Sir John Campbell, 1st of Cawdor was born circa 1490 in Scotland, United Kingdom to Archibald Campbell, 2nd Earl of Argyll (1466-1513) and Elizabeth Stuart (c1460-) and died 1 May 1546 of unspecified causes. He married Muriel Calder (-c1575) 1510 JL in Scotland, United Kingdom. Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329)/s.
Sir John Campbell was a Scottish nobleman and the eponymous ancestor of the Campbells of Cawdor.
John was the third son of Archibald Campbell, 2nd Earl of Argyll and Elizabeth, a daughter of John Stewart, 1st Earl of Lennox. He married the daughter and heiress of Sir John Calder of Calder, in 1510, whom his father had kidnapped. He died on 1 May 1546, his wife Muriel dying in 1575.
|Offspring of Sir John Campbell, 1st of Cawdor and Muriel Calder (-c1575)|
|Archibald Campbell of Cawdor (-1551)||Scotland, United Kingdom||December 1551||Isobel Grant (c1520-)|
|Katherine Campbell (-1578)|
|John Campbell (-1585)|
|Janet Campbell (-)|
|Donald Campbell (-)|
|Marjory Campbell (-)|
|Duncan Campbell (-1572)|
|William Campbell (-)|
|Isabell Campbell (-)|
|Alexander Campbell (-)|
|Ann Campbell (-)|
By his wife, Muriel, daughter of John Calder of Calder and Isabella Rose, their children were:
- Archibald Campbell, died in December 1551.
- Katherine Campbell, died on 1 October 1578.
- John Campbell, Bishop of the Isles, died in 1585.
- Janet Campbell
- Donald Campbell
- Marjory Campbell
- Duncan Campbell, died in 1572
- William Campbell
- Isabell Campbell
- Alexander Campbell
- Ann Campbell
- "THE CAMPBELLS OF CAWDOR". Extract from The Great Historic Families of Scotland, By James Taylor, M.A., D.D., F.S.A and published in 1887, found on burkes-peerage.net
|SHORT DESCRIPTION||Scottish nobleman|
|DATE OF BIRTH||c. 1490|
|PLACE OF BIRTH|
|DATE OF DEATH||1 May 1546|
|PLACE OF DEATH|
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