1-4 of 4 results  for:

  • Royalty, rulers, and aristocracy x
  • public official (general) x
  • protestant tendencies x
Clear all

Article

Ker, Sir Thomas, of Ferniehirst (d. 1586), border chieftain and administrator, was the second son of Sir John Ker (d. 1562), laird of Ferniehirst, and his wife, Katherine Ker of Cessford. Thomas inherited the Ferniehirst estates on his father's death in 1562 and married ...

Article

Lyon, Sir Thomas, of Auldbar, master of Glamis (c. 1546–1608), nobleman and administrator, was the second son of John Lyon, seventh Lord Glamis (b. c. 1521, d. in or before 1559), and his wife, Jean, daughter of Robert Keith, master of Marischal; he was perhaps two years younger than his elder brother, ...

Article

North, Roger, second Baron North (1531–1600), nobleman and administrator, was born on 27 February 1531 in the parish of St Thomas the Apostle in London, the first child in the family of two sons and two daughters of Edward North, first Baron North...

Article

Stewart, James, earl of Arran (c. 1545–1596), courtier and administrator, was the second son of the eight children of Andrew Stewart, second Lord Ochiltree (1521?–1594?), and his first wife, Agnes Cunningham (d. in or after 1557), daughter of John Cunningham of Caprington...