Name: William Stewart
Suffix: 1st of Dunduff 1
Death: 1552 1
Occupation: Ambassador to France 1
Change Date: 12 MAR 2011
William Stewart, 1st Laird of Dunduff, born circa 1500, From records located in; The Scots Peerage and at The Stewart Society.
Was Ambassador to France in the year 1528. This information is preserved in the, Calendar of the State Papers Relating to Scotland; Preserved in the State Paper Department of Her Majesty's Public Record Office, A letter dated October 18, 1528, from King James the V to King Henry VIII, requests safe conduct for William Stewart, Ambassador to France, to go through England and return. Another letter, dated October 22, 1528 from King James V to Cardinal Wolsey, begs that William Stewart Ambassador to France, may be well treated and surely conveyed.
He married Isobel Ker. He died in 1552. (The Exchequer Rolls of Scotland (Page, 548,549 ))
He was the father of?
I. William Stewart, 2nd Laird of Dunduff
The Exchequer Rolls of Scotland: Page, 548, 549.
The Stewart Society Edinburgh, Scotland.
Calendar of the State Papers Relating to Scotland; Preserved in the State Paper Department of Her Majesty's Public Record Office.
The Scots Peerage.
Father: Andrew Stewart
Mother: Margaret Kennedy
- William Stewart b: ABT 1520
- Text: Douglas Martin Stewart