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  1. Maitland, William

    Scottish politician and reformer, the Secretary Lethington of Queen Mary's reign; played a prominent part in the various movements of his time, but gained the confidence of no party; he adhered to the party of Moray as against the extreme measures of Knox, and proved a highly astute ambassador at the English Court; he connived at Rizzio's murder, but regained Mary's favour, and when she fled to England he, though joining with the new government, acted in her interest and formed a party to restore her to power; he and Kirkcaldy of Grange were forced to surrender, however, at Edinburgh in 1573, and Maitland afterwards died in Leith prison (1525-1573).


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of maitland, william in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of maitland, william in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9

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