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James Stewart, Duke of Ross

Birthplace: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: Died in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Place of Burial: St. Andrews Cathedral, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of James III of Scotland and Margaret af Danmark og Norge von Oldenburg
Brother of James IV of Scotland; John Stewart, Earl of Mar; Elizabeth Hamilton; Mrs Margaret Tilley; Arhur Prince of Wales and 7 others
Half brother of John Stewart, IV

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About 1474

Marquess of Ormonde in 1476

Duke of Ross on 23 January 1481.

Baron of Brechin and Nevar on 29 January 1488.

Earl of Ardmannoch on 29 January 1488.

Archbishop of St. Andrews on 20 September 1497, Although he was nominated, he was never consecrated.

Chancellor of Scotland

Died unmarried and without issues.


The Peerage:




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Ref: Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 237. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.

He was buried at St. Andrews Cathedral, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.

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1474's Timeline

March 1476
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
January 12, 1504
Age 27
Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
St. Andrews Cathedral, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland