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Alexander III (1241–1286), king of Scots  

Norman H. Reid

Alexander III (1241–1286), king of Scots, was the only son of Alexander II (1198–1249) and Marie de Coucy (d. 1284). When Alexander II died on 8 July 1249, the Scottish crown passed to his son. Born at Roxburgh on 4 September 1241, and so aged just a little under eight years, this child was inaugurated as ...

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Alexander III (1241–1286) seal, 1265 Scotlandsimages.com, crown copyright 2011, National Archives of Scotland, AAA02164

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Alexander II (1198–1249), king of Scots  

Keith Stringer

Alexander II (1198–1249), king of Scots, was born on 24 August 1198 at Haddington, the only son (there were also three daughters) of William (William the Lion), king of Scots (c. 1142–1214), and his wife, Ermengarde (d. 1233), daughter of Richard, vicomte de Beaumont-sur-Sarthe...

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Alexander I (d. 1124), king of Scots  

A. A. M. Duncan

Alexander I (d. 1124), king of Scots, was the fifth son of Malcolm III (d. 1093) and his second wife, Margaret (d. 1093), and was possibly named after Pope Alexander II (r. 1061–73). He is presumed to have left Scotland when his father and mother died in 1093 and to have returned when his older brother ...

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Anne (1665–1714)  

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Anne (1665–1714) by Michael Dahl, 1705 © National Portrait Gallery, London

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Anne (1665–1714), queen of Great Britain and Ireland  

Edward Gregg

Anne (1665–1714), queen of Great Britain and Ireland, was born at St James's Palace, Westminster, on 6 February 1665. She was the fourth child and second daughter of James, duke of York (1633–1701) [see James II and VII], subsequently king of England, Scotland, and Ireland...

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Charles II (1630–1685), king of England, Scotland, and Ireland  

Paul Seaward

Charles II (1630–1685), king of England, Scotland, and Ireland, was born on 29 May 1630 at St James's Palace, London, where he was baptized on 27 June, the second (but first surviving) son of Charles I (1600–1649) and Henrietta Maria (1609–1669), the daughter of ...

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Charles I (1600–1649)  

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Charles II (1630–1685)  

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Charles II (1630–1685) by Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1685 Board of Trustees of the National Museums and Galleries on Merseyside (Walker Art Gallery, Liverpool)

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Charles I (1600–1649), king of England, Scotland, and Ireland  

Mark A. Kishlansky and John Morrill

Charles I (1600–1649), king of England, Scotland, and Ireland, was born in Dunfermline Castle, Scotland, on 19 November 1600 and baptized at the palace of Holyroodhouse, Edinburgh, on 23 December. He was the third child of James VI of Scotland (subsequently James I...

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David I (c. 1085–1153), king of Scots  

G. W. S. Barrow

David I (c. 1085–1153), king of Scots, was the sixth and youngest son of Malcolm III (d. 1093) and his second wife, Margaret (d. 1093).

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David II (1324–1371), king of Scots  

Bruce Webster

David II (1324–1371), king of Scots, was the elder son of Robert I (1274–1329) and his second wife, Elizabeth (d. 1327), daughter of Richard de Burgh, earl of Ulster.

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Donald III [Domnall Bán, Donalbane] (b. in or before 1040, d. 1099?), king of Scots  

A. A. M. Duncan

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Donald III [Domnall Bán, Donalbane] (b. in or before 1040, d. 1099?), king of Scots, was born before, probably not long before, August 1040, when his father, Duncan I, king of Scots, was killed in battle 'at an immature age' (...

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Donald [Domnall mac Causantín] (d. 900)  

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Duncan I [Donnchad ua Maíl Choluim] (d. 1040), king of Scots  

Dauvit Broun

Duncan I [Donnchad ua Maíl Choluim] (d. 1040), king of Scots, was the son of Crinán, abbot of Dunkeld (d. 1045), and Bethóc, daughter of Malcolm II (d. 1034). The belief that he had a brother, Maldred, who married a daughter of ...