Biography of William "Lion" I King Scotland

Timeline

Around 1143 William "Lion" I King Scotland was born to Henry Dunkeld 3rd Earl Huntingdon, 4th Earl Northumberland and Ada Warenne Countess Huntingdon, Countess Northumberland.

On 24 Dec 1165 William "Lion" I King Scotland was crowned I King Scotland: Dunkeld.

Battle of Alnwick

On 11 Jul 1174 a small army commanded by Ranulf Glanville with Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester surprised William "Lion" I King Scotland 's army in a dawn raid known as the Battle of Alnwick near Alnwick. William "Lion" I King Scotland was captured and imprisoned initially in Newcastle on Tyne Castle. He was subsequently moved to the more remote, and secure, Falaise Castle, Falaise, Calvados, Basse Normandie.

Treaty of Falaise

In Dec 1174 William "Lion" I King Scotland, imprisoned at Falaise Castle, Falaise, Calvados, Basse Normandie, signed the Treaty of Falaise by which he agreed Henry "Curtmantle" II King England was overlord of Scotland.

On 05 Sep 1186 William "Lion" I King Scotland and Ermengarde Beaumont-Sarthe Queen Consort Scotland were married at Woodstock Palace.

In 1193 Margaret Dunkeld Countess Kent was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Ermengarde Beaumont-Sarthe Queen Consort Scotland.

In 1195 Isabella Dunkeld Countess Norfolk was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Ermengarde Beaumont-Sarthe Queen Consort Scotland.

On 24 Aug 1198 Alexander II King Scotland was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Ermengarde Beaumont-Sarthe Queen Consort Scotland at Haddington, Haddingtonshire.

In 1200 Marjorie Dunkeld Countess Pembroke was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Ermengarde Beaumont-Sarthe Queen Consort Scotland.

On 04 Dec 1214 William "Lion" I King Scotland died at Stirling.

After 04 Dec 1214 William "Lion" I King Scotland was buried at Arbroath Abbey.

Aufrica Dunkeld was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Isabel d'Avenel Abenel.

Isabella Mac William Dunkeld was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Isabel d'Avenel Abenel.

Ada Fitzwilliam Dunkeld was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Isabel d'Avenel Abenel.

Robert de London Dunkeld was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Isabel d'Avenel Abenel.

Henry de Galightly Dunkeld was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Isabel d'Avenel Abenel.

Margaret Dunkeld was born to William "Lion" I King Scotland and Daughter Adam Hythus.

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 9 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Scotland: Grand Son of David I King Scotland

Kings Franks: Great x 11 Grand Son of Charles "Charlemagne aka Great" King Franks, King Lombardy, Holy Roman Emperor

Kings France: Great x 2 Grand Son of Henry I King France

Ancestry

Father: Henry Dunkeld 3rd Earl Huntingdon, 4th Earl Northumberland

GrandFather: David I King Scotland

Great GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland

Great x 2 GrandMother: Bethóc Unknown Queen Consort Scotland

Great GrandMother: Margaret Wessex Queen Consort Scotland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Edward "The Exile" Wessex

Great x 3 GrandFather: Edmund "Ironside" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Ealdgyth Unknown

Great x 2 GrandMother: Agatha Unknown

Mother: Ada Warenne Countess Huntingdon, Countess Northumberland

GrandFather: William Warenne 2nd Earl Surrey

Great GrandFather: William Warenne 1st Earl Surrey

Great x 2 GrandFather: Ralph Warenne

Great GrandMother: Gundred Unknown Countess Surrey

GrandMother: Elizabeth Capet Countess Leicester, Count Meulan, Countess Surrey

Great GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry I King France

Great x 3 GrandFather: Robert "Pious" II King France

Great x 3 GrandMother: Constance Arles Queen Consort France

Great x 2 GrandMother: Anne Rurik Queen Consort France

Great x 3 GrandFather: Yaroslav "The Wise" Rurik

Great GrandMother: Adelaide Vermandois I Count Vermandois

Great x 2 GrandFather: Herbert Vermandois IV Count Vermandois

Great x 3 GrandFather: Otto Vermandois I Count Vermandois

Great x 3 GrandMother: Pavia Unknown Count Vermandois

Great x 2 GrandMother: Adela Valois Count Blois, Count Vermandois

Great x 3 GrandFather: Ralph Valois