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Earl Archibald DOUGLAS (c. 1370-1424)

1. Earl Archibald DOUGLAS, son of Earl Archibald DOUGLAS (c. 1325-1400) and Joan MORAY (aft1339-bef1409), was born circa 1370. He had the title '4th Earl Douglas'. He died on [Julian] 17 August 1424. He married Margaret STEWART.

 

Archibald Douglas, 4th Earl of Douglas also went by the nick-name of Archibald 'Tyneman'. He held the office of Lord Warden of the Marches in 1400.2 He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Douglas [S., 1358] circa 24 December 1400.2 He fought in the invasion of England by the Scots in 1401, which he commanded.2 He fought in the Battle of Homildon Hill on 14 September 1402, where he was wounded in 5 places, lost an eye, and was taken prisoner by Henry Hotspur, whom he afterwards joined in a rebellion against King Henry IV.2 He gained the title of Lord of Annandale in 1409.5 He was created 1st Duc de Touraine [France] on 19 April 1424.5 He fought in the Battle of Verneuil on 17 August 1424, fighting against the Duke of Bedford.5.

 

Margaret STEWART and Archibald DOUGLAS had the following children:

 

Elizabeth DOUGLAS (aft1385-bef1451). Elizabeth was born between 1385 and 1401. She died before 1451.

Second Generation

2. Earl Archibald DOUGLAS, son of James DOUGLAS, was born circa 1325. He had the title '3rd Earl of Douglas'. He married Joan MORAY after 23 July 1362. He died on [Julian] 24 December 1400 in Threave, Scotland. He was buried in Bothwell Castle, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

 

He was also known as Archibald 'the Grim'. He fought in the Battle of Poitiers on 19 September 1356.3 He held the office of Lord Warden of the Marches between 1368 and 1400.3 He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Douglas [S., 1358] on 14 August 1388.1 He held the office of Conservator of a peace with the English on 16 July 1390.3.

 

3. Joan MORAY, daughter of Sir Morice MORAY and Joan MENTEITH, was born between 1339 and 1354. She died between 1403 and 1409. She and Archibald DOUGLAS had the following children:

 

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Archibald DOUGLAS (c. 1370-1424)

Third Generation

4. James DOUGLAS, son of Sir William of DOUGLAS, was born before 1298. He had the title 'Lord of Douglas'. He died in 1330.

 

James DOUGLAS had the following children:

 

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Archibald DOUGLAS (c. 1325-1400)

 

5. Sir Morice MORAY had the title 'Earl of Stratherne'. He married Joan MENTEITH.

 

6. Joan MENTEITH has few details recorded about her. She and Morice MORAY had the following children:

 

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Joan MORAY (aft1339-bef1409)