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, Malise (IV) 7th Earl of Strathearn
(About 1288-1329)
Hugh 4th Earl of Ross
(About 1278-1333)
DE BRUS, Matilda or Maud
(About 1286-1329)
Malise (V) 8th Earl of Strathearn, 19th Earl of Orkney and Caithness
(About 1305-Before 1357)
ROSS, Marjorie
(About 1310-)
Isabella of Strathearn, heiress of Caithness
(About 1327-)

 

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Spouses/Children:
1. William (III) 5th Earl of Ross
2. SINCLAIR, William 4th of Roslin, Sir

Isabella of Strathearn, heiress of Caithness 1 2

  • Born: About 1327
  • Marriage (1): William (III) 5th Earl of Ross on 28 May 1344 1
  • Marriage (2): SINCLAIR, William 4th of Roslin, Sir 1 2

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Isabella married William (III) 5th Earl of Ross, son of Hugh 4th Earl of Ross and Matilda or Maud DE BRUS, on 28 May 1344.1 (William (III) 5th Earl of Ross was born about 1311 and died in 1372.)


  Marriage Notes:

"Isabella, declared by her father to be the heiress of the earldom of Caithness in a grant of her marriage on 28 May 1344 to William, Earl of Ross, her uncle."

from Scots Peerage vol 2 1

Isabella next married Sir William SINCLAIR 4th of Roslin, son of Sir William SINCLAIR 3rd of Roslin and Unknown.1 2 (Sir William SINCLAIR 4th of Roslin was born about 1320 and died after 17 September 1358 2.)


  Marriage Notes:

"She (Isabella of Strathearn) was married to Sir William Sinclair of Roslin, and her second son, Henry Sinclair, was made Earl of Orkney."

from Scots Peerage vol 2




"He (William Sinclair of Roslin) married Isabella, second daughter of Malise, Earl of Strathearn, Orkney, and Caithness, and had issue"

from Scots Peerage (vol 6) 1 2

Sources


1 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 2 (1905).

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

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