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Malcolm II of Alba MacKenneth, King of Scotland

Male Abt 954 - 1034  (~ 80 years)


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  • Name Malcolm II of Alba MacKenneth  [1
    Suffix King of Scotland 
    Born Abt 954 
    Gender Male 
    Acceded 25 Mar 1005 
    Died 25 Nov 1034  Glamis Castle, Angus, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Killed by his kinsman. 
    Buried Iona Abbey, Isle of Iona, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Notes 
    • Acceded: 25 MAR 1005

      conquered Lothian 1018. King of Alba, King of Strathclyde.
      said to have married an Irishwoman from Ossory.
      Killed by his kinsman.

      http://www.hull.ac.uk/php/cssbct/cgi-bin/gedlkup.php/n=royal?royal02248

      http://www.rpi.edu/~holmes/Hobbies/Genealogy/ps05/ps05_446.htm

      Malcolm phps. m. a daughter of Sigurd, Jarl or Earl of Orkney, who died 23 April 1014 in the Battle of Clortarf, Ireland, and wife Donada (Alice) of Scotland. S's ancestry is known as far back as Sveide the Viking, a Norse King who died in 760.] Malcolm II reigned 25 March 1005-1034 & was murdered. Malcolm frequently invaded northern England and at the battle of Carham in 1015 finally secured Lothian for Scotland. OR Malcolm "is said to have m. an Irishwoman from Ossory" [more likely].

      He conquered Lothian 1018. He was King of Alba and Strathclyde.
      He is said to have married an Irishwoman from Ossory.
      He was Killed by his kinsman.

      References: [AR7],[CP],[Moncreiffe],[MRL]
    Person ID I5236  Glenn Cook Family
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2013 

    Father Kenneth II of Alba, King of Scotland,   b. 932, Alba, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 995, Finela's Castle, Fettercain Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 63 years) 
    Family ID F1640  Group Sheet

    Family Blanaid nic Brian,   d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children 
     1. Dovada,   d. Yes, date unknown
     2. Bethoc (Beatrix), Heiress of Scone,   d. Yes, date unknown
     3. Donada (Alice or Anleta),   d. Yes, date unknown
    Last Modified 19 Jun 2013 
    Family ID F1636  Group Sheet

  • 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).