Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll

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Gillespie Roy Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Argyllshire, Scotland,
Death: Died in Dulnynn, Probably Argyllshire, Scotland
Place of Burial: Kilmun Collegiate Church, Kilmun, Argyll, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Colin Campbell, 3rd Earl of Argyll and Lady Jean Gordon
Husband of Lady Helen Hamilton; Lady Margaret Campbell and Catherine Maclean
Father of Mary Stewart; Archibald Campbell, 5th Earl of Argyll; Lady Janet Campbell; Colin Campbell, 6th Earl of Argyll; Lady Margaret Campbell and 2 others
Brother of Lady Elizabeth Gordon, Countess of Sutherland; Agnes Campbell and John Campbell, 1st of Lochnell

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About Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll

died between 21 August 1558 and 2 December 1558

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Archibald_Campbell,_4th_Earl_of_Argyll

http://histfam.familysearch.org/getperson.php?personID=I256087&tree=Welsh

http://www.thepeerage.com/p2207.htm#i22063 -------------------- He succeeded to the title of 5th Lord Campbell [S., 1445] in 1529.

He succeeded to the title of 4th Lord Lorne [S., 1470] in 1529.

He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Argyll [S., 1457] in 1529.

He held the office of Justiciar [Scotland] on 28 October 1529.

He held the office of Master of the Household on 28 October 1529.

He held the office of Master of the King's wine cellar on 28 March 1542.

In 1543 the lands of of Muckart, Perthsire were bestowed on him for his services in the defence of the Church against heresies.

He held the office of Justiciar of Bute in 1545.

He fought in the Battle of Pinkie on 10 September 1547, where he commanded a body of Highlanders.

He fought in the Siege of Haddington in 1548.

After 1548 he was won over by English gold, and went over to the English side.

He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.

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Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll's Timeline

1468
1468
Balveny, Fifeshire, , Scotland
1498
1498
Scotland
1508
August 1508
Argyllshire, Scotland,
1530
1530
Age 21
Skottland
1532
1532
Age 23
Argyll, Scotland, (Present UK)
1541
April 21, 1541
Age 32
Inchmahome Priory, Inchmahome, Stirlingshire, Scotland
1541
Age 32
Stirligshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
1546
March 12, 1546
Age 37
1548
1548
Age 39
Perth, Perthshire, UK
1558
July 18, 1558
Age 49
Dulnynn, Probably Argyllshire, Scotland