|Died||November 1093 /|
Family Tree Details
Margaret (of Wessex) ( - d.1093)
+Malcolm (III, Scottish King 1058-1093) (b.1031? - d.1093)
= Edward (Prince of Scotland)
= Edmund (of Scotland)
= Edgar (King of Scotland 1097-1107) (b.1074? - d.1107)
= Alexander (I, King of Scotland 1107-1124) (b.1077 - d.1124)
| +Sybilla (of Normandy) (b.1092? - d.1122)
= Matilda Edith (of Scotland) (b.1080? - d.1118)
| +Henry (I, King of England 1100-1135) (b.1068 - d.1135)
| = William (Adelin) (b.1103 - d.1120)
| = Matilda (Empress Maud) (b.1102 - d.1167)
| +Geoffrey (Plantagenet, 'The Fair', Count of Anjou) ( - d.1151)
| | = Henry (II, King of England 1154-1189) (b.1133 - d.1189)
| | = Geoffrey (VI of Anjou)
| | = William (Count of Paitin) (b.1136 - d.1164)
| +Henry (V of Germany)
= David (I, King of Scotland 1124-1153) (b.1085 - d.1153)
| +Matilda (Wife of David I)
| = Henry (Earl of Huntingdon) ( - d.1152)
| +Warenne, Ada de
| = Malcolm (IV, Scottish King 1153-1165) (b.1142 - d.1165)
| = William (I, the Lion, King of Scotland 1165-1214) (b.1142? - d.1214)
| = David (Earl of Huntingdon) ( - d.1219)
= Mary (of Scotland) (b.1084? - d.1116)
+Eustace (III, Count of Boulogne) (b.1089 - d.1125)
= Matilda (Countess of Boulogne, Queen of England) ( - d.1152)
+Stephen (of Blois, king of England 1135-1154) (b.1100 - d.1154)
= Baldwin (of Boulogne) (b.1126 - d.1135?)
= Eustace (IV, Count of Boulogne) (b.1129? - d.1153)
Edgar the Aetheling took refuge with Malcolm III in Scotland along with his sister Margaret. Malcolm and Margaret were married in the same year.
The Abbey of Dunfermline was founded by Malcolm III, King of the Scots and his wife Margaret.
Margaret of Scotland died only days after her son and husband had been killed at Alnwick.
After several years and many petitions to Rome, the body of Queen Margaret, the wife of Malcolm Canmore, was moved from its position in Dunfermline Abbey to a more prominent position nearer the altar. The Queen was canonised as a saint.
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A Medieval Mystery
There appear to be some strange connections between the fourteenth century Old Wardour Castle and ancient stone circle Stonehenge.
Old Wardour Castle appears to be aligned to ancient sites in the Stonehenge landscape.
Stonehenge is aligned to the Summer Solstice. Old Wardour has a very similar alignment.
Could the builders of Old Wardour used mesaurements from Stonehenge to layout the geometrical keep?