John Wemyss, Sir (c.1425 - 1502) MP

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Birthplace: Cupar, Fifeshire, Scotland
Death: Died
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About John Wemyss, Sir

of Fife, Scotland. Knighted in 1460. Married and had three children. Married c1447 Margaret Livingstone (died c1494, daughter of Sir Robert Livingstone). Divorced about forty years later, but parted peaceably.

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  1. Memorials of the family of Wemyss of Wemyss.  Edinburgh,  1888. By Sir William Fraser. Page 817.  Grisel, who married David Boswell of Glassmouth, and had issue.
  2. Of Kindred Celtic Origins: Myths, Legends, Genealogy and History of an Ordinary American Family (Google eBook) Jodie K. Scales. iUniverse, Jun 3, 2001 - History. Page 587. "Grisel Wemyss married David Boswell of Glassmouth, son and heir of David Boswell of Balmuto, reuniting the third line of the separated lines established by the three original co heiresses of Wemyss.
  3. The Scottish Nation: Or the Surnames, Families, Literature, Honours, and Biographical History of the People of Scotland, Volume 1 (Google eBook).  William Anderson.  Fullarton, 1867.  Page 344.  "Boswell"

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John Wemyss, Sir's Timeline

1425
1425
Cupar, Fifeshire, Scotland
1446
1446
Age 21
1447
1447
Age 22
Cupar, Fife, Scotland
1448
1448
Age 23
1502
1502
Age 77