The History of Leith

July 20, 2012

James Stewart, 2nd Earl of Moray

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

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