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, William Earl of Mar, Chamberlain to Alexander III
(About 1210-1281)
COMYN, Elizabeth
(About 1215-1267)
Llywelyn Prince of Wales
(About 1175-)
(About 1215-)
Donald Earl of Mar
(About 1245-1297)
Susanna (or Helen?)
(About 1230-After 1291)
Gratney Earl of Mar
(About 1268-1305)


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1. DE BRUS, Christian

Gratney Earl of Mar 2

  • Born: About 1268
  • Marriage (1): DE BRUS, Christian 1 2
  • Died: by 1305 1

   Another name for Gratney was Gartnet Earl of Mar.1

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Gratney married Christian DE BRUS, daughter of Sir Robert DE BRUS 6th Lord of Annandale, Earl of Carrick jure uxoris and Marjorie 3rd Countess of Carrick.1 2 (Christian DE BRUS was born about 1278 and died in 1357 1 2.)

  Marriage Notes:

"Christina, married, first, to Gratney, Earl of Mar, and secondly, to Christopher de Seton. She is described as widow of the latter on 15 March 1306-7, when she receives threepence a day for her expenses, and a mark yearly for her dress during her imprisonment, she having been taken captive along with her sister Mary. She was still a prisoner in 1314. After her release she married, thirdly, Sir Andrew Moray of Bothwell"

from Scots Peerage (vol 2)

"He (Gartnet of Gratney) married Christian Bruce, sister of King Robert, being thus united to the latter by a double tie. She survived him, and was married, secondly,
to Sir Christopher Seton, son of Sir John Seton of Seton in Yorkshire, who was executed in 1306. Her third husband was Sir Andrew Moray of Bothwell, who died in 1338"

from Scots Peerage (vol 5) 1 2


1 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 5 (1908).

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

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