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Sir John Campbell, 1st of Cawdor was born circa 1490 in Scotland, United Kingdom to Archibald Campbell, 2nd Earl of Argyll (1466-1513) and Elizabeth Stuart (c1460-) and died 1 May 1546 of unspecified causes. He married Muriel Calder (-c1575) 1510 JL in Scotland, United Kingdom. William I of England (1027-1087), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329), Alfred the Great (849-899)/s, Charlemagne (747-814)/s, Hugh Capet (c940-996)/s, William I of England (1027-1087)/s, Rollo of Normandy (860-932)/s.


Sir John Campbell was a Scottish nobleman and the eponymous ancestor of the Campbells of Cawdor.

John was the third son of Archibald Campbell, 2nd Earl of Argyll and Elizabeth, a daughter of John Stewart, 1st Earl of Lennox. He married the daughter and heiress of Sir John Calder of Calder, in 1510, whom his father had kidnapped. He died on 1 May 1546, his wife Muriel dying in 1575.


Siblings


Offspring of Archibald Campbell, 2nd Earl of Argyll (1466-1513) and Elizabeth Stewart (c1464-)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Janet Campbell (1468-c1546) 1468 Scotland, United Kingdom 1546 Scotland, United Kingdom John Stewart, 2nd Earl of Atholl (aft1475-1521)
Dugal Campbell (c1475-1565)
Archibald Campbell, 1st of Skipness (1478-1537)
Margaret Campbell (c1485-1555)
Colin Campbell, 3rd Earl of Argyll (c1486-1529) 1486 9 October 1529 Jean Gordon (aft1473-)
Isabel Campbell (1489-1529)
John Campbell, 1st of Cawdor (c1490-1546) 1490 Scotland, United Kingdom 1 May 1546 Muriel Calder (-c1575)
Donald Campbell (1492-1562)
Catherine Campbell (c1500-)
Ellen Campbell (1503-)
Dugal Campbell (c1512-1588)


Children


Offspring of Sir John Campbell, 1st of Cawdor and Muriel Calder (-c1575)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Archibald Campbell of Cawdor (-1551) 9999 Scotland, United Kingdom December 1551 Isobel Grant (c1520-)
Katherine Campbell (-1578)
John Campbell (-1585)
Janet Campbell (-)
Donald Campbell (-)
Marjory Campbell (-)
Duncan Campbell (-1572)
William Campbell (-)
Isabell Campbell (-)
Alexander Campbell (-)
Ann Campbell (-)


By his wife, Muriel, daughter of John Calder of Calder and Isabella Rose, their children were:

  • Archibald Campbell, died in December 1551.
  • Katherine Campbell, died on 1 October 1578.
  • John Campbell, Bishop of the Isles, died in 1585.
  • Janet Campbell
  • Donald Campbell
  • Marjory Campbell
  • Duncan Campbell, died in 1572
  • William Campbell
  • Isabell Campbell
  • Alexander Campbell
  • Ann Campbell

References

Persondata
NAME Campbell, John
ALTERNATIVE NAMES
SHORT DESCRIPTION Scottish nobleman
DATE OF BIRTH c. 1490
PLACE OF BIRTH
DATE OF DEATH 1 May 1546
PLACE OF DEATH


Footnotes (including sources)

‡ General



Robin Patterson

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