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Name Beatrix Drummond114,139, F
Father John Drummond 1st Lord Drummond , M (1438-1519)
Mother Lady Elizabeth Lindsay , F (<1447-1509)
1 James Hamilton 1st Earl of Arran114,139, M
Birth Date 1475
Death Date 1529 Age: 54
Father James Hamilton 1st Lord Hamilton , M (1415-1479)
Mother Princess Mary Stewart of Scotland , F (1452-1488)
Misc. Notes
James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran was born circa 1475. He was the son of James Hamilton, 1st Lord Hamilton and Mary Stewart, Princess of Scotland. He married, firstly, Elizabeth Home, daughter of Alexander Home, 2nd Lord Home and Nichole Ker, before 28 April 1490. He and Elizabeth Home were divorced on 16 November 1504 on the grounds that her first husband, Thomas Hay, previously thought dead, was in fact still alive at the time of her marriage to James. He married, secondly, Janet Bethune, daughter of Sir David Bethune, 1st of Creich and Janet Duddingston, between 11 November 1516 and 23 November 1516. He died between 26 March 1529 and 21 July 1529 at Kinneil, Scotland.
James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran succeeded to the title of 2nd Lord Hamilton on 6 November 1479. He fought in the naval expedition by Denmark against Sweden in 1502. He was invested as a Privy Counsellor (P.C.) in 1503. He was created 1st Earl of Arran on 11 August 1503. He was commanded of the a Scottish fleet against England, but accomplished nothing in 1513. He held the office of a Lord of Regency in 1517. He fought in the Battle of Linlithgow on 4 September 1526,, where he commanded the army for the King against Lennox.
Children of James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran
Lady Janet Hamilton+4
Elizabeth Hamilton b. bt 1491 - 1528
Children of James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran and Beatrix Drummond
Margaret Hamilton+ b. b 1505
Sir John Hamilton+ b. b 1512
Children of James Hamilton, 1st Earl of Arran and Janet Bethune
Lady Helen Hamilton+
James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Arran+ b. 1515, d. 22 Jan 1574/75
Children Margaret , F (-<1505)
  John , M (<1512-)
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