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Bishop William Lamberton

Bishop William Lamberton

William De Lamberton was the Bishop of St.Andrews during the period known as the Scottish Wars of Independence. Although some sources record him as being from the borders area near Berwick, others state that he came originally from the Barony of Kilmaurs in Ayrshire. An area known as Lambroughton still exists in Kilmaurs. If Lamberton came from a noble family from the Kilmaurs area, his surname would most probably have been Cunninghame. Read More