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Jane Gordon (Maxwell), Duchess of Gordon

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Hyndford's Close, Edinburgh, Scotland
Death: Died in Pulteney's Hotel, Piccadilly, London, Middlesex, England
Place of Burial: Kinara, Inverness
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir William Maxwell, 3rd Baronet of Monreith and Magdalen Maxwell
Wife of Alexander Gordon, 4th Duke of Gordon
Mother of Charlotte Lennox, Duchess of Richmond; General George Gordon, 5th Duke of Gordon; Lady Madeline of Gordon; Susan Montagu, Duchess of Manchester; Louisa Cornwallis, Marchioness Cornwallis and 2 others
Sister of Eglantine Wallace; Catherine Maxwell and Sir William Maxwell of Monreith, 4th Baronet

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About Jane Gordon, Duchess of Gordon

Island of the Swans is a romantic historical novel by award-winning author Ciji Ware that tells the true story of passionate and flamboyant Jane Maxwell, the 4th Duchess of Gordon (1749-1812).

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Jane Gordon, Duchess of Gordon's Timeline

1748
1748
Hyndford's Close, Edinburgh, Scotland
1767
October 23, 1767
Age 19
Ayton, Berwickshire, Scotland
1768
September 20, 1768
Age 20
Gordon Castle, Banffshire, Morayshire, Scotland
1770
February 2, 1770
Age 22
Edinburgh, Edinburghshire, Scotland
1772
June 10, 1772
Age 24
Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
1774
February 2, 1774
Age 26
Gordon Castle, Fochabers, Bellie, Moray, Scotland
1776
September 12, 1776
Age 28
Gordon Castle, Banffshire, England
1781
April 18, 1781
Age 33
Gordon Castle, Banffshire, Morayshire, Scotland
1785
November 8, 1785
Age 37
Edinburgh, Scotland
1812
April 14, 1812
Age 64
Pulteney's Hotel, Piccadilly, London, Middlesex, England