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  • ID: I53626
  • _UID: 1DECE17B5C7B4FAF884BACC97B71D3C708F5
  • Name: Christian MONTGOMERIE
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: ABT 1520 in Eglinton Castle, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland
  • Death: 5 AUG 1575
  • Note:

    !Sir James Douglas, 7th of Drumlanrig; joined his cousin Sir Walter Scott, of Buccleuch June 1526 in trying to rescue James V from the Earl of Angus; knighted 1553, Warden West March 1553-4; married 1st 1513 (divorce) Margaret Douglas, sister of 6th Earl of Angus; married 2nd Christian, sister of 2nd Earl of Eglinto(u)n, and died 1578. Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999, Page: 2325/

    !EARLDOM OF MENTEITH [SCT] XVI.5. WILLIAM (GRAHAM), EARL OF MENTEITH [SCT], 1st son and heir. On 10 April 1565 he had a grant of his own wardship and marriage. He was present in Parliament from July 1567 to March 1574. Though under age, he was one of the Commissioners of Parliament to receive the demission of Queen Mary, and was present at the Coronation of the infant James VI [SCT] in 1567. He fought under Moray at the battle of Langside, 13 May 1568, and attended the Convention of Perth in 1569. He was infeft of the Earldom 20 November 1571. P.C. [SCT] and Councillor Extraordinary when James VI took the government into his own hands, 1577/8. He married (contract 16 May 1570) when he was under age, Margaret, widow of Edward (CRICHTON), LORD CRICHTON OF SANQUHAR [SCT], and daughter of Sir James DOUGLAS, of Drumlanrig, by his 2nd wife, Christian, daughter of John MONTGOMERIE, MASTER of EGLINTOUN. He died September 1578. His widow married, 3rdly (contract 22 May 1593), Robert WAUCHOPE, of Niddrie. Complete Peerage, 8:672.
  • Change Date: 30 JUN 2016



    Father: John MONTGOMERIE b: 1480 in Eglinton Castle, Kilwinning, Ayrshire, Scotland
    Mother: Elizabeth EDMONSTONE b: ABT 1485 in Duntreath Castle, Strathblane, Stirlingshire, Scotland

    Marriage 1 James DOUGLAS b: ABT 1507 in Drumlanrig Castle, Durisdeer, Nithsdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has Children William DOUGLAS b: ABT 1540
    2. Has Children Janet DOUGLAS b: ABT 1545 in Drumlanrig Castle, Durisdeer, Nithsdale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
    3. Has Children Margaret DOUGLAS b: ABT 1550
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