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Robert Maxwell of Calderwood

Birthdate:
Birthplace: Pollock, Strathclyde, Scotland
Death: Died in East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John Maxwell, 4th of Pollok and Elizabeth Lindsay of Crawford
Husband of Elizabeth Denniston
Father of Marion Maxwell; Janet (or Mariota) Maxwell, of Calderwood; Sir John Maxwell of Calderwood; Patrick Maxwell and <private> Knox (t Maxwell)
Brother of Agnes Maxwell of Pollok; Egidia Maxwell of Pollok; William Maxwell of Aikenhead; Janet Maxwell of Pollok and Sir John Maxwell, 5th of Pollok

Occupation: married 1402
Managed by: Douglas John Nimmo
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About Sir Robert Maxwell of Calderwood

Robert Maxwell of Calderwood

  • Born Pollok, Strathclyde, Scotland
  • Died 1423 Calderwood, East Kilbride, Lanarkshire, Scotland
  • Parents: John Maxwell of Pollok, b. 1337& Elizabeth Lindsay
  • Married: Elizabeth Denniston, b. 1387

Children include:

  1. Janet MAXWELL b: BEF 1394 in Calderwood, East Kilbride, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Married Alan Cathcart.
  2. Mariota MAXWELL b: ABT 1419 in Calderwood, East Kilbride, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Married Thomas Boyd.
  3. John Maxwell b: BEF 1424 in Calderwood, East Kilbride, Lanarkshire, Scotland. Married Margaret Borthwick.

notes

On 18 December 1400 he entailed the family estates.1

 Sir Robert Maxwell, 1st Laird Calderwood was born at of Calderwood, Lanarkshire, Scotland. He married Elizabeth Danielston, daughter of Sir Robert de Danielston and Katherine Semple, before 18 October 1405.6,8,5 Sir Robert Maxwell, 1st Laird Calderwood married Elizabeth Danielston, daughter of Sir Robert de Danielston and Katherine Semple, on 27 April 1413; Date of dispensation to remain in marriage, being related in the 4th degree of consanguinity. They had issue.2,6,4,5 Sir Robert Maxwell, 1st Laird Calderwood died in 1423.

pedigree

"Memoirs of the Maxwells of Pollok"

IV- 3. Sir Aymer de Maccuswell, second of Caerlaverock. Married Mary of Mearns and acquired the Barony of Mearns. 1195-1266. He had

  • V- 3. Sir John Maxwell, ancestor of the Maxwells of Pollok. 1270-1306. Had
    • VI- 1. Sir Robert Maxwell, second of Pollok. 1306-1330. Had
      • VIM. Sir John Maxwell, third of Pollok. 1330-1360. Had
        • VIII- 1. Sir John Maxwell, fourth of Pollok. Married first Isabella Lindsay, and second, Elizabeth St. Michael. 1360-1405
          • IX- 2. Robert Maxwell of Calderwood. See Calderwood branch, page 460.

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Sir Robert Maxwell of Calderwood's Timeline

1373
1373
Pollock, Strathclyde, Scotland
1393
1393
Age 20
1394
1394
Age 21
1422
1422
Age 49
Calderwood, East Kilbride, Lanarkshire, Scotland
1423
1423
Age 50
East Kilbride, South Lanarkshire, Scotland
1424
1424
Age 50
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Calderwood