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John Rattray

Birthdate: (54)
Birthplace: Rattray,,Perth,Scotland
Death: Died in Flodden, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom
Cause of death: Battle of Flodden
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Silvester Rattray, of that Ilk and Alison Hepburn of Dunsyre
Husband of Matilda Rattray and Elizabeth Rattray
Father of Patrick Rattray; Silvester Rattray of Craighall; John Rattray and Grizel Rattray, Countess of Atholl
Brother of Patrick Rattray and Silvester Rattray

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About John Rattray, of that Ilk

Sir John Rattray, of that ilk, who was knighted by James IV. He m. Elizabeth, dau. of James, second Lord Kennedy, and had three sons and one dau., viz.,

1. John, a military officer, who m. Margaret Abercrombie, but d. in Holland before his father, without issue. 2. Patrick, 3. Sylvester (both these successively heirs.)

1. Grisel, m. to John Steward, third Earl of Athol.

Source: Burke's genealogical and heraldic history of the landed gentry, Volume 2

By John Burke, p. 1100

Sir John Rattray son of Sir Silvester was, as you can see by referring to the notes above, killed at the Battle of Flodden in 1513, along with a very large proportion of the other nobility of Scotland. In the confusion after this the Earl of Atholl (John Stewart, Grizel RattrayÙus husband) claimed the Rattray land.

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John Rattray, of that Ilk's Timeline

Age 20
Age 26
Craighall, Scotland, UK
Age 35
Rattray, Aberdeenshire, Scotland, United Kingdom
Age 52
September 9, 1513
Age 54
Flodden, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom