John Graham, 4th Earl of Montrose

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Jump to: navigation, search

John Graham, 4th Earl of Montrose (1573–1626) was a Scottish nobleman, Earl of Montrose from 1608 to the 1620s. He was for a time Lord President of the Privy Council of Scotland.


He married Lady Margaret Ruthven, daughter of William Ruthven, 1st Earl of Gowrie and Dorothea née Stewart. They had:

  • James Graham, 5th Earl of Montrose, later 1st Marquess of Montrose.
  • Lilias Graham, married Sir John Colquhoun of Luss, 1st Baronet.
  • Elizabeth Graham
  • Margaret Graham married Archibald Napier, 1st Lord Napier of Merchistoun.
  • Dorothea Graham married Sir James Rollo, Younger of Duncrub.
  • Katherine Graham
  • Beatrix Graham married David Drummond, 3rd Lord Maderty.