origin, derived from the town so called in Renfrewshire.
. After the
many of Duke William's rebellious Barons moved north and the borders became a convenient but turbulent no-man's land. Many were given land by King Malcolm Canmore and later by King David of
. The name was first recorded in
in 1296 when Adam DeReynfru of the county of Edenburk rendered homage to King Edward 1st of
in 1296 during the latter's brief conquest of Scotland.
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