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Duncan II Canmore, King of Scotland

Male - 1094


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  • Name Duncan II Canmore  [1
    Suffix King of Scotland 
    Gender Male 
    Died 12 Nov 1094  [2, 3
    Buried Iona, Argyllshire, Scotland Find all individuals with events at this location  [3
    Person ID I9276  Ancestry of PNH, TNH, and others | Ancestor of JTS, Ancestor of TWK
    Last Modified 2 Jul 2020 

    Father Malcolm III Canmore, King of Scotland (Alba),   b. Between 1030 and 1035,   d. 13 Nov 1093, Alnwick, Northumberland, England Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age ~ 63 years) 
    Mother Ingibjorg Finnsdóttir,   d. Bef 1058 
    Family ID F5157  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Athelreda of Dunbar 
    Married Abt 1090  [3
    Children 
    +1. William Fitz Duncan,   d. Bef 1154
    Last Modified 28 Oct 2017 
    Family ID F5880  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

  • Notes 
    • Briefly King of Scotland in 1094, having usurped his uncle Donald III Bane (Domnall Bán mac Donnchada). He was killed in the same year, at the battle of Monthechin, and Donald III resumed his reign.

  • Sources 
    1. [S128] The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant. Full citation details here.

    2. [S145] Ancestral Roots of Certain American Colonists Who Came to America Before 1700 by Frederick Lewis Weis and Walter Lee Sheppard, Jr. 8th edition, William R. Beall & Kaleen E. Beall, eds. Baltimore: Genealogical Publishing Company, 2004, 2006, 2008.

    3. [S142] Royal Ancestry by Douglas Richardson. Kimball G. Everingham, ed. 2013.