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DE THORNTON, Valentine
(About 1270-After 1309)
DE THORNTON, Agatha or Agneta
(About 1300-)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. STRACHAN, James of Monboddo, then of Thornton, Sir

DE THORNTON, Agatha or Agneta 1

  • Born: About 1300
  • Marriage (1): STRACHAN, James of Monboddo, then of Thornton, Sir

   Another name for Agatha was QUAGIE, Agneta DE THORNTON.2

  General Notes:


  Research Notes:

AGNETA QUAGIE DE THORNTON

The surname Quagie is hardly a common one, even in the Middle Ages. It may be an alternative form of Gugy or Gogy, even gagie. there is a place name 'Gagie' in the parish of Murroes, Angus, Scotland. It lies about eleven miles south west of Carmyllie and under five miles north of Claypotts Castle.

"The first recorded spelling of the family name is shown to be that of William Gogy, provost of Inverkethyn, which was dated 1330, in the "Exchequer Rolls of Scotland", during the reign of King David 11 of Scotland, 1329 - 1371."

from http://www.surnamedb.com/Surname/Gagie#ixzz1J9YX4qaY
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Agatha married Sir James STRACHAN of Monboddo, then of Thornton, son of John DE STRATHACHYN and Unknown. (Sir James STRACHAN of Monboddo, then of Thornton was born possibly about 1290.)


Sources


1 e-books, Memorials of Angus and Mearns by Andrew Jervise (1885).

2 Internet Site, http://www.celticstudio.com/.

3 Internet Site, http://www.surnamedb.com/Surname/Gagie#ixzz1J9YX4qaY.


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