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James VI (and Ist) Stuart King of Britain[1]

Male 1566 - 1625  (58 years)


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  • Name James VI (and Ist) Stuart King of Britain  [2
    Born 19 Jun 1566  Edinburgh Castle, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Gender Male 
    Died 27 Mar 1625  Theobalds Park, Hertfordshire, Herts, Find all individuals with events at this location  [2
    Buried Westminster Abbey, London Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I37987  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 4 Aug 2015 

    Father Henry (Lord Darnley) Stuart,   b. 7 Dec 1546,   d. 10 Feb 1566-1567, Provost House, Murdered Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 20 years) 
    Mother Mary Queen of Scots,   b. 7 Dec 1542, Palace Of Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 8 Feb 1586/87, Beheaded At Fotheringay Castle, Northampton Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 29 Jul 1565  Holyrood Palace Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Family ID F13933  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Anne of Denmark,   b. 14 Oct 1574, Skanderborg, Castle Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 4 Mar 1618/19, Hampton Court Palace Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 44 years) 
    Married 23 Nov 1589  Oslo, Norway Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Children 
     1. Henry Frederick Stuart,   d. 1612
     2. Elizabeth (Queen of Bohemia) Stuart,   b. 19 Aug 1596,   d. 13 Feb 1661/62  (Age 65 years)
     3. Charles I Stuart King of Britain,   b. 19 Nov 1600, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 30 Jan 1648/49, Beheaded, Whitehall Palace, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years)
     4. Robert Bruce (Duke of Kintyre) Stuart,   b. 18 Jan 1601/02, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. 27 May 1602, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 0 years)
     5. Mary Stuart,   b. 8 Apr 1605, Greenwich Palace Find all individuals with events at this location,   d. Yes, date unknown
     6. Sophia Stuart,   b. 22 Jun 1606,   d. 23 Jun 1606  (Age 0 years)
     7. Margaret Stuart,   b. 24 Dec 1598,   d. Mar 1600  (Age 1 years)
    Last Modified 24 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F13934  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • For the sources of information, see in this file under "INFORMATION,Sources of" and also "INFORMATION, General Clan Genealogy ".

      Tudor Stuart Connection

      1 Henry VII Tudor King of England
      . +Elizabeth of York Plantagenet
      2 Mary Tudor b 1495/96
      2 Henry VIII Tudor King of England b 1491
      2 Edmund (Duke of Somerset) Tudor b 1499
      2 Edward Tudor
      2 Katherine Tudor b 1503
      2 Elizabeth Tudor b 1492
      2 Arthur (Prince of Wales) b 1486
      2 Margaret Tudor b 1489
      .... 1st Husband of Margaret Tudor
      +Archibald (6th Earl of Angus) Douglas
      .. 3 Margaret (of Angus) Douglas
      ...... +Mathew (13th Earl of Lennox) Stewart
      .... 4 Henry (Lord Darnley) Stuart
      ........ + Mary Queen of Scots
      ...... 5 James VI (and Ist) Stuart King of Britain

      .....2nd Husband of Margaret Tudor
      .... +James IV Stewart King of Scotland
      .. 3 James (Duke of Rothesay) Stewart
      .. 3 Daughter (Princess) Stewart
      .. 3 Arthur (Duke of Rothesay) Stewart
      .. 3 James V Stewart King of Scotland
      1st Wife of James V Stewart King of Scotland
      ...... +Elizabeth Shaw
      .... 4 James Abbot of Kelso and Melrose Stuart
      .... 4 Robert (Earl of Orkney) Stewart b
      .... 4 John (Prior of Coldinghame) Stewart

      .. 2nd Wife of James V Stewart King of Scotland
      ...... +Mary de Guise de Lorraine
      .... 4 Mary Queen of Scots
      ........ +Francis de Valois II King of France
      .... *2nd Husband of Mary Queen of Scots:
      ........ + Henry (Lord Darnley) Stuart
      ...... 5 James VI (and 1st) Stuart King of Britain

  • Sources 
    1. [S883] Hamish Maclaren.

    2. [S2] Mac 14Febxx.FTW.