Douglas, Archibald 5th Earl of Douglas

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  • Name Douglas, Archibald 
    Suffix 5th Earl of Douglas 
    Born 1390 
    Gender Male 
    Person ID I7841  GrangerMusgrave
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2009 

    Father Douglas, Archibald 4th Earl of Douglas,   b. 1370 
    Mother Stewart, Margaret Lady of Galloway,   b. Abt 1367,   d. Abt 1456  (Age ~ 89 years) 
    Family ID F5621  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Graham, Lady Eupheme,   d. 1468 
    Married Abt 1423 
    Children 
     1. Douglas, Margaret,   d. Abt 1474
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2009 
    Family ID F5627  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Archibald Douglas 5th Earl of Douglas was styled as Earl of Wigtoun between 1410 and 1424.
      He fought in the Battle of Baugé on 22 March 1420/21.
      He was created Comte de Longueville [France] before 1424.
      He held the office of Scottish Ambassador to England in 1424 for the ransom of King James I.
      He succeeded to the title of Duc de Touraine on 17 August 1424.
      He succeeded to the title of 5th Earl of Douglas [S. 1358] on 17 August 1424.
      He held the office of a Regent of the Kingdom in 1437.
      He held the office of Lieutenant-General of the Kingdom in 1438.


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