Name: Isabel Comyn
Change Date: 27 MAR 2009
Her parents as given here are said by Stirnet to have died sp.?
Walter Comyn had no surviving male children. (Wikipedia)
Daughter and heiress of that Walter Comyn who had early in the reign of Alexander III (1249-86) succeeded in expelling the Mures from ther Ayrshire possessions.
(The West of Scotland in History by Joseph Irving. 1885. Page 92.)
... by Sir William Mure (1547-1616), it appears that in the time of Alexander III (ascended 1245), the barony belonged to Sir Walter Cumin (Comyn or Cuming), whose only daughter and heiress, Isobel was bestowed by the king upon Sir Gilchrist Mure as a reward for his valour at the battle of Largs in 1263.
(Medieval Families - Future Museum South West Scotland)
Father: Walter Comyn b: ABT 1180 in Buchan
Mother: Isabella De Menteith
Gilchrist Mure b: ABT 1200 in Polkelly, Ayr, Scotland
- Archibald Mure b: ABT 1231
- Type: Web Site
Title: Stirnet Genealogy
Author: Patrick Barns-Graham