Category Archives: Stories and Legends

The White Lady

The castle is said to be haunted by a White Lady, a young woman dressed in flowing white robes. There are various stories concerning her history, one of which is that she was a daughter of the Lyon family who … Continue reading

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LYONs not from Glen Lyon Scotland

Date: Tue Aug 22 16:20:16 1995 From: sheila@emplus.demon.co.uk (Sheila A. McGregor) Subject: Re: LYON – glen lyon – scotland Dear David If your story is correct, then this family of Lyons has no connection with Glen Lyon. However it was … Continue reading

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Bruce of Skelton Family History

The Family Name is derived from the Chateau d’ Adam, an 11th century fortress situated between Cherbourg and Valognes at Brix and built by and named for Adam de Brus. The first Bruce recorded in Britain was Adam’s brother Robert … Continue reading

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