Alexander III of Scotland facts for kids
Quick facts for kidsAlexander III
|King of Scots|
|Reign||6 July 1249 – 19 March 1286|
|Coronation||13 July 1249, Scone, Perth & Kinross, Scotland|
|Buried||Dunfermline Abbey, Scotland|
|Consort||Margaret of England
Yolande de Dreux
|Children||Margaret, Alexander, David|
|Royal House||House of Dunkeld|
|Mother||Marie de Coucy|
He was the only son of Alexander II with his second wife, Marie de Coucy. Alexander's father died on 6 July 1249 and he officially became king at the age of eight. This happened at Scone on 13 July, 1249.
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