Comyn Ancestry

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John Comyn
b. ca. 991, Morayshire, Scotland
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Robert Comyn
b. ca. 1022, Morayshire, Scotland
d. 28 January 1069
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                                                                  Gartnach Buchan
b. before 1132, Buchan, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
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m. Ete
b. 1134, Buchan, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
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  John Comyn
b. ca. 1053, Morayshire, Scotland
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m. (first name unknown) Giffard
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                                          Colban,
Earl of Buchan
b. before 1100, Buchan, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
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m. Eva Mormaer,
Countess of Buchan
b. before 1100, Buchan, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
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    William Comyn
b. ca. 1084, Alytre, Morayshire, Scotland
d. ca. 1160, Alytre, Morayshire, Scotland
m. ca. 1114, Altyre, Morayshire, Scotland Maude Banaster
b. ca. 1088, Basset-House, Leicestershire, England
d. 1180, Scotland
          Huctred/Uchtred Tynedale
b. ca. 1074, Tynedale or East Lothian, Scotland
d. ca. 1152
m. Bethoe Dane
(possibly Bethoc, Princess of Scotland)
b. ca. 1080, Tynedale, Scotland
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          Roger,
Earl of Buchan
b. ca. 1140, Buchan, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
d. after 1179
m.
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Geni.com and Wikipedia, both well-sourced in Fergus' case, disagree on his father.

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    A well-sourced Wikipedia page for Richard, indicates he was William's nephew. Geni.com indicates Richard was William's son while acknowledging that he may have been a nephew. The Scots Peerage, Volume I, p. 504 suggests Richard was a son. Richard Comyn
b. ca. 1115, Altyre, Morayshire, Scotland
d. ca. 1179, Altyre, Morayshire, Scotland
m. 1145, Tynedale, Morayshire, Scotland Hextilda Tynedale
b. ca. 1122, Tynedale, Scotland
d. ?
Burial: Poss. At Moulin
              Fergus,
Earl of Buchan
b. before 1170, Buchan, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
d. before 1199

Geni.com and Wikipedia, both well-sourced in Fergus' case, disagree on his father. The Scots Peerage, Volume II, p. 251 says, "Fergus, supposed to be the son of and heir of Roger" indicating it is uncofirmed.

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        William Comyn,
Earl of Buchan

b. ca. 1163, Buchan, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
d. 1233
m. ca. 1214, Altyre, Morayshire, Scotland Margaret/Marjory,
Countess of Buchan

b. before 1185, Buchan, Aberdeenshire, Scotland
d. before 1244
The Scots Peerage, Volume II, p. 252, has more information about Marjory/Margaret.    
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descendants through daughter
Elizabeth Comyn
via her marriage to
William, Earl of Mar
         
Developed in August 2016.