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GRAY, Patrick Master of Gray
(About 1420-1464)
FORBES, Annabella
(About 1420-)
STEWART, John of Balvenie, 1st Earl of Atholl, Sir
(About 1439-1512)
DOUGLAS, Margaret 'Fair Maid of Galloway'
(1430-About 1474)
GRAY, Andrew 2nd Lord Gray
(About 1448-1513)
STEWART, Elizabeth(1)
(About 1462-)
GRAY, Janet
(About 1485-1539)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. CHARTERIS, John of Cuthilgurdy
2. WEMYSS, David of that Ilk, Sir
3. KEITH, William younger, of Inverugie, Sir

4. CAMPBELL, James 2nd of Lawers

GRAY, Janet 2 3 5

  • Born: About 1485
  • Marriage (1): CHARTERIS, John of Cuthilgurdy 1
  • Marriage (2): WEMYSS, David of that Ilk, Sir between 1508 and 1512 1 2
  • Marriage (3): KEITH, William younger, of Inverugie, Sir 1 3 4
  • Marriage (4): CAMPBELL, James 2nd of Lawers 5
  • Died: October 1539 2 4

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Janet married John CHARTERIS of Cuthilgurdy.1 (John CHARTERIS of Cuthilgurdy was born about 1475 and died by 1508 1.)


  Marriage Notes:

"William (younger of Inverugie), who in 1517-18 is described as son and heir of Sir William Keith. He also predeceased his father, having married Janet, fourth daughter of Andrew, second Lord Gray, widow respectively of John Charteris of Cuthilgurdy, and after 1508 of Sir David Wemyss of that Ilk, who fell at Flodden. William had issue two daughters, his co-heiresses, who are always mentioned as heirs of their grandfather Sir William ..."

from Scots Peerage
1

Janet next married Sir David WEMYSS of that Ilk, son of Sir John WEMYSS of Strathardle, then of Wemyss and Christian ABERNETHY, between 1508 and 1512.1 2 (Sir David WEMYSS of that Ilk was born about 1470 and died on 9 September 1513 in Battle of Flodden Field, Northumberland, England 1.)


  Marriage Notes:

"William (younger of Inverugie), who in 1517-18 is described as son and heir of Sir William Keith. He also predeceased his father, having married Janet, fourth daughter of Andrew, second Lord Gray, widow respectively of John Charteris of Cuthilgurdy, and after 1508 of Sir David Wemyss of that Ilk, who fell at Flodden. William had issue two daughters, his co-heiresses, who are always mentioned as heirs of their grandfather Sir William ..."

from Scots Peerage (vol 6)




"He (David Wemyss) married, secondly, between 1508 and 1512, Janet Gray, fourth daughter of Andrew, second Lord Gray, widow of John Charteris of Cuthil Gurdy. She survived her second husband, and married, thirdly, William Keith, sometime heir of Sir William Keith of Inverugie. She married, fourthly, about 1530, James Campbell of Lawers."

from Scots Peerage (vol 8)




"Sir David Wemyss was twice married, first, in 1493, to Euphemia Lundy, probably a daughter of Lundy of that ilk ; secondly, before 1512, to Janet Gray, daughter of Andrew, third Lord Gray, and widow of John Charteris of Cuthilgurdy. Janet Gray survived her second husband for twenty-six years, dying in October 1539."

from Family of Wemyss

Note:

Andrew Gray (died 1514) was 2nd Lord Gray; the 3rd Lord Gray was Patrick (died 1541).
1 2 5

Janet next married Sir William KEITH younger, of Inverugie, son of Sir William KEITH of Hythie, 4th of Inverugie and Janet DUNBAR.1 3 4 (Sir William KEITH younger, of Inverugie was born about 1479 and died between 1518 and 24 May 1521 1 4.)


  Marriage Notes:

"William (younger of Inverugie), who in 1517-18 is described as son and heir of Sir William Keith. He also predeceased his father, having married Janet, fourth daughter of Andrew, second Lord Gray, widow respectively of John Charteris of Cuthilgurdy, and after 1508 of Sir David Wemyss of that Ilk, who fell at Flodden. William had issue two daughters, his co-heiresses, who are always mentioned as heirs of their grandfather Sir William ..."

from Scots Peerage (vol 6)
1

Janet next married James CAMPBELL 2nd of Lawers, son of John CAMPBELL of Lawers and Unknown.5 (James CAMPBELL 2nd of Lawers was born about 1490.)


  Marriage Notes:

"He (David Wemyss) married, secondly, between 1508 and 1512, Janet Gray, fourth daughter of Andrew, second Lord Gray, widow of John Charteris of Cuthil Gurdy. She survived her second husband, and married, thirdly, William Keith, sometime heir of Sir William Keith of Inverugie. She married, fourthly, about 1530, James Campbell of Lawers."

from Scots Peerage (vol 8) 5

Sources


1 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 6 (1909).

2 e-books, Memorials of the Family of Wemyss of Wemyss vol.1 by William Fraser (1888).

3 e-books, Politics and protestant Lordship in North East Scotland during the reign of James VI: The life of George Keith, fourth Earl Marischal, 1554-1623 by Miles Kerr-Peterson (2016) PhD thesis, University of Glasgow.

4 e-books, The Keiths of Inverugie by Mike Wade (2021 https://www.patrickspeople.scot/).

5 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 8 (1911).


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