William Maitland (1447 - 1513) MP

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Birthplace: Thirlstane Castle, Lauder, Scotland
Death: Died in Flodden, Northumberland, England
Cause of death: Died in battle
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About William Maitland


William Maitland of Thirlestane and Levington was the son of John Maitland of Thirlestane and Levington and unknown daughter Dundas.1 He married Martha Seton, daughter of George Seton, 2nd Lord Seton and Lady Margaret Campbell.1 He died on 9 September 1513 at Flodden Field, Northumberland, England, killed in action.1 In 1477 he had sasine of Thirlestone.1 He fought in the Battle of Flodden on 9 September 1513.1

Child of William Maitland of Thirlestane and Levington and Martha Seton

  • Sir Richard Maitland, Lord Lethington+1 b. 1496, d. 20 Mar 1585/86


  • [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 2249. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
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Sir William Maitland of Thirlestane and Levington's Timeline

Thirlstane Castle, Lauder, Scotland
Age 49
Thirlstane Castle, Lauder, Scotland
September 9, 1513
Age 66
Flodden, Northumberland, England