Princess Margaret Tudor (1489–1541) She was married in 1503 to James IV, King of Scots. James died in 1513, killed by the English and their king, Henry VIII, Margaret's brother. Her son became King James V of Scotland. Margaret Tudor was the grandmother of Mary Queen of Scots and great-grandmother of King James VI of Scotland, later King James I of England.
On this day 8th August, 1503, James IV of Scotland and Margaret Tudor were married in Hoylrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Scotland. The match had been negotiated by Margaret's father, King Henry VII in an attempt to secure England's northern border
Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scotland. Henry VIII's eldest sister. She would go on to marry James IV of Scotland. On October 18, 1541, Margaret Tudor died in Methven Castle in Scotland, probably from a stroke. Although Margaret's heirs were left out of the succession by Henry VIII and Edward VI, ultimately it would be Margaret's great-grandson James VI who would become king after the death of Elizabeth I.
Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scotland, Sister of Henry VIII Portrait of Margaret Tudor (1489-1541) Queen of Scotland from 'Memoirs of the Court of Queen Elizabeth' after a portrait by Daniel Mytens (c.1590-1642),
On this day 18th October, 1541, Margaret Tudor died, born at Westminster Palace she was the elder of the two surviving daughters of Henry VII and elder sister of Henry V!!!, she married James IV King of Scots. More info here
MARGARET TUDOR, QUEEN OF SCOTLAND, eldest daughter of Henry VII, king of England, by his wife Elizabeth, daughter of Edward IV, was born at Westminster on the 29th of November 1489. She married James IV of Scotland on the 8th of August 1503. Through her, the throne of England passed to the Stuarts.
King James V of Scotland, son of Margaret Tudor, and Queen Marie de Guise, parents of Mary, Queen of Scots. Marie was the second wife of King James V. She served as regent of Scotland in her daughter's name from 1554 to
Margaret Tudor's marriage to James IV, King of Scots in 1503 foreshadowed the Union of the Crowns - their great-grandson, King James VI of Scotland, the child of Mary Stuart and Henry, Lord Darnley, became King of England and Ireland upon the death of Margaret's fraternal niece, Elizabeth I of England.
Margaret Tudor: Sister of Henry VIII, Grandmother of Mary, Queen of Scots
Margaret Tudor: Sister of Henry VIII, Grandmother of Mary, Queen of Scots: sister of King Henry VIII, queen of James IV of Scotland, grandmother of Mary, Queen of Scots, grandmother also of Mary's husband Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley, and great-grandmother of James VI of Scotland who became James I of England. Dates: (November 29, 1489 - October 18, 1541) Margaret Tudor was the older of two daughters of King Henry VII of England and of Elizabeth of York (who was the daughter of Edward IV and…