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Beatrice Stewart, of Albany

Also Known As: "Lady Beatrice Stewart", "of Balveny"
Birthplace: Albany, Scotland
Death: Died in Douglas, South Lanarkshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Robert Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany and Margaret Menteith Stewart, Countess of Menteith (in suo iure)
Wife of James Douglas, 7th Earl of Douglas
Sister of Murdoch Stewart, Duke Of Albany; Isabel Stewart, of Albany; Lady Janet Stewart of Albany; Margaret Stewart, of Albany; Mary Stewart of Albany and 1 other
Half sister of Lady Margery Campbell, 1st Lord Campbell; Sir Andrew Stewart; Elizabeth Stewart; Robert Stewart, Earl of Ross; John Stewart, 3rd Earl of Buchan and 1 other

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From page 157 of Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and ..., Volume 3 edited by George Edward Cokayne:

VII. 1440. 7. James (douglas), Earl Of Douglas and Earl Of Avondale [S.], called " The Gross," great uncle and h. male, being the second s. of Archibald, the 3rd Earl. He was of Balveny &c, co. Ban ft"; was on the trial., 1425, of the Duke of Albany [8.]; was Warden of the Marches, and was about 1437 cr. Gam. Of Avondale [S ] having charter of lands in Peebles, 22 Dec. 1439 (confirmed 20 Sep. 1440 by royal charter), as "Earl of Avondale and Lord of Balveny," a few months before he sue to the Earldom of Douglas. He is said to have m., firstly, Beatrix, da. of Robert (stewaut), Duke Of Albany [8.], the Regent, by his 1st wife, Margaret, tuo jure Countess of Menteitb [8.]. If so, she d. s.p. about 1424. He certainly m. before 7 March 1425/6, Beatrix, da. of Henry (sinclair), Earl Of Orkney [8.] (»).

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Albany, Scotland
Age 16
Douglas, South Lanarkshire, Scotland