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Maitland, Sir Richard, of Lethingtonlocked

  • Michael R. G. Spiller


Maitland, Sir Richard, of Lethington (1496–1586), courtier and writer, was probably born at Lethington Castle, the son and heir of Sir William Maitland of Lethington (d. 1513) and Margaret Seton. The family was descended from Thomas de Matalan, who acquired lands in the eastern lowlands of ...

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