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Louis III

Male 1330 - 1384  (53 years)


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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Louis III was born 25 Nov 1330, Male, near Bruges, Belgium; died 9 Jan 1384, Lille, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France.

    Notes:

    Count of Flanders. Count of Rethel.

    Louis married Margaretha of Brabant 6 Jun 1347, Paris, France. Margaretha (daughter of Jan III of Brabant and Marie d'Evreux) was born 9 Feb 1323; died 6 Jun 1347. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 2. Marguerite of Flanders  Descendancy chart to this point was born 13 Apr 1350, Male, near Bruges, Belgium; died 21 Mar 1405, Arras, Pas-de-Calais, France; was buried , Lille, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France.


Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Marguerite of Flanders Descendancy chart to this point (1.Louis1) was born 13 Apr 1350, Male, near Bruges, Belgium; died 21 Mar 1405, Arras, Pas-de-Calais, France; was buried , Lille, Nord, Nord-Pas-de-Calais, France.

    Notes:

    "[S]killed in matters of state, shared her husband's interests in book collecting." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Marguerite married Philippe II 19 Jun 1369, Ghent, Flanders. Philippe (son of Jean II, King of France and Jutta de Luxemburg) was born 17 Jan 1342, Pontoise, Vexin, France; died 27 Apr 1404, Brabant; was buried , Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 3. Jean of Burgundy  Descendancy chart to this point was born 28 May 1371, Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France; died 10 Sep 1419; was buried , Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France.


Generation: 3

  1. 3.  Jean of Burgundy Descendancy chart to this point (2.Marguerite2, 1.Louis1) was born 28 May 1371, Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France; died 10 Sep 1419; was buried , Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France.

    Notes:

    Duke of Burgundy. "Sans Peur" (the Fearless). "[A] crusader, acquired Boulogne and other cities for Burgundy, exploiting the weaknesses of France and the Empire to aggrandize Burgundy, cauased the murder of Duke Louis of Orléans in 1407, virtual ruler of France 1408-13 but assassinated by his enemy the Dauphin." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Jean married Margareta of Bavaria 12 Apr 1385, Cambrai, Hauts-de-France, France. Margareta (daughter of Albrecht I and Margareta von Schliesen-Brieg) was born 1363; died 24 Jan 1424, Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France; was buried , Dijon, Côte-d'Or, Burgundy, France. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 4. Marie of Burgundy  Descendancy chart to this point was born Jan 1394; died 30 Oct 1463, Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried , Bruges, Belgium.


Generation: 4

  1. 4.  Marie of Burgundy Descendancy chart to this point (3.Jean3, 2.Marguerite2, 1.Louis1) was born Jan 1394; died 30 Oct 1463, Burg Monterberg near Kalkar, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried , Bruges, Belgium.

    Notes:

    "[B]rought with her an enormous treasure in metalwork and precious fabrics as well as crucial political ties." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Marie married Adolf I 12 Jul 1406, Arras, Pas-de-Calais, France. Adolf (son of Adolf III and Margarete of Ravensberg) was born 26 Dec 1373, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died 23 Sep 1448, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; was buried , Wesel, Westphalia, Germany. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 5. Katherina of Kleve  Descendancy chart to this point was born 25 May 1417, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died 10 Feb 1476, Lobith, Rijnwarden, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried , Grave, Brabant, Netherlands.


Generation: 5

  1. 5.  Katherina of Kleve Descendancy chart to this point (4.Marie4, 3.Jean3, 2.Marguerite2, 1.Louis1) was born 25 May 1417, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany; died 10 Feb 1476, Lobith, Rijnwarden, Gelderland, Netherlands; was buried , Grave, Brabant, Netherlands.

    Notes:

    "[F]orced into a political marriage at the age of thirteen, she grew to intensely dislike her husband, and after bearing him six children, left him in 1440 when aged twenty-three, later collaborated with her son against her husband, a patron of the arts, she commissioned a magnificent Book of Hours." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Katherina married Arnold van Egmond 26 Jan 1430, Kleves, Westphalia, Germany. Arnold (son of Jan II and Maria van Arkel) was born Aft 17 Jul 1410; died 23 Feb 1473, Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; was buried , Grave, Brabant, Netherlands. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 6. Mary of Guelders  Descendancy chart to this point was born 17 Jan 1433, Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; died 1 Dec 1463, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; was buried , Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.


Generation: 6

  1. 6.  Mary of Guelders Descendancy chart to this point (5.Katherina5, 4.Marie4, 3.Jean3, 2.Marguerite2, 1.Louis1) was born 17 Jan 1433, Grave, Brabant, Netherlands; died 1 Dec 1463, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; was buried , Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.

    Notes:

    "[P]rudent and energetic, regent for her son King James III." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).] Also called Marie van Egmond.

    Mary married James II, King of Scots 3 Jul 1449, Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. James (son of James I, King of Scots and Joan Beaufort) was born 16 Oct 1430, Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; died 3 Aug 1460, Roxburgh Castle, Borders, Scotland; was buried , Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 7. James III, King of Scots  Descendancy chart to this point was born 26 May 1452, Castle of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland; died 11 Jun 1488, Sauchieburn, near Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried , Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland.


Generation: 7

  1. 7.  James III, King of Scots Descendancy chart to this point (6.Mary6, 5.Katherina5, 4.Marie4, 3.Jean3, 2.Marguerite2, 1.Louis1) was born 26 May 1452, Castle of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland; died 11 Jun 1488, Sauchieburn, near Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried , Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: 31 May 1452, Castle of St. Andrews, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland

    Notes:

    "[P]ious and a lover of arts and letters, but avaricious and poorly served by his counselors, defeated at Sauchieburn by his rebellious lords under the Earl of Angus and Lord Home and stabbed to death after a fall from his horse." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    James married Margaret of Denmark 13 Jul 1469, Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. Margaret (daughter of Christian I, King of Denmark, Norway, and Sweden and Dorothea of Brandenburg) was born 23 Jun 1456; died 14 Jul 1486, Stirling, Stirlingshire, Scotland; was buried , Cambuskenneth Abbey, Stirlingshire, Scotland. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 8. James IV, King of Scots  Descendancy chart to this point was born 17 Mar 1473, Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; died 9 Sep 1513, Flodden Field, Northumberland, England.


Generation: 8

  1. 8.  James IV, King of Scots Descendancy chart to this point (7.James7, 6.Mary6, 5.Katherina5, 4.Marie4, 3.Jean3, 2.Marguerite2, 1.Louis1) was born 17 Mar 1473, Holyrood, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland; died 9 Sep 1513, Flodden Field, Northumberland, England.

    Notes:

    Killed at the battle of Flodden Field. "[B]rave, chivalrous, patron of learning and the Church, he kept the nobles in check but must be held responsible for the disaster at Flodden." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    James married Margaret Tudor 8 Aug 1503, Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland. Margaret (daughter of Henry VII, King of England and Elizabeth of York, Queen Consort of England) was born 28 Nov 1489, Westminster, Middlesex, England; died 18 Oct 1541, Methven Castle, Perthshire, Scotland; was buried , Perth, Perthshire, Scotland. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. 9. James V, King of Scots  Descendancy chart to this point was born 10 Apr 1512, Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow, West Lothian, Scotland; died 14 Dec 1542, Falkland, Fife, Scotland; was buried , Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.