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Robert Stewart

Male Abt 1340 - 1420  (~ 80 years)


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  • Name Robert Stewart  [1
    Alternate birth 1339  [2
    Birth Abt 1340  [3, 4
    Gender Male 
    Alternate death 2 Sep 1420  Stirling Castle, Stirlingshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [5
    Death 3 Sep 1420  Stirling Castle, Stirlingshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4
    Burial Dunfermline Abbey, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3, 4, 5
    Siblings 2 siblings 
    Person ID I27465  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2021 

    Father Robert II, King of Scots,   b. 2 Mar 1316, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this locationd. 19 Apr 1390, Dundonald Castle, South Ayrshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location (Age 74 years) 
    Mother Elizabeth More   d. Bef 1355 
    Marriage Aft 22 Nov 1347  [3, 5
    Notes 
    • Date of the very belated dispensation.
    Family ID F12451  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret Graham,   b. Abt 1334   d. Between 20 Jul 1372 and 4 May 1380 (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Marriage Bef 14 May 1363  [3
    Notes 
    • The petition for dispensation for their marriage was dated 9 Sep 1361, they being related in the 4th degree. He was also related in the 4th degree to both of her previous husbands, John de Moray and Thomas, Earl of Mar.
    Children 
     1. (Unknown) Stewart
    Family ID F16400  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart
    Last Modified 29 Dec 2021 

  • Notes 
    • Earl of Fife and Menteith. Great Chamberlain of Scotland 1383-1407. Created Duke of Albany 28 Apr 1398. Created Earl of Atholl 2 Sep 1403.

      "[G]ained the earldom of Fife in 1372, created Duke in 1398, guardian of Scotland during part of the reigns of Robert II and III, governor of the kingdom 1406-20." [The Ancestry of Charles II, citation details below]

  • Sources 
    1. [S1579] The Royal Descents of 900 Immigrants to the American Colonies, Quebec, or the United States, Who Were Themselves Notable or Left Descendants Notable in American History by Gary Boyd Roberts. Second edition. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2022.

    2. [S800] The Scots Peerage, Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland, Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of That Kingdom. Ed. James Balfour Paul. Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1904-1914.

    3. [S1480] The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England: A Medieval Heritage by Charles M. Hansen and Neil D. Thompson. Saline, Michigan: McNaughton and Gunn, 2012.

    4. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant ed. Vicary Gibbs, H. A. Doubleday, Duncan Warrand, Howard de Walden, Geoffrey H. White and R. S. Lea. 2nd edition. 14 volumes (1-13, but volume 12 spanned two books), London, The St. Catherine Press, 1910-1959. Volume 14, "Addenda & Corrigenda," ed. Peter W. Hammond, Gloucestershire, Sutton Publishing, 1998.

    5. [S50] Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families by Douglas Richardson. Second edition, 2011.