Sir Alexander Livingston of Callendar

1375–before 6 November 1451 (Age 76)
Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland

The Life Summary of Alexander

When Sir Alexander Livingston of Callendar was born in 1375, in Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland, his father, John Livingston Lord of Callendar, was 25 and his mother, Hannah Menteith, was 8. He married Lady Janet Dauphine Dundas Baroness in 1399, in Port Dundas, Lanarkshire, Scotland. They were the parents of at least 2 sons and 7 daughters. He died before 6 November 1451, in Callander, Stirlingshire, Scotland, at the age of 76.

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Family Time Line

Sir Alexander Livingston of Callendar
1375–1451
Dauphine DeDundas*
1384–1459
Alexander Livingston
1366–1441
Archibald Livingston
Eupham Livingston
Henry Livingston
William Livingston
Alexander Livingston
1382–1451
Janet Livingston
1390–1457
Agnes Livingston
1396–1439
Alexander Livingston
1397–1449
Isabella Livingston
1399–1403
Alexander Livingston
1408–
James Livingstone
1410–1441
Helen Livingston
1412–
Janet Livingston
1428–1439
Alexander Home
1428–1456

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Name Meaning

Scottish: habitational name from a place in Lothian, originally named in Middle English as Levingston. The placename derives from the Middle English personal name Leving (genitive Levinges) + Middle English, Older Scots toun ‘town, village, settlement’.Irish: surname adopted as equivalent of Gaelic Ó Duinnshléibhe and Mac Duinnshléibhe (see Dunleavy ).Americanized form of Jewish Lowenstein .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

Possible Related Names

Dunleavy
Livingstone

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Sir Alexander Livingston

Livingston of Callendar Sir Alexander Livingston     The following account of Sir Alexander Livingston is copied from Sir Hector Livingston Duff, The Sewells of the New World, William Pollard and C …

Sources (5)

  • Sir Alexander Livingstone, of Callendar, Justiciary b. <1375> d. 1451: MacFarlane Clan
  • Dictionary of National Biography, Volumes 1-22
  • Web: Netherlands, GenealogieOnline Trees Index, 1000-2015

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