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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Eadgyth-Matilda of Scotland

Eadgyth-Matilda of Scotland[1, 2]

Female Abt 1081 - 1118  (~ 37 years)

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  • Name Eadgyth-Matilda of Scotland 
    • The Queen's birth name was Edith but Matilda was adopted upon her accession.
    Matilda of Scotland
    Matilda of Scotland
    Born Abt 1081  Dunfirmline, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Gender Female 
    Also Known As Editha 
    Died 1 May 1118  Westminster Palace, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Buried Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I10865  Dickinson
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2018 

    Father MŠel Coluim [Malcolm III] mac Donnchada, King of Scotland,   b. ca. 1030,   d. 13 Nov 1093, Alnwick, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Margaret of England, Queen of Scotland,   b. Abt 1046, Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1093, Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 47 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Married 1070  Dunfermline Abbey, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F1087  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Henry I, King of England,   b. 1068, Selby, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 1 Dec 1135, Lyons-la-ForÍt, Normandy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 67 years) 
    Married 11 Nov 1100  Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location  [4
    Children 
    +1. Matilda of England,   b. 8 Feb 1102, Winchester Castle, Winchester, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Sep 1167, Abbey of the Notre Dame des Prťs, Rouen, Caux, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years)  [Birth]
     2. William ∆theling, Duke of Normandy,   b. 5 Aug 1103, Winchester Castle, Winchester, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 25 Nov 1120, Barfleur, Normandy Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 17 years)  [Birth]
     3. Richard of England,   d. 25 Nov 1120, Barfleur, Normandy Find all individuals with events at this location  [Birth]
    Last Modified 10 Feb 2018 
    Family ID F2999  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - Abt 1081 - Dunfirmline, Fife, Scotland Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 11 Nov 1100 - Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 1 May 1118 - Westminster Palace, Westminster, London Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Westminster Abbey, Westminster, London, England Link to Google Earth
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  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/, 20XX), "EADGYTH (1079-1 May 1118)" at http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/SCOTLAND.htm#Edithdied1118.

    2. [S431] The Henry Project: The ancestors of king Henry II of England: An experiment in cooperative medieval genealogy on the internet, Stewart Baldwin and Todd Farmerie (editors), (Online: sbaldw.home.mindspring.com/hproject/henry.htm), http://sbaldw.home.mindspring.com/hproject/prov/matil001.htm, 16 Jan 2018.

    3. [S2] Queen of the Conqueror: The Life of Matilda, Wife of William I, Tracy Borman, (New York: Bantam Books, 2011), 209.

    4. [S336429] Britain's Royal Families: A Complete Genealogy, Alison Weir, (London: Vintage Books, 2008), 47.