Biography of James II King Scotland

Timeline

On 16 Oct 1430 James II King Scotland was born to James I King Scotland and Joan Beaufort Queen Consort Scotland.

On 21 Feb 1437 James II King Scotland succeeded II King Scotland: Stewart.

Douglas Black Dinner

On 24 Nov 1440 William Crichton arranged a dinner of reconciliation at the Great Hall, Edinburgh Castle. During the course of the dinner the young brothers William Douglas 3rd Duke Touraine and David Douglas was beheaded in front of the young James II King Scotland. .

On 03 Jul 1449 James II King Scotland and Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland were married at Holyrood Abbey, Holyrood.

On 19 May 1450 Unamed Stewart was born to James II King Scotland and Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland.

On 10 Jul 1451 James III King Scotland was born to James II King Scotland and Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland.

On 22 Feb 1452 William Douglas 8th Earl Douglas, 2nd Earl Avondale was murdered by James II King Scotland at Edinburgh Castle for refusing to desist from conspiring with Tiger Earl 4th Earl Crawford.

Battle of Brechin

On 18 May 1452 the Battle of Brechin was fought between supporters of James II King Scotland and his rellious nobility including the Black Douglases. Alexander Gordon 1st Earl Huntley defeated the rebels led by Tiger Earl 4th Earl Crawford on behalf on the King. John Lindsay,and the brothers William Gordon and Henry Gordon, were killed. .

On 13 May 1453 Mary Stewart Countess Arran was born to James II King Scotland and Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland at Stirling Castle, Stirling.

Around 1454 Alexander Stewart 1st Duke Albany was born to James II King Scotland and Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland.

Around 1455 David Stewart was born to James II King Scotland and Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland.

Around 1455 Margaret n William 03 Lord Crichton Stewart was born to James II King Scotland and Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland.

Around 1456 John Stewart 1st Earl Mar was born to James II King Scotland and Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland.

On 03 Aug 1460 James II King Scotland died at Roxburgh Castle.

After 03 Aug 1460 James II King Scotland was buried at Holyrood Abbey, Holyrood.

Around 1665 Henri Gascar. Portrait of James II King Scotland.

Around 1665 Henri Gascar 1635-1701. Portrait of James II King Scotland 1430-1460.

In 1686 Henri Gascar. Portrait of James II King Scotland.

In 1686 Henri Gascar 1635-1701. Portrait of James II King Scotland 1430-1460.

John Stewart Lord Sticks was born to James II King Scotland.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Stewart

Maternal Family Tree: Aoife NI Diarmait Macmurrough Countess Pembroke, Countess Buckingham

Descendants Family Trees:

Edward III King England

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 17 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 7 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 13 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 8 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Great x 2 Grand Son of Edward III King England

Kings Scotland: Son of James I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 8 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 4 Grand Son of Philip "Fair" IV King France

Ancestry

Father: James I King Scotland Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

GrandFather: Robert III King Scotland Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandFather: Robert II King Scotland Great x 3 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Walter Stewart 6th High Steward

Great x 3 GrandFather: James Stewart 5th High Steward

Great x 2 GrandMother: Marjory Bruce Great x 2 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert "The Bruce" I King Scotland Great x 5 Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Mar Great Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Mure Queen Consort Scotland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Adam Mure

GrandMother: Anabella Drummond Queen Consort Scotland

Mother: Joan Beaufort Queen Consort Scotland Great Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster Son Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward III King England Son Edward II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edward II King England Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Isabella Capet Queen Consort England Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England Great x 5 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: William Hainault I Count Hainault, III Count Avesnes, III Count Holland, II Count Zeeland Great x 4 Grandson Stephen I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Joan Valois Count Zeeland, Count Holland, Count Avesnes, Count Hainault Great x 4 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great GrandMother: Katherine Roet Duchess Lancaster

Great x 2 GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet

GrandMother: Margaret Holland Duchess Clarence Great x 2 Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent Great Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent Great x 4 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert Holland 1st Baron Holand

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Zouche Baroness Holand Great x 3 Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Plantagenet 1st Earl Kent Son Edward "Longshanks" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Wake Countess Kent Great x 3 Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England

Great GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan Countess Kent Great x 2 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey Great x 5 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund Fitzalan 9th Earl Arundel Great x 4 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Alice Warenne Countess Arundel

Great x 2 GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey Great Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry Plantagenet 3rd Earl Leicester, 3rd Earl Lancaster Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Maud Chaworth