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Name: Matilda Princess Of Scotland Determine relationship to Payne de Roët, King at Arms
Birth: OCT 1079 Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland Father: Malcolm III "Ceannmor (Great Head)" of Scotland Mother:Margaret "Atheling" of England
Married: Henry I Beauclerc (King of England 1100-1135) 11 NOV 1100 Westminster Abbey, London, Middlesex, England
Children Born Died
Elizabeth Princess Of England 1095 Talby, Yorkshire, England DECEASED
Euphamia Of England JUL 1101 Winchester, Hampshire, England ABT 1102 England
Son Prince Of England JUL 1101 England
(Matilda) MAUD 7 FEB 1101 Winchester, Hampshire 10 SEP 1167 Notre Dame, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France
Matilda "The Empress" Princess Of England FEB 1102/1103 London, Middlesex, England 10 SEP 1167 Notre Dame, Rouen, Seine-Maritime, France
William "Atheling" England BEF 5 AUG 1103 Selby, Yorkshire, England 26 NOV 1119 Wreck Of White Ship At Sea
Richard England ABT 1105 England 26 SEP 1119 At Sea, Barfleur, Manche, France
Adelaide Of Angers ABT 1112 Normandy, France
Death: 1 MAY 1118 Westminster, London, Middlesex, England
Burial: JUN 1118 Church Of St Pet, Westminster, Middlesex, England
Remarks: Name Suffix: [Princess]
Ancestral File Number: 8XJ0-JL
1 NAME Matilda Of /Scotland/
2 GIVN Matilda Of
2 SURN Scotland
1 NAME /Atheling/
2 SURN Atheling

Brian Tompsett:

"Some say she is buried at Winchester."
Weis' "Ancestral Roots. . ." (1:23), (121:25).

Princess of Scotland. She was born Edith. Her descent from the English kings made her a natural candidate to marry Henry. When she married him, there was controversy because she had spent time at the abbey of Wilton under her aunt, the abbess Christina, in about 1093, and it was claimed that she had worn the veil as a nun. She denied that she had been a nun and instead claimed that she had worn the veil as a ruse to deflect the attentions of William Rufus. William of Malmesbury claimed that her marriage was a love match on the KingÕs part.

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