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Comyn, Alexander, sixth earl of Buchanlocked

(d. 1289)
  • Alan Young

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Comyn, Alexander, sixth earl of Buchan (d. 1289), baron and administrator, was the eldest son of William Comyn, earl of Buchan (d. 1233), and his second wife, Marjory, in her own right countess of Buchan. Alexander, who became earl of Buchan after his mother's death about 1244, was a member of a large family, with two brothers, ...

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Chancery records (Public Record Office)
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