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Eupheme (Amie) MacRuaridh

Also Known As: "Amie MacDonald"
Birthplace: Moidart, Kingdom of the Isles, Scotland
Death: circa 1350
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Roderick MacRuare of Garmoran and unknown N.N
Ex-wife of John MacDonald, Lord of the Isles
Mother of Ranald MacDonald, 1st Chief of Clan MacDonald; Godfrey MacDonald, Lord of Uist and Garmoran; John MacDonald and Marjorie MacDonald
Sister of Ruaidhri mac Ruaidhri

Occupation: heiress of Roderick MacRuari of Garmoran.2 And built inter alia Castle Tioram and Castle Clanranald
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About Eupheme MacRuaridh (Macruari)

Amie, daughter of Ranald, Lord of Garmoran, heiress of Clan Ruairi, of Glengarry. John divorced Amie to m2nd Margaret, daughter of Robert the Second, King of Scotland. ___________________________________________

Amie MacRuari1 F, #146979 Last Edited=7 Jun 2014

    Amie MacRuari is the daughter of Ruari MacRuari of Gamorgan.1 She married Iain Macdonald, Lord of the Isles, son of Angus 'Oig' Macdonald, Lord of the Isles and Agnes O'Cathan, circa 1337, by Papal dispensation.1 She and Iain Macdonald, Lord of the Isles were divorced.2
    After her divorce she returned to her fatehr's lands, and built Castle Tioram and Castle Clanranald on Loch Moidart.2 She was also known as Eupham.1 From circa 1337, her married name became Macdonald.1 Children of Amie MacRuari and Iain Macdonald, Lord of the Isles Iain Macdonald+1 d. c 1369 Godfrey Macdonald+1 Reginald MacDonald, 1st of Clanranald and 1st of Glengarry+2 d. 1386 Citations [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 449. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37] [S37] BP2003. [S37] _________________________________________________________

Euphemia MacRuare1,2 Last Edited 4 Apr 2020 F, #37487 Father Roderick MacRuare Charts Pedigree of James Irvine

    Euphemia MacRuare and Ian (John) MacDonald, 7th Lord of the Isles obtained a marriage license on 4 June 1337; Date of Papal Dispensation being related in the 4th degree of kindred. They had 3 sons (John; Reynold; & Godfrey).2,3 Euphemia MacRuare and Ian (John) MacDonald, 7th Lord of the Isles were divorced before 14 June 1350. Family Ian (John) MacDonald, 7th Lord of the Isles d. 1387 Children	 Agnes MacDonald+ d. b Mar 1414 Ranald MacDonald, 1st Lord Moydart & Glengarry+ d. 1386 Citations [S575] Unknown author, The Complete Peerage, by Cokayne, Vol. VII, p. 76. [S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. III, p. 552. [S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. I, p. 628. ____________________________________________________ The clan Donald

States that John "the good of Isla" and Amy had 8 sons. 1- John 2- Reginald or Randall 3- Godfrey 4- Donald, the successor, 5- John Mor Tanistear 6- Angus 7- Alexander was known as Alastair Carrach 8- Hugh whos ancestor name changed to McIntoshes

This is just a list of Amy's sons. Amy was John's 2nd wife. There are other children listed for John to include a natural son named Donald, a hostage in the hands of the king. And 2 daughters Mary and Margaret. John's family by his 1st wife cut off from succession to the lordship of the Isles. _______________________________________________________

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Eupheme MacRuaridh (Macruari)'s Timeline

Moidart, Kingdom of the Isles, Scotland
Perthshire, Scotland
Age 23