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Malcolm IV King of Scotland[1]

Male 1142 - 1165  (23 years)


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  • Name Malcolm IV King of Scotland  [2
    Born 20 Mar 1141-1142 
    Gender Male 
    Died 9 Dec 1165  Jedburgh, Roxburghshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Buried Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Person ID I38103  My Genealogy
    Last Modified 19 Aug 2013 

    Father Henry 2nd Earl of Huntingdon,   b. Abt 1114,   d. 12 Jun 1152  (Age ~ 38 years) 
    Mother Adelaide De Warren,   d. 1178 
    Married 1139 
    Family ID F14077  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Malcolm was the eldest son of Henry, earl of Huntingdon and Northumberland (d. 1152), and his wife, Ada de Warenne (d. 1178), and grandson of David I (d. 1153). He had two brothers, William (d. 1214) and David (d. 1219) and three sisters, Margaret, Ada and Matilda. Malcolm was born between 23 April and 24 May 1141 and upon his father's death on 12/13 June 1152, he became heir to King David. He succeeded to the throne on 24 May 1153. He was knighted by Henry II of England at Périgueux around 30 June 1159, returning to Scotland in early 1160. He founded Coupar Angus Abbey and raised Scone Priory to an abbey. Malcolm died at Jedburgh on 9 December 1165 and was buried at Dunfermline Abbey. He was succeeded by his brother, William I. http://www.oxforddnb.com/view/article/17860

  • Sources 
    1. [S883] Hamish Maclaren.

    2. [S2] Mac 14Febxx.FTW.