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  • ID: I26397
  • Name: Alexander Gordon
  • Suffix: of Strathaven, 1st of Cluny 1
  • Sex: M
  • Note:

    I assume he is this one:
    Alexander Gordon of Strathaven, 3rd son of the 3rd Earl of Huntly, and brother to William Gordon, Bishop of Aberdeen, received the greater part of Birse while his brother was still in office, and while his father was Baron-Bailie. (After his father's death in 1524, he exchanged the lands of Strathaven for the barony of Cluny.) http://www.baronage.co.uk/bphtm-02/moa-14.html
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    Alexander Gordon, m. dau. of John Grant, of Grant, and his wife, Elizabeth, dau. of John, 6th Lord Forbes, and had: JOHN GORDON, Laird of Cluny, who m. Margaret, dau. of Gordon, of Cragallie and Achinire
    http://www.accessgenealogy.com/surnames/gordon/page18.htm
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    Married Janet Grant according to Stirnet.
  • _UID: 550E2F6E917C43078CD7E714C5F41728AD9C
  • Change Date: 15 SEP 2003



    Father: Alexander Gordon
    Mother: Janet Stewart

    Marriage 1 Janet Grant
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has Children Janet Gordon b: ABT 1560

    Sources:
    1. Type: Book
      Periodical: The House of Gordon
      Author: Bulloch
      Publication: Spalding Club, Aberdeen
      Date: 1907
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