Elizabeth Stewart, 2nd Countess of Moray (1565 - 1591)

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Birthplace: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: Died in Morayshire, Scotland
Occupation: 2nd Countess of Moray
Managed by: Bjørn P. Brox
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About Elizabeth Stewart, 2nd Countess of Moray

Countess of Moray -------------------- Elizabeth Stuart, 2nd Countess of Moray (suo jure - in her own right) (Late 1565 – November 18, 1591), was the daughter of James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray and Agnes Keith.

On 23 January 1581, she married James Stewart, son of the first Lord Doune, and they had five children:[1] Grizel Stuart, married Rt. Hon. Sir Robert Innes, 1st Baronet Innes, by whom she had issue. Margaret Stuart (1591- 4 August 1639), married firstly as his second wife Charles Howard, 1st Earl of Nottingham, by whom she had issue; and secondly William Monson, Viscount Monson James Stuart, 3rd Earl of Moray (before 1591- 6 August 1638), married Lady Anne Gordon, by whom he had issue, including James Stuart, 4th Earl of Moray Elizabeth Stuart, married John Abernathy, 8th Lord Abernathy of Saltoun Sir Francis Stewart, knight of the Bath, who was well known in London literary society, and is said to have frequented the literary meetings at the Mermaid tavern.

Ref: [1] www.thePeerage.com/p2507.htm#25065

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Elizabeth Stewart, 2nd Countess of Moray's Timeline

August 1565
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Age 14
Age 15
Dyke, Darnaway, Elgin, Scotland
November 18, 1591
Age 26
Morayshire, Scotland
Age 25
Age 26
Innes, Scotland