Margaret Bruce (-some time before November 1347) Ancestors Family group Descendants Images 0 DNA
Spouses and relationship events Married: 3 1343 William Sutherland (-before 1389), 5. Earl of Sutherland They had a dispensation on 1 December 1342, as they were in the fourth degree of consanguinity, but in a papal indulgence granted to her on 6 November 1343, a year later, she is styled sister of the King of Scots, and not Gountess of Sutherland. Indeed, if the evidence of charters be taken, their marriage did not take place till 1345.
Died: 5 some time before November 1347 She is said to have died at the birth of her only son, and this seems probable. She was alive on 30 March 1346, but she was dead, and her husband had married again before November 1347. Sources 1 Sir James Balfour Paul, Lord Lyon King of Arms, The Scots Peerage Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, Volume I: (: David Douglas, 1904), Scotland, p. 7-8, Robert I the Bruce. 2 Ibid 3 Sir James Balfour Paul, Lord Lyon King of Arms, The Scots Peerage Founded on Wood's Edition of Sir Robert Douglas's Peerage of Scotland Containing an Historical and Genealogical Account of the Nobility of that Kingdom, Volume VIII: (Edinburgh: David Douglas, 1911), Sutherland, p. 325-29, V William. 4 Ibid 5 Ibid
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