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: Bruce of Annandale, Bruce of Carrick, Bruce of Exton, Bruce of Scotland
Sir Robert de Bruce, 2nd Lord of Annandale b c1103, d 1194
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m Euphemia sometimes shown as 'of Aumale'
1. Robert de Bruce dvpsp 1191
m 1183 Isabel natural dau of William 'the Lion', King of Scotland, she m2. Robert de Ros
2. William de Bruce, 3rd Lord of Annandale b c1142, d 1215
m Christina she m2. Patrick, Earl of Dunbar see note below
A. Sir Robert de Bruce, 4th Lord of Annandale d 1245
m Isabel de Huntingdon b 1206, d c1251, dau of David, Earl of Huntingdon
Isabel was a niece of the Scots Kings Malcolm IV and William 'the Lion'. It was because of this connection that her great-grandson Robert became entitled to claim the throne.
i. Sir Robert de Bruce, 'the Competitor', 5th Lord of Annandale b 1210, d before 03.05.1294
m1 1240 Isabel de Clare b 1226, d 1254, dau of Gilbert de Clare, 1st Earl of Gloucester, 5th Earl of Hertford
a. Sir Robert de Bruce, 'Earl of Carrick', 6th Lord of Annandale b 07.1243, d by 04.04.1304
Sir Robert's 1st wife is normally recorded as Marjory, Countess of Carrick. However, as reported on RZmisc02, it seems that the Isobel who married Thomas Randolph was Robert's daughter before his marriage to Marjory. As he was about 28 at the time of that marriage, it is quite possible that he did have an earlier marriage or perhaps more likely 'a liaison'.
m1 ?? partner unknown
1 ?? possibly Isobel Bruce
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m Sir Thomas Randolph d before 1306, Chamberlain
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m2 1271 Marjory, Countess of Carrick d 1292, dau of Neil, Earl of Carrick
2 Robert 'the' Bruce, King Robert I of Scots b 11.07.1274, d 07.06.1329 §A
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ancestors line R
The following comes from TSP Scotland.
m1 c1295 Isobel of Mar dau of Sir Donald, 6th Earl of Mar
A Marjorie Bruce
J
m Walter Stewart, 6th High Steward of Scotland b 1292, d 1325
J
Their son became King Robert II.
m2 1302 Elizabeth de Burgh d 1327, dau of Richard de Burgh, Earl of Ulster
B David Bruce, King David II of Scots b 05.03.1323-4, dsp 22.02.1370-1
m1 17.07.1328 Joanna d 14.08.1362, dau of King Edward II of England
m2 c 20.02.1363-4, divorced 1369-70 Margaret Drummond d 1375, dau of Sir Malcolm Drummond
C Matilda Bruce d 20.07.1353
m Thomas Isaac
i Joan Isaac
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m Ewen John MacDougall of Lorn, Chief of the Dougalls
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ii Catherine Isaac dsp
D Margaret Bruce d by 11.1347
m 1343 William Sutherland, 5th Earl 'King' of Sutherland d 1370
E John Bruce d young
partners unknown
F Margaret Bruce a 29.02.1364
m Robert Glen
G Elizabeth Bruce
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m by 1365 Walter Oliphant of Aberdalgie, Sheriff of Stirling a 10.1378
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H+ other issue - Sir Robert d Dupplin 12.08.1332, Nigel of Carrick d Durham 17.10.1346, Christian of Carrick
3 Edward Bruce, Earl of Carrick, King of Ireland d 14.10.1318
m/p. Isabel of Strathbogie d 1317, dau of John of Strathbogie, Earl of Atholl
A Alexander Bruce, 'Earl of Carrick' d Halidon Hill 19.07.1333
m Eleanor Douglas dau of Archibald Douglas, Regent
TCP Carrick notes that Alexander dspm and that the following daughter is often attributed to him but adds "there seems to be no evidence of her existence".
i ? Eleanor Bruce
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m Sir William de Cunynghame of Kilmaurs, 'Earl of Carrick'
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4 Sir Thomas Bruce d 1307
m Helen of Erskine
5 Isobel Bruce
This Isobel is often identified as the wife of Sir Thomas Randolph and mother of Thomas, 1st Earl of Moray. We show that Isobel as Isobel's half-sister above.
m 1292-3 Eirik II Magnusson, King of Norway b 1268, d 15.07.1299
TSP Carrick, Bruce reports that "There is no foundation for the alleged second and third marriages of Isobel to an Earl of Atholl and an Alexander Bruce."
6 Mary Bruce d 22.09.1323
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m1 c1312 Sir Neil Campbell of Lochow
m2 1316 Sir Alexander Fraser of Touchfraser & Cowie d Dupplin 1332
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7 Christina Bruce d 1357
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m1 Gartney / Gratney, 7th Earl of Mar d by 09.1305
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m2 Sir Christopher Seton d by 1307
m3. c10.1325 Sir Andrew Moray of Bothwell, Regent b 1298, d 1338
8 Matilda/Maud Bruce d by 1329
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m c1308 Sir Hugh, 4th Earl of Ross d Halidon Hill 19.07.1333
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9 Margaret Bruce
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m Sir William de Carlyle d before 03.1329
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10+ other issue - Alexander d 1307, Dean of Glasgow, Sir Nigel d 1306, dau de Bruce m David, lord of Brechin d 1320
m3. Alianora a 1306, she m2. Richard de Waleys
b. William de Bruce
m Elizabeth de Sully dau of Raymond de Sully
c. Sir Bernard de Bruce of Connington and Exton
m1 Alicia de Clare
m2 Constance de Lorleyn
The following connection comes from BE1883 Bruce of Anandale which does not show who was mother of ...
1 Sir John Bruce of Exton, Rutland
A Jane Bruce of Exton
m Sir Nicholas Green
i Joan or Alianore Green of Exton
m Sir Thomas Culpeper
d. Richard de Bruce d by 01.1286-7
e. Sir John de Bruce not mentioned by TSP Carrick
1 Sir Robert de Bruce d Dupplin 1332
As noted on Bruce03, the ancestry of Thomas, 1st of Clackmannan, is unclear. This is just one of several possibilities.
m Helena Vipont dau of Allan Vipont of Lochleven
A Thomas Bruce, 1st of Clackmannan d by 1384
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m Marjory Charteris
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f. Isabel de Bruce probably of this generation
m John FitzMarmaduke of Stranton
1 Richard FitzMarmaduke dsp?
m Eleanor
2 Mary FitzMarmaduke
m Robert de Lumley b by 1272, d before 13.07.1308
m2 by 11.1275 Cristiana de Ireby d 1305, dau of Sir William de Ireby
g. ?? Christina Christian de Bruce
Although shown by various web sites, this Christina mayy never have existed because:
1 TSP specifically reports that her alleged mother Cristiana, widow of Thomas Lascelles and Adam de Gesemuth, "had no issue by her third husband".8
2 She is identified by various web sites as being her own great-grandmother, the Christina, widow of William de Bruce of Annandale above, who married Patrick, Earl of Dunbar, before 1218.
ii. Beatrice de Bruce
m by 1221 Hugo de Neville
B.+ other issue - William, John
3. Euphemia de Bruce possibly of this generation
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m Ivone de Kirkpatrick a 1232
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Sources: TSP Bruce of Carrick with some support from BE1883 Bruce of Annandale
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