Patrick Ruthven, 3rd Lord Ruthven (c. 1520 – 13 June 1566) played an important part in the political intrigues of the 16th century Scotland. He succeeded to the lordship in December 1552. The Ruthven lordship encompassed the offices of Provost and Constable of Perth, and Sheriff of Strathearn . Contents 1 Life 1.1 Quest for wealth and advancement
Patrick Ruthven, 3rd Lord Ruthven, (born c. 1520—died June 13, 1566, Newcastle upon Tyne, Northumberland, Eng.), Protestant who played an important role in the political intrigues of 16th-century Scotland. Having been one of the leaders of the reforming opposition to the regent Mary of Lorraine, Ruthven was prominent in arranging the marriage ...
26 de abr. de 2022 · Patrick, third Lord Ruthven, born about 1520, and educated at St. Andrews. He was one of the most noted nobles in the reign of Queen Mary, belonging to the party which sided with the Reformers. He was an adherent of Darnley, and was the principal actor in the murder of Riccio, 9 March 1566, having risen from a sick-bed for the purpose.
When Sir Patrick Ruthven 3rd Lord of Ruthven was born in 1520, in Ruthven Castle, Perthshire, Scotland, his father, Sir William Ruthven, 2nd Lord, Sherif of Perth, was 20 and his mother, Janet Halyburton 6th Lady Dirletoun, was 17. He married Lady Janet Douglas Baroness of Ruthven on 8 August 1546, in Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.
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Patrick Ruthven, earl of Forth, (born c. 1573—died Feb. 2, 1651, Dundee, Scot.), supreme commander of the Royalist forces of Charles I during the early phases of the English Civil Wars. A descendant of the 1st Lord Ruthven (d. 1528) in a collateral line, he distinguished himself in the service of Sweden, which he entered about 1606.
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Patrick Ruthven, tercer Lord Ruthven (c. 1520 - 13 de junio de 1566), jugó un papel importante en las intrigas políticas de la Escocia del siglo XVI. Ascendió al señorío en diciembre de 1552. El señorío de Ruthven abarcaba las oficinas de preboste y alguacil de Perth y alguacil de Strathearn .