Queen of Scotland Mary Stuart

Female 1542 - 1587  (44 years)


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  • Name Mary Stuart 
    Prefix Queen of Scotland 
    Occupation 1542 to 1567 
    Queen of Scotland 
    • Her rules was opposed by a confederation of Scottish nobles, headed by her bastard brother, the Regent Moray, and to these she was forced to surrender at Carberry Hill 15 Jun 1567. The Queen was compelled to sign a formal resignation of the crow n to her son James. She escaped and fought the battle of Langside 13 May 1568. She fled to England but was captured and executed after 19 years in prison.
    Born 7 Dec 1542  Linlithgow Palace, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Also Known As Mary (Queen of Scots) 
    Died 8 Feb 1587  Fotheringhay Castle, Fotheringhay, Northampton, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • executed
    Person ID I3308  Enchanted Family Tree
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2012 

    Father King of Scotland James Stuart, V,   b. 15 Apr 1512, Linlithgow Palace, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1542, Falkland Palace, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Mother Mary, of Lorraine,   b. 22 Nov 1515, Bar-le-Duc, , Lorraine, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1560, Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, , Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Family ID F1808  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Lord of Darnley Henry Stuart,   b. 7 Dec 1545, Temple Newsham, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1567, Provost's House, Kirk o' Field, Edinburgh, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years) 
    Married 29 Jul 1565  Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
    +1. King of England and Scotland James Stuart, I & VI,   b. 19 Jun 1566, Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, , Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1625, Theobalds Park, Hertford, Hertfordshire, England, United Kingdom Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 14 Mar 2012 
    Family ID F1809  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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    Link to Google MapsBorn - 7 Dec 1542 - Linlithgow Palace, Scotland, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsMarried - 29 Jul 1565 - Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
    Link to Google MapsDied - 8 Feb 1587 - Fotheringhay Castle, Fotheringhay, Northampton, England, United Kingdom Link to Google Earth
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