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Robert De Cardeny
... Robert de Cardeny was a late 14th century and early 15th century Scottish cleric ... In 1378-80, King Robert II of Scotland petitioned the Pope for a canonry in the diocese of Moray for one Robert de Cardun, despite the fact that the latter ... This Robert de Cardun was both a member of King Robert's household and a student at the University of Paris ...
Stoneykirk - History
... In AD1295 Sir Dougal MacDougall (McDowell) had a Charter from his 3rd cousin, King John Baliol Lord of Galloway, confirming the Barony of Garochloyne with Lougan and Elrig in the Rhinns of Galloway ... About AD1317 King Robert the Bruce I of Scotland (reigned 1306–29) knighted Captain Cullo og Neil (o’Neil) and chose him to be his standard-bearer and Secretary of State ... King Robert the Bruce I granted Sir Cullo og Neil lands and Achawan or Auchwane in Wigtownshire (also known as Kirkmadren, ref ...
Clan Strachan - Clan Castle
... and Comyn (to whom they were probably related) in support of King John Balliol against Robert the Bruce ... years later, at around 1350, shortly after King Robert's son and successor, David II, had been defeated and captured by the English, 1341, at the battle of Neville's Cross six ... of Strachan through his mother, the daughter of Sir Alexander Fraser and niece of King Robert I ...
Clan Seton - History - The Earlier Setons
... Seier was granted lands in East Lothian by King Malcolm III, which were later named after the family's estate holdings Northumberland then called after the sea-town of ... Philip de Seton received a Charter from King William the Lion in 1169 re-affirming the Lands of Seton, Winton and Wynchburgh, one of the oldest Charters to exist in Scotland ... Church of Saint Mary at Newbattle, and was a great favourite of this King ...
Dionigi Di Borgo San Sepolcro - Petrarch
... Dionigi was also instrumental in persuading King Robert of Naples to present Petrarch with his crown of laurel Petrarch had invited Dionigi to visit Vaucluse on his way to Naples in 1338, in a verse ... When Dionigi arrived in Naples, he did persuade King Robert to write Petrarch, and Petrarch responded to both of them, congratulating Dionigi on having the favor of so ...

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