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Earl Lennox John Stewart
16 generations from the origin. Great x 14 grandfather.
Birth: bef 1430, Scotland;
Death: c. Jul 1495; Scotland;
Age: 65

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  • 1st Earl Lennox
  • Lord Darnley


John Stewart, 1st Earl of Lennox. (b. bef. 1430, d. 8 Jul/11 Sep 1495) Was created Lord Darnley and Earl of Lennox. Stewart was the son of Sir Alan Stuart and Catherine Seton.

On 15 May 1438 Stewart married Margaret Montgomerie, the daughter of Alexander Montgomerie, 1st Lord Montgomerie, and Margaret Boyd, by indenture as both parties were underage.

They had eight children:
Lady Marion Stuart, b. bef. 1460.
Robert Stuart, 4th Seigneur d'Aubigny, b. c. 1470, d. 1543.
Sir John Stewart, Seigneur d'Oison, b. bef. 1446, d. c. 1512.
Elizabeth Stuart, b. bef. 1476.
Matthew Stewart, 2nd Earl of Lennox, b. bef. 5 May 1488, d. 9 Sep 1513, Flodden.
Sir William Stewart, Seigneur d'Oison, b. bef. 1495, d. bef. 1504.
Alexander Stewart, b. bef. 1495, d. bef. 1509.
Lady Elizabeth Stewart, b. bef. 1495.

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Sir Alan Stewart
c. 1400 - c. 1439
Lady Catherine Seton
c. 1400 - bef Feb 7, 1478
Primary or Last Marriage:
Date: , Place: , Status: Marriage, Note:
Countess Lennox Margaret Montgomerie
c. 1430 -
Countess Argyll Elizabeth Stewart
Great x 13 grandmother
c. 1460 - c. 1513
Earl Lennox Matthew Stewart
Great x 13 granduncle
c. May 1488 - Sep 1513
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