Edward Bruce (1505 - 1565) MP

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Nicknames: "Sir Edward Bruce"
Birthplace: Blairhall, Clackmannanshire, Scotland
Death: Died in France
Managed by: Matthew MacKinnon Saunders
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About Edward Bruce

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Edward Bruce:

http://www.thepeerage.com/p17983.htm#i179823

Sir Edward Bruce of Blairhall [1]

  • M, #179823,
  • b. 1505,
  • d. 1565
  • Last Edited=20 Mar 2008

Sir Edward Bruce of Blairhall was born in 1505.[2] He was the son of Sir David Bruce of Clackmannan and Janet Blackadder.[2]

He married Alison Reid, daughter of William Reid.[2]

He died in 1565.[2]

Career:

  • In 1537 he had charter of Easter Kennet.[2]
  • In 1540 he had charter of Bergandy and 2/3rds of Shirresmith, from William, commendator of Culross.[2]
  • In 1541 he bought Blairhall.[2] He lived at Blairhall, Clackmannanshire, Scotland.[1]

Children of Sir Edward Bruce of Blairhall and Alison Reid

  • 1. Robert Bruce+[2]
  • 2. Sir George Bruce+[3] d. 6 May 1625
  • 3. William Bruce [4] d. 1609
  • 4. Edward Bruce, 1st Baron Bruce of Kinlosse+[1] b. 1548, d. 14 Jan 1610/11

Citations

  • 1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume II, page 350. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  • 2. [S37] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes (Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003), volume 1, page 1294. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 3. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 1, page 1295.
  • 4. [S37] Charles Mosley, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition, volume 1, page 1296.
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Sir Edward Bruce of Blairhall and Easter Kennet's Timeline

1505
1505
Blairhall, Clackmannanshire, Scotland
1531
1531
Age 26
Blair Hall, Fife, Scotland
1532
1532
Age 27
Blairhall, Clackmannanshire, Scotland
1540
1540
Age 35
Blairhall, Fife, Scotland
1542
1542
Age 37
Blairhall, Fife, Scotland
1545
1545
Age 40
Carnock, Fifeshire, Scotland
1548
1548
Age 43
Blairhall, Fifeshire, Scotland
1552
1552
Age 47
Blairhall, Fife, Scotland
1565
1565
Age 60
France
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Blairhall, , , England