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James VI and Ilocked

  • Jenny Wormald


James VI and I (1566–1625), king of Scotland, England, and Ireland, was born at Edinburgh Castle on 19 June 1566, the only son of Mary, queen of Scots (1542–1587), and her second husband, Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley (1545/6–1567).

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Journals of the House of Commons
Scottish Text Society
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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Historical Manuscripts Commission
, 12 vols. in 13 (1814–75)