Lady Matilda DE BRUCE

Female 1287 - 1329  (42 years)

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  • Name Matilda DE BRUCE 
    Prefix Lady 
    Born 1287 
    Gender Female 
    Died 1329 
    Person ID I19340  Kirkpatrick Family
    Last Modified 5 Jun 2021 

    Father Robert DE BRUCE, Senior,Earl of Carrick,6th Lord of Annandale,   b. 1243,   d. 1304, transit to Annandale Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Mother Marjorie CARRICK, ,Countess of Carrick.,   b. 1256,   d. 1292  (Age 36 years) 
    Married 1271 
    • Robert , newly returned from the Crusade, visited the Countess to bring her the news of her widowhood. He encountered her while she was hunting, she judged him a worthy trophy, and the consequence was his capture and enforced sojourn in her castle until he married her a few days later. Cynics and historians insist that this was a ruse to allow Alexander III to take a lenient view of their having married without his consent, and when he seized her castle and lands she regained them with payment of a fine. Marjorie was the the young widow of Adam of Kilconquhar,who died in 1271,in the English Crusade.
    Family ID F2208  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Hugh DE ROSS, ,4th Earl of Ross,   d. 19 Jul 1333, Halidon Hill Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Married 1308  Orkney Isles Find all individuals with events at this location 
     1. Matilda(Marjory) DE ROSS,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. William DE ROSS, ,5th Earl of Ross,Lord of Skye,   d. 1372
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F2225  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also known as Maud

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