Sir Thomas de Somerville1

M, #186451, d. December 1444
Last Edited=4 Aug 2013
     Sir Thomas de Somerville was the son of Sir William de Somerville.2 He married, firstly, Janet Stewart, daughter of Sir Alexander Stewart of Darnley. He died in December 1444.1
     He lived at Linton, Roxburghshire, Scotland.2 He lived at Carnwarth, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1 In 1423 he was an ambassador to London to treat for the ransom of James I, King of Scotland.2

Children of Sir Thomas de Somerville and Janet Stewart

Citations

  1. [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 XII/1, page 94. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S22] Sir Bernard Burke, C.B. LL.D., A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire, new edition (1883; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1978), page 451. Hereinafter cited as Burkes Extinct Peerage.
  3. [S22] Burke, Burkes Extinct Peerage, page 452.

Janet Stewart1

F, #186452
Last Edited=20 Jul 2012
     Janet Stewart is the daughter of Sir Alexander Stewart of Darnley.1 She married Sir Thomas de Somerville, son of Sir William de Somerville.

Citations

  1. [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 XII/1, page 94. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S22] Sir Bernard Burke, C.B. LL.D., A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire, new edition (1883; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1978), page 452. Hereinafter cited as Burkes Extinct Peerage.

Sir Alexander Stewart of Darnley1

M, #186453
Last Edited=7 Mar 2006

Child of Sir Alexander Stewart of Darnley

Citations

  1. [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 XII/1, page 94. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

Janet Mowat1

F, #186454, d. between 1456 and 1458
Last Edited=20 Jul 2012
     Janet Mowat was the daughter of Sir John Mowat.1 She married William Somerville, 1st Lord Somerville, son of Sir Thomas de Somerville and Janet Stewart, in 1428/29 in a secret marriage, against his parent's wishes. She died between 1456 and 1458 at Cowthally Castle, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1
      From 1428/29, her married name became Somerville.1

Citations

  1. [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 XII/1, page 94. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S22] Sir Bernard Burke, C.B. LL.D., A Genealogical History of the Dormant, Abeyant, Forfeited, and Extinct Peerages of the British Empire, new edition (1883; reprint, Baltimore, Maryland: Genealogical Publishing Company, 1978), page 452. Hereinafter cited as Burkes Extinct Peerage.

Sir John Mowat1

M, #186455
Last Edited=7 Mar 2006
     Sir John Mowat lived at Stonehouse, Lanarkshire, Scotland.1

Child of Sir John Mowat

Citations

  1. [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 XII/1, page 94. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.


Lady Marjory Comyn1

F, #186456
Last Edited=13 Oct 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.04%
     Lady Marjory Comyn is the daughter of Alexander Comyn, 6th Earl of Buchan and Elizabeth de Quincy.1 She married Patrick de Dunbar, 7th Earl of Dunbar, son of Patrick de Dunbar, 6th Earl of Dunbar and Cecil Fraser, before 1282.2
      In April 1296 she was apparently of completely opposite loyalties to those of her husband since she held out in Dunbar Castle on behalf of the Scots against the besieging English till obliged to capitulate.2

Children of Lady Marjory Comyn and Patrick de Dunbar, 7th Earl of Dunbar

Citations

  1. [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 IV, page 507. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1207. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S37] BP2003. [S37]

Patrick de Dunbar, 6th Earl of Dunbar1

M, #186457, b. circa 1213, d. 24 August 1289
Last Edited=13 Oct 2011
     Patrick de Dunbar, 6th Earl of Dunbar was born circa 1213.1 He was the son of Patrick de Dunbar, 5th Earl of Dunbar and Euphemia Stewart.1 He married Cecil Fraser, daughter of John Fraser, in 1242.2 He died on 24 August 1289 at Whittingham, Suffolk, England.1
     He succeeded to the title of 6th Earl of Dunbar [S., c. 1115] in 1248.2 He was a member of a pro-English group among the Scots nobility, as which managed to get the boy King Alexander III away from the dominance of the Comyn family.2 He held the office of Regent of Scotland in 1255.2 He fought in the Battle of Alrgs in 1263, as commander of a division of the Scottish army in the victory over Norsemen.2

Children of Patrick de Dunbar, 6th Earl of Dunbar and Cecil Fraser

Citations

  1. [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 IV, page 506. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1207. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 214. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.

Cecil Fraser1

F, #186458
Last Edited=13 Oct 2011
     Cecil Fraser is the daughter of John Fraser.1 She married Patrick de Dunbar, 6th Earl of Dunbar, son of Patrick de Dunbar, 5th Earl of Dunbar and Euphemia Stewart, in 1242.2

Citations

  1. [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 IV, page 506. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1207. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume IV, page 507.

John Fraser1

M, #186459
Last Edited=15 Aug 2009

Child of John Fraser

Citations

  1. [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 IV, page 506. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

unknown Dunbar1

M, #186460
Last Edited=28 Oct 2009
     unknown Dunbar is the son of unknown Dunbar.1

Child of unknown Dunbar

Citations

  1. [S37] BP2003 volume 1, page 1207. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]