Person:Archibald Douglas (60)

Archibald "the Grim" Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas
b.abt 1328 Scotland
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Name Archibald "the Grim" Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas
Gender Male
Alt Birth? 1325 Hermiston, Roxburghshire, Scotland
Birth[1] abt 1328 Scotland
Marriage 23 Jul 1362 Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotlandto Joan Moray
Death[1] 1400 Threave Castle, Dumfries and Galloway, Scotland
Burial? Bothwell, Lanarkshire, Scotland

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Archibald the Grim also known as Blak (Black) Archibald (c. 1328–1400), 3rd Earl of Douglas, Earl of Wigtown, Lord of Douglas, Lord of Bothwell and Lord of Galloway was a late medieval Scottish magnate. Archibald the Grim was a bastard son by an unknown mother of Sir James "the Black" Douglas, Robert I's trusted lieutenant. A first cousin of William Douglas, 1st Earl of Douglas, he inherited the earldom of Douglas and its entailed estates as the third earl following the death without legitimate issue of James 2nd Earl of Douglas at the Battle of Otterburn.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Archibald the Grim, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).
  2.   Archibald Douglas, 3rd Earl of Douglas, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.