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Elizabeth Stewart, 2nd Countess of Moray

Also Known As: "Countess of Moray", "2nd Lady Abernethy", "2nd Lady Strathdearn", "2nd Countess of Moray"
Birthplace: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: Died in Morayshire, Scotland
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Daughter of James Stewart,1st Earl of Moray; James Stewart; Agnes Keith, Countess of Moray and Agnes Anna Stewart
Wife of James Stewart, 2nd Earl of Moray and James Stewart, Earl
Mother of James Stuart, 3rd Earl of Moray; Countess Margaret Stuart; Lady Grizel Stuart; Lady Elizabeth Stuart; Francis Stuart and 1 other
Sister of Lady Margaret Stewart and Lady Annabel Stewart
Half sister of James Stewart; Archibald Campbell, 7th Earl of Argyll; Jane Campbell and Colin Campbell

Occupation: 2nd Countess of Moray
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About Elizabeth Stewart, 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, Countess of Moray's Timeline

August 1565
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Age 14
Age 15
Dyke, Darnaway, Elgin, Scotland
Age 18
Elgin, Moray, Scotland, United Kingdom
March 3, 1591
Age 25
November 18, 1591
Age 26
Morayshire, Scotland
Age 26
Innes, Scotland