Margaret Tudor facts for kids
Detail of a portrait of Queen Margaret by Daniel Mytens
|Queen consort of Scots|
|Tenure||8 August 1503 – 9 September 1513|
28 November 1489|
Westminster Palace, London, Middlesex, Kingdom of England
|Died||18 October 1541
Methven Castle, Perthshire, Kingdom of Scotland
|Burial||Priory of St John, Perthshire, Kingdom of Scotland|
James IV of Scotland
(m. 1503; his death 1513)
Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus
(m. 1514; div. 1527)
Henry Stewart, 1st Lord Methven
(m. 1528; her death 1541)
|Issue||James Stewart, Duke of Rothesay
Arthur Stewart, Duke of Rothesay
James V of Scotland
Alexander Stewart, Duke of Ross
Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox
|Father||Henry VII of England|
|Mother||Elizabeth of York|
Margaret Tudor (28 November 1489 – 18 October 1541) was the wife of James IV of Scotland. She was Queen Consort of Scotland from 1503 until James IV died in 1513. After that, she was regent for their son James V. Margaret and James IV were grandparents of Mary, Queen of Scots.
In 1514, Margaret married Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus. Margaret and Douglas were grandparents of Lord Darnley, the second husband of Mary, Queen of Scots. Margaret's great-grandson, King James VI of Scotland, became the king of England and Ireland after Elizabeth I of England died in 1603.
|Relatives of Margaret Tudor|
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A depiction of Margaret from a family tree from the reign of her great-grandson, James VI/I of Scotland and England.
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