Jean Stewart, Countess of Huntly (c.1461 - 1510) MP

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Birthplace: Traquair, Peeblesshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
Death: Died in Strathbogie, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
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About Jean Stewart, Countess of Huntly

Born: 1461, 1468 or 1481


From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Lady Jean Stewart:

Lady Jean Stewart[1]

  • F, #19553,
  • d. 27 October 1510
  • Last Edited=8 Jan 2009
  • Consanguinity Index=0.09%

A contract for the marriage of Lady Jean Stewart and Alexander Gordon, 3rd Earl of Huntly was signed on 14 October 1474.[1]

She died on 27 October 1510.

She was the daughter of John Stewart, 1st Earl of Atholl and Margaret Douglas.[2]

  • She was also known as Janet.[2]
  • She was also known as Joanna.
  • Her married name became Gordon. As a result of her marriage, Lady Jean Stewart was styled as Countess of Huntly in June 1501.

Children of Lady Jean Stewart and Alexander Gordon, 3rd Earl of Huntly

  • 1. Jean Gordon+[2]
  • 2. John Gordon, Lord Gordon+[1] d. 1517
  • 3. Alexander Gordon of Strathavon [3]
  • 4. William Gordon [3]


  • 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 2, page 2011. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 2. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 199. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  • 3. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 2, page 2012.
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Jean Stewart, Countess of Huntly's Timeline

Traquair, Peeblesshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
October 20, 1474
Age 13
Scotland, (Present UK)
Age 14
Of, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Age 16
Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
Age 16
Probably Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, (Present UK)
Age 17
Probably Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
August 11, 1479
Age 18
Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 21
Of, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Age 23
<Of, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland>
Age 32