BIOGRAPHY OF LUDOVIC STEWART 2ND DUKE LENNOX, 1ST DUKE RICHMOND 1574-1624

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: STEWART

Descent English Royalty: 6G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 9G Grandson John "The Good" II King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 15G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

On 29 Sep 1574 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond was born to Esmé Stewart 1st Duke Lennox (32) and Catherine Balsac

On 26 May 1583 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond (8) succeeded 2nd Duke Lennox, 2nd Earl Lennox (6C 1581)

Before Jun 1590 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond and Sophia Ruthven were married

Around Aug 1598 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond (23) and Jean Campbell were married

In 1603 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond (28) was appointed 395th Knight Garter: James I

On 16 Jun 1621 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond (46) and Frances Howard (42) were married

In 1623 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond (48) was created 1st Duke Richmond (1C 1623), 1st Earl Newcastle upon Tyne (1C 1623)

On 16 Feb 1624 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond (49) died

After 16 Feb 1624 Ludovic Stewart 2nd Duke Lennox, 1st Duke Richmond was buried at Westminster Abbey

ANCESTRY

Father: Esmé Stewart 1st Duke Lennox (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: John Stewart 5th Lord Aubigny (4G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: John Stewart 3rd Earl Lennox (5G Grandson Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: Matthew Stewart 2nd Earl Lennox (10G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John Stewart 1st Earl Lennox (9G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Alan Stewart

4G GrandMother: Catherine Seton (8G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Montgomerie

4G GrandFather: Alexander Montgomerie 1st Lord Montgomerie

2G GrandMother: Elizabeth Hamilton (4G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: James Hamilton 1st Lord Hamilton

3G GrandMother: Mary Stewart (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: James II King Scotland (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland (8G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandMother: Isabel or Elizabeth Stewart (3G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Stewart 1st Earl Atholl (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: James "Black Knight of Lorn" Stewart

4G GrandFather: John Stewart

4G GrandMother: Isabel Macdougall

3G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Queen Consort Scotland (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset (Grandson Edward III King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Holland (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

2G GrandMother: Eleanor Sinclair

GrandMother: Anne Queuille

Mother: Catherine Balsac