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KENNEDY, James of Dunure, Sir
(About 1382-Before 1408)
(About 1376-About 1458)
MAXWELL, Herbert Lord Maxwell, Sir
(About 1390-1453)
HERRIES, Daughter
(About 1393-)
KENNEDY, Gilbert of Dunure, Lord Kennedy
(About 1406-1478)
MAXWELL, Katherine
(About 1415-)
KENNEDY, John 2nd Lord Kennedy
(About 1441-1509)


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1. MONTGOMERIE, Elizabeth

2. GORDON, Elizabeth
3. KENNEDY, Elizabeth

KENNEDY, John 2nd Lord Kennedy 1 2 4

  • Born: About 1441
  • Marriage (1): MONTGOMERIE, Elizabeth Before 25 March 1459(1460) 1 2
  • Marriage (2): GORDON, Elizabeth Before 12 July 1471(charter) 1 2 3
  • Marriage (3): KENNEDY, Elizabeth after 17 April 1500 1
  • Died: by 23 May 1509 1

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John married Elizabeth MONTGOMERIE, daughter of Sir Alexander MONTGOMERIE Lord Montgomerie and Margaret BOYD, Before 25 March 1459(1460).1 2 (Elizabeth MONTGOMERIE was born about 1440 and died by 1471 1.)

  Marriage Notes:

"John Lord Kennedy married, first, before 25 March 1459-60, Elizabeth, second daughter of Alexander, first Lord Montgomerie, as he had a charter on 25 March 1460, to himself and Elizabeth Montgomerie his wife."

from Scots Peerage (vol 2)

"Elizabeth, married, before 25 March 1460, as his first wife, to John, second Lord Kennedy."

from Scots Peerage (vol 3) 1 2

John next married Elizabeth GORDON, daughter of Sir Alexander SETON, THEN GORDON Earl of Huntly and Elizabeth CRICHTON, Before 12 July 1471(charter).1 2 3 (Elizabeth GORDON was born about 1446 and died on 17 April 1500 1.)

  Marriage Notes:

"He (John Kennedy) married, secondly, Elizabeth, daughter of Alexander, Earl of Huntly, and widow of Nicholas, Earl of Erroll. He married her before 30 June 1471, when he resigned certain lands in her favour."

from Scots Peerage (vol 2)

"Nicholas, second Earl of Erroll .... married .... Elizabeth (Gordon), contract dated 15 November 1461. She married, secondly, John, Lord Kennedy, and had a charter for life, and after her decease to her husband and his heirs, of the lands of Gassillis and Dunure 12 July 1471."

from Scots Peerage (vol 3)

"Elizabeth ... married, secondly, before 12 July 1471, John, Lord Kennedy, having issue to both husbands."

from Scots Peerage (vol 4) 1 2

John next married Elizabeth KENNEDY after 17 April 1500.1 (Elizabeth KENNEDY was born about 1475 and died after 7 May 1533 1.)

  Marriage Notes:

"He (John Kennedy) appears to have married a third wife, Elizabeth Kennedy, who survived him and married a William Power, as on 7 May 1533 she is named as the wife of Power and the relict of the late John, Lord Kennedy, in an action as to certain contracts about her terce."

from Scots Peerage (vol 2) 1


1 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 2 (1905).

2 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 3 (1906).

3 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 4 (1907).

4 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 1 (1904).

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