Robert de Brus, 4th Lord of Annandale

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Robert de Brus

Also Known As: "The Noble", "4th Lord of Annandale or Baron of Annandale", "Robert de Bruce Lord of Annandale", "Robert de Bruce // IV L of Annandal", "The Competitor", "Lord Annandale", "Lord of Annandale (Forth)", "Robert The /Bruce/", "213", "4th Lord of Annandale", "Earl of /Carrick/..."
Birthdate: (31)
Birthplace: Annandale, Dumfrieshire, Scotland
Death: between circa 1226 and 1245 (23-58)
Stilton, Cambridgeshire, England
Place of Burial: Guisborough, Yorkshire, England
Immediate Family:

Son of William de Brus, 3rd Lord of Annandale and Christine mac Uchtred, Countess of Dunbar
Husband of Isabel De Bruce (Huntingdon)
Father of Robert de Brus, 5th Lord of Annandale; Bernard de Brus, of Conington and Exton; William Bruce and Beatrice de Brus, of Annandale
Brother of John de Bruce

Occupation: Lord (Baron) of Annandale 1196-1245, 4th Baron Annandale, 4th Baron of Annandale, Earl of Carrick, Lord of Anandale, Gov of Carlisle Castle, 3rd Lord of Annandale, Earl of Carrick Constable of Carlisle Castle Govnr of Carlisle Castle
Managed by: James Fred Patin, Jr.
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About Robert de Brus, 4th Lord of Annandale

Robert de Brus, 4th Lord of Annandale Born ca. 1195 Died 1226-1233 or 1245 Buried Gisborough Priory, Guisborough, Yorkshire Predecessor William de Brus, 3rd Lord of Annandale Consort Isobel of Huntingdon Offspring Robert de Brus, 5th Lord of Annandale Father William de Brus, 3rd Lord of Annandale Mother Christina

He was the son of William de Brus, 3rd Lord of Annandale and Christina.

Robert IV married Isabella, the second daughter of David of Scotland, 8th Earl of Huntingdon, by which marriage he acquired the manors of Writtle and Hatfield Broadoak, Essex in England.[3] They had his heir and successor:

   * Robert V de Brus.

He died sometime between 1226 and 1233, and was buried in Gisborough

Notes ^ Dictionary of National Biography ^ ^ Richardson, Douglas, Magna Carta Ancestry, Baltimore, Md., 2005, p.731-2, ISBN0-8063-1759-0

References Duncan, A. A. M., ‘Brus , Robert (II) de, lord of Annandale (d. 1194?)’, in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 accessed 14 Nov 2006


Children of Robert de Brewes, Lord of Annandale and Lady Isabella of Huntingdon Bernard Bruce, Lord of Connington and Exton+ d. c 5 Aug 1266 Beatrice de Brewes d. b Jul 12736 Sir Robert de Brus, Lord of Annandale+ b. 1210, d. 31 Mar 12955

Citations [S8] Charles Mosley, editor, Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition, 2 volumes (Crans, Switzerland: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 1999), volume 1, page 13. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 106th edition. [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 IX, page 483. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 193, says 1245. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume IX, page 483, says 1276. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume II, page 358. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family, page 193. [S77] Leslie Stephen, editor, Dictionary of National Biography (London, U.K.: Smith, Elder & Company, 1908), volume III, page 115. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.,_4th_Lord_of_Annandale

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Robert de Brus, 4th Lord of Annandale's Timeline

Annandale, Dumfrieshire, Scotland
Age 7
Carrick, Argyllshire, Scotland
Age 15
Annandale, Dumfriesshire, Scotland
Age 20
Connington, Huntingdonshire, England
Age 31
Stilton, Cambridgeshire, England
Age 31
Guisborough, Yorkshire, England
September 20, 1932
Age 31
March 21, 1933
Age 31
October 3, 1938
Age 31