Sir Reginald DE CRAUFORD, ,Lord of Loudon,Sheriff of Ayr

Male - 1307


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  • Name Reginald DE CRAUFORD 
    Prefix Sir 
    Suffix ,Lord of Loudon,Sheriff of Ayr 
    Gender Male 
    Died 13 Feb 1307  Carlisle Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Also known as Reginald or Raynauld He became William Wallace's second-in-command in the Wars for Scottish Independence after John Graham was killed at the Battle of Falkirk in July 1298.

      He was also among the first to join Robert the Bruce. In 1306, he accompanied Thomas and Alexander, the brothers of Bruce, in their descent on Galloway, with seven hundred men; when, being attacked on their landing at Loch Ryan by Duncan M'Dowal, or MacDougall (Magnus du Gall, or chief of the Gall or Wallense), a powerful chieftain, their little army was totally defeated, 9th February 1307, and the two brothers, with Sir Reginald Crawford, were grievously wounded and made prisoners. M'Dowall carried them to the English king at Carlisle, where they were ordered to instant execution, their heads being placed on the castle and gates of that town
    Person ID I19378  Kirkpatrick Family Archives
    Last Modified 27 Apr 2014 

    Father Sir Reginald DE CRAUFORD, ,Lord of Loudon,4th Sheriff of Ayr,   d. 1297, the Barns of Ayr , Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Mother Cecilia,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Family ID F2245  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Margaret,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Susanna DE CRAUFORD, ,heiress of Loudon,   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 5 Apr 2013 
    Family ID F2323  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart




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