NameLord William (7) BORTHWICK 5th Of Borthwick , M
Birth Dateabt 1492
Birth PlaceBorthwick, Midlothian, Scotland
MotherLady Margaret HAY Of Yester , F (~1475-)
Spouses
ChildrenCatherine , F (~1508-)
 Thomas , M (~1509->1528)
 John , M (~1513-1566)
 Janet , F (~1515-)
 Margaret , F (~1518-)
Notes for Lord William (7) BORTHWICK 5th Of Borthwick
On the assumption of the death of a Lord Borthick in 1513, his successor was

William, fifth Lord Borthwick

Source: THE SCOTS PEERAGE, ed. by Sir James Balfour Paul, Vol II, Edinburgh, 1906, pp. 107-08.
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V. William, fifth Lord Borthwick, to whom was intrusted, after the battle of Flodden, the castle of Stirling, with the custody of the infant Monarch, James V.

He appended his seal to the treaty between England and Scotland 7 October 1517. He was guardian of the King’s person from May to September 1517, and again one of the guardians from 1518 to 1522. He was with the King (in Edinburgh Castle) in 1524 and in 1525.

He died between 28 May 1543 and 19 February 1543-44,

having had issue:

1. Thomas, Master of Borthwick, married Mariot, daughter of George, Lord Seton, and died in his father’s lifetime. …
2. John, sixth Lord Borthwick.
3. Catherine, married to Sir James Crichton of Frendraught.
4. Janet, married to Alexander Lauder of Hatton (or Haltoun).
5. Margaret, married to Sir John Borthwick of Cineray, the Reformer …

Source: THE SCOTS PEERAGE, ed. by Sir James Balfour Paul, Vol II, Edinburgh, 1906, pp. 108-09.———————————————
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