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Sir David IV GRAHAM

Male Abt 1260 - 1329


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  • Name  Sir David IV GRAHAM 
    Prefix  Sir 
    Born  Abt 1260  Kincardine & Dundalf,Perth,SCT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender  Male 
    Died  Jun 1329  Old Montrose,Angushire,SCT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • marriage: David GRAHAM (IV) md Miss _________(?)

      BIOGRAPHY: Sir David GRAHAM of Kincardine, Perthshire, SCT, was imprisoned in ENG from 1296 to July 30, 1297. He was released on condition he served in Edward I's foreign wars. He had several grants of land from King Robert Bruce, in recognition of his sservice. He exchanged Cardross in Dumbarton with the king for Old Montrose in Forfar. He signed the Declaration of Arbroath in 1320 (a letter to the Pope imploring him to treat Scotland as an independent country and not as a band of rebels against England.

      BIOGRAPHY: Extensive grants of estates were made from time to time to the Grahams by Alexander III, and by several great nobles their feudal superiors. The most noteworthy of these gifts was a grant by Robert Bruce, in 1325, of the lands of Old Munros (Old Montrose), in the shire of Forfar, to David Graham, elder, and an exchange with that monarch, in 1326 or 1327, of the lands of Old Montrose for the lands of Cardross, in the county of Dumbarton, where the restorer of Scottish independence spent the last years of his life.

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      Source: Burke's Peerage & Baronetage, 106th Edition, Charles Mosley, Editor-in-Chief, 1999.
    Person ID  I3086  Baxter-Bailey Family Tree/History
    Last Modified  28 Feb 2006 

    Father  Patrick GRAHAM,   b. Abt 1235, Kincardine & Dundalf,Perth,SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 28 Apr 1296, Battle Of Dunbar,E.Lothian,SCT Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID  F1179  Group Sheet

    Children 
     1. Margaret GRAHAM,   b. Abt 1300, Montrose Castle,Old Montrose,Angushire,SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 1333
     2. David V GRAHAM,   b. Abt 1295, Kincardine & Dundalf,Perth,SCT Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Aft 4 Apr 1373, Montrose Castle,Old Montrose,Angushire,SCT Find all individuals with events at this location
     3. Miss GRAHAM,   b. Abt 1298, Kincardine & Dundalf,Perth,SCT Find all individuals with events at this location
    Family ID  F1178  Group Sheet


  

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