Alexander Bruce, Earl Of Carrick, Dean of Glasgow
b.abt 1285 Carrick, Argyll, Scotland
d.19 Jul 1333
Facts and Events
He played an ambivalent role during Edward Balliol's first invasion of Scotland. For a time he fell in with Balliol, but then he rejoined the Bruce loyalist side.
He was killed fighting on the Scottish side at the Battle of Halidon Hill.
Alexander was the first husband of Eleanor Douglas, daughter of Sir Archibald Douglas, Guardian of Scotland, they had issue: