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About Elizabeth de Bruce

Walter Oliphant, who, with his spouse, Elizabeth, daughter of Robert the Bruce, has a charter of the lands of Gask in 1364, and in the same year of the lands of Pitkiery. (1)

Married

  1. Sir Walter Oliphant, of Aberdalgie,   b. Abt 1313, of, Aberdalgie, Perthshire, Scotland ,   d. Aft 20 Oct 1378 

Children 

  1. Sir John Oliphant of Aberdalgie   d. Abt 1417. Married 1) daughter of Borthwick 2) daughter of Home
  2. Sir Walter Oliphant of Kellie   d. Aft 1411. Married Elisabeth Erskine.
  3. Malcolm Oliphant

Comments

" The statement of some moderns that Elizabeth was a natural daughter of King Robert is an inference from the silence of the chroniclers, and from that only. The records prove nothing on this point. [7]"

Citations

  • 7. 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, with Armorial Illustrations (1904-1914), Paul , Sir James Balfour, (9 volumes. Edinburgh: D. Douglas, 1904-1914), FHL book 941 D22p; FHL microfilms104,157-104,161., vol. 6 p. 537.

Sources

The East Neuk of Fife: its history and antiquities (Google eBook).  Walter Wood.  D. Douglas, 1887 - Fife (Scotland) - 586 pages.  Pp 258-259

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Elizabeth de Bruce's Timeline

1317
1317
Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland
1339
1339
Age 22
Scotland
1340
1340
Age 23
Forfarshire, Scotland
1341
1341
Age 24
Aberdalgie, Perthshire, Scotland
1364
1364
Age 47
Scotland
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