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St Margaret

Title: 
Queen of Scotland
Other names: 
Queen Margaret of Scotland, Margaret of Wessex
Dates: 
born c. 1046, died 16 November 1093

Margaret was the daughter of Agatha of West Friesland, and Edward, son of the English king, Edmund ‘Ironside’. Margaret married King Malcolm III of Scotland in 1070/1 and the couple had at least six sons and two daughters. Three of their sons became kings of Scots, and one of their daughters, Matilda, married the English King Henry I.

Sources
The Biographical Dictionary of Scottish Women
Entry on St Margaret by Barbara Crawford
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