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Male - Aft 1203

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  • Name Gilchrist  
    Gender Male 
    Died Aft 1203  [1
    Alternate death Between 1207 and 1211  [2
    Person ID I8923  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of TNH, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2017 

    Father Gillebride,   d. Abt 1187 
    Mother (Unknown wife of Gillebride, Earl of Angus) of Dunbar 
    Family ID F2411  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    +1. Duncan,   d. Between 1207 and 1214
    Last Modified 9 Oct 2015 
    Family ID F6462  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Also called Gille Crist. Earl of Angus; according to the Scots Peerage, the first to unambiguously use that title. According to some sources, his son Donnchad was by a marriage to Margaret of Huntingdon, who was at different times married to Conan IV, Duke of Brittany, and Humphrey de Bohun. But nothing of this is seen in SP, and CP calls it "doubtful."

      "Gilchrist, Earl of Angus [S.], br. and h. He was witness in 1198 to a document in the Chartulary of Arbroath Abbey (no. 148), to which Abbey he was a great benefactor. He d. between 1207 and 1211." [Complete Peerage I:146]

  • Sources 
    1. [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.

    2. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here.