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LESLIE, William 3rd Earl of Rothes
(About 1472-1513)
CRICHTON, William of Frendraught, 3rd Lord Crichton
(About 1443-Before 1493)
STEWART, Margaret
(About 1460-)
LESLIE, George 4th Earl of Rothes, Sheriff of Fife
(About 1492-1558)
CRICHTON, Margaret
(1494-)
LESLIE, Agnes
(About 1536-)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. DOUGLAS, William of Lochleven, then 6th Earl of Morton, Sir

LESLIE, Agnes 1 2

  • Born: About 1536
  • Marriage (1): DOUGLAS, William of Lochleven, then 6th Earl of Morton, Sir 19 August 1554(contract) married about 1565 1

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Agnes married Sir William DOUGLAS of Lochleven, then 6th Earl of Morton, son of Sir Robert DOUGLAS of Lochleven and Margaret ERSKINE, 19 August 1554(contract) married about 1565.1 (Sir William DOUGLAS of Lochleven, then 6th Earl of Morton was born about 1535 and died on 27 September 1606 1.)


  Marriage Notes:

"He (Sir William Douglas) died 27 September 1606, having married, in or before 1565 (contract 19 August 1554, when he was a child) Agnes, daughter of George, fourth Earl of Rothes."

from Scots Peerage (vol 6)




"Lady Agnes Leslie, married to Sir William Douglas of Lochleven... Sir William Douglas was created Earl of Morton. He got a charter to him and Lady Agnes Leslie, his spouse, of the earldom of Morton, 20th July 1589. The daughters of this marriage were so beautiful, that they were called the pearls of Lochleven."

from Family of Leslie 1 2

Sources


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

2 e-books, Historical Records of the Family of Leslie 1067-1869 vol. 2 by Col. Leslie of Balquhain (1869).

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