by Helen Robertson, Scottish Historian If Sarah’s line does come down through Isabel (William the Lion’s daughter) who married Robert de Ros in 1191, then her line is not through Ermengarde but through William’s mistress (also Isabel) the daughter of Robert de Avenel, Lord of Wark and Tweed. In 1183, Isabel, William’s natural (or illegitimate daughter) – married Robert de Brus (Third Lord of Annandale).  Robert died…

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A Pawn for a KingAda de Warenne 1123-1178 Queen Mother to the Kings of Scots Available at Amazon.com (Sept 2019) A pawn in a game of battling kingdoms, Ada de Warenne’s powerful enemies work against her and Prince Henry mac David of Scotland. From the moment she and Henry are kidnapped weeks after they’re wed,…

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