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Soulis, Sir Johnlocked

(d. before 1310)
  • A. A. M. Duncan


Soulis, Sir John (d. before 1310), administrator and guardian of Scotland, was the second son of Nicholas de Soulis, lord of Liddesdale and butler of Scotland, and younger brother of William, justiciar of Lothian, who died c.1292–3. John appears from about 1280 in the shadow of his elder brother, but from 1284, by then a knight, as a royal servant on the embassy which arranged the marriage of ...

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