Isabella of Argyll, co-heiress of Lorn 1
- Born: About 1350
- Marriage (1): STEWART, John of Innermeath, Sir 1
Isabella married Sir John STEWART of Innermeath, son of Sir Robert STEWART of Shandbothy, then of Innermeath and Unknown.1 (Sir John STEWART of Innermeath was born about 1343 and died on 26 April 1421 1.)
"Sir Robert Stewart was designed of Innermeath, and had two sons Sir John and Sir Robert, the elder of whom, Sir John Stewart, was ancestor of the Clan Stewart of Appin .... Sir John married, about 1386, Isobel, the younger daughter and co-heiress of John de Ergadia, Lord of Lorn ; and Sir Robert his brother married Janet, her elder sister. In 1388, Sir Robert and his wife Janet resigned their portion of the lands of Lorn in favor of Sir John, who also received from Robert II a confirmatory charter of Lorn. Sir John Stewart thus succeeded to the estates of the ancient family of the MacDougals of Lorn, and quartered the lymphad, or galley, of Lorn with his paternal coat of arms. He had five sons, Robert his successor; Archibald ; Sir James, called the Black Knight of Lorn ; Alexander, ancestor of the Stewarts of Grandtully; and William."
from History of the Stewart or Stuart Family
'De Ergadia' is the Latin rendering of 'of Argyll'.
"John Stewart, Knight, Lord of Lorn, kinsman of Robert, Duke of Albany and Isabella his wife obtained from Benedict XIII. anti-pope, a dispensation dated at Peniscola 23 December 1418, for a plenary indulgence at the hour of death, for licence to choose a confessor, and for a portable altar. He died 26 April 1421, having had issue"
from Scots Peerage (vol 5) 1 2