Sir William RUTHVEN, 2nd Lord Ruthven[1, 2]

Male Abt 1500 - 1552  (~ 52 years)


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  • Name William RUTHVEN  [1, 2
    Prefix Sir 
    Suffix 2nd Lord Ruthven 
    Born Abt 1500  Kinnaird, Perth and Kinross, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 2, 3
    Gender Male 
    LifeSketch https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Ruthven,_2nd_Lord_Ruthven  [3, 4
    Sheriff of Perth Perth, Perthshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Died 3 Dec 1552  Castle Gowrie, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [1, 3
    Person ID I24141  YOUNG, Richard Perry
    Last Modified 20 Jul 2018 

    Father William RUTHVEN, Master of Ruthven,   b. 12 Jul 1478, Ruthven Castle, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Sep 1513, Killed in the Battle of Flodden Field, Braxton, Northumberlandshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 35 years) 
    Mother Lady Catherine BUTTERGASK, Baroness Ruthven,   b. 6 Mar 1483, of , Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Abt 1547, Kynnard, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Married Abt 1501  of , , Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Family ID F1501  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Jeanette HALYBURTON, Lady Dirleton,   b. 19 Apr 1503, Dirleton, East Lothian, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 23 Mar 1543, Kinnaird, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Married Abt 1519  Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  [6
    Children 
     1. Patrick RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1520, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 13 Jun 1566, Newcastle-Upon-Tyne, Northumberland, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 46 years)
     2. Alexander RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1522, Gowrie, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Oct 1599, Kynnard, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 77 years)
     3. Lady Katherine RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1525, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 3 Apr 1584, Glenorchy, Argyllshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 59 years)
     4. Lilias RUTHVEN,   b. 27 Jan 1526, Drummond, Inverness-shire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 7 Jul 1579, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 53 years)
     5. James RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1527, Ruthven, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Jan 1553, Forteviot, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 26 years)
     6. Henry RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1528, Perth, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jan 1540  (Age ~ 12 years)
     7. William RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1530, Gowrie, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 May 1543, Ruthven, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 13 years)
     8. Christian RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1532, Kinnaird, Pitlochry, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 15 Oct 1597, Lundie, Angus, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 65 years)
     9. Cecelia RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1535, of , , Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Jul 1589, Kynnard, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
     10. Margaret RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1536, Kynnard, Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     11. Barbara RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1540, of , Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 21 Jul 1594, of , , Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 54 years)
     12. Janet RUTHVEN,   b. Abt 1542, of , Perthshire, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Dec 1593  (Age ~ 51 years)
    Last Modified 14 Oct 2017 11:41:00 
    Family ID F1458  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Life Sketch

      "At the parliament held at Edinburgh in March 1543, after the death of King James V, Ruthven spoke on behalf of the laity being granted liberty to read the Scriptures in the English tongue; and at the same parliament he was chosen one of the eight noblemen, two of whom were to have the charge of the young queen every three months... Ruthven was appointed keeper of the privy seal in July 1546 ."

      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/William_Ruthven,_2nd_Lord_Ruthven

      ***

      Father of Patrick Ruthven, 3rd Lord Ruthven, who "played an important part in the political intrigues of the 16th century" including leading a the murderous attack on Queen Mary's secretary David Rizzio.

      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Patrick_Ruthven,_3rd_Lord_Ruthven

      https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/David_Rizzio

      ***
           --- on FamilySearch  13 Oct 2017

  • Sources 
    1. [S22] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 27 Apr 2017), entry for Katherine Ruthven, person ID LVKH-87H. (Reliability: 3).

    2. [S22] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 5 May 2017), entry for Patrick Ruthven, person ID LRRY-6WV. (Reliability: 3).

    3. [S22] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 5 May 2017), entry for William Ruthven, person ID LRRY-L8T. (Reliability: 3).

    4. [S22] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 27 Apr 2017), entry for William Ruthven, person ID LRPM-NJ5. (Reliability: 3).

    5. [S22] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 1 May 2017), entry for Catherine Buttergask, person ID L857-MRN. (Reliability: 3).

    6. [S22] FamilySearch (http://new.familysearch.org), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, ((http://new.familysearch.org)), accessed 29 Apr 2017), entry for Janet Halyburton, person ID LRPM-J1N. (Reliability: 3).