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||Archibald Douglas was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.|
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Archibald, 5th Earl of Angus
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David Douglas, 7th Earl of Angus
He married by contract, firstly, Lady Margaret Hepburn, daughter of Patrick Hepburn, 1st Earl of Bothwell and Lady Margaret Gordon, on 26 June 1509.
He married, secondly, Lady Margaret Tudor, daughter of Henry VII Tudor, King of England and Elizabeth Plantagenet, on 4 August 1514 at Kinnoul Church., He and Lady Margaret Tudor were divorced on 11 March 1527/28.
He married, thirdly, Margaret Maxwell, daughter of Robert Maxwell, 4th Lord Maxwell and Janet Douglas, on 9 April 1543. (Maxwell-1846)
He held the office of Member of the Council of Regency between 1517 and 1521. He held the office of Member of the Council of Regency between 1523 and 1526. He held the office of High Chancellor in Scotland in August 1527. He was invested as a Privy Counsellor in 1528.
In 1528 the sentence of forfeiture was pronounced against him, and he retired to England. In March 1542/43 his sentence of forfeiture was reversed. He fought in the Battle of Ancrum Muir in 1545.
He resigned as Earl of Angus on 31 August 1547 and had a regrant of the same, limited to his heirs male.
He fought in the Battle of Pinkie on 10 September 1547.
He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.
This Earl had, for a time, supreme power in Scotland, but in 1528 the young King James V escaped his hands and the sentence of forfeiture was passed against Angus and his kinsmen. On the death of James V, Angus returned to Scotland, and was restored to his honours and possessions.
Child of Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus
Child of Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus and Lady Margaret Tudor
Child of Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus and Margaret Maxwell
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