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Robert de Colquhoun of Luss, Knight

Birthplace: Luss, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Death: Died in Luss, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Humphrey IV de Colquhoun, Knight and N. N.
Husband of ... de Luss, Heiress of Luss
Father of Robert Colquhoun; Sir Humphrey Colquhoun of Luss; Margaret Colquhoun and Patrick Colquhoun

Occupation: 5th Lord of Colquhoun, 1st Lord of Luss
Managed by: Hannelore Caulk Scheu
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About Sir Robert de Colquhoun of Luss, Knight

_____, Lady Of Luss

Death: Dumbarton, , , Scotland

Gender: Female


Father: Luss, Geofrey 6th of


Marriage: ABT 1340 Luss, , , Scotland

Spouse: Luss, Sir_Robert_De_Colquhoun_V_& VII of

Birth: ABT 1310 Dumbarton, , , Scotland

Death: ABT 1390 Dumbarton, , , Scotland

Gender: Male


Father: KT, Sir_Humphry_De Colquhoun IV,


Lus, Sir_Humphry_Colquhoun_VI_& VIII of

Colquhoun, Robert

Birth: AFT 1345 Dumbarton, , , Scotland

Gender: Male

Married the Heiress of Humphry de Luss about the middle of the 14th Century in 1340, thereby joining the two families and th us becoming the 5th of Colquhoun and the 7th of Luss. She was the daughter an d heiress of Godfridus, 6th Laird of Luss.

As Robert de Colquhoun, he witnessed a grant of Auchmarr to Walter Buchanan in 1373, in the reign of David II. Sir Robert was dead in 1391 when his lands of Meikle Sauchy were in the hands of the King, the heir not having up to that time obtained


Sir Robert de Colquhoun, supposed by Mr Fraser, the family historian, to be fifth in descent from the first Humphry, and son of a Humphry, the fourth of Colquhoun, in the reign of David Bruce, married in or previous to the year 1368 the dau ghter and sole heiress (known in the family tradition as "The Fair Maid of Luss ") of Godfry de Luss, lord of Luss, head or chief of an ancient family of that name, and the sixth in a direct male line from Malduin, dean of Lennox, who, in the beginning of the thirteenth century, received from Alwyn, second Earl of L ennox, a charter of the lands of Luss. The Luss territories lie in the mountain ous but beautiful and picturesque district on the margin of Loch Lommond, Sir R obert was designed "dominus de Colquhoun and de Luss," in a charter dated in 1368; since which time the family have borne the designation of Colquhoun of Colq uhoun and Luss.

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Luss, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
Age 17
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Luss, Dunbartonshire, Scotland
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Helensburgh, Dunbartonshire, UK
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Luss, Dunbartonshire, Scotland