NameSaint Margaret Of Scotland , 28G Grandmother
Birth1045, Hungary
Death16 Nov 1093, Edinburgh Castle, Scotland
BurialDunfermline Abbey, Fife, Scotland
FatherEdward The Exile (1016-1057)
MotherAgatha (->1070)
Spouses
Birth26 Aug 1031, Scotland
Death13 Nov 1093, Alnwick Castle, Northumberland
BurialTynemouth, Northumberland
MotherSuthen
Marriage1068, Dunfermline Abbey, Fife, Scotland
ChildrenMatilda (Edith) Of Scotland (1079-1118)
 Mary Of Scotland (1082-1116)
 David I (~1084-1153)
Notes for Saint Margaret Of Scotland
Also known as Margaret of Wessex
Born in exile in Hungary
Canonised 1250 and her feast day is 16th November. In 1057 she arrived at the English court of Edward the Confessor. Ten years later she was in exile after William defeated Harold at the Battle of Hastings. She fled to Scotland where she was married against her wishes to King Malcolm to whom she bore six sons and two daughters. Her unlearned and boorish husband grew daily more graceful and Christian under the queen's graceful influence. Her remains were removed to Escorial Spain and her head Douai, France

Internet Sources

Wikipedia
http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Saint_Margaret_of_Scotland
Notes for Malcom III (Canmore) (Spouse 1)
Ruled 1058 to 1093.
Canmore means Great Chief
Some say died 1098. Slew Macbeth 1057. King of Strathclyde

Internet Sources

Wikipedia
https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Malcolm_III_of_Scotland
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