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Families on the Frontiers of the Old South

Margaret of England, Queen of Scots[1]

Female 1240 - 1275  (34 years)


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  • Name Margaret of England 
    Suffix Queen of Scots 
    Born 29 Sep 1240  Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [2, 3
    Gender Female 
    Died 26 - 27 Feb 1275  Cupar Castle, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 5
    Buried Dunfermline Abbey, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Margaret of England, Queen of Scots
    Margaret of England, Queen of Scots
    Dunfermline Abbey, Fife
    Dunfermline Abbey
    Dunfermline Abbey
    Person ID I11196  Dickinson
    Last Modified 5 May 2015 

    Father Henry III of England, King of England,   b. 1 Oct 1207, Winchester Castle, Winchester, Hampshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 Nov 1272, Westminster Palace, Westminster, London Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 65 years) 
    Relationship Birth 
    Mother Eleonore de Provence, Queen Consort of England,   b. 1223, Aix-en-Provence, Provence, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 24 Jun 1291, Amesbury Abbey, Amesbury, Wiltshire Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship Foster 
    Married 20 Jan 1236  Canterbury Cathedral, Canterbury, Kent Find all individuals with events at this location  [7, 8, 9, 10
    • Nine children were produced by this union. Richard, John, William, Katherine and Henry all died young. [6]
    Family ID F2959  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Alexander III, King of Scots,   b. 4 Sep 1241, Roxburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 16 or 19 Mar 1286, Burntisland, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 26 Dec 1251  York Minster, York, North Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location  [4, 11
    Children 
    +1. Margaret of Scotland, Queen of Norway,   b. 28 Feb 1261, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Apr 1283, Tønsberg, Vestfold, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 22 years)  [Birth]
    Last Modified 11 May 2015 
    Family ID F4490  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Event Map
    Link to Google MapsBorn - 29 Sep 1240 - Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 26 Dec 1251 - York Minster, York, North Yorkshire Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsBuried - - Dunfermline Abbey, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Link to Google Earth
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    Pin Legend  : Address       : Location       : City/Town       : County/Shire       : State/Province       : Country       : Not Set

  • Photos
    York Minster
    York Minster

  • Sources 
    1. [S336463] Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families, Charles Cawley, (Online: The Foundation for Medieval Genealogy, http://fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/), fmg.ac/Projects/MedLands/ENGLAND,%20Kings%201066-1603.htm#Margaretdied1275.

    2. [S157] A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain, Marc Morris, (New York: Pegasus Books, 2015), 6.

    3. [S336429] Britain's Royal Families: A Complete Genealogy, Alison Weir, (London: Vintage Books, 2008), 306.
      An alternative date of 5 Oct 1240 is also given.

    4. [S336429] Britain's Royal Families: A Complete Genealogy, Alison Weir, (London: Vintage Books, 2008), 306.

    5. [S157] A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain, Marc Morris, (New York: Pegasus Books, 2015), 128.
      Year only.

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

    7. [S23] The Plantagenets: The Warrior Kings and Queens Who Made England, Dan Jones, (New York: Viking, 2012), 202.

    8. [S157] A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain, Marc Morris, (New York: Pegasus Books, 2015), 2, 5.

    9. [S154] The Demon's Brood: A History of the Plantagenet Dynasty, Desmond Seward, (New York: Pegasus Books, 2014), 72.

    10. [S34] The History of the Noble House of Stourton, Charles Boltoph Joseph, (Chicago: The Institute of American Genealogy, 1899), vol. 1, 77.

    11. [S157] A Great and Terrible King: Edward I and the Forging of Britain, Marc Morris, (New York: Pegasus Books, 2015), 25-26, 244-245.