Earl Douglas

Earl Douglas is in Earl.

On 26 Jan 1358 William Douglas 1st Earl Douglas 1323-1384 (35) was created 1st Earl Douglas. Margaret Mar Countess Douglas 11th Countess Mar -1391 by marriage Countess Douglas.

In 1384 Archibald "Grim" Douglas 3rd Earl Douglas 1329-1400 (54) succeeded 3rd Earl Douglas. Joanna Strathearn Countess Douglas by marriage Countess Douglas.

In 1384 William Douglas 1st Earl Douglas 1323-1384 (61) died. James Douglas 2nd Earl Douglas 1358-1388 (26) succeeded 2nd Earl Douglas.

Around Dec 1400 Archibald "Grim" Douglas 3rd Earl Douglas 1329-1400 (70) died at Threave Castle. Archibald Douglas 1st Duke Touraine 1372-1424 (28) succeeded 4th Earl Douglas. Margaret Stewart Duchess Touraine by marriage Countess Douglas.

Before 1424 James "Gross" Douglas 7th Earl Douglas 1st Earl Avondale 1371-1443 and Beatrice Stewart Countess Douglas and Avondale 1360-1424 were married. They were half third cousins once removed. She a great x 5 granddaughter of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216. She by marriage Countess Douglas, Earl Avondale.

On 24 Mar 1443 James "Gross" Douglas 7th Earl Douglas 1st Earl Avondale 1371-1443 (72) died. William Douglas 8th Earl Douglas 2nd Earl Avondale 1425-1452 (18) succeeded 8th Earl Douglas, 2nd Earl Avondale. Margaret "Fair Lady of Galloway" Douglas Countess Atholl Countess Douglas Countess Avondale 1435-1475 (8) by marriage Countess Douglas, Earl Avondale.

On 22 Feb 1452 William Douglas 8th Earl Douglas 2nd Earl Avondale 1425-1452 (27) was murdered by King James II of Scotland 1430-1460 (21) at Edinburgh Castle for refusing to desist from conspiring with Tiger Earl (29). James Douglas 9th Earl Douglas 3rd Earl Avondale 1426-1488 (26) succeeded 9th Earl Douglas, 3rd Earl Avondale.

Before 1455 James Douglas 9th Earl Douglas 3rd Earl Avondale 1426-1488 and Margaret "Fair Lady of Galloway" Douglas Countess Atholl Countess Douglas Countess Avondale 1435-1475 were married. They were first cousins once removed. She by marriage Countess Douglas, Earl Avondale.

After 1463 James Douglas 9th Earl Douglas 3rd Earl Avondale 1426-1488 and Anne Holland Countess Douglas Countess Avondale -1486 were married. She a great x 2 granddaughter of King Edward III England. She by marriage Countess Douglas, Earl Avondale.

After 1464 James "Gross" Douglas 7th Earl Douglas 1st Earl Avondale 1371-1443 and Beatrix Sinclair Countess Douglas Countess Avondale 1398-1462 were married. They were great-uncle and niece. She by marriage Countess Douglas, Earl Avondale.

James "Gross" Douglas 7th Earl Douglas 1st Earl Avondale 1371-1443 succeeded 7th Earl Douglas.

James Douglas 2nd Earl Douglas 1358-1388 and Isabella Stewart Countess Douglas -1410 were married. They were half third cousins once removed. She a great x 4 granddaughter of John "Lackland" King England 1166-1216. She by marriage Countess Douglas.