Robert de Brus, 4th Lord of Annandale

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Robert IV de Brus
4th Lord of Annandale
Born c. 1195
Died 1226
Buried Gisborough Priory, Guisborough, Yorkshire
Predecessor William de Brus, 3rd Lord of Annandale
Consort Isobel of Huntingdon
Issue Robert de Brus, 5th Lord of Annandale
Father William de Brus, 3rd Lord of Annandale
Mother Beatrice de Teyden or Christina

Robert IV de Brus, the Noble (ca. 1195–1226 [1]) was a 13th-century 4th Lord of Annandale.

He was the son of William de Brus, 3rd Lord of Annandale and Christina[2] or Beatrice de Teyden.[3]

Robert IV married ca. 1219 Isabella, the second daughter of David of Scotland, 8th Earl of Huntingdon, by which marriage he acquired the manors of Writtle and Hatfield Broadoak, Essex in England.[4] They had his heir and successor, and a daughter:

He died sometime between 1226 and 1233, and was buried in Gisborough Priory or in Sawtry Abbey.[5]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ [self-published source][better source needed]
  2. ^ Dictionary of National Biography
  3. ^ thepeerage.com
  4. ^ Richardson, Douglas, Magna Carta Ancestry, Baltimore, Md., 2005, p.731-2, ISBN 0-8063-1759-0
  5. ^ Marek, Miroslav (2003-06-06). "Bruce". Genealogy.euweb.cz. Retrieved 2012-03-02. [self-published source][better source needed]

References[edit]

  • Duncan, A. A. M., ‘Brus , Robert (II) de, lord of Annandale (d. 1194?)’, in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Oxford University Press, 2004 accessed 14 Nov 2006
Preceded by
William de Brus
Lord of Annandale
1211 x 1212 - 1226 x 1233
Succeeded by
Robert V de Brus