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Ancestors of a 21st century British family

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  • ID: I918
  • Name: Richard Comyn
  • Suffix: of Badenoch
  • Sex: M
  • Birth: BEF 1145
  • Death: ABT 1179
  • Occupation: Justiciar of Lothian
  • BATT: Alnwick 1174 (captured)
  • Note: 1

    His son Alexander was Earl of Buchan as well as his son Wiliiam, it seems.
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    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
    predecessor.
    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.
  • _UID: 853B5373BE144BF7AC5249F83542FD94E1DB
  • Change Date: 27 MAR 2009

    Father: William Comyn b: ABT 1084 in Altyre, Morayshire, Scotland
    Mother: Maud Bassett

    Marriage 1 Hextilda b: BEF 1145
    • Married: ABT 1145
    Children
    1. Has Children William Comyn b: ABT 1170

    Sources:
    1. Text: The Comyns Revisited
      http://newsgroups.derkeiler.com/Archive/Soc/soc.genealogy.medieval/2008-07/msg00223.html