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Marjorie nic Alexandair, of Scotland

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Birthplace: Scotland
Death: Died in Scotland
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Daughter of Alexander II, King of Scots and Isabel Countress of Atholl
Wife of Alan earl of Atholl Durward, Justiciar of Scotia
Mother of N.N. Durward; Ermengarde Durward; Anna Dorsair and Lady Anna countess of fife Durward
Sister of Devorguilla Darnell, of Scotland
Half sister of Christina MacDougall and Alexander III, King of the Scots

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Alan Durward

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Alan had married Marjory, a bastard daughter of King Alexander II, by whom he had three children, Ermengarde (who married William de Soules, the royal butler), Anna (who married Colbán, Mormaer of Fife), and another daughter whose name is not known (she married John Bisset). Alan also had at least one bastard son, Thomas Durward. None of these children carried on their father's illustrious political career.

As for Sir Alan Durward, he was a prominent individual in his day. He

held the office of Usher of the King of Scots, and also served as

Justiciar of Scotland, 1243–1251x1252, 1255. His wife was Marjory,

the illegitimate daughter of Alexander II, King of Scots. In 1255 he

was appointed one of the guardians of King Alexander III of Scotland

during the king’s minority.

Name: Marjorie of SCOTLAND 1

Sex: F

Birth: ABT 1215 in Atholl, Perthshire, Scotland

Death: BEF 1246

Father: Alexander II King of SCOTLAND b: 24 AUG 1198 in Haddington, East Lothian, Scotland

Mother: Isabel 4th Countess of ATHOLL b: ABT 1200 in Atholl, Perthshire, Scotland

Marriage 1 Alan DURWARD , of Hawick, Sir b: ABT 1202 in Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland

Married: in 1st wife 2

Children

Ermengarde DURWARD b: ABT 1233 in Hawick, Roxburghshire, Scotland

Sources:

Title: Newsgroup: soc.genealogy.medieval, at groups - google.com

Page: Norman St. Clair Sulis, 15 Oct 1995

Title: Newsgroup: soc.genealogy.medieval, at groups - google.com

Page: Robert S Baxter, 30 Oct 2000

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