21 September 1516–4 September 1571 (Age 54)
Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
When Matthew Stewart 4th Earl of Lennox was born on 21 September 1516, in Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, his father, Sir John Stewart 3rd Earl of Lennox, was 21 and his mother, Lady Elizabeth Stewart of Attoll Ross, was 22. He married Margaret Douglas Countess of Lennox on 6 July 1544, in Saint James's Palace, London, England. They were the parents of at least 3 sons. He died on 4 September 1571, in Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland, at the age of 54, and was buried in Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland.
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