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date: 06 May 2021

Macduff familylocked

(per. c. 1095–1371)
  • Andrew McDonald

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Macduff family (per.c. 1095–1371), magnates, were the premier mormaers or (as they came to be known) earls in medieval Scotland. Closely associated with the Canmore dynasty, they were important in promoting acceptance of Anglo-Norman feudal practices in Scotland in the twelfth and thirteenth centuries....

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