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About Lady Janet Hamilton

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Janet Hamilton[1] Female Abt 1512 - Yes, date unknown

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   Born  	Abt 1512 
   Gender  	Female 
   AFN  	1L49-Q0P 
   Name AKA  	Jane Hamilton  [2] 
   Name AKA  	Jean Hamilton  [3] 
   Name AKA  	Jeanne Hamilton  [4] 
   Name AKA  	Johanna Hamilton  [5, 6, 7] 
   Died  	Yes, date unknown 
   Person ID  	I16772  	Europe: Royal and Noble Houses of Europe
   Last Modified  	15 Apr 2013 
   Father  	James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran, 2nd Lord Hamilton,   b. Cal 1475, of, Hamilton, Lanarkshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 29 Mar 1529, , , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
   Mother  	Beatrix Drummond,   d. Yes, date unknown 
   Family ID  	F7879  	Group Sheet
   Family  	Alexander Cunningham, 5th Earl of Glencairn,   d. Bef 8 Mar 1574-1575 
   Married  	Abt Nov 1526  [3] 
   Marriage  	Bef 11 Jul 1545  [3] 
   Separated 
   Children  	
    	1. William Cunningham, 5th Earl of Glencairn,   d. Bef 18 Oct 1580, of, Glencairn, Dumfriesshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
    	2. Margaret Cunningham,   d. Jun 1573
    	3. James Cunningham, Prior of Lesmahagow,   d. Yes, date unknown
    	4. Andrew Cunningham, of Syld, prior of Lesmahago,   d. Yes, date unknown
   Last Modified  	12 Apr 2013 
   Family ID  	F8377  	Group Sheet
   Sources  	
       [S1924] #189 The Scots Peerage: Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland, Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, with Armorial Illustrations (1904-1914), Paul , Sir James Balfour, (9 volumes. Edinburgh: D. Douglas, 1904-1914), FHL book 941 D22p; FHL microfilms104,157-104,161., vol. 4 p. 239, 364.
       [S107] #150 [1827-1878] A Genealogical and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerage and Baronetage, Together with Memoirs of the Privy Councillors and Knights (1827-1878), Burke, Sir John Bernard, (London: Henry Colburn, 1827-1878), FHL book 942 D22bup., 1865 vol. 1 p. 527.
       [S1924] #189 The Scots Peerage: Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland, Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, with Armorial Illustrations (1904-1914), Paul , Sir James Balfour, (9 volumes. Edinburgh: D. Douglas, 1904-1914), FHL book 941 D22p; FHL microfilms104,157-104,161., vol. 4 p. 364.
       [S16] #894 Cahiers de Saint-Louis (1976), Louis IX, Roi de France, (Angers: J. Saillot, 1976), FHL book 944 D22ds., vol. 2 p. 90, vol. 11 p. 851.
       [S37] #93 [Book version] The Dictionary of National Biography: from the Earliest Times to 1900 (1885-1900, reprint 1993), Stephen, Leslie, (22 volumes. 1885-1900. Reprint, Oxford, England: Oxford University Press, 1993), FHL book 920.042 D561n., vol. 8 p. 1050.
       [S16] #894 Cahiers de Saint-Louis (1976), Louis IX, Roi de France, (Angers: J. Saillot, 1976), FHL book 944 D22ds., vol. 2 p. 90.
       [S21] #226 The Peerage of Scotland: Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of That Kingdom, from Their Origin to the Present Generation (2nd edition, 1813), Douglas, Sir Robert, (2nd edition. 2 volumes. Edinburgh: A. Constable, 1813 NOTE: Caution should be taken with this peerage, and compared with other peerages to obtain accurate information about the families. Some of the lineages are confused, but can be used for supplemental information.), FHL book Q 941 D22d; FHL microfilm 1,440,956 items., vol. 1 p. 635, 699.

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Lady Janet Hamilton:

http://thepeerage.com/p21026.htm#i210254

Lady Janet Hamilton [1]

  • F, #210254,
  • b. 1517,
  • d. 1574
  • Last Edited=17 Jan 2011

Lady Janet Hamilton was born in 1517.

She married Alexander Cuninghame, 5th Earl of Glencairn, son of William Cuninghame, 4th Earl of Glencairn and Catherine Borthwick, on 26 November 1526.[1] She and Alexander Cuninghame, 5th Earl of Glencairn were divorced in 1545.[3]

She died in 1574.

She was also known as Joan.

She was the daughter of James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran and Janet Bethune.[2]

From 26 November 1526, her married name became Cuninghame.

Children of Lady Janet Hamilton and Alexander Cuninghame, 5th Earl of Glencairn

  • 1. Andrew Cuninghame [2]
  • 2. Margaret Cuninghame [2]
  • 3. William Cuninghame, 6th Earl of Glencairn+[2] b. 1535, d. fr 1576 - 24 Feb 1579/80

Citations

  • 1. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 993. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 2. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 3. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 1, page 994.
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Lady Janet Hamilton's Timeline

1517
1517
1526
1526
Age 9
Glencairn, Dumfriesshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
1532
1532
Age 15
Glencairn, , Dumfries-Shire, Scotland
1533
1533
Age 16
Glencairn, Dumfries-shire, Scotland
1574
1574
Age 57
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