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Isabella Of Mar Bruce
Birth: 1277
Death: Dec. 12, 1296

Isabella was the first wife of Robert de Brus, King of Scotland

Born circa 1277, died 12 Dec 1296. Daughter of Domhnall I or Donald, Earl of MarDonald, Earl of Mar and Helen Llywelyn, the illegitimate daughter of Llywelyn the Great. She was the first wife of Robert the Bruce, mother of Marjorie, and the grandmother of Robert II King of Scotland, founder of the royal House of Stuart. Her father was one of the seven guardians of Scotland who believed Robert should be king, and arranged her marriage to Robert de Brus at age 18, and was the first to sign his properties over to the Bruce. Legend has it they were in love, and she became pregnant soon after the wedding, dying after her daughter was born. Robert did not marry again for six years. 
 
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 Spouse:
   Robert the Bruce (1274 - 1329)
 
 Children:
  Marjory Bruce Stewart (1296 - 1316)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Paisley Abbey
Paisley
Renfrewshire, Scotland
 
Maintained by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Originally Created by: P Fazzini
Record added: Mar 25, 2010
Find A Grave Memorial# 50196315
Isabella Of <i>Mar</i> Bruce
Added by: Robert Camp
 
 
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