Campbell, Archibald 4th Earl of Argyll 1a

Birth Name Campbell, Archibald 4th Earl of Argyll 2a 3a 4a 1b 5a 1c 1d 6a 7a 8 9a
Gender male
Age at Death 49 years, 11 months, 17 days

Narrative

Archibald obtained a charter of the lands of Lorn, &c. in Argyllshire, Menstrie, in the county of Clackmannan, Gloum and Castle Campbell, in Perthshire, and Meikle and Little Pincartouns, in the county of Haddington, 18th June 1525, wherein he is designed son and heir-apparent of Colin Earl of Argyll. He had another charter, 2d November 1533, of the barony of Abernethy, &c. forfeited by the Earl of Angus, wherein he is designed Earl of Argyll,

Archibald had a natural son, Colin, who married the heiress of the sixth Laird of Barbreck, and was father of Colin, eighth laird.

Events

Event Date Place Description Sources
Birth August 1508      
Death 18 July 1558     6b

Parents

Relation to main person Name Birth date Death date Relation within this family (if not by birth)
Father Campbell, Colin 3rd Earl of Argyll9 October 1529
Mother Gordon, Janet11 August 14799 May 1530
         Campbell, Archibald 4th Earl of Argyll August 1508 18 July 1558

Families

Family of Campbell, Archibald 4th Earl of Argyll

   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage 21 April 1541     1e 1f 6c

Family of Campbell, Archibald 4th Earl of Argyll and Hamilton, Helen Countess of Argyll

Married Wife Hamilton, Helen Countess of Argyll ( * + ... )
   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage about 1529      
  Children
Name Birth Date Death Date
Campbell, Colin 6th Earl of Argyll10 September 1584

Family of Campbell, Archibald 4th Earl of Argyll

   
Event Date Place Description Sources
Marriage     Y  
General

CONDITION: This couple had no children.

Source References

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        Archibald Campbell, 4th Earl of Argyll; Justice-General of Scotland; Master of the Household; fought at Pinkie, 1547, and at Haddington, 1548; became a Protestant; d. 1558.

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