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Alaster "Cam" Forbes, 1st of Brux

Also Known As: "Glyed Alester"
Birthdate: (88)
Birthplace: Forbes, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Death: circa 1466 (80-96)
Forbes, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir John "With The Black Lip" Forbes and Margaret Kennedy of Dunure
Husband of Catherine Cameron, of Brux
Father of Thomas “Of The Loch” Forbes, 1st Laird of Echt; Duncan Forbes of Drumalachie; John "the white Laird" Forbes of Brux and Arthur Forbes, of Brux
Brother of Sir Alexander de Forbes, 1st Lord of Forbes; John Forbes of God's Grace; William Forbes, Thane of Kinaldy, 1st of Pitsligo and Kinady Forbes
Half brother of Duncan Forbes, of Auchintoul and Malcolm Forbes, of Culquharry

Managed by: Douglas John Nimmo
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About Alaster "Cam" Forbes, 1st of Brux

From Publications, Volume 34 By Scottish History Society.  Page 236

The Genealogie of Sir John Forbes with the Black Lipp his 4th Son who was Alester Came Forbes or Glyed Alester The first of the House of Brux.

Alester Came Forbes or Glyed Alester Being persecuted by the EarL of Marr for Killing Abergeldie Mouat was Reduced to Straits, but at last obtaining the Earls kindness he gave him in Marriage the Daughter of Sir Hugh Cameron of Brux of which She was Heretrix with the Davoch of Glencona & Glencairne. She bear to him Arthur, John and Duncan of Drumalachie.


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Alaster "Cam" Forbes, 1st of Brux's Timeline

Forbes, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
Age 37
Age 42
Boharm, Bridgefoot, Rayne
Age 52
Drummalachie, Brux
Age 88
Forbes, Aberdeenshire, Scotland