Margaret Kerr, Countess of Erroll

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Margaret Kerr, Countess of Erroll

Birthplace: Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Death: Died in Scotland
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Andrew Kerr, of Auldbounburn and Cessford and Margaret Tweedie
Wife of James Sandilands, Sr., Sir, 5th Laird Of Calder
Mother of Unknown Sandilands and Margaret Sandilands
Sister of Baron Thomas Kerr of Smailholm later of Ferniehurst; Robert Kerr, Abbot at Kelso, Scotland; William Kerr of Yair and Ralph Kerr, Abbot at Kelso, Scotland
Half sister of Walter Kerr, Laird of Cessford and Andrew Ker of Cessford

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About Margaret Kerr, Countess of Erroll

Only daughter. Married 1) Sir James Sandilands of Calder; 5 children 2) William Hay, Earl of Erroll

She is named Countess of Erroll in an order of the court 9 Jul 1532 at which date she was dead: see 'The Scots Peerage', addenda and corrigenda, vol. 8 p. 86.


  1. [S452] #21 The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct, or Dormant (1910), Cokayne, George Edward (main author) and Vicary Gibbs (added author), (New edition. 13 volumes in 14. London: St. Catherine Press,1910-), vol. 5 p. 96.


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Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Age 34
Age 54
July 9, 1532
Age 79