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Dorothea de Ross (MacTaggart)

Scots Gaelic: Dìorbhail O'Beolan
Also Known As: "Dorothea O'Bjolans"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Fearn, Ross & Cromarty, Scotland
Death: Died in Lard Torquil Macleod of Lews
Immediate Family:

Daughter of William I, 2nd Earl of Ross and Jean Comyn
Sister of William II, 3rd Earl of Ross

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About Dorothea de Ross


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1 - Dorothea, who married her cousin, Torquil Macleod II. of Lewis, with issue. Dorothea, daughter of William, second O'Beolan Earl of Ross by his wife, Joan, daughter of John the first Red Comyn, and sister of John the Black Comyn, Lord of Badenoch and Earl of Buchan. [ http://www.fullbooks.com/History-Of-The-Mackenzies1.html ]

another source shows her as daughter of her brother William the 3rd Earl.


William, 3rd Earl of Ross, married a lady named Euphemia, who was likely the daughter of Sir Hugh de Berkeley, Justiciar of Lothian.[7] They had three sons and two daughters:[3]

  • Hugh, Earl of Ross
  • Sir John Ross, married Margaret Comyn, daughter of John, Earl of Buchan
  • Sir Walter Ross, killed at Bannockburn
  • Isabella Ross, married Edward Bruce, Earl of Carrick
  • Dorothea Ross, married Torquil MacLeod of Lewis
  • Wikipedia
    • 7. John P. Ravilious, The Ancestry of Euphemia, Countess of Ross: Heraldry as Genealogical Evidence, The Scottish Genealogist, Vol. LV, No. 1 (March 2008), pp. 33–38
    • 3. Paul, Sir James (1909). The Scots Peerage. Edinburgh: David Douglas. Vol Vll, 1910. "The Ancient Earls of Ross" page 234-235
  • http://www.clanmacfarlanegenealogy.info/genealogy/TNGWebsite/getperson.php?personID=I4354&tree=CC
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Dorothea de Ross's Timeline

1238
July 1238
Scotland
1323
January 28, 1323
Age 84
Lard Torquil Macleod of Lews