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George Leslie, 1st Earl of Rothes

Birthdate: (84)
Birthplace: Rothesay, Bute Island, Bute, Scotland
Death: circa 1490 (76-92)
Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of James Leslie 4th earl Leslie and Christina de Seton
Husband of Margaret Lundie; Christina Halyburton and Elizabeth Campbell
Father of George Leslie, First Laird of Aikenway; Christian Leslie, Countess of Orkney; Andrew Leslie, Master of Rothes; Lady Elizabeth Leslie and John Leslie, First Laird of Pitnamoon
Brother of Elizabeth Leslie

Occupation: 1st of Rothes, 1st Earl of Rothes, gained title in 1445
Managed by: Shirley Marie Caulk
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About George Leslie, 1st Earl of Rothes

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From the Peerage.com:

    George Leslie, 1st Earl of Rothes was born circa 1417. He was the son of Sir Norman Leslie of Rothes and Christian Seton. He married, secondly, Christian Haliburton, daughter of Walter Haliburton and Isabella Stewart. He married, firstly, Margaret Lundin, daughter of John Lundin of that Ilk, circa 1435. He died circa 1489/90.
    George Leslie, 1st Earl of Rothes gained the title of 1st Earl of Rothes in 1445.

Children of George Leslie, 1st Earl of Rothes and Christian Haliburton

   * Lady Elizabeth Leslie+
   * Andrew Leslie, Master of Rothes+ d. b 3 Aug 1473
   * Christina Leslie+
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George Leslie, 1st Earl of Rothes's Timeline

1406
1406
Rothesay, Bute Island, Bute, Scotland
1432
1432
Age 26
Caithnesshire, Scotland
1441
September 2, 1441
Age 35
Teasses, Fifeshire, Scotland
1449
1449
Age 43
Scotland
1470
1470
Age 64
1490
1490
Age 84
Scotland
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