|Earl Walter Le Stewart MENTEITH
(Abt 1218-Bef 1296)
Earl Walter Le Stewart MENTEITH
- Born: Abt 1218, , , Scotland
- Died: Bef 28 Apr 1296
Other names for Walter were "Ballioch" and MENTEITH Earl.
Ancestral File Number: H126-N2.
Earl of MENTEITH.
Robert the Bruce King of Scots, Ronald McNair Scott, Carroll & Graf Publishers Inc, New York, 1982.
p7: "The fourth great officer was the steward responsible for the managaement of the royal household. David I had granted this office to Walter FitzAlan in 1136. William I, David's grandson, made it hereditary in the family. Thereafter, the FitzAlans were known as Stewarts, the ancestors of the royal house of that name."
Ancestral File Ver 4.11 H126-N2 Brother of Alexander Stewart, Ver 4.19 Father of Alexander Stewart.
Walter married Countess Mary MENTIETH.