Gunnild of Dunbar
- Born: Dunbar Castle, East Lothian, Scotland
- Marriage: Uchtred Lord of Galloway 160,874
~Weis' Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America before 1700, 8th Edition, 38:24, 121B:27, Gunnild of Dunbar married Uchtred of Galloway, son of Fergus, Lord Galloway, probably by Elizabeth, youngest illegitimate daughter of Henry I and Elizabeth Beaumont, daughter of Robert I de Beaumont. Gunnild and Uchtred were the parents of Roland, Lord of Galloway, Constable of Scotland. 160
Noted events in her life were:
• Background Information. 1124
"Pedigree of the Official Earls of Northumberland," A History of Northumberland, Vol. III, Part II, pp. 12-14
Ucthred = Elfgiva
Aldgitha = Maldred
Gunilda, wife of Ucthred, son of Fergus, lord of Galloway, to whom her brother gave Torpenhow, and the rectory there. This Ucthred was cruelly murdered by his brother Gilbert, Sept. 22, 1174. His grand-daughter Derverguilla, became wife of John de Balliol, father of John de Balliol, king of Scotland.. [Burn's Cumb., 70; Doug. Peerage, i., 613.]
• Web Reference: Charles Cawley's Medieval Lands, Gunhild.
The Cronicon Cumbriæ records that "Alanus filius et hæres eiusdem Waldevi" enfeoffed "Ugthredo filio Fergus domino Galwediæ" with property and "Guynolda sorore sua" [Dugdale Monasticon III, Wetherall Priory, Cumberland, XVI, Cronicon Cumbriæ, p. 585]. "Uctredus filius Fergi et Gunnild filia Waldef sponsa sua" donated "ecclesiam de Torpennoth" to Holyrood abbey by undated charter [Holyrood, 24, p. 19].
Gunnild married Uchtred Lord of Galloway, son of Fergus, Lord of Galloway and Elizabeth of England 160.,874 (Uchtred Lord of Galloway was born about 1100 and died on 22 Sep 1174 in Loch Fergus, Scotland 160,874.)