Name: Richard Comyn
Suffix: of Badenoch
Birth: BEF 1145
Death: ABT 1179
Occupation: Justiciar of Lothian
BATT: Alnwick 1174 (captured)
Change Date: 27 MAR 2009
His son Alexander was Earl of Buchan as well as his son Wiliiam, it seems.
Richard Comyn born say 1121 - died between 1179-1182, lord of
Bedrule, several times Justiciar of Lothian, captured at the Battle of Alnwick in
1174 with William I, King of Scots for whom he witnessed several charters . He
had also witnessed charters for King Malcolm IV, William I`s brother and
He was a hostage for William I under the treaty of Falaise.
Married between 1145-1150 to Hextilda Of Tynedale, daughter of Huchtred Fitz
waldeve, lord of Tynedale by Bethoc, daughter of King Donald VI Ban of the Scots.
Father: William Comyn b: ABT 1084 in Altyre, Morayshire, Scotland
Mother: Maud Bassett
Hextilda b: BEF 1145
- William Comyn b: ABT 1170
- Text: The Comyns Revisited