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond succeeded 2nd Duke Lennox, 2nd Earl Lennox (6C 1581).

Before Jun 1590 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond and Sophia Ruthven Duchess Lennox were married. Sophia Ruthven Duchess Lennox by marriage Duke Lennox.

Around Aug 1598 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond and Jean Campbell Duchess Lennox were married. Jean Campbell Duchess Lennox by marriage Duke Lennox.

In 1603 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond was appointed 395th Knight Garter: James I.

Around 1620 Daniel Mijtens. Portrait of Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond.

Around 1620 Daniel Mijtens 1590-1648. Portrait of Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond 1574-1624.

On 16 Jun 1621 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond and Frances Howard Duchess Lennox, Duchess Richmond were married. Frances Howard Duchess Lennox, Duchess Richmond by marriage Duke Lennox.

In 1623 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond was created 1st Duke Richmond (1C 1623), 1st Earl Newcastle upon Tyne (1C 1623). Frances Howard Duchess Lennox, Duchess Richmond by marriage Duke Richmond (1C 1623).

On 16 Feb 1624 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond died.

After 16 Feb 1624 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond was buried at Westminster Abbey.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Stewart

Descent

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

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 13 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 19 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 14 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 6 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Great x 4 Grand Son of James II King Scotland

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

Kings France: Great x 8 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Esmé Stewart 1st Duke Lennox Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

GrandFather: John Stewart Duke Orkney Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: John Stewart 3rd Earl Lennox Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Matthew Stewart 2nd Earl Lennox Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Stewart 1st Earl Lennox Great x 9 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Montgomerie Countess Lennox

Great x 2 GrandMother: Elizabeth Hamilton Countess Lennox Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Lord Hamilton

Great x 3 GrandMother: Mary Stewart Countess Arran Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great GrandMother: Isabel or Elizabeth Stewart Countess Lennox Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

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

Great x 3 GrandFather: James "Black Knight of Lorn" Stewart

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

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Sinclair Countess Atholl

GrandMother: Anne Queuille Lady Aubigny

Mother: Catherine Balsac Duchess Lennox