Andrew Moray

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Andrew Moray
Personal details
Dee'd sometime in late 1297
Cause o daith due tae wounds received at the Battle o Stirlin Brig
Naitionality Scottish
Relations Uncle: Sir William Moray o Boddle, d.c.1300
Uncle: David Moray, beeshop o Moray, d.1326.
Bairns Sir Andrew Murray, later laird o Petty an Boddle, an Gairdian o Scotland.
Parents Faither: Sir Andrew Moray o Petty, d. 8 April 1298
Mither: unnamed dauchter o John (I) Comyn o Badenoch
Thrift Militar leader
Religion Roman Catholicism
Militar service
Allegiance Kinrick o Scotland
Years o service 1297
Rank Commander
Battles/wars

First War o Scots Unthirldom:

Andrew Moray (Norman French: Andreu de Moray; Laitin: Andreas de Moravia), an aa kent as Andrew de Moray, Andrew o Moray, or Andrew Murray, an esquire,[1] wis prominent in the Scots Wars o Unthirldom. He led the risin in north Scotland in the simmer o 1297 against the occupation bi Keeng Edward I o Ingland, successfully regainin control o the aurie for Keeng John Balliol. He subsequently merged his forces wi thae led bi William Wallace an jyntly led the combined airmy tae veectory at the Battle o Stirlin Brig. Moray wis mortally woundit in the fechtin, deein at an unkent date an place later that year.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Barrow, Robert Bruce, fowert edeetion, p.98.