Christian Dunbar (de Brus) (1246 - 1275) MP

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Nicknames: "Christiana"
Birthplace: Seton East
Death: Died
Managed by: Ken Rice
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About Christian Dunbar (de Brus)

SOURCES:

1) GENEALOGY: Royal Ancestors of Magna Charta Barons; Page; 226; G929.72;

C6943ra; Denver Public Library; Genealogy -------------------- This Christina de Brus was born around 1256 and was the daughter of Robert Bruce, 5th Lord of Annandale and Isabel de Clare.

This is not the wife of William de Brus, 3rd Lord of Annandale. That person was also named Christina de Brus, but was born around 1144 and was this Christina's great-grandmother.

Married Patrick II, Earl of Dunbar

From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

He married twice: (1) Christian, [2] [3] daughter of Robert de Brus, 5th Lord of Annandale, the 'Competitor' (1210 - 1295), and (2) Euphemia (d. 1267 at Whittingehame),[4] [5] daughter of Walter FitzAlan, 3rd High Steward High Steward of Scotland and lord of Kyle, Strathgryfe and Bute.

Issue by the first marriage:

Patrick, 7th Earl of Dunbar.

Isabel de Dunbar, who married Roger FitzJohn, of Warkworth, Northumberland (he d. before June 22, 1249 in Normandy).[6] [7]

[edit]Notes

^ Fiona Watson, "Dunbar, Patrick, eighth earl of Dunbar or of March, and earl of Moray (1285–1369)", Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, Sept 2004; online edn, Oct 2005 , accessed 29 July 2007, under Patrick Dunbar, fifth earl of Dunbar (c.1186–1248).

^ Miller, James, The History of Dunbar, Dunbar, 1830, p.24, where she is named "Christian, only daughter of 'the Competitor', Robert Bruce"

^ Burke, Sir Bernard, Ulster King of Arms, Burke's Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages, London, 1883, p.606, which gives this lady the name of 'Christiana' and states that she is the daughter of Robert Bruce, Lord of Annandale

^ Miller, James, The History of Dunbar, Dunbar, 1830, p.18, which states that "Euphemia, daughter of Walter High Steward of Scotland, brought to her marriage the lands of Birkenside in Lauderdale"