Sir John Wemyss

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John Wemyss of Reres, Leuchars and Kincaldrum, Sir

Nicknames: "John /Wemyss/"
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Birthplace: Rires, Scotland
Death: Died in Newton Rires, Fifeshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir David Wemyss Lord of Wemyss and Annabel Sinclair
Husband of Isabel Erskine
Father of Isabell Fraser; Duncan Wemyss of Reres; David Wemyss of Kincaldrum, of Methil & Wemyss; Elizabeth Gray and John Wemyss
Brother of Sir Michael Wemyss of Wemyss, Knight

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About John Wemyss of Reres, Leuchars and Kincaldrum, Sir

of Fife, Scotland. Had lands in Leuchars, Kincaldrum, and Reres, inherited from his grandfather Sir John of Kincaldrum. In 1412-1413, he was among those engaged in negotiations in England for the release of King James I and in 1424 was among the barons who received safe conduct to meet the King upon his return to Scotland. Sir John Wemyss married at least twice and had children. Married secondly Isabel Erskine (died c1424; daughter of Isabel Inchmartin and Sir Alan Erskine; granddaughter of Margaret Wemyss and Sir John Inchmartin). -------------------- Sir John was a Knight of, Kincaldrum, Angusshire, Scotland

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Sir John Wemyss's Timeline

1354
1354
Leuchars, Fifeshire, Scotland
1368
1368
Rires, Scotland
1381
1381
Age 13
Wemyss, Fifeshire, Scotland
1386
1386
Age 18
Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
1386
Age 18
Scotland
1394
1394
Age 26
Rires, Scotland
1394
Age 26
Wemyss, Fife, Scotland
1429
1429
Age 61
Newton Rires, Fifeshire, Scotland