Robert Bruce

August 1711–1788 (Age 76)
Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire, Scotland

The Life Summary of Robert

When Robert Bruce was born in August 1711, in Dumbarton, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, his father, Robert Bruce, was 21 and his mother, Katharine MacNab, was 21. He married Katharine Fisher in 1732, in Scotland, United Kingdom. They were the parents of at least 1 son and 3 daughters. He died in 1788, in Cardross, Dunbartonshire, Scotland, United Kingdom, at the age of 77.

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Family Time Line

Robert Bruce
1711–1788
Katharine Fisher
1711–1788
Marriage: 1732
Martha Bruce
1732–
Anna Bruce
1743–
Robert Bruce
1751–
Elizabeth Bruce
1748–1793

Spouse and Children

  • Marriage
    1732Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Children

    (4)

    Parents and Siblings

    Siblings

    (4)

    Name Meaning

    (1997: 19142;2007: 40261; 2010: 53419)Scottish (of Norman origin): habitational name from a place in Normandy, probably from Brix (La Manche).Altered form of French Brousse .

    Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

    Possible Related Names

    Brousse
    Brewis

    Sources (12)

    • Robert Bruce in entry for Robert Bruce, "Scotland Births and Baptisms, 1564-1950"
    • Page19 'A Tribute to Out Ancestors' by Hattie Wilson Shinn, compilation record of Bruce-Wilson Family Lineage.
    • Ancestry Family Trees

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