King James III (of Scotland)1

M, #10244, b. 10 July 1451, d. 11 June 1488
Father*King James II (of Scotland)1 b. 16 Oct 1430, d. 3 Aug 1460
Mother*Princess Maria (Mary) (of Guelders)1 b. c 1432, d. 16 Nov 1463
Relationship4th cousin 15 times removed of Robert Michael Damon
Reference9F9C-81

Names and TItles

Titled: from 1460 to 1488.1
     King James III (of Scotland) was born on 10 July 1451 in Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland, to, son of King James II (of Scotland) and Princess Maria (Mary) (of Guelders).2 King James III (of Scotland) was the son of King James II (of Scotland) and Princess Maria (Mary) (of Guelders).1 King James III (of Scotland) married Margaret (?), daughter of King Christian I (of Denmark) and Queen Dorothea (of Denmark, Norway & Sweden), on 10 July 1469 in Holyrood, Midlothian, Scotland.2,1 King James III (of Scotland) died (assassinated) on 11 June 1488 in Sauchieburn, St.ninians, Stirlingshire, Scotland, at age 36.2 He was buried in 1488 in Cambuskennethaby, Stirling, Stirling, Scotland.2
     He became King of Scotland in 1460 replacing King James II (of Scotland).1 James III's father King James II (of Scotland) died on 3 August 1460 at Roxburgh Castle, Kelso, Roxburghshire, Scotland.2 James III's mother Princess Maria (Mary) (of Guelders) died on 16 November 1463 in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.2 King James III (of Scotland) became the father of King James IV (of Scotland) on 17 March 1473.2 King James III (of Scotland) became the father of Prince Son (of Scotland) circa 1476.2 King James III (of Scotland) became the father of Prince James (of Scotland) in March 1476.2 King James III (of Scotland) became the father of Prince John (of Scotland) before July 1480.2 King James III (of Scotland) became a widower with the death of his wife, Margaret (?) on 14 July 1486 in Stirlingshire, Scotland, at age 30.2 King James III (of Scotland) was replaced as King of Scotland by King James IV (of Scotland) in 1488.1

Family

Margaret (?) b. 23 June 1456, d. 14 July 1486
Children
ChartsEnglish Royalty
English Royalty (Indented)
Last Edited15 Aug 2003

Citations

  1. [S207] The Scottish Royal Dynasties 842-1625, online http:/www.royal.gov.uk/history/trees/scottish.pdf. Hereinafter cited as The Scottish Royal Dynasties.
  2. [S227] Samuel H. Sloan, ROYALFAM.GED (461 Peachstone Terrace, San Rafael CA: n.pub.). There are some wild errors in the data.