Thomas Randolph, 2nd Earl of Moray

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Thomas Randolph, 2nd Earl of Moray (died 11 August 1332), a Scottish military commander, held his title for just 23 days.

The son of Thomas Randolph, 1st Earl of Moray, a companion-in-arms of King Robert the Bruce, he succeeded his father on 20 July 1332.

Thomas, 2nd Earl of Moray had a chief command under the Earl of Mar ranged against the army of Edward Balliol at the Battle of Dupplin Moor, where he was killed. He died childless.

References[edit]

  • Traquair, Peter Freedom's Sword 1997
  • Anderson, William, The Scottish Nation, Edinburgh, 1867, vol.vii, p. 200-1.
Peerage of Scotland
Preceded by
Thomas Randolph
Earl of Moray
1332
Succeeded by
John Randolph