Patrick Stewart, 2nt Yerl o Orkney

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Coat o airms o Yerl Patrick. The first an fowert quarters shaw the Scots ryal airms debruised bi a reebin, a seembol o bastarty, while the seicont an third quarters shaw the airms o the Yerldom o Orkney

Patrick Stewart, Yerl o Orkney, Laird o Zetland[nb 1] (c. 1566[1] – 6 Februar 1615) wis a Scots nobleman, the son o Robert, Yerl o Orkney, a bastart son o Keeng James V. Infamous for his godless naitur an teerannical rule ower Orkney an Shetland, he wis executit for traison in 1615.

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  1. "Zetland" is an airchaic spellin o "Shetland".

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Peter D. Anderson, Black Patie: the Life and Times of Patrick Stewart, Earl of Orkney, Lord of Zetland (Edinburgh, 1992), 148-49.
Precedit bi
Robert Stewart
Yerl o Orkney
1593–1614
Succeedit bi
Forfeit