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Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley

Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley[1]

Male 1545 - 1567  (21 years)

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  • Name Henry Stuart 
    Suffix Lord Darnley 
    Born 7 Dec 1545  Temple Newsham, Yorkshire Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Acceded 1565 
    Died 10 Feb 1567  Provost's House, Kirk o'the Field, Edin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Murdered by an explosion of Gunpowder. 
    Buried Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    Person ID I16590  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 11 Mar 2009 

    Father Matthew Stuart, 4th Earl Lennox,   b. 21 Sep 1516, Dunbarton Castle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Sep 1571, Stirling Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 54 years) 
    Mother Lady Margaret Douglas, Countess Lennox,   b. 6 Oct 1515, Harbottle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 9 Mar 1577, Hackney Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 61 years) 
    Married 29 Jun 1544  St.James's Palace Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F7901  Group Sheet

    Family Mary "Queen of Scots" Stuart, Queen of Scotland,   b. 7 Dec 1542, Linlithgow Palace, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1587, Fotheringhay Castle, Northampton Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 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

  • Photos
    Lord Darnley and Mary
    Lord Darnley and Mary
    Engraving of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, and her second husband, Lord Darnley
    Lord Darnley and Mary
    Lord Darnley and Mary
    Medal of Mary Stuart, Queen of Scots, and her second husband, Lord Darnley
    Charles Stuart
    Henry Stuart
    Henry Stuart, Baron Darnley, at age 17, and his younger brother Charles, after Earl of Lennox, at age 6

    by Hans Eworth

    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).