George Douglas, 4t Yerl o Angus

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George Douglas, 4t Yerl of Angus, Laird Douglas, Abernethy an Jedburgh Forest (c. 1427 – 12 Mairch 1463)[1] wis a Scots nobleman. He wis the son o William Douglas, 2nt Yerl o Angus an Margaret Hay o Yester. Kent as the Great Yerl o Angus,[2] he succeedit tae the Yerldom follaein the daith o his bairnless brither James Douglas, 3rd Yerl o Angus in 1446.[1] He wis tae acome the first Reid Chief o Douglas.

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  1. 1.0 1.1 Alan R. Borthwick, ‘Douglas, George, fourth earl of Angus (c.1417–1463)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004.
Peerage o Scotland
Precedit bi
James Douglas
Yerl o Angus
Succeedit bi
Archibald Douglas