Name: William Ruthven
Birth: ABT 1478
Death: 9 SEP 1513 in Flodden
Cause: Killed in battle
Change Date: 22 JAN 2006
Born before his parents were married.
William, Master of Ruthven had letters of ligitimation along with his younger brother John Lindsay or Ruthven.
William, Master of Ruthven, eldest son and heir, received a ligitimation with his brother, giving them the right of mutual succession, 2 July 1480, and a grant of the lands of Ruthven, 12 July 1480, resigned by his father. In 1507 he is styled son and apparent heir of William, Lord Ruthven. He fell at the battle of Flodden 9 September 1513.
He married first, Catherine Buttergask, and secondly, Jean Hepburn.
His issue was William Ruthven, heir to his grandfather, and Isobel, who married John Murray.
Father: William Ruthven
Mother: Isobel Levington b: 1432 in Saltcoats, Ardrossan/Stevenstone, Ayrshire
Catherine Gray or Buttergask b: ABT 1483
- William Ruthven b: 1500 in Gowrie, Perthshire
- Margaret Ruthven