Sir William Fraser of Cowie and Durris

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William Fraser, Knight

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Birthplace: Annadale, Dumfries-shire, , Scotland
Death: Died in Durham, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Alexander Fraser of Touchfraser and Cowie and Mary Bruce
Husband of Margaret Moray
Father of Alexander Fraser, 1st of Philorth and John Fraser
Brother of John Fraser of Touchfraser and Margaret Fraser of Touchfraser
Half brother of Sir Robert Compton; Dougal Campbell; John Campbell, Earl of Atholl and Duncan Campbell Macdonnachie of Campbell

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About Sir William Fraser of Cowie and Durris

The successor as Representer of this branch of the Frasers, William Fraser of Cowie and Durris, knight, b ca 1318, assisted in the capture of Edinburgh Castle by Sir William Douglas in 1341, m Margaret (still alive 1364), believed to be a dtr of Sir Andrew Moray of Bothwell, and was k 1346 at the battle of Durham while invading England, leaving issue:

  1. Alexander, his heir
  2. John Fraser of Auchinschogill, m Marjory, dtr of Sir John of Monymusk

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Sir William Fraser of Cowie and Durris's Timeline

1318
1318
Annadale, Dumfries-shire, , Scotland
1338
1338
Age 20
1339
1339
Age 21
Scotland
1341
1341
Age 23
Water of Philorth
1346
1346
Age 28
Durham, Scotland