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  23RD GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Robert II Stewart of SCOTLAND King was born in 1315 in Scotland (founder Stuart Dynasty).
Robert Earl of Fife, Duke of ALBANY was born in 1340 in Scotland - aka Robert Stewart.
Margaret of SCOTLAND Princess was born in Scotland - dtr of Robert II.
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 Robert II of Scotland - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Robert II (March 2, 1316 April 19, 1390), king of Scotland, called "the Steward", a title that gave the name to the House of Stewart (or Stuart).
Robert was the sole son of Walter Stewart, 6th High Steward of Scotland (d.
Robert had married her in 1336, but as the marriage had been criticised as uncanonical, he remarried her in 1349.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Robert_II_of_Scotland   (691 words)

 AllRefer.com - Robert II, king of Scotland (British And Irish History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Robert II 1316–90, king of Scotland (1371–90), nephew and successor of David II.
The son of Walter the Steward and Marjory, daughter of Robert I, he was regent three times (1333–35, 1338–41, and 1346–58) for David II during the latter's exile and captivity.
Robert's first marriage took place after the birth of several of his sons, but their succession to the throne was legitimized by an act of Parliament in 1373.
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 The Genealogy Website of Adams/Simpson - pafg55 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Robert II Stewart [King-Scotland] [Parents] was born on 2 Mar 1316 in Dundonald,Kyle,Ayrshire,Scotland.
Mrs Robert II Stewart [Concubine 4].Mrs married Robert II Stewart [King-Scotland] in Not Married.
Mrs Robert II Stewart [Concubine 5].Mrs married Robert II Stewart [King-Scotland] in Not Married.
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 Scotland's Past - Robert II   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Robert's first marriage was to Elizabeth Mure, a marriage that had to be cleared by papal dispensation in 1347 for it contravened the complex, and largely illogical, 'forbidden degrees of kinship'.
Robert II died at Dundonald on the 19th April 1390 and was buried at Scone.
Robert III was forced to engage in a long-term struggle with his brother Albany for control of the kingdom.
www.scotlandspast.org /robertii.cfm   (841 words)

 Famous Scots - King Robert II (Stewart)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Robert Stewart was born the 2nd of March, 1316 to Marjorie Bruce and Walter Stewart at Paisley, Renfrewshire, Scotland.
Scotland was finally free of English domination, but this victory was short lived, as Robert the Bruce, King of Scotland died a short year later.
In 1351, David II was released to propose John of Gaunt as heir to the Scottish throne, the Scots refused this and David returned to captivity in England.
www.tartans.com /articles/famscots/stewartrobertII.html   (1385 words)

 Sly's Fourteenth Century Timeline
Robert the Bruce (of Scotland) defeats the English in the Battle of Bannockburn.
David II of Scotland is exiled to France and Robert II of Scotland serves as regent.
David II of Scotland is taken captive by the English in the Battle of Neville's Cross.
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 Hardie Family History - Detailed History - Robert and Murdoch Stewart
Robert and Murdoch Stewart, father and son, descended of royal blood, and traitors to the crown of Scotland.
Robert Stewart was born in 1339 at Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland.
On the 3rd of September 1420, the Robert Stewart - Regent and Governor of Scotland, Duke of Albany, Earl of Menteith, Earl of Atholl, Earl of Buchan.
users.bigpond.net.au /hardiehistory/familyhistory/other/robertmurdochstewart.htm   (1783 words)

 Maximilian Genealogy Master Database 2000 - pafg89 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Robert II of Scotland STUART was born 2 Mar 1316 and died 19 Apr 1390.
Robert married Elizabeth of Rowallan MURE on 1348.
Robert STUART 1st Duke of was born 1339 and died 3 Sep 1420.
www.peterwestern.f9.co.uk /maximilia/pafg89.htm   (541 words)

 Descendants of Robert Bruce
Then Independence of Scotland and the title of "Bruce" to the throne were firmly established by the crushing defeat of Edward II at the battle of Bannockburn in 1314.
Robert's birth was considered something of a miracle since he was delivered by caesarian section from his mother's body who died after a fall from her horse.
Robert II and Elizabeth may not have at first known of this requirement, for it was some years after the birth of their children that they applied for dispensation.
www.chuckspeed.com /stewart/rbruce.htm   (2010 words)

 Sam Sloan's Big Combined Family Trees - pafg522 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Maud Agnes BOWES-LYON was born on 12 Jun 1870 in Of, Glamis, Angusshire, Scotland.
Knud, Prince Of DENMARK was born in 1451 in Of K2benhavn, K2benhavn, Denmark.
Alexander Prince Of SCOTLAND was born in 1454 in Of, Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland.
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Robert Bruce(1274 to 1329), Earl of Carrick, one of the seven Celtic earldoms of Scotland.
Marjory married Walter the Steward, whose son later became Robert II of Scotland, from this union was the Royal House of Stewart/Stuart descended and the current British royal family.
In the 13th century Scotland and England were good friends before Edward I invaded and declared the country a vasaal kingdom in 1296.
www.robert-the-bruce.com   (980 words)

 Royal Family of Europe - pafg36 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Mary II Queen Of ENGLAND was born on 30 Apr 1662 in St. James Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, England.
Frederik II King Of DENMARK was born on 1 Jul 1534.
Hans "the Younger" Prince Of DENMARK was born on 25 Mar 1545 in Koldinghus, Kolding, Vejle, Denmark.
www.ishipress.com /royalfam/pafg36.htm   (1780 words)

 The Genealogy Website of Adams/Simpson - pafg54 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
She married Robert II Stewart [King-Scotland] on 22 Nov 1347 in Dispensation,Kyle,Ayrshire,Scotland.
Robert Sutherland [Earl] [Parents] was born about 1348 in Of Southerland,Scot.
She married Robert II Stewart [King-Scotland] on 2 May 1355 in Dispensation,,,Scotland.
users.kricket.net /RajinCajun/pafg54.htm   (406 words)

 Articles - Robert I of Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Robert Bruce was born the first child and eldest son of Robert de Brus, 6th Lord of Annandale, and of Marjorie of Carrick, 3rd Countess of Carrick, daughter of Neil, 2nd Earl of Carrick.
In 1295, Robert married his first wife, Isabella of Mar, the daughter of Donald, 6th Earl of Mar. Isabella died a year later bearing their only child, Marjorie Bruce, who married Walter Stewart, 6th High Steward of Scotland and bore him the future Robert II of Scotland.
Robert the Bruce died on June 7, 1329 at the Manor of Cardross in Cardross Parish, Dunbartonshire (the exact location is uncertain and it may not have been very near the modern village of Cardross).
www.gaple.com /articles/Robert_the_Bruce   (3127 words)

 21ST GENERATION   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
During David's periods of exile and of imprisonment by the English, Robert the Steward was joint regent (1334-35; with John Randolph, 3rd earl of Moray) and sole regent (1338-41, 1346-57).
From 1384 the kingdom was administered by Robert's eldest son, John, earl of Carrick (afterward King Robert III), and from 1388, by his next surviving son, Robert, earl of Fife (afterward 1st duke of Albany).
Partly because of this dispute, Walter, earl of Atholl, one of Robert's sons by Euphemia, instigated the murder (1437) of James I, king of Scots, grandson of Robert and Elizabeth Mure.
www.gvtc.com /~rick2363/ellis/ellis_book/d818.htm   (396 words)

 Clan Comyn
Robert Bruce, the future king of Scotland, and his father, 6th Lord of Annandale, had earlier crossed the border into England in order to pay homage to King Edward.
When the King of Scotland rendered homage to you for his lands in Tynedale and Penrith, he publicly protested it was rendered not for his Kingdom, but for these lands only, since, as King of Scotland, he was independent.
Robert Bruce stabbed the Red Comyn at the high altar of the Franciscan church in Dumfries and his companions are said to have finished the job.
www.clandrummond.com /comyn.htm   (1968 words)

Although on his return from Scotland Cardinal Albergati was no longer at Basle, he determined to remain in the city, and to his humanistic culture and oratorical talent owed his appointment to different important functions by the council.
That he freely indulged his passions is evidenced not only by the birth of two illegitimate children to him (the one in Scotland, the other at Strasburg), but by the frivolous manner in which he glories in his own disorders.
Likewise the refusal of the Archbishop of Mainz, Diether of Isenburg (q.v.) to abide by the pope's decree of deposition led to civil strife.
www.newadvent.org /cathen/12126c.htm   (2056 words)

 Knights Templar - Scotland, The Templars' Protector
Robert the Bruce and the Stewart were Knights Templar at birth.
The Stewarts inherited the throne of Scotland but their bloodline was directly from Banquo of Lochaber the noble Thane that was a direct descendant of King Alpin.
After King James II of England was over thrown, the Templar and the Masons made a desperate attempt to re-establish the House of Unicorns to the throne.
www.electricscotland.com /history/kt4.htm   (489 words)

 Royal Family of Europe - pafg51 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Robert II King Of SCOTLAND [Parents] was born on 2 Mar 1316 in Dundonald, Kyle, Ayrshire, Scotland.
She married Robert II King Of SCOTLAND on 2 May 1355 in Dispensation,,, Scotland.
Egidia (Giles) De BURGH was born in 1263 in Of Ulster, Ireland.
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 webGED: The Bement Family Data Page
Robert II (of Scotland) (1316-90), king of Scotland (1371-90), and founder of the Stuart dynasty in Scotland and England.
Robert rebelled in 1363 and was captured and imprisoned until shortly before David's death in 1371; he then became king according to the provisions of the decree of 1318.
Robert III came to the throne at the age of 53 and faced the menace of the Highlanders who were not beyond ravaging the lowland areas of Scotland.
www.bementfamily.com /webged/bement.wbg/wga46.html   (4466 words)

 woodgate - pafg133 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
David II Bruce King of Scotland [Parents] was born in 1329.
Robert II King of Scotland [Parents] was born in 1316.
Elizabeth of Rowallan Mure [Parents].Elizabeth married Robert II King of Scotland.
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 Maximilian Genealogy Master Database 2000 - pafg90 - Generated by Personal Ancestral File   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Robert II of Scotland STUART [Parents] [scrapbook] was born
Moira LEITCH married Robert II of Scotland STUART in Associated with.
3 Sep 1420 in Stirling Castle and was buried in Dunfermline Abbey, Fife, Scotland.
www.peterwestern.f9.co.uk /maximilia/pafg90.htm   (317 words)

 Articles - Robert Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Robert Stewart, an illegitimate son of the future King Robert II of Scotland and of Elizabeth Mure of Rowallan, became legitimated in 1349 upon his parents' marriage.
During the reign of their infirm father as King Robert II (1371 - 1390), the future Duke of Albany and Lord Carrick functioned as regents, with Albany serving as High Chamberlain of Scotland; during this time, he also led several military expeditions and raids into England.
After Carrick nevertheless acceded to the throne as Robert III (1390), this "sickness of the body" caused control of the kingdom to devolve in 1399 to the new king's son and heir apparent, David Stewart, Duke of Rothesay (who held the first dukedom created in the Scottish Peerage).
www.gaple.com /articles/Robert_Stewart,_1st_Duke_of_Albany   (503 words)

 Alexander Stewart, 1st Earl of Buchan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Alexander was the son of King Robert II of Scotland by his first wife, Elizabeth Mure of Rowallan.
On 17 June, 1390 he took revenge on the Bishop by burning two monastaries, the cathedral and town of Elgin, along with the Maison Dieu Hospital and the parish church.
His brother King Robert III of Scotland was outraged and ordered him to pay reparations for this crime.
www.leessummit.us /project/wikipedia/index.php/Alexander_Stewart,_1st_Earl_of_Buchan   (277 words)

 Articles - Mary I of Scotland   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
She was born at Linlithgow Palace, West Lothian, Scotland, on December 8, 1542 to King James V of Scotland and his French wife, Marie de Guise.
During the reign of Robert II of Scotland, the Scottish Crown had been confirmed to be inherited by males in the line of Robert's children - all sons - who were listed in that parliamentary act, because the legitimacy of Robert's children of first marriage were questionable.
The six-day-old Mary became Queen of Scotland, with James Hamilton, 2nd Earl of Arran, the next in line for the throne, acting as regent (until 1554, when he was succeeded by the Queen's mother, who continued as regent until her own death in 1560).
www.gaple.com /articles/Mary_Queen_of_Scots   (4098 words)

 Appendix 1   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-07)
Sir Robert, nephew and eventual heir of David II of Scotland, contracted (prior to the time he became heir, and at a time when he had little hopes of inheriting the crown) a liaison, without benefit of marriage, with Elizabeth Mure.
Naturally, when (in 1371) Sir Robert became king, few were bold enough to publicly doubt the legitimacy of those children and their right to inherit the crown.
Since the crown of Scotland, unlike the Earldom of Menteith, could and did descend through the female line, if David Earl of Strathearn is considered the rightful King of Scotland, the kingdom would descend through his daughter to the Grahams, and through the male line of the Grahams to the Allardices.
www.allardice.org /barons/appendix1.htm   (826 words)

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