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John Stewart

Also Known As: "John Steward"
Birthdate: (51)
Birthplace: Atholl, Perthshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Kincardine O'Neil, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Place of Burial: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of John Stewart, 3rd Earl of Atholl and Grizel Rattray, Countess of Atholl
Husband of Lady Elizabeth Gordon and Margaret Fleming
Father of Elizabeth Stewart; Margaret Abernethy; Janet Stewart; John Stewart, 5th Earl of Atholl and Mary Stewart
Brother of Helen Stewart; Isobel Stewart; Jean (Joneta) Ottirburn; Daughter STEWART, Balfour; [Sir] James Stewart of Balveny and 1 other
Half brother of Elizabeth Stewart and Barbara Muir

Occupation: 4th Earl of Atholl, Chancellor of Scotland
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About John Stewart, 4th Earl of Atholl

Wikipedia Biographical Summary

"John Stewart, 4th Earl of Atholl (died 25 April 1579) was a Scottish noble...

...He was the son of John Stewart, 3rd Earl of Atholl and Grizel Rattray...

...He married:

  1. Elizabeth, daughter of George Gordon, 4th Earl of Huntly and Elizabeth Keith, by whom he had two daughters, one of them Elizabeth Stewart, wife of Hugh Fraser, 5th Baron Lovat (this union led to descent of James Monroe, 5th President of the U.S.A.), Robert Stewart, 6th Earl of Lennox and James Stewart, Earl of Arran; and
  2. The Hon. Margaret Fleming, widow of Robert Graham, Baron Graham, and Thomas Erskine, Master of Erskine. With Margaret, James had three daughters, Jean Stewart, wife of Sir Duncan Campbell, 1st Baronet, Grizel Stewart, wife of David Lindsay, 11th Earl of Crawford and Mary Stewart, wife of Francis Hay, 9th Earl of Erroll, and one son, John Stewart, 5th Earl of Atholl, at whose death in 1595 left the earldom in default of male heirs and reverted to the crown."

SOURCE: Wikipedia contributors, 'John Stewart, 4th Earl of Atholl', Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia, 31 October 2012, 05:43 UTC, <,_4th_Earl_of_Atholl&oldid=520706961> [accessed 28 November 2012]

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John Stewart, 4th Earl of Atholl's Timeline

Atholl, Perthshire, Scotland
Age 16
Age 21
Atholl, Perthshire, Scotland
Age 29
Atholl, Argyall, Scotland
Age 29
Perth, Perthshire and Kinross, UK
May 22, 1563
Age 35
Dunkeld, Perthshire, Scotland
April 24, 1579
Age 51
Kincardine O'Neil, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Lord Chancellor of Scotland