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Sir Thomas Erskine, 2nd Lord Erskine

Birthdate: (75)
Birthplace: Erskine, Renfrewshire, UK
Death: Died in Erskine, Renfrewshire, UK
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Robert Erskine, 1st Lord Erskine and Elizabeth Lindsay, of Crawford
Husband of Lady Janet Douglas
Father of Mariota Muriella Keith; Elizabeth Erskine; Helen Erskine; Jean Erskine and Sir Alexander Erskine, 3rd Lord Erskine
Brother of Janet Erskine; Christian Erskine; John Erskine; Malcolm Erskine and Margaret Erskine

Occupation: 2nd Lord Erskine, de jure 14th Earl of Mar
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About Sir Thomas Erskine, 2nd Lord Erskine,_2nd_Lord_Erskine

Thomas Erskine, 2nd Lord Erskine (d. 1494), de jure 14th Earl of Mar, was a Scottish peer.

Erskine was the son of Robert Erskine, 1st Lord Erskine, and Elizabeth, daughter of David Lindsay, 1st Earl of Crawford. He married Janet Douglas. They had several children. One daughter, Helen, married Humphrey Colquhoun of Luss, son of Sir John Colquhoun of Luss. Another daughter, Margaret, married William Keith, 1st Earl Marischal.[1]

Lord Erskine died in 1494 and was succeeded by his son, Alexander.

Thomas Erskine, the King's bodyguard, foiled the Gowrie Conspiracy and was enobled as Lord Erskine by James II in 1460.

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Erskine, Renfrewshire, UK
Age 12
Selkirkshire, Scotland
Age 18
Erskine, Renfrewshire, Scotland
Age 20
Selkirkshire, Scotland
January 10, 1459
Age 41
Colquhoun, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Age 75
Erskine, Renfrewshire, UK