Godbout – Racicot / LeBeuf – LaHaye

Alexander Comyn

Male Abt 1220 - 1290  (~ 70 years)

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  • Name Alexander Comyn  [1, 2, 3, 4
    Born Abt 1220 
    Gender Male 
    Occupation One of the most powerful nobles of the time 
    Occupation 1243 
    6th Earl of Buchan 
    Occupation 1251-1255 
    Justiciar (Scotland) 
    Occupation 1285 
    One of the six Guardians of Scotland on the death of King Alexander III 
    Occupation 1257-1289 
    Justiciar (Scotland) 
    Died 1290 
    Buried Bef 6 Apr 1290 
    Person ID I21546  Godbout
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2017 

    Father William Comyn,   d. 1233 
    Mother Margaret of Buchan,   d. 8 Apr 1242 
    Married 1210 
    Family ID F11700  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Elizabeth de Quency,   b. Abt 1223,   d. Aft 1282  (Age ~ 60 years) 
    Married Abt 1250 
     1. Sir Alexander Comyn,   b. Abt 1255
    Last Modified 18 Apr 2017 
    Family ID F11699  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Sources 
    1. [S7] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, George Edward Cokayne; Vicary Gibbs, H. A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand & Howard de Walden, editors, (Reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), Volume II, pp. 374-375 & Vol. XII/2, pp. 753 (e).

    2. [S728] A General and Heraldic Dictionary of the Peerages of England, Ireland and Scotland, John Burke, Esq., (Henry Colburn and Richard Bentley, New Burlington Street, London, 1831), 443.

    3. [S721] The Visitation of Yorkshire in the years 1563 and 1564, William Flower, Esq., Norroy King of Arms, edited by Charles Best Norcliffe, M.A., of Langton, (The Harleian Society, Mitchell and Hughes, Printers, 140 Wardour Street, W., London, 1881), 19.

    4. [S633] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, Frederick Lewis Weis. Edited with additions and corrections by Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr.; assisted by David Faris, (Genealogical Publishing Co., Inc., 7th Edition, Baltimore, Maryland, 1992), 105:114A-27.