Ancestors of a 21st century British family

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  • ID: I2913
  • Name: Devorguille Of Galloway
  • Sex: F
  • Birth: ABT 1220 in Fotheringay Castle, Galloway, Scotland
  • Death: 28 JAN 1290
  • Burial: Sweetheart Abbey, nr Dumfries, Scotland
  • MEM: Sweetheart Abbey, nr Dumfries, Scotland
  • Note:

    Devorgilla of the Scots, Princess d. 1290.
    Scottish Princess and daughter of Alan, Earl of Galloway. Wife of John Balliol. She is an extremely pivotal figure in Scottish History, being one of the heiresses of the Royal House of Dunkeld. After the last member of this family (Queen Margaret) died in 1290, King Edward I of England chose Princess Devorgilla's son, John Balliol as King of the Scots. He reigned for four years (1292-1296).
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    Balliol College was founded by John Balliol, and was consolidated by the his widow Dervorguilla of Galloway.
    (http://www.balliol.ox.ac.uk)
  • _UID: 444674E295154EFDA1B8AEE42D994BC2936F
  • Change Date: 23 APR 2007



    Father: Alan MacDougal Or Macdonald b: ABT 1186
    Mother: Margaret Canmore de Huntingdon

    Marriage 1 John De Baliol b: ABT 1212 in Barnard Castle, Gainford, Durham
    • Married:
    Children
    1. Has Children John De Baliol b: ABT 1248 in Barnard Castle, Gainford, Durham, England
    2. Has Children Alianore De Baliol
    3. Has Children Cecily de Baliol
    4. Has Children Ada de Balliol

    Marriage 2 John De Vaux
    • Married:
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