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Robert de Brus

Male - 1221


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Robert de Brus was born in in of Annandale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland (son of William de Brus and Christian); died in 1221; was buried in Guisborough Priory, Yorkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Between 1226 and 1233
    • Alternate death: Bef 23 Jan 1226

    Notes:

    Lord of Annandale.

    Family/Spouse: Isabel of Huntingdon. Isabel (daughter of David of Scotland and Maud of Chester) died before 20 Mar 1252; was buried in Sawtrey Abbey, Huntingdonshire, England. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]

    Children:
    1. Robert de Brus was born about 1220 in of Annandale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; died on 31 Mar 1295 in Lochmaben Castle, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; was buried on 17 Apr 1295 in Guisborough Priory, Yorkshire, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  William de Brus was born in in of Hartlepool, Durham, England (son of Robert II de Brus and Eufemia de Aumale); died about 1205.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Between 1211 and 1212
    • Alternate death: 16 Jun 1212

    Notes:

    Lord of Annandale.

    William married Christian about 1185. Christian (daughter of Walter fitz Alan and Eschyna de London) died after 1245. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 3.  Christian (daughter of Walter fitz Alan and Eschyna de London); died after 1245.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Aft 1240

    Children:
    1. 1. Robert de Brus was born in in of Annandale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; died in 1221; was buried in Guisborough Priory, Yorkshire, England.
    2. Euphame de Brus died about 1267.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Robert II de Brus (son of Robert I de Brus and Agnes); died about 1193.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Abt 1194

    Robert married Eufemia de Aumale. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 5.  Eufemia de Aumale
    Children:
    1. 2. William de Brus was born in in of Hartlepool, Durham, England; died about 1205.

  3. 6.  Walter fitz Alan was born about 1110 (son of Alan fitz Flaald and Aveline de Hesdin); died in 1177; was buried in Paisley Abbey, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

    Notes:

    1st High Steward of Scotland. Founder of Paisley Abbey. Described by A. M. Mackenzie as "a Norman by culture and a Breton by blood." A supporter of the Empress Matilda, he came to Scotland in 1136 and fought for it at the Battle of the Standard, following which David I made him Steward of Scotland and later confirmed the title as a hereditary office.

    Walter married Eschyna de London. Eschyna (daughter of Uhtred fitz Liulf and (Unknown) de London) died after 1197. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 7.  Eschyna de London (daughter of Uhtred fitz Liulf and (Unknown) de London); died after 1197.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate death: Abt 1202

    Notes:

    Also called Eschina of Huntlaw; Eschyna de Molle.

    Children:
    1. 3. Christian died after 1245.
    2. Alan fitz Walter was born between 1156 and 1162; died in 1204; was buried in Paisley Abbey, Renfrewshire, Scotland.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Robert I de Brus was born in in of Annandale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland; died on 11 May 1142.

    Robert married Agnes. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  2. 9.  Agnes

    Notes:

    Per Rosie Bevan on SGM, probably not "Agnes Paynel". William Farrer hypothesized that she was a Sourdeval. The Oxford Dictionary of National Biography calls her "probably daughter of Geoffrey Bainard (sheriff of York before 1100)."

    Children:
    1. Adam I de Brus was born in in of Skelton, Yorkshire, England; died about 1142.
    2. 4. Robert II de Brus died about 1193.

  3. 12.  Alan fitz Flaald (son of Flaald of Dol); died after 1114.

    Notes:

    Sheriff of Shropshire from 1101 onwards. Founded Sporle Priory in Norfolk.

    "[A] favoured supporter of Henry I, who was descended from the hereditary stewards of Dol in Brittany." [Oxford Dictionary of National Biography]

    Alan married Aveline de Hesdin. Aveline (daughter of Ernulf de Hesdin and Emmeline) died after 1148. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  4. 13.  Aveline de Hesdin (daughter of Ernulf de Hesdin and Emmeline); died after 1148.
    Children:
    1. William fitz Alan was born in in of Oswestry, Shropshire, England; died in 1160; was buried in Shrewsbury Abbey, Shropshire, England.
    2. 6. Walter fitz Alan was born about 1110; died in 1177; was buried in Paisley Abbey, Renfrewshire, Scotland.

  5. 14.  Uhtred fitz Liulf was born in in of Mow, Roxburghshire, Scotland (son of Liulf fitz Uhtred); died after 1147.

    Uhtred married (Unknown) de London. (Unknown) (daughter of William de London and Emma de Falaise) was born between 1115 and 1131. [Group Sheet] [Family Chart]


  6. 15.  (Unknown) de London was born between 1115 and 1131 (daughter of William de London and Emma de Falaise).
    Children:
    1. 7. Eschyna de London died after 1197.