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STEWART, James 5th High Steward of Scotland
(About 1243-1309)
DE BURGH, Egidia
(About 1263-)
Robert I 'the Bruce', King of Scots
(1274-1329)
Isabella of Mar
(About 1273-1296)
STEWART, Walter 6th High Steward of Scotland
(About 1292-1327)
BRUCE, Marjorie Princess of Scots
(About 1296-1316)
STEWART, Robert II King of Scots
(1316-1390)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. MURE, Elizabeth of Rowallan

2. DE ROSS, Eupheme Countess of Moray
3. CARDNEY, Marion

STEWART, Robert II King of Scots 1

  • Born: 2 March 1316, Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland
  • Marriage (1): MURE, Elizabeth of Rowallan on 22 November 1347
  • Marriage (2): DE ROSS, Eupheme Countess of Moray on 2 May 1355 in By Papal Dispensation
  • Partnership (3): CARDNEY, Marion
  • Died: 19 April 1390, Dundonald Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland
  • BuriedMale: Scone Abbey, Perthshire, Scotland

Robert married Elizabeth MURE of Rowallan, daughter of Sir Adam MURE 1st Baron of Rowallan and Janet MURE heiress of Pokellie, on 22 November 1347. (Elizabeth MURE of Rowallan was born about 1320 and died before May 1355.)


  Marriage Notes:

The couple married in 1336, but this was considered an uncanonical marriage by the Church. They later married by Papal dispensation, which legitimised their previously born children.

Robert next married Eupheme DE ROSS Countess of Moray, daughter of Hugh Earl of Ross and Margaret GRAHAM, on 2 May 1355 in By Papal Dispensation. (Eupheme DE ROSS Countess of Moray was born about 1329 2 3 and died in 1386 2.)


  Marriage Notes:

The couple married by Papal dispensation

Robert had a relationship with Marion CARDNEY, daughter of John CARDNEY of that Ilk and Unknown. (Marion CARDNEY was born about 1352 4.)


Sources


1 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 5 (1908).

2 Internet Site, http://www.thepeerage.com.

3 History Scotland, Vol.18 No.4 July/August 2018 Euphemia Ross: The Surprise Queen by Dr Amy Hayes.

4 Internet Site, https://www.geni.com/people/Marion-Cardney/.


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