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Malcolm III 'Caennmor' King Of Scotland

Malcolm III 'Caennmor' King Of Scotland

Male 1031 - 1093  (62 years)


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  • Name , Malcolm III 'Caennmor' 
    Suffix King Of Scotland 
    Born 26 Mar 1031  Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Notes
    • Malcolm III 'Caennmor', King of Scotland was born on 26 March 1031 at Scotland.1,2 He was the son of Duncan I 'the Gracious', King of Alba and Sybilla (?). He married, firstly, Ingibiorg Finnsdottir, daughter of Finn Arnasson, Jarl of Halland and Bergljot (?), between 1059 and 1066.1 He married, secondly, Saint Margaret 'the Exile' (?), daughter of Edward 'Atheling' (?) and Agatha of Kiev, in 1069 at Dunfermline Abbey, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland.3 He died on 13 November 1093 at age 62 at Alnwick Castle, Alnwick, Northumberland, England, killed by Arkil Morel in an ambush.3 He was buried at El Escorial Palace, Madrid, Spain.3 He was buried at Tynemouth, Northumberland, England.3 He was buried at Dunfermline Abbey, Dunfermline, Fife, Scotland.3
           He was also known as M?el Coluim mac Donnchada.2 He gained the title of King Malcolm of Strathclyde in 1034.1 He gained the title of Prince Malcolm of Cumbria in 1034.1 He succeeded to the title of King Malcolm III of Scotland on 17 March 1058.1 He was crowned King of Scotland on 25 April 1058 at Scone Abbey, Scone, Perthshire, Scotland.1
           He succeeded Macbeth, but was exiled to England during the reign of Macbeth. With English military help he defeated (1054 - Battle of Dunsinane) and killed (1057) Macbeth, and became King of Scotland after the death of Macbeth's stepson and successor Lulach. Five times he unsuccessfully invaded northern England, and was killed on the fifth attempt. He was effectively ruler of Strathclyde and Lothian from 1054.
      Children of Malcolm III 'Caennmor', King of Scotland and Ingibiorg Finnsdottir

          Duncan II, King of Scotland+4 b. c 1060, d. 12 Nov 1094
          Malcolm of Scotland4 b. c 1068, d. c 1094
          Donald of Scotland4 b. c 1068, d. 1085

      Children of Malcolm III 'Caennmor', King of Scotland and Saint Margaret 'the Exile' (?)

          Edward of Scotland4 b. a 1069, d. 16 Nov 1093
          Edmund, King of Scotland4 b. a 1070
          Ethelred of Dunkeld, Earl of Fife+4 b. a 1071, d. c 1097
          Edgar, King of Scotland5 b. c 1074, d. 8 Jan 1106/7
          Alexander 'the Fierce', King of Scotland+5 b. 1078, d. 23 Apr 1124
          Editha of Scotland+5 b. c 1079, d. 1 May 1118
          Mary of Scots+ b. a 1079, d. 31 May 1116
          David I 'the Saint', King of Scotland+5 b. bt 1080 - 1085, d. 24 May 1153

      Citations

          [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 183. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.
          [S130] Wikipedia, online http;//www.wikipedia.org. Hereinafter cited as Wikipedia.
          [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family, page 184.
          [S106] Royal Genealogies Website (ROYAL92.GED), online ftp://ftp.cac.psu.edu/genealogy/public_html/royal/index.html. Hereinafter cited as Royal Genealogies Website.
          [S60] Charles and Hugh Brogan Mosley, editor, American Presidential Families (London, U.K.: Alan Sutton and Morris Genealogical Books, 1994), page 45. Hereinafter cited as American Presidential Families.
    Reign 1158 to 1193 
    Died 13 Nov 1093  Alnwick Castle, Alnwick, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Cause: Killed 
    Person ID I16091  My Roots
    Last Modified 19 Nov 2018 

    Father Ancestors Duncan 'The Gracious" I, King Of Alba
              b. 1001
              d. 14 Aug 1040, Pitgaveny, Elgin, Morayshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 39 years) 
    Mother Sybilla
              d. Yes, date unknown 
    Children
    Married: 1x1. Malcolm III 'Caennmor' King Of Scotland
              b. 26 Mar 1031, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 13 Nov 1093, Alnwick Castle, Alnwick, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 62 years)
     
    Family ID F5589  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Saint Margaret 'The Exile'
              b. 1045, Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location
              d. 16 Nov 1093, Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 48 years) 
    Married 1035  Hungary Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Age at Marriage He : 3 years and 9 months - She : -10 years 
    Children 
       1. Male Edward
              d. 16 Nov 1093
       2. Male Edmund I, King Of Scotland
              d. Yes, date unknown
       3. Male Ethelred Abbot Of Dunkeld
              d. Yes, date unknown
       4. Male Alexander I, King Of Scotland
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Married: 1x  5. Female Mary
              d. 31 May 1116
    Married: 1x  6. Female Matilda Of Scotland
              b. Abt 1080
              d. Yes, date unknown
    Married: 1x  7. Male David 'The Saint' I, King Of Scotland
              b. Between 1080 and 1085
              d. 24 May 1153  (Age ~ 73 years)
    Last Modified 2 Jan 2013 
    Family ID F5570  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart



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