John Comyn

(d. 1303) magnate and claimant to the Scottish throne

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(d. 1303),

known as the ‘Red Comyn’. A guardian (regent) of Scotland during the effective interregnum between Alexander III's death (1286) and John Balliol's accession (1292). Sometimes wrongly called the ...

Subjects: British History.

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