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  • ID: I10426
  • Name: Robert II Stewart King of SCOTLAND 1 2 3
  • Sex: M
  • ALIA: 16th\1st Earl of /Atholl/, Robert II King Scotland
  • Name: 10th\1st Earl of STRATHEARN , Robert II Scotland 4
  • Birth: 2 MAR 1315/16 in Paisley Abbey, Renfrewshire, Scotland 1 5 3
  • Death: 19 APR 1390 in Dundonald Castle, Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland 1 5 3
  • Event: Ruled 1371-1390
  • Burial: Paisley Abbey, Renfrewshire, Scotland
  • Note:
    Robert II, King of Scots; born 2 March 1315/6; succeeded father as 7th Great Steward of Scotland 1327; fought at Battle of Halidon Hill 1333; commanding the retreat after his uncle David II was captured at Neville's Cross 1346, Regent or Guardian of Scotland 1346-7, succeeded David II 1370/1; married 1st (papal dispensation 22 Nov 1347) Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Adam Muir of Rowallan; married 2nd (papal dispensation 2 May 1355) Eupheme (died 1387), daughter of Hugh, 4th Earl of Ross, and widow of John, 3rd Earl of Moray (killed at Neville's Cross 1346), and died 19 April 1390. [Burke's Peerage]

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    Robert II Stewart, b. 2 Mar 1315/6, d. Dundonald Castle 19 Apr 1390, Earl of Atholl 1341, Earl of Strathern 1358, King of Scotland 22 Feb 1370/1 - 1390; m. (1) 22 Nov 1347 (Papal dispensation), Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Adam Mure, of Rowallan, co. Ayr, and Joan Cunningham. [Magna Charta Sureties]

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    EARLDOM OF ATHOLL (XVI, 1) 1342 to 1371

    EARLDOM OF STRATHEARN (X, 1) 1357 to 1371

    ROBERT STEWART, HIGH STEWARD OF SCOTLAND, son and heir of Walter Stewart, also High Steward, by Marjory (who died 1316), 1st daughter of ROBERT I, King of Scotland, was born 2 March 1316, succeeded his father 9 April 1327, and was in command at Halidon hill, 19 July 1333, in consequence of which his estates were forfeited and conferred, by Balliol, on David (of Strathbogie), Earl of Atholl. From 1338 to 1341 he was REGENT OF SCOTLAND, and, on 16 February 1341/2, was created EARL OF ATHOLL [Scotland] on the resignation of William Douglas, Earl of Atholl [Scotland]. From 1346 to 1357, during the imprisonment of David II in England, he was again REGENT [Scotland]. In 1358 he was created EARL OF STRATHERN [Scotland]. On 22 Feb. I370/1 he succeeded his uncle, David II, as KING OF SCOTLAND, under the name of ROBERT II, when his Dignities became (apparently) merged in the Crown [Scotland].

    He married, 1stly, by Papal dispensation dated 22 November 1347 (in which he is styled "Robertus, Dominus de Stratgrif"), Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Adam MURE, of Rowallan, co. Ayr, their issue (born before marriage) being legitimated by the dispensation, and their right of succession to the Crown being further confirmed by act, dated 1373. He married, 2ndly, by Papal dispensation dated 2 May 1355, Eupheme, widow of John (Randolph), 3rd EARL OF MORAY [Scotland], daughter of Hugh, 4th EARL of Ross [Scotland], by his last wife, Margaret, daughter of Sir David GRAHAM. He died at Dundonald Castle, 19 April 1390. [Complete Peerage I:310-11, XIV:47, (transcribed by Dave Utzinger)]




    Father: Walter STEWART , 6th High Steward of Scotland b: 1292 in Dundonald Castle, Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland
    Mother: Marjorie BRUCE , Princess of Scotland b: BEF 1297 in Dundonald Castle, Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland

    Marriage 1 Elizabeth MURE b: ABT 1322 in Rowallan Castle, Kilmarnock, Ayrshire, Scotland
    • Married: 22 NOV 1347 in Late marriage legitimized children 6 7 5 3
    Children
    1. Has Children Robert III (John) Stewart King of SCOTLAND b: ABT 1337 in Dundonald Castle, Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland
    2. Has Children Robert STEWART , 1st Duke of Albany b: ABT 1340 in Dundonald Castle, Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland
    3. Has Children Margaret STEWART , Princess of Scotland b: ABT 1342 in Dundonald Castle, Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland
    4. Has Children Alexander "Wolf" STEWART , 1st Earl of Buchan b: ABT 1343 in Dundonald Castle, Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland
    5. Has Children Elizabeth STEWART , Princess of Scotland b: ABT 1346 in Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland
    6. Has Children Jean (Joan) STEWART , Princess of Scotland b: ABT 1347 in Dundonald, Ayrshire, Scotland

    Marriage 2 Euphemia of ROSS b: ABT 1332 in Fearn, Ross and Cromarty, Scotland
    • Married: 2 MAY 1355 in 2nd husband 2nd wife - papal dispensation date 8 1 3
    Children
    1. Has Children David STEWART , 1st Earl of Strathearn b: ABT 1359 in Dundonald Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland
    2. Has Children Isabel STEWART , Princess of Scotland b: ABT 1360 in Dundonald Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland
    3. Has Children Elizabeth Catherine STEWART , Princess Scotland b: ABT 1362 in Dundonald Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland
    4. Has No Children Walter STEWART , Earl of Atholl b: ABT 1365 in Dundonald Castle, Irvine, Ayrshire, Scotland
    5. Has Children Edigia (Jill) STEWART , Princess of Scotland b: ABT 1368 in Dundonald Castle, Ayrshire, Scotland

    Sources:
    1. Title: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th Edition, by Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Shippard Jr., 1999
      Page: 252-32
    2. Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
      Page: 41-7, 41c-7, 41d-7, 41h-7, 43-7, 43e-7
    3. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: I:310-11
    4. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: XII/1:389
    5. Title: Magna Charta Sureties 1215, Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Sheppard Jr, 5th Edition, 1999
      Page: 41-7
    6. Title: Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists, 7th Edition, by Frederick Lewis Weis, additions by Walter Lee Shippard Jr., 1999
      Page: 252-32
      Text: 1348/9
    7. Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999
      Page: 1989
    8. Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999
      Page: 1990
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