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William Stewart

Birthplace: Glasgow, Scotland
Death: Died in Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Place of Burial: Aberdeen, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Thomas Stewart of Minto and Isabel Stewart
Brother of Sir John Stewart of Minto and Malcolm Stewart

Occupation: Dean, High Treasurer
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About William Stewart, Bishop of Aberdeen


died at Aberdeen on 10 April 1545 [Wikipedia] http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Stewart_(bishop_of_Aberdeen)


William, the second son, an eminent churchman of his day, was, whilst dean of Glasgow, 2d October, 1530, appointed high treasurer of Scotland, and about the same time was made provost of Lincluden, an ecclesiastical title, under which he sat in parliament, 26th April 1531. In November of the following year, he was elected bishop of Aberdeen, and in February 1534, along with Sir Adam Otterburn of Redhall, his Majesty’s advocate, he was sent on an embassy to England, to treat of a pacification, which was happily concluded. In 1537, he resigned the office of high treasurer, and died 17th April 1545. [Electric Scotland] http://www.electricscotland.com/history/nation/blantyre.htm

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Glasgow, Scotland
April 10, 1545
Age 55
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Aberdeen, Scotland