Birth Dateabt 1443
Birth PlaceHuntly Castle, Huntly, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death Date1528
ChildrenElizabeth , F
 George , M (~1510-1575)
Notes for Adam (Spouse 1)
Alexander and Elizabeth had the following children:

2. George, second Earl of Huntly.
3. Sir Alexander of Midmar, afterwards of Abergeldie. ...

4. Adam, Dean of Caithness, who had several natural sons, and a daughter, Elizabeth, married to John Gordon of Deskford ..., and he is represented by the Gordons of Beldornie, Wardhouse, Embo, Invergordon, Ardoch, Carroll, and others.

5. William, named after Alexander, and described a brother of Alexander in the charter ...
6. Margaret, contracted, before 9 November 1457, to Nicholas, second Earl of erroll, but for some reason, perhaps her death, the marriage didnot take place.
7. Elizabeth, married (contract dated 15 November 1461) to the above-named Nicholas, second Earl of erroll, who died in 1470. she married, secondly, before 12 July 1471, John, Lord Kennedy, having issue to both husbands.
8. Christian, married, before 8 July 1468, to William, Lord Forbes.
9. Catherine, contracted on 30 September 1461, to marry Archibald, eldest son of George, Earl of Angus. He was then a boy about twelve years old. The marriage, however, did not take place.

Source: THE SCOTS PEERAGE, ed. by Sir James Balfour Paul, Vol IV, Edinburgh, 1906, pp. 521-26

The first Gordon of Baldorney was George, son of Adam, Dean of Caithnes, who was erd son of the 1st Earl of Huntly.

The Dean died in 1528.

Source: THE LATER GORDONS OF BELDORNEY …, by Captain Douglas Wimberley, Banff, 1904, p. 1.
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