BIOGRAPHY OF JAMES IV KING SCOTLAND 1473-1513

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 4G Grandson Edward III King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson John "The Good" II King France

EVENTS

On 17 Mar 1473 James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 was born to James III King Scotland 1451-1488 (21) and Margaret Oldenburg Queen Consort Scotland 1456-1486 (16) at Stirling Castle, Stirling

On 11 Jun 1488 James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (15) succeeded IV King Scotland: Stewart

On 19 Jun 1488 Francis Lovell 1st Viscount Lovell 1456-1488 (32) was issued a safe conduct by James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (15)

Around 1492 James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (18) natural Margaret Boyd

Around 1493 Alexander Stewart Archbishop St Andrews 1493-1513 was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (19) and Margaret Boyd

Around 1495 Catherine Stewart 1495-1554 was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (21) and Margaret Boyd

Around 1496 James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (22) natural Margaret Drummond 1475-1501 (21)

Around 1497 Margaret Stewart 1497- was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (23) and Margaret Drummond 1475-1501 (22)

Around 1498 James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (24) natural Janet Kennedy 1480-1545 (18)

Around 1499 James Stewart 1st Earl Moray 1499-1544 was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (25) and Janet Kennedy 1480-1545 (19)

In 1502 James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (28) natural Isobel Stewart

On 25 Jan 1502 Patrick Hepburn 1st Earl Bothwell 1452-1508 (50) stood proxy for James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (28) at the betrothal with Margaret Tudor

On 17 Jul 1502 Janet Stewart 1502-1562 was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (29) and Isobel Stewart

On 08 Aug 1503 James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (30) and Margaret Tudor 1489-1541 (13) were married at Holyrood Abbey, Holyrood. Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (60) and James Hamilton 1st Earl Arran 1475-1529 (28)

On 21 Feb 1507 James Stewart 1st Duke Rothesay 1507-1508 was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (33) and Margaret Tudor 1489-1541 (17) at Holyrood Palace, Holyrood

On 15 Jul 1508 Unamed Stillborn Stewart 1508- was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (35) and Margaret Tudor 1489-1541 (18) at Holyrood Palace, Holyrood

On 20 Oct 1509 Arthur Stewart 1st Duke Rothesay 1509-1510 was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (36) and Margaret Tudor 1489-1541 (19) at Holyrood Palace, Holyrood

On 10 Apr 1512 James V King Scotland 1512-1542 was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (39) and Margaret Tudor 1489-1541 (22) at Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow

On Nov 1512 Unamed Stillborn Stewart 1512- was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (39) and Margaret Tudor 1489-1541 (22) at Holyrood Palace, Holyrood

On 09 Sep 1513, whilst Henry VIII was way in Europe the English army inflicted a heavy defeat on the Scots with the James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (40) being killed at Branxton, Northumberland

On 09 Sep 1513 at the Battle of Flodden the Scottish army suffered heavy casualties. James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 (40) , Alexander Stewart Archbishop St Andrews 1493-1513 (20) , Andrew Stewart 1st Lord Avondale 1470-1513 (43) , Matthew Stewart 2nd Earl Lennox -1513, James Traquair 1480-1513 (33) , Archibald Campbell 2nd Earl Argyll 1449-1513 (64) , Robert Douglas 1424-1513 (89) , William Douglas 6th Lord Drumlanrig -1513, George Douglas 1469-1513 (44) , William Douglas 1471-1513 (42) , John Douglas 2nd Earl Morton -1513, Alexander Elphinstone 1st Lord Elphinstone -1513, John Erskine -1513, William Hay 4th Earl Erroll -1513, Thomas Hay -1513, Adam Hepburn 2nd Earl Bothwell -1513, George Hepburn Abbot Arbroath 1454-1513 (59) , Adam Hepburn 1457-1513 (56) , Thomas "Younger of Cushnie" Lumsden -1513, John Maxwell 4th Lord Maxwell -1513, William Murray 1470-1513 (43) , Colin Oliphant -1513, William Ruthven -1513, George Seton 5th Lord Seton -1513, Henry 03 Lord Sinclair -1513 and William Sinclair 2nd Earl Caithness 1459-1513 (54) were killed. George Home 4th Lord Home -1516 and John Stewart 2nd Earl Atholl 1475-1522 (38) fought.

On 30 Apr 1514 Alexander Stewart 1st Duke Ross 1514-1515 was born to James IV King Scotland 1473-1513 and Margaret Tudor 1489-1541 (24) at Stirling Castle, Stirling

ANCESTRY

Father: James III King Scotland 1451-1488 (3G Grandson Edward III King England)

GrandFather: James II King Scotland 1430-1460 (2G Grandson Edward III King England)

1G GrandFather: James I King Scotland 1394-1437 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Robert III King Scotland 1337-1406 (4G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Robert II King Scotland 1316-1390 (3G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Walter Stewart 1296-1327

4G GrandMother: Marjory Bruce (2G Granddaughter John "Lackland" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Mure

4G GrandFather: Adam Mure

2G GrandMother: Anabella Drummond

1G GrandMother: Joan Beaufort Queen Consort Scotland 1404-1445 (1G Granddaughter Edward III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Beaufort 1st Marquess Somerset, 1st Marquess Dorset 1373-1410 (Grandson Edward III King England)

3G GrandFather: John of Gaunt 1st Duke Lancaster 1340-1399 (Son Edward III King England)

4G GrandFather: Edward III King England 1312-1377 (Son Edward II King England)

4G GrandMother: Philippa Hainault Queen Consort England 1314-1369 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandMother: Katherine Roet 1350-1403

4G GrandFather: Giles "Payne" Roet 1310-1380

2G GrandMother: Margaret Holland 1385-1439 (2G Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 2nd Earl Kent 1350-1397 (1G Grandson Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Thomas Holland 1st Earl Kent 1314-1360 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Joan "Fair Maid of Kent" Plantagenet Princess Wales 1328-1385 (Granddaughter Edward "Longshanks" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Alice Fitzalan 1350-1416 (2G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376 (5G Grandson John "Lackland" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet 1318-1372 (1G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

GrandMother: Mary Egmont Queen Consort Scotland 1434-1463 (8G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

1G GrandFather: Arnold Egmont 1st Duke Guelders 1410-1473

1G GrandMother: Catherine Marck 1417-1479 (7G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Adolph Marck I Duke Cleves 1373-1448 (7G Grandson Stephen I King England)

3G GrandFather: Adolph Marck Archbishop Cologne 1334-1394 (6G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: Adolph Marck II Count Mark -1347

4G GrandMother: Margaret Cleves -1341 (5G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Jülich

4G GrandFather: Gerhard VI Jülich

2G GrandMother: Marie Valois-Burgundy 1393-1466 (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John "Fearless" Valois-Burgundy Duke Burgundy 1371-1419 (6G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" Valois-Burgundy II Duke Burgundy 1342-1404 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Dampierre 1348-1405 (9G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Wittelsbach 1363-1423 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Albert Wittelsbach I Duke Bavaria 1336-1404 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Silesia

Mother: Margaret Oldenburg Queen Consort Scotland 1456-1486

GrandFather: Christian I King Denmark 1426-1481