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Name Archibald Douglas 3rd Earl of Douglas114,139, M
Birth Date abt 1325
Death Date 23 Dec 1400 Age: 75
Death Place Threave, Scotland
Father James Douglas , M (<1298-1330)
Mother ? Unknown , F
Misc. Notes
Archibald Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas was born circa 1325. He was the son of James Douglas. He married Joan Moray, daughter of Sir Morice Moray, 1st Earl of Strathearn and Joan Menteith, after 23 July 1362. He died circa 24 December 1400 in Threave, Scotland. He was buried in Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland.

Archibald Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas was also known as Archibald 'the Grim'. He fought in the Battle of Poitiers on 19 September 1356. He held the office of Lord Warden of the Marches between 1368 and 1400. He succeeded to the title of 3rd Earl of Douglas on 14 August 1388. He was conservator of a peace with the English on 16 July 1390.

Children of Archibald Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas and Joan Moray
Marjorie Douglas+ d. b 11 May 1421
Sir William Douglas+
Archibald Douglas, 4th Earl of Douglas+ b. c 1370, d. 17 Aug 1424
James Douglas, 7th Earl of Douglas+ b. 1371, d. 24 Mar 1442/43
1 Joan Moray114,139, F
Birth Date 1339/1354
Death Date 1403/1409 Age: 64
Father Sir Morice Moray 1st Earl of Strathearn , M (-1346)
Mother Joan Menteith , F (->1367)
Misc. Notes
Joan Moray was born between 1339 and 1354. She was the daughter of Sir Morice Moray, 1st Earl of Strathearn and Joan Menteith. She married, firstly, Sir Thomas Moray, Lord of Bothwell, son of Sir Andrew Moray and Lady Christina Bruce, before 1361. She married, secondly, Archibald Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas, son of James Douglas, after 23 July 1362. She died between January 1403 and August 1409.
From after 23 July 1362, her married name became Douglas.
Marr Date aft 23 Jul 1362
Children Archibald , M (1370-1424)
  James , M (1371-1442)
  William , M (<1372-1392)
  Marjorie , F (-<1421)
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