Marjorie Carrick

Marjorie Carrick

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Countess Marjorie Carrick aka DeBruce, Brewes, Brus
Born in Carrick, Ayrshire, Scotlandmap
Wife of — married in Turnberry Castle, Ayrshire, Scotlandmap
Died in Carrick, Argyll, Scotlandmap
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Biography

Margaret (or Marjorie), Countess of Carrick, m Adam de Kilconcath, 3rd Earl of Carrick in her right, who d on Crusade at Acre in 1270 without issue. What followed belongs to legend and has been much embroidered by novelists, but the probability appears to be that Robert de Brus, the son of Robert de Brus, Lord of Annandale and of Cleveland (known to history as "Robert Bruce the Competitor"), newly returned from the Crusade, visited the Countess to bring her the news of her widowhood. He encountered her while she was hunting, she judged him a worthy trophy, and the consequence was his capture and enforced sojourn in her castle until he married her a few days later. Cynics and historians insist that this was a ruse to allow Alexander III to take a lenient view of their having married without his consent, and when he seized her castle and lands she regained them with payment of a fine (perhaps the same fine she would have paid for licence to marry anyway). Countess Marjorie d 1292 having brought into this world five sons and five daughers, of whom the most famous son was to become King Robert I, 4th Earl of Carrick. Her husband, Earl of Carrick in her right, resigned the earldom to his eldest son when the Countess died, and he died (some say on Crusade) before 4 April 1304 (Cal. Docs. Scot., ii. No 1493)

Birth

As can be seen below ther is quite a bit of uncertainty regarding Marjorie's birth.

Birth:
Date: 1256
Place: Carrick, Ayrshire, Scotland or Galloway, Wigtownshire, Scotland[1]
Birth:
Date: 1252
Place: Carrick,,Ayrshire,Scotland[2][3]
Birth:
Date: ABT 1247
Place: Carrick, Ayrshire, Scotland
Source: #S258
Birth:
Date: 1245
Place: Carrick, Wigtownshire, Galloway, Scotland[4]

Death

Death:
Date: 27 OCT 1292
Place: Dundonald, Ayrshire, , Scotland[5][6][7]

Marriage

Marriage:
Date: 1271
Place: Turnberry Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland[8][9][10]

Web Resources

Marjorie, Countess of Carrick, Wikipedia, The Free Encyclopedia

Sources

  • Source: S2 Title: Pedigree Resource File CD 49 Abbreviation: Pedigree Resource File CD 49 Publication: (Salt Lake City, UT: Intellectual Reserve, Inc., 2002)
  • Source: S3 Title: Ancestral File (TM) Abbreviation: Ancestral File (TM) Author: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day SAINTS Publication: June 1998 (c), data as of 5 JAN 1998 Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: Unknown
  • Source: S4 Title: hofundssonAnces.ged Abbreviation: hofundssonAnces.ged Repository: #R1
  • Source: S4538 Title: Type: Ancestral File Number Abbreviation: Type: Ancestral File Number
  • Source: S125 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: www.ancestry.com
Source S13
Title: Ancestry Family Trees
Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;
Repository: #R2
Repository R2
Name: Ancestry.com
Address: http://www.Ancestry.com
Source S2
Title: Ancestry Family Trees
Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.;
Repository: #R1
  • Source: S1 Author: Ancestry.com Title: OneWorldTree Publication: Name: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: The Generations Network, Inc.; Repository: #R1
  • Repository: R1 Name: Ancestry.com Address: http://www.Ancestry.com
Source S258
Type: Web Site
Author: FamilySearch.org - http://www.familysearch.org
Date: 3-28-2008
Source: #S2295565934
Page: Ancestry Family Trees
Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=23901104&pid=2008779699
Source S2295565934
Repository: #R2295565933
Title: Ancestry Family Trees
Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.
Repository R2295565933
Name: Ancestry.com
Address: http://www.Ancestry.com
  • Source: S00048 Author: Ancestry.com Title: Public Member Trees Publication: Name: Ancestry.com Operations, Inc.; Location: Provo, UT, USA; Date: 2006; Repository: #R00002 NOTEAncestry.com, Public Member Trees (Provo, UT, USA, Ancestry.com Operations, Inc., 2006).
  • Repository: R00002 Name: www.ancestry.com
Source: #S-1992136522
Page: Ancestry Family Trees
Text: http://trees.ancestry.com/pt/AMTCitationRedir.aspx?tid=24279608&pid=1606163110
Source S-1992136522
Repository: #R-1992163608
Title: Ancestry Family Trees
Publication: Online publication - Provo, UT, USA: Ancestry.com. Original data: Family Tree files submitted by Ancestry members.
Repository R-1992163608
Name: Ancestry.com
Address: http://www.Ancestry.com
  1. Source: #S125 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Robert 6th Lord Annandale De Brus
  2. Source: #S1 Note: @N1@
  3. Source: #S4
  4. Source: #S00048 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Robert I "The Bruce" King Of Scotland
  5. Source: #S00048 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Robert I "The Bruce" King Of Scotland
  6. Source: #S125 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Robert 6th Lord Annandale De Brus
  7. Source: #S4
  8. Source: #S00048 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Marjorie Margaret 3rd Countess of Carrick Carrick
  9. Source: #S125 Page: Database online. Data: Text: Record for Robert 6th Lord Annandale De Brus
  10. Source: #S4


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