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|DE SETON, Christiana
DE SETON, Christiana 1 2
- Born: About 1347
- Marriage (1): DUNBAR, George 10th Earl of Dunbar and March
Another name for Christiana was Cristiana Countess of Dunbar.3
"....George renounced his allegiance to Robert III and retired into England, placing himself under the protection of King Henry IV. On 28 June 1401, Henry granted, by Letters Patent, to "George de Dunbarre earl of the March of Scotland and Cristiana his wife" the lordship of Somerton in Lincolnshire, and the heirs male of their bodies, to be held by homage and military service. On the same day Henry gave "George de Dunbarre earl of the March of Scotland" £100 sterling per annum "of his special favour" and in October granted him 'costs' of £25/9s/7d; and granted his wife "Cristiana countess of Dunbarre" £40/19s/3d "for her charges and expenses coming from the North at his command, to prosecute certain matters touching her husband, herself, and their heirs" 3
Christiana married George DUNBAR 10th Earl of Dunbar and March, son of John DE DUNBAR of Derchester & Birkynside and Geiles or Isabella RANDOLPH. (George DUNBAR 10th Earl of Dunbar and March was born about 1338 3 and died in 1420 3.)
Internet Site, http://www2.thesetonfamily.com:8080/directory/Descents/early_seton_descent.htm.
Internet Site, http://www2.thesetonfamily.com:8080/cadets/Winton_Family.htm.
Internet Site, https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/George_Dunbar,_10th_Earl_of_March.