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DE MAKUSWELL, Aymer Chamberlain of Scotland, Justiciar of Galloway
(About 1185-After 1264)
McGAUCHEN, Mary heiress of the Mearns (Renfrewshire)
(About 1205-After 1255)
(About 1230-)
MAXWELL, John elder, of Caerlaverock, Sir
(About 1255-After 1310)


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MAXWELL, John elder, of Caerlaverock, Sir 1

  • Born: About 1255
  • Marriage (1): Unknown
  • Died: After 1310 1

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  General Notes:

"SIR JOHN MAXWELL of Carlaverock, called son and heir of Herbert of Maxwell in a charter in favour of Adam de Gordon in 1297, swore fealty to Edward I. at Aberdeen, 17 July 1296, as son of Herbert de Makeswelle, and had in October 1296 restitution of lands which he held of Herbert de Makeswell in Roxburghshire and Edinburghshire. Sir John Maxwell, the elder, capitulated to the English with Sir John Comyn at Strathorde,
February 1303-4. 'Sir John de Maxwell, Lord of Karlaverok,' had a present of wine from the King of England in 1307, and was still living about 1310 or 1311.
He had two sons :
2. JOHN, successor to Eustace."

from Scots Peerage 1

John married.


1 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 6 (1909).

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