Douglas, Archibald 4th Earl of Douglas

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  • Name Douglas, Archibald 
    Suffix 4th Earl of Douglas 
    Born 1370 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I7840  GrangerMusgrave
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2009 

    Father Douglas, Archibald 3rd Earl of Douglas,   b. 1325,   d. 24 Dec 1400, Threave Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 75 years) 
    Mother Moray, Joan,   b. 1339,   d. 1409  (Age 70 years) 
    Family ID F9531  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Stewart, Margaret Lady of Galloway,   b. Abt 1367,   d. Abt 1456  (Age ~ 89 years) 
     1. Douglas, Archibald 5th Earl of Douglas,   b. 1390
     2. Douglas, Lady Elizabeth,   b. 1400
    Last Modified 19 Apr 2020 
    Family ID F5621  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • 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.
      He succeeded to the title of 4th Earl of Douglas [S. 1358] circa 24 December 1400.
      He fought in the invasion of England by the Scots in 1401 which he commanded.
      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.
      He gained the title of Lord of Annandale in 1409.
      He was created 1st Duc de Touraine [France] on 19 April 1424.
      He fought in the Battle of Verneuil on 17 August 1424 fighting against the Duke of Bedford.

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