Hedwig Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark1

F, #103501, b. 5 August 1581, d. 26 November 1641
Last Edited=29 Aug 2005
Consanguinity Index=7.52%
     Hedwig Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark was born on 5 August 1581. She was the daughter of Frederik II Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Sophia von Mecklenburg-Güstrow. She married Christian II Kurfürst von Sachsen, son of Christian I Kurfürst von Sachsen and Sophie von Hohenzollern, on 12 September 1602. She died on 26 November 1641 at age 60 at Lichtenburg, Germany.
     She gained the title of Princess Hedwig of Denmark.1

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 19. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Christopher III von Neumarkt, King of Denmark

M, #103502, b. 1416, d. 5 January 1448
Last Edited=10 May 2003
     Christopher III von Neumarkt, King of Denmark was born in 1416. He was the son of Johann von Neumarkt, Count Palatine of Neumarkt and Katherine of Pomerania.1 He married Dorothea von Hohenzollern, daughter of Johann Markgraf von Brandenburg-Kulmbach and Barbara von Sachsen-Wittenberg, in 1445. He died on 5 January 1448.
     He gained the title of King Christopher III of Sweden in 1440.1 He succeeded to the title of King Christopher III of Denmark in 1440.1 He gained the title of King Christopher III of Norway in 1442.1

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 17. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Christina von Sachsen1

F, #103503, b. 25 December 1461, d. 8 December 1521
Last Edited=10 May 2003
Consanguinity Index=1.67%
     Christina von Sachsen was born on 25 December 1461 at Torgau, Germany. She was the daughter of Ernst Kurfürst von Sachsen and Elisabeth von Oberbayern-München.1 She married Hans Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Norway, son of Christian I Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Norway and Dorothea von Hohenzollern, on 6 September 1478 at Copenhagen, Denmark. She died on 8 December 1521 at age 59 at Odensee, Isle of Funen, Denmark.

Children of Christina von Sachsen and Hans Oldenburg, King of Denmark and Norway

Citations

  1. [S16] Jirí Louda and Michael MacLagan, Lines of Succession: Heraldry of the Royal Families of Europe, 2nd edition (London, U.K.: Little, Brown and Company, 1999), table 17. Hereinafter cited as Lines of Succession.

Anne de la Tour1

F, #103504, d. 13 October 1512
Last Edited=23 May 2008
     Anne de la Tour was the daughter of Bernard VI de la Tour, Comte d'Auvergne and Louise de la Trémoille.2 She married, firstly, Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, son of James II Stewart, King of Scotland and Marie van Egmont-Gelre, between 16 January 1479 and 4 December 1479 at France.1 She married, secondly, Louis de la Chambre, Comte de la Chambre on 17 May 1487 at Savoy, France.3 She married by contract, firstly, Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany, son of James II Stewart, King of Scotland and Marie van Egmont-Gelre, on 16 January 1478/79.1 She married by contract, secondly, Louis de la Chambre, Comte de la Chambre on 15 February 1486/87.1 She died on 13 October 1512 at La Rochette Castle, Savoy, France.3 She was buried at Monastery of La Rochette, La Rochette, Savoy, France.2
      From 16 January 1478/79, her married name became Stewart. From 15 February 1486/87, her married name became de la Chambre.1

Child of Anne de la Tour and Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 79. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 235. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  3. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 81.

Alexander Stewart1

M, #103505, b. circa 1477, d. 19 December 1537
Last Edited=3 Dec 2013
Consanguinity Index=0.23%
     Alexander Stewart was born circa 1477.2 He was the son of Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany and Catherine Sinclair. He died on 19 December 1537 killed.1,3 He was buried at Scone Abbey, Scone, Perthshire, Scotland.1
      On 13 November 1516 he was pronounced illegitimate by Act of Parliament.4 He held the office of Bishop of Moray on 31 May 1528.1 He was the Prior at Whitehorn.1 He was the Abbot at Inchaffray.1

Children of Alexander Stewart

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 235. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families, page 234.
  3. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume I, page 79, says 1534. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  4. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume I, page 79.
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume IV, page 471.
  6. [S37] BP2003 volume 2, page 2305. See link for full details for this source. Hereinafter cited as. [S37]


James Stewart, Duke of Ross1

M, #103506, b. March 1475/76, d. 12 January 1504
Last Edited=20 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.09%
     James Stewart, Duke of Ross was born in March 1475/76.1 He was the son of James III Stewart, King of Scotland and Margaret Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark.2 He died on 12 January 1504 at age 27 at Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland.1 He was buried at St. Andrews Cathedral, St. Andrews, Fife, Scotland.1
     He was created Marquess of Ormonde in 1476.1 He was created Duke of Ross on 23 January 1481.1 He was created Baron of Brechin and Nevar on 29 January 1488.1 He was created Earl of Ardmannoch on 29 January 1488.1 He held the office of Archbishop of St. Andrews on 20 September 1497, Although he was nominated, he was never consecrated.1 He held the office of Chancellor [Scotland].

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 237. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 21. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.

John Stewart, Earl of Mar1

M, #103507, b. between 16 July 1479 and 12 July 1480, d. 11 March 1502/3
Last Edited=20 Jan 2011
Consanguinity Index=0.09%
     John Stewart, Earl of Mar was born between 16 July 1479 and 12 July 1480.1 He was the son of James III Stewart, King of Scotland and Margaret Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark.2 He died on 11 March 1502/3 unmarried.3
     He gained the title of Earl of Garioch in 1485/86. He gained the title of Earl of Mar on 2 March 1486.3

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 237. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  2. [S323] Sir James Balfour Paul, The Scots Peerage: founded on Wood's edition of Sir Robert Douglas's The Peerage of Scotland (Edinburgh, Scotland: David Douglas, 1904), volume I, page 21. Hereinafter cited as The Scots Peerage.
  3. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families, page 238.

Edward de Bruce, 1st Earl and last of Carrick1

M, #103508, d. 14 October 1318
Last Edited=10 Feb 2011
     Edward de Bruce, 1st Earl and last of Carrick was the son of Sir Robert le Brus, 1st Lord Brus and Margaret, Countess of Carrick. He married Eleanor de Ross, daughter of William de Ross, 5th Earl of Ross, after 1 June 1317, although this marriage may have not taken place.2 He married Isabella of Strathbogie, daughter of John of Strathbogie, 9th Earl of Atholl and Margaret of Mar.2 He died on 14 October 1318 at Dundall, Ireland, killed in action, without legitimate issue.2
     He was created Lord of Galloway before 16 March 1309.2 He was created 1st Earl of Carrick [Scotland] before 24 October 1313.2 He fought in the Battle of Conyers on 10 September 1315, where he defeated the Earl of Ulster.3 He fought in the Battle of Kenlis, County Kildare on 6 December 1315, where he defeated Roger Mortimer (later Earl of March).3 He fought in the Battle of Ardskull, County Kildare on 20 January 1315/16, where he defeated Edmund Butler, Justiciar.3 He gained the title of King Edward of Ireland.2 He was crowned King of Ireland on 2 May 1316.2 He fought in the Battle of Dundall on 14 October 1318 at Dundall, Ireland.2 He has an extensive biographical entry in the Dictionary of National Biography.4
     

Child of Edward de Bruce, 1st Earl and last of Carrick

Child of Edward de Bruce, 1st Earl and last of Carrick and Isabella of Strathbogie

Citations

  1. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 56. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
  2. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 207. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.
  3. [S2] Peter W. Hammond, editor, The Complete Peerage or a History of the House of Lords and All its Members From the Earliest Times, Volume XIV: Addenda & Corrigenda (Stroud, Gloucestershire, U.K.: Sutton Publishing, 1998). Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage, Volume XIV.
  4. [S77] Leslie Stephen, editor, Dictionary of National Biography (London, U.K.: Smith, Elder & Company, 1908), volume III, page 94-96. Hereinafter cited as Dictionary of National Biography.
  5. [S6] Cokayne, and others, The Complete Peerage, volume VIII, page 402.

Sir Thomas Bruce

M, #103509, d. 9 February 1307
Last Edited=11 May 2008
     Sir Thomas Bruce was the son of Sir Robert le Brus, 1st Lord Brus and Margaret, Countess of Carrick. He married Helen Erskine, daughter of Sir John Erskine.1 He died on 9 February 1307 executed by the English.1
     He was invested as a Knight.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 207. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.

Alexander Bruce

M, #103510, d. 9 February 1307
Last Edited=11 May 2008
     Alexander Bruce was the son of Sir Robert le Brus, 1st Lord Brus and Margaret, Countess of Carrick. He died on 9 February 1307 executed by the English.1
     He held the office of Dean of Glasgow.1

Citations

  1. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Families: The Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 207. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Families.