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  • ID: I18965
  • Name: William 5th Earl of SUTHERLAND , Sir 1 2
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: ABT 1311 in Dunrobin Castle, Golspie, Sutherland, Scotland
  • Death: BEF 19 JUN 1371 in Dunrobin Castle, Golspie, Sutherland, Scotland 1
  • Note:
    William Sutherland, 5th Earl of Sutherland; fought at Scottish defeat by English of Neville's Cross 17 Oct 1346; married 1st between 3 Aug and 28 Sep 1345 Margaret (died c1346), sister of David II (who by chater 1345 raised the Earldom of Sutherland to a regality (jurisdiction with quasi-regal powers), though this lapsed on the 5th Earl's death). The 5th Earl married 2nd by 9 Nov 1347 Joanna, widow of (a) Malise, 7th Earl of Strathe(a)rn of the creation deemed to have been effected by c1128, (b) John Campbell, 1st and last Earl of Atholl of the c1320 creation, and (c) Maurice Moray, 1st Earl of Strathearn of the Feb 1343/4 creation, and daughter of Sir John Menteith of Rusky. The 5th Earl died by 19 June 1371. [Burke's Peerage]


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    Father: Kenneth 4th Earl of SUTHERLAND , Sir b: ABT 1289 in Dunrobin Castle, Golspie, Sutherland, Scotland
    Mother: Margaret (Marjory or Mary) de MAR b: ABT 1270 in Kildrummy Castle, Aberdeenshire, Scotland

    Marriage 1 Margaret BRUCE , Princess of Scotland b: ABT 1315 in Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland
    • Married: BEF 28 SEP 1345 in 2nd husband 1st wife 3

    Marriage 2 Joan (Joanna) MENTEITH b: ABT 1310 in Loch Rusky, Stirling, Scotland
    • Married: BEF 9 NOV 1347 in 4th husband 2nd wife 1 2
    Children
    1. Has Children Robert 6th Earl of SUTHERLAND , Sir b: ABT 1347 in Dunrobin Castle, Golspie, Sutherland, Scotland

    Sources:
    1. Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999
      Page: 2770
    2. Title: Complete Peerage of England Scotland Ireland Great Britain and the United Kingdom, by G. E Cokayne, Sutton Publishing Ltd, 2000
      Page: I:310, XIV:46-7
    3. Title: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley Editor-in-Chief, 1999
      Page: 2770
      Text: bet 3 Aug and 28 Sep 1345, no previous marriage for Margaret is mentioned.
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