Is your surname de Baliol?

Research the de Baliol family

Share your family tree and photos with the people you know and love

  • Build your family tree online
  • Share photos and videos
  • Smart Matching™ technology
  • Free!

Ada de Baliol

Also Known As: "Ada de Bailleul", "de Lindsay"
Birthplace: Bernard Castle, Gainford, Durham, England
Death: after November 20, 1285
Immediate Family:

Daughter of John de Balliol I, 5th Baron of Bywell and Devorguilla Nic Alan, of Galloway
Wife of William de Lindsay, Lord of Lamberton
Mother of Christiana de Lindsay, Lady de Coucy; Margaret Lindsay and Dau. Lindsay
Sister of Hugh de Baliol, of Barnard Castle; Cecilia de Baliol; Sir Alexander de Baliol, of Barnard Castle; Alianora de Baliol; John de Baliol, King of Scots and 3 others

Managed by: Private User
Last Updated:

About Ada de Baliol

Ada de BALIOL, daughter of John de Balliol & Dervorguilla of Galloway, 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 was born 1246 in Gainford, Durham, England. She died after 20 Nov 1285.

Ada married 7 Sir William de LINDSAY Knight, son of Sir Walter de LINDSAY Knight & Christiana, on 23 May 1266 in Mordington, Berwickshire, Scotland.


  • 1. Christian Lindsay, b. 1267, Lamberton/Mordington, Berwickshire, Scotland d. 1335 (Age 68 years). Married Enguerrard de Guisnes, Seigneur de Courcy, son of Comte Arnold III de Guignes.1

  • [S169] Vans Family Archive,
  • [S691] Bio Info on DeBalliol John, (Name: Wikipedia; Location:;).
    • 1.[S525] Colquoun_Cunningham.ged, Jamie Vans
    • 2.[S550] Betty and Dick Field's Family History, Richard Field
  • 1Moriarty, G. Andrews, "The Baliols in Picardy, England and Scotland," NEHGR 106:4 (Oct 1952), p. 282, Los Angeles Public Library.
  • 2Boyer, Carl, Medieval English Ancestors of Robert Abell (Santa Clarita, California: C. Boyer, 2001.), p. 12, Los Angeles Public Library, 929.2 A141-2.
  • 3Paul, James Balfour, The Scots Peerage (Edinburgh: D. Douglas, 1904-14.), 4:143, Los Angeles Public Library, 929.72 P324.
  • 4Paul, J., Scots Peerage, 3:5.
  • 5Linzee, John William, The Lindeseie and Limesi Families of Great Britain (Boston, Massachusetts: The Fort Hill Press, 1917.), p. 286, Family History Library, 929.242 L659L.
  • 6Page, William, The Victoria History of the County of Huntingdon (London: St. Catherine Press, 1926-1936.), 3:92, Family History Library, 942 H2vhu.
  • 7Paul, J., Scots Peerage, 3:5.
  • 'Parishes: Molesworth', in A History of the County of Huntingdon: Volume 3, ed. William Page, Granville Proby and S Inskip Ladds (London, 1936), pp. 92-96 [accessed 2 January 2016].
    • William married in 1266 Ada, daughter of John de Balliol, and died in 1282, leaving a daughter, Christiana, wife of Ingram de Gynes. ... In 1286, however, Ada, widow of William de Lindsey, claimed dower. (fn. 23)
      • 23. Assize R. 348, m. 6.
    • [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 385. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  • Reference: TNG Genealogy - SmartCopy: Mar 4 2017, 7:20:15 UTC
view all

Ada de Baliol's Timeline

Bernard Castle, Gainford, Durham, England
Lamberton, Mordington, Berwickshire, Scotland
Craigie, Rowallan, Scotland
November 20, 1285
Age 40