Sir Alexander Gordon (5 March 1585-)

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Father:1Alexander Gordon (1552-6 December 1594), 11. Earl of Sutherland
Mother:2Jane Gordon (1546-14 May 1629)
Spouses and relationship events
Married:3Margaret Macleod of Assynt (-)
Born:45 March 1585Dunrobin Castle [building], Golspie [Unknown/Unspecified], Sutherland [county], Scotland [country], United Kingdom [country]
Personal Info
He was educated with his brothers. He aided his brother. Sir Robert, in the management of the Sutherland estates. He held the lands of Navidale and others in the parish of Kildonan. He was knighted by King James VI in 1617 at Holyrood. He went to Ireland 1631; returned to Scotland in 1636. Again went to Ireland, but though researches have been made in that country nothing further has been discovered regarding him.5


1 Sir James Balfour Paul, Lord Lyon King of Arms, The Scots Peerage Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, Volume VIII: (Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1911), Sutherland, p. 343-46, XIII Alexander.
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