John Fraser, of Touchfraser (1317 - c.1335) MP

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Birthplace: of , Zouch Fraser, Stirlingshire, England
Death: Died
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About John Fraser, of Touchfraser

John Fraser of Touch Fraser succeeded as a minor, being about fifteen years of age at the time of his father's death. He is mentioned in a charter of the forest of Craigie, in the thanage of Cowie, where he is called 'nepos' by Robert I. He died young. His wife's name is not known; but he left one daughter and heiress, Margaret, married to William De Keith, Great Marischal of Scotland, who got with her the lands of Touch Fraser and others, including Cowie. [The Scots Peerage VII:429]


John Fraser was born circa 1317.1 He was the son of Sir Alexander Fraser and Lady Mary Bruce.1 He died, in early manhood.1 He lived at Zouch Fraser.2

Child of John Fraser

  1. Margaret Fraser+3,2


  • 1.[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 208. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.
  • 2.[S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998), page 15. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  • 3.[S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family, page 219, says she is son of John's father, Alexander, but Cockayne, vol I, page 79 also states this and vol XIV page 15 corects this.


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John Fraser, of Touchfraser's Timeline

Zouch Fraser, Stirlingshire, England
Age 13
Keithmore, Moray, Scotland
Age 18
Stirling, Scotland
Age 18