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Mary "Queen of Scots" Stuart, Queen of Scotland

Mary "Queen of Scots" Stuart, Queen of Scotland[1]

Female 1542 - 1587  (44 years)

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  • Name Mary "Queen of Scots" Stuart 
    Suffix Queen of Scotland 
    Nickname Queen of Scots 
    Born 7 Dec 1542  Linlithgow Palace, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Female 
    Acceded 9 Sep 1543  Stirling Castle Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Deposed 1567 
    Died 8 Feb 1587  Fotheringhay Castle, Northampton Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried 1612  Westminster Abbey, London, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Deposed 1567, executed 1587 - Burke says 1586.
      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 crown 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.
      http://www.hull.ac.uk/php/cssbct/cgi-bin/gedlkup.php/n=royal?royal01247
    Person ID I15721  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 

    Father James V of Scotland Stuart, King of Scotland,   b. 15 Apr 1512, Linlithgow Palace, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 14 Dec 1542, Falkland Palace, Fife Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 30 years) 
    Mother Mary de Guise de Lorraine,   b. 22 Nov 1515, Bar-le-Duc, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Jun 1560, Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 9 May 1538 
    Family ID F7535  Group Sheet

    Family 1 Francis II of France de Valois, King of France,   b. 16 Jan 1544, Château Fontainebleau-sur-Loire, France Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 5 Dec 1560, Orléans, France Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 16 years) 
    Married 24 Apr 1558  Notre Dame, Paris, France Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F7534  Group Sheet

    Family 2 Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley,   b. 7 Dec 1545, Temple Newsham, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 10 Feb 1567, Provost's House, Kirk o'the Field, Edin Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 21 years) 
    Married 29 Jul 1565  Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. James I Stuart, King of Britain,   b. 19 Jun 1566, Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 Mar 1625, Theobalds Park, Hertfordshire, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 58 years)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F7900  Group Sheet

    Family 3 James Hepburn, 4th Earl Bothwell,   b. Abt 1536,   d. 14 Apr 1578, Gragsholm Castle, Denmark Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 42 years) 
    Married 15 May 1567  Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Twin Hepburn,   b. Jul 1568, Lochleven Castle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1568, Lochleven Castle Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
     2. Twin Hepburn,   b. Jul 1568, Lochleven Castle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Jul 1568, Lochleven Castle Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 0 years)
    Last Modified 30 Nov 2006 
    Family ID F7903  Group Sheet

  • Photos
    Stuart, Mary 'Queen of Scots', Queen of Scotland
    Stuart, Mary "Queen of Scots", Queen of Scotland
    Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland,
    Mary Stuart, Queen of Scotland,
    at about the time of her marriage to the French heir
    Painted by an unknown artist
    Royal Collection © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
    Mary Queen of Scots
    Mary Queen of Scots
    Mary Queen of Scots by an unknown artist, c. 1620
    Royal Collection, Windsor © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II
    Mary Stuart Queen of Scots
    Mary Stuart Queen of Scots
    Mary in mourning for Francois II
    Painted by an known artist
    Royal Collection © Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth II

  • Sources 
    1. [S36] Directory of Royal Genealogical Data, Brian Tompsett, Dept of Computer Science, University of Hull, England([email protected]), (This work is Copyright b 1994-2002 Brian C Tompsett).