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James Stewart (1534 - abt. 1605)

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James "6th of Traquair" Stewart
Born in Traquair House, Traquair, Peeblesshire, Scotlandmap
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Husband of — married [date unknown] [location unknown]
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Died about in Traquair House, Traquair, Peeblesshire, Scotlandmap
Stewart-1184 created 21 Feb 2011 | Last modified | Last edit: 16 Sep 2017
05:01: Allan Stuart edited the Other Last Name(s) and Nicknames for James Stewart. [Thank Allan for this]
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Preceded by
William Stewart
6th Laird of Traquair
1605 - Mar 1605
Succeeded by
John Stewart



James Stewart (6th of Traquair) was born in 1534. He was the son of William Stewart, (2nd of Traquair) and his wife Christian Hay.

He was a Lieutenant of the Guard under his brother Sir John Stewart.

He died on 9 March 1606,


James Stewart was married to Catherine Kerr.

Child of James Stewart, 6th of Traquair and Catherine Kerr;

  • 1. John Stewart of Traquair, younger.



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  • This person was created through the import of Acrossthepond.ged on 21 February 2011. Click the Changes tab for the details of edits by others.
  • This person was created through the import of Kahn Family Tree 3.2.11_2011-04-29.ged on 30 April 2011. Click the Changes tab for the details of edits by others.

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On 10 Nov 2015 at 14:13 GMT Gene Adkins Jr. wrote:

Stewart-10715 and Stewart-1184 appear to represent the same person because: Same name, same parents, including Hay, same location, same time frame, 6th of Traquair, died March 09,1606

James is 19 degrees from Kevin Bacon, 18 degrees from Joseph Broussard, 13 degrees from Queen Elizabeth II Windsor and 8 degrees from Isabella I de Castilla y León on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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