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Adam Mure of Rowallan, Knight

Nicknames: "Adam Mure", "More", "Muir", "Mohr", "de la Mohr", "Adam of /Rowalian"
Birthdate:
Birthplace: Rowallan Castle, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Rowallan Castle, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir William Mure of Rowallan, Knight and Margaret Lindsay
Husband of Janet Cunningham and Janet Muir of Polkelly
Father of Adam Mure, II; Jean Mure of Rowallan; John More; Christiana Mure of Rowallan; James Mure and 6 others
Brother of Daughter Mure and Reynold Mure

Occupation: Knight, 1st Baron of Rowallan and Pokellie
Managed by: Hannelore Caulk Scheu
Last Updated:

About Adam Mure of Rowallan, Knight

  • Sir Adam Muir1,2,3,4,5
  • M, #3155, b. circa 1275, d. circa 1349
  • Father William Mure d. c 1348
  • Mother (Miss) Lindsay
  • Sir Adam Muir Weis, p. 44, says his wife is Joan Cunningham. He married Joan de Cunningham; Paget thinks that his wife was Jannet Mure of Fokeltie.5 Sir Adam Muir was born circa 1275 at of Rowallan, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland. He died circa 1349.
  • Family Joan de Cunningham
  • Children
    • Adam Mure+ d. 1399
    • Elizabeth Muir+2,3,4,5 b. c 1320, d. b 1355
  • Citations
  • 1.[S269] Unknown author, Lineage and Ancestry of HRH Prince Charles by Gerald Paget, Vol. I, p. 189.
  • 2.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 472.
  • 3.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 538.
  • 4.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 526-527.
  • 5.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 614.
  • From: http://our-royal-titled-noble-and-commoner-ancestors.com/p105.htm#i3155

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  • Sir Adam Mure of Rowallan1
  • M, #102461, d. after 1332
  • Last Edited=23 Mar 2008
  • Sir Adam Mure of Rowallan was the son of William Mure of Rowallan and unknown mother Lindsay. He married, secondly, Janet Mure, daughter of Ronald Mure of Pokellie.1 He married, firstly, Joan Cunningham.1 He died after 1332.2
  • Children of Sir Adam Mure of Rowallan and Janet Mure
    • 1. Elizabeth Mure of Rowallan+ d. b 1355
    • 2. Sir Adam Mure of Rowallan2 d. 1399
  • Citations
  • 1.[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 215. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  • 2.[S1322] David Arathoon, "re: Acheson Family and Campbell Family," e-mail message to Darryl Lundy, 8 April 2005 - 14 July 2006. Hereinafter cited as "re: Acheson Family and Campbell Family."
  • From: http://www.thepeerage.com/p10247.htm#i102461

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  • Elizabeth Mure (died before May 1355) was mistress and then wife of Robert, High Steward of Scotland, and Guardian of Scotland (1338–1341 and from October 1346), who later became King Robert II of Scotland.
  • Elizabeth Mure (Muir) was said to be born at Rowallan Castle. Her parents were Sir Adam Mure of Rowallan, Ayrshire and Janet Mure.
  • She initially became the Steward's mistress. He married her in 1336 but the marriage was criticised as uncanonical, so he remarried her in 1349 following a papal dispensation dated at Avignon 22 November 1347. ....
  • From: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Elizabeth_Mure

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http://familytrees.genopro.com/IainTait/CompleteTreeCompilation/default.htm?page=MureOfRowallan-Elizabeth-ind41128.htm Sir Adam Mure & Joanna Janet Danzielstour Click to view Sir Adam Mure & Joanna Janet Danzielstour in the family tree Click to view Sir Adam Mure & Joanna Janet Danzielstour in the family tree View timeline for this family's branch of the family tree Adam and Joanna Janet were married in a religious ceremony about 1319 in Scotland. They had a daughter named Elizabeth.

     Personal Details
           Male Sir Adam Mure
           Adam was born about 1293 in Rowallan, Kilmarnock, Ayr, Scotland.
           Female Joanna Janet Danzielstour
           Joanna Janet was born about 1275 in Rowallan, Kilmarnock, Ayr, Scotland.  Joanna Janet is no longer alive.

Children *

     Female Elizabeth Mure of Rowallan Countess of Strathearn 
     Elizabeth was born in 1320 in Kilmarnock, Inverness-shire, Scotland.  She died before 1355 in Dundonald, Kyle, Ayrshire, Scotland.
         o Death Notes
               + before 1355

http://www.mathematical.com/mureadam1280.html Sir Adam Mure of Rowallen born about 1290 Rowallan, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland died about 1330

father:

  • William Mure

born about 1265 Rowallan, Ayrshire, Scotland born about 1348

mother:

  • Margaret Lindsey

born about 1261 Craigie, Rowallan, Ayrshire, Scotland (end of information).

siblings: Reynold Mure born about 1291 Rowallan, Ayrshire, Scotland died about 1357 daughter Mure born about 1295 Rowallan, Ayrshire, Scotland daughter Mure born about 1297 Rowallan, Ayrshire, Scotland

spouse:

  • Joanna Danzielstour (Cunningham?)

born about 1275? (end of information).

children:

  • Elizabeth Mure of Rowallen

died about 1355

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-------------------- Sir Adam Muir of Rowallan was married three times;

1) Janet Mure of Pokellie, daughter of Ronald Mure of Pokellie, Grand Daughter of David Mure & Great Grand Daughter of Ranald More of Ireland

2) Joan Cunningham 3) Joanna De Danielstoun

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Sir Adam Mure of Rowallan's Timeline

1290
1290
Rowallan, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
1293
1293
Rowallan Castle, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
1320
1320
Age 27
Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
1325
1325
Age 32
Rowallan, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
1327
1327
Age 34
Norwich, Norfolk, , England
1330
1330
Age 37
Rowallan, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
1337
1337
Age 44
Rowallan, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
1339
1339
Age 46
Rowallan, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
1342
1342
Age 49
Ayr, Scotland, United Kingdom
1344
1344
Age 51
Of Abercorn ( not possesser of land)