Thomas Stewart, Master of Mar

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Sir Thomas Stewart, Master of Mar was an illegitimate son of Alexander Stewart, the earl of Mar. He was the great grandson of King Robert II of Scotland. He died before August 1432. [1]

Alexander Stewart, Earl of Mar 15th-century Scottish nobleman

Alexander Stewart was a Scottish nobleman, Earl of Mar from 1404. He acquired the earldom through marriage to the hereditary countess, and successfully ruled the northern part of Scotland.

Robert II of Scotland King of Scots from 1371 to 1390

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Thomas married Elizabeth, the widow of John Stewart, 2nd Earl of Buchan, who was daughter of Archibald Douglas, 4th Earl of Douglas and Margaret Stewart, Lady of Galloway. [2] They were required to obtain a marriage license, which was granted on 1 May 1427, due to their degrees of consanguinity and affinity. [3]

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He had a son. [4]

Citations

  1. Paul, p. 167
  2. Mosley, p. 2603.
  3. Richardson, pp. 625-626.
  4. "Ancestry of David THOMPSON/THOMSON". www.wellswooster.com. Retrieved 2017-01-08.

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