David the Bruce

(d. 1402)

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(d. 1402),

duke of Rothesay. According to William Worcestre, he was ‘brother of King James of Scotland who was with King Henry V of England’; this St David lies buried in Lindores Abbey near Newburgh in Scotland. He died a martyr, starved to death for lack of food in Falkland castle. There seems to have been no official cult.

William Worcestre, p. 7.

Subjects: Christianity.

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