NameLord Alexander STEWART Of Cruikston & Darnley , M
Birth Dateabt 1315
Birth PlaceDreghorn, Ayrshire, Scotland
Death Dateaft Aug 1374
FatherSir Alan STEWART , M (~1274-1333)
MotherLady Dreghorn , F
Spouses
Marr Dateabt 1335
ChildrenAlexander , M (~1336-~1405)
Notes for Lord Alexander STEWART Of Cruikston & Darnley
Sir Alan had issue:

1. Sir John Stewart of Cruikston and Darnley …
2. Walter Stewart, died before 1371 without male issue

3. Alexander, who eventually succeeded.

4. Elizabeth, married to John, son of Walter of Hamilton …

Source: THE SCOTS PEERAGE, ed. by Sir James Balfour Paul, Vol V, Edinburgh, 1906, p.344
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Sir Alexander Stewart of Darnley succeeded on the failure of the senior lines.

- He received a charter from King David II of the barony of Cambusnethan 28 December 1345.
- Before 1371, in two charters granted by Robert Stewart, Stewart of Scotland, he is styled ‘Dominus de Cruikston’ and ‘Dominus de Darnley,’ this showing that he had succeeded to his brothers and nephew.
- He received a safe-conduct from King Edward III, of England 26 August 1374.

Sir Alexander had a son:

1. Sir Alexander, his heir.

Source: THE SCOTS PEERAGE, ed. by Sir James Balfour Paul, Vol V, Edinburgh, 1906, p. 345.
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