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  James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
James Graham was the chief of Clan Graham.
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose is victorious at the Battle of Tippermuir on 1st September 1644.
Graham was fighting in support of King Charles I. James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose is victorious at the Battle of Aberdeen on 13th September 1644.
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 Clan Graham - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Graham Duke of Montrose and Graham of Gartmore
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose is victorious at the Battle of Inverlochy (1645).
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose who initially supported the Covenanters later became a Royalist in the Scottish Civil War and English Civil War, and while in prison in 1641, the castle was sacked by Lord Sinclair.
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 James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose (1612 - 21 May 1650), was a Scottish nobleman and soldier, who supported Charles I of England in the English CivilWar.
James Graham became 5th earl of Montrose by his father's deathin 1626.
Three times Montrose entered Aberdeen, where he succeeded in his object, on the second occasion carrying off thehead of the Gordons, the marquess of Huntly, as a prisoner to Edinburgh (though in so doing, for the first and last time in his life, he violated a safe-conduct).
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Archibald Campbell Archibald Campbell, 1st Marquess of Argyll and 8th Earl of Argyll (1607 - 27 May 1661) was the de facto head of government in Scotland during most of the Scottish Civil War (which was part of the Wars of the Three Kingdoms).
Montrose can also refer to James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose, as well as his ancestors and offspring (See Duke of Montrose).
Montrose was also the name of a Thoroughbred horse, winner of the Kentucky Derby in 1887.
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 Montrose, James Graham, 1st Marquess and 5th Earl of Montrose - Hutchinson encyclopedia article about Montrose, James ...
Montrose, James Graham, 1st Marquess and 5th Earl of Montrose
Montrose, James Graham, 1st Marquess and 5th Earl of Montrose (1612–1650)
Montrose, James Graham, 5th earl and 1st marquess of
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 Clan Graham
The house of Graham of Montrose stems from the younger son of William de Graham, a descendant of whom acquired Old Montrose and lands around from Robert I (the Bruce) in 1325.
Septs of Clan Graham: Allardice, Bontine, Buntain, Bunten, MacGibbon, MacGilvernock, Macgrime, Menteith.
Sir Robert Graham of Strathcarron, ancestor of the Grahams of Fintry, of Claverhouse, and of Duntrune.
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 James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose,(1612-1650)
Montrose marched south into the borders, hoping to recruit a new force, but instead he was surprised by Leslie, with 6,000 men, and at the battle of Philiphaugh (13 September 1645) his remaining force, largely composed of his loyal Irishmen, was wiped out.
Montrose received this order on 31 May 1646, and after making sure it was genuine, negotiated generous terms - a free pardon for all but three - including Montrose - and those three were to leave the country before 1 September.
Montrose landed at Kirkwall on the Orkneys on 23 March 1650, but failed to raise the support he had expected, and was quickly defeated.
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 thePeerage.com - Christian Carnegie and others   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
She married James Graham, 1st Duke of Montrose, son of James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose and Lady Christian Leslie, on 31 March 1702.
     James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose was born in 1612.
She married James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose, son of John Graham, 4th Earl of Montrose and Lady Margaret Ruthven, on 10 November 1629.
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 Montrose, James Graham, 5th earl and 1st marquess of - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
MONTROSE, JAMES GRAHAM, 5TH EARL AND 1ST MARQUESS OF [Montrose, James Graham, 5th earl and 1st marquess of], 1612-50, Scottish nobleman and soldier.
After the Scottish intervention in the English civil war, Montrose was created marquess and lieutenant general of Scotland by the king.
Never in command of a very large army, Montrose was successful because of his brilliant strategy and his spirited leadership of the fierce Highland clansmen, whose numbers were augmented by a small Irish force.
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 Famous Scots - James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose (1612-50)
Graham was brought up at Kincardine Castle and succeeded his father as 5th earl of Montrose, November 14, 1626.
Montrose obtained a commission as Lieutenant-general in Scotland from the king at Oxford, passed back into Scotland in disguise and raised the dis-affected and largely Catholic clans of the Highlands, plus some Irish soldiers, on behalf of the king.
Montrose had arrived late for the battle, when it was already lost, but had to be dissuaded from entering the fray by his companions.
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 James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose - InfoSearchPoint.com   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose (1612 - May 21, 1650), became 5th earl of Montrose by his father's death in 1626.
In the Scottish parliament which met in September, Montrose found himself in opposition to Argyll, who had made himself the representative of the Presbyterian and national party, and of the middle classes.
Montrose, on the other hand, wished to bring the kings authority to bear upon parliament to defeat this object, and offered him the support of a great number of nobles.
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 ipedia.com: James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose, was a Scottish nobleman and soldier, who supported Charles I of England in the English Civil War.
James Graham became 5th earl of Montrose by his father's death...
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose (1612 - 21 May 1650), was a Scottish nobleman and soldier, who supported Charles I of England in the English Civil War.
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 Duke of Montrose   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
James Graham 5th Earl of Montrose (1612 - 1650) (became Marquess of Montrose in 1644)
James Graham 4th Marquess of Montrose (1682 - 1742) (became Duke of Montrose in 1707)
James Graham 1st Duke of Montrose (1682 - 1742)
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 Archibald Campbell, 1st Marquess of Argyll   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Archibald Campbell, 1st Marquess of Argyll and 8th Earl of Argyll and chief of Clan Campbell, (1607 – 27 May 1661) was the de facto head of government in Scotland during most of the conflict known as the Wars of the Three Kingdoms).
On 2 February 1645, when following Montrose northwards, Argyll was surprised by him at Inverlochy and witnessed from his barge on the lake, to which he had retired owing to a dislocated arm, a fearful slaughter of his troops, which included 1500 of the Campbells.
In 1646 he was sent to negotiate with the king at Newcastle after his surrender to the Scottish army, when he endeavoured to moderate the demands of the parliament and at the same time to persuade the king to accept them.
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 James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose Feature Page on Undiscovered Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
By now Montrose had come to view Archibald Campbell, the 1st Marquess of Argyll, and the main force behind the Presbyterian Covenanters, as a larger threat to his own view of the way Scotland should be governed than the King.
So although Montrose fought for the Scots against the King in the Second Bishops' War he was afterwards arrested for conspiracy against Argyll and imprisoned in Edinburgh Castle in June 1641.
Montrose was taken to Edinburgh, where he was executed on 21 May 1650.
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 More info about the poet: James Graham Marquis of Montrose - references bibliography
James Graham, Marquis of Montrose was one of the four men who wrote the Covenant in Greyfriars Kirk, Edinburgh, in 1638 to preserve Presbyterianism.
James Graham was born in 1612 and spent much of his boyhood at the family...
Montrose was handsome and brave, a soldier and a poet.
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 Hamilton, James Hamilton, 3d marquess and 1st duke of - HighBeam Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
HAMILTON, JAMES HAMILTON, 3D MARQUESS AND 1ST DUKE OF [Hamilton, James Hamilton, 3d marquess and 1st duke of] 1606-49, Scottish nobleman; grandson of John Hamilton, 1st marquess of Hamilton.
He succeeded (1625) his father as marquess of Hamilton and earl of Cambridge and was appointed (1628) privy councilor in Scotland.
Later his attempt to come to terms with Archibald Campbell, 8th earl of Argyll, apparently gave rise (1641) to the obscure plot known as the Incident, devised by James Graham, 5th earl of Montrose, to seize and probably murder Hamilton, his brother William (later 2d duke of Hamilton), and Argyll.
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He was educated at theUniversity of St Andrews, and at the age of seventeen married Magdalene Carnegie, daughter of Lord Carnegie (afterwards Earl of Southesk).
Crossing to the mainland, he tried in vain to raise the clans, and on 27 April he was surprised and routed at Carbisdale in Ross-shire.
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 Montrose   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Montrose (1612-1650) was one of the most romantic figures in seventeenth century Scotland, a poet as well as a dashing general supporting Charles I.
This portrait may have been painted by William Dobson when Montrose was with the King in Oxford from 1643 to 1644.
In the late summer of 1644, Montrose raised the Highland clans for the King, and was joined by the Earl of Antrim with an Irish force and men from north east Scotland.
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 Le Montrose Suite Hotel   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
Montrose is the name of several places in the world.
Montrose can also refer to James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose, as well as his ancestors and offspring.
Montrose wasalso the name of a Thoroughbred horse, winner of the Kentucky Derby in 1887.
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 Le Montrose Suite
Montrose F.C. Montrose F.C. is a football team currently playing in the Scottish Football League.
Montrose have spent the vast majority of their recent history in the relative obscurity of the Third Division.
The ship is named after the port of Montrose and is strongly linked with the town and the region of Angus.
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 Campaign of the Marqius of Montrose 1644-45
James Graham, 5th Earl and later 1st Marquis of Montrose, was born in 1612 and studied at St Andrews University.
As the country moved into ever more turbulent times, Montrose’s sympathies moved back from the Presbyterian extremists towards Charles I. He would not support the Scottish Parliament joining with the Roundheads and was jailed in Edinburgh Castle for five months.
His body parts were displayed in cities across the kingdom for ten years, till Charles II was restored and arranged for him Scotland’s greatest ever State funeral.
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 graham02
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose (b 1612, d 21.05.1650)
Margaret Campbell (dau of Sir Dugald Campbell, 1st Bart of Auchinleck)
Matilda Scrymgeour (dau of Sir James Scrymgeour of Dudhope, Constable of Dundee)
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 thePeerage.com - Grizel Leslie and others   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-31)
She married, firstly, James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose, son of James Graham, 2nd Marquess of Montrose and Lady Isabel Douglas.
He was the son of James Graham, 2nd Marquess of Montrose and Lady Isabel Douglas.
He was the son of James Graham, 3rd Marquess of Montrose and Lady Christian Leslie.
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 James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose (1612-1650), Soldier
James Graham, 1st Marquess of Montrose (1612-1650), Soldier
Montrose was a Royalist soldier 'of most resolute and undaunted spirit'.
He was the first to cross the Tweed when Scottish Covenanting armies invaded England in 1640 and he later raised an army for the King in Scotland.
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