Alexander Gordon, 1st Yerl o Huntly

Frae Wikipedia
Jump to navigation Jump to search

The Yerl o Huntly
Marquess of Huntly arms.svg
Coat o airms o the Yerls o Huntly
Personal details
Dee'd 15 July 1470 (1470-07-16)
Huntly
Spoose(s) Egidia Hay
Elizabeth Circhton
Mither Elizabeth Gordon
Faither Alexander Seton, Laird Gordon

Alexander Seton, 1st Yerl o Huntly (dee'd 15 Julie 1470), that adoptit the faimily name o Gordon frae aboot 1457, wis a pouerfu 15t-century Scots magnate. He wis knichtit in 1439/1440 an wis Laird o Badenoch, Gordon, Strathbogie an Cluny.