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James Stewart, 2nd Earl of Moray
b.c. 1565
d.7 Feb 1592
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Name James Stewart, 2nd Earl of Moray
Gender Male
Birth[1] c. 1565
Marriage 1580 to Elizabeth Stuart, 2nd Countess of Moray
Death[1] 7 Feb 1592


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James Stewart (or Stuart), 2nd Lord Doune and 2nd Earl of Moray (c. 1565 – 7 February 1591/2) was a Scottish nobleman, the son of James Stewart, 1st Lord Doune. The 2nd Earl was murdered by George Gordon, Earl of Huntly, as the culmination of a vendetta. Known as "the Bonnie Earl" for his good looks, he became the subject of a popular ballad, The Bonnie Earl of Moray.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 James Stewart, 2nd Earl of Moray, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia. (Online: Wikimedia Foundation, Inc.).