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Sir Alexander Seton
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Birth: unknown
Death: Jul. 15, 1470, Scotland

1st Earl of Huntly, Lord of Badenoch

Son of Sir Alexander Seton and Elizabeth Gordon, grandson of Sir William Seton and Janet Flemming, Sir Adam Gordon and Elizabeth Keith. Great grandson of Lady Jean Stewart, daughter of Robert Brus II, King of Scotland.

Husband of Gille Hay, daughter and heiress of Sir John Hay of Tullibody and Margaret, daughter of Sir John of Ralstoun. They married shortly after 08 Jan 1427 and had one son, Sir Alexander.

Secondly, husband of Elizabeth Crichton, daughter of William Crichton, Lord Crichton, Chancellor of Scotland. They were married before 18 Mar 1440 and had four sons and four daughters; Sir George, Earl of Huntley, Sir Alexander, Adam - Dean of Caithness, William, Margaret, Elizabeth - wife of Nicholas, Earl of Erroll and John, Lord Kennedy, Christian - wife of William, Lord Forbes, and Catherine. Sir Alexander reportedly had two more daughters by an unknown wife.

Sir Alexander died at Huntly and was buried at the cathedral church at Elgin. 
 
Family links: 
 Children:
  George Gordon (1455 - 1501)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Holy Trinity Churchyard
Elgin
Moray, Scotland
 
Created by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Record added: Mar 25, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 107276283
 


- JARROTT P. COX
 Added: Oct. 4, 2013
 
 
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