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John Gordon of Ogilvy

Death: October 31, 1562 (28-29)
Meikle Tap, Aberdeenshire, Scotland (Killed in the Battle of Corrichie)
Place of Burial: Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
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Son of George Gordon, 4th Earl of Huntly and Lady Elizabeth Keith, Countess of Huntly
Husband of Elizabeth Gordon
Brother of Elizabeth Gordon, Countess Atholl; George Gordon, 5th Earl of Huntly; Sir Patrick Gordon; Jean Gordon; Adam Gordon, of Auchindoun and 6 others

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About John Gordon of Ogilvy

"Corriche 1562, The Battle of Corrichie took place around Meikle Tap in 1562, between George Gordon, 4th Earl of Huntly and James Stuart, the new Earl of Moray (half-brother to Mary Queen of Scots). Gordon was killed and his son, Sir John, and other members of his family were later executed at Aberdeen."

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October 31, 1562
Age 29
Meikle Tap, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
St. Nicholas Churchyard, Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom