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Lord Glamis John Lyon
Sixth cousin 12 times removed.
Birth: 1521, Scotland;
Death: 1558; Scotland;
Age: 37

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Titles:
  • 7th Lord of Glamis - Dates: 1528-1537, 1543-1558

Notes:

John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis is the son of John Lyon, 6th Lord Glamis and Janet Douglas. He married Janet Keith, daughter of Robert Keith, Master of Marischal and Lady Elizabeth Douglas, between 6 February 1543 and 1544. He died before 18 September 1559.

John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis gained the title of 7th Lord Glamis.

He was imprisoned and sentenced to be executed, but was respited until he should attain majority, in the interim, he was orderd to be closely confined and his estates declared forfeited. On the death of King James V, he was released and restored to his estates and honours by Parliament, 15 March 1542/3.

Children of John Lyon, 7th Lord Glamis and Janet Keith:
Sir Thomas Lyon, Master of Glamis
Margaret Lyon d. Dec 1625
John Lyon, 8th Lord Glamis+ b. c 1544, d. 17 Mar 1578


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Sources:

Birth:
191 - http://www.thepeerage.com
Marriage:
187 - Wall hanging in Glamis Castle entitled "The Lineage of the Earls of Strathmore & Kinghorne, c. 1372".
Death:
187 - Wall hanging in Glamis Castle entitled "The Lineage of the Earls of Strathmore & Kinghorne, c. 1372".

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Father
Lord Glamis John Lyon
c. 1485 - 1528
Mother
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Issue
Lord Glamis John Lyon
Seventh cousin 11 times removed
1546 - 1578
Countess of Cassillis Margaret Lyon
Seventh cousin 11 times removed
c. 1550 - Dec. 1625
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