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Name: Margaret "Atheling" of England Determine relationship to William De Meschines
Birth: 1045 of Wessex, England Father: Edward "Atheling" of England Mother:A Hungary
Married: Malcolm III "Ceannmor (Great Head)" of Scotland 1068/1069 Dumfermline Abbey, Fifeshire, Scotland
Children Born Died
Marie of Scotland 1116
Matilda Princess Of Scotland OCT 1079 Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland 1 MAY 1118 Westminster, London, Middlesex, England
David I "the Saint" of Scotland ABT 1080 Scotland 24 MAY 1153 Carlisle, Cumberland, England
Death: 16 NOV 1093 Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland
Burial: Dunfermline Abbey, Dunfermline, Fifeshire, Scotland
St. Margaret of Scotland. She was canonized in 1250 and her feast day is November 16. In 1057 she arrived at the English court of King Edward the Confessor. Ten years later she was in exile after William defeated Harold at the battle of Hastings. She fled to Scotland where she was married against her wishes to Malcolm, to whom she bore six sons and two daughters. Under her influence, the unlearned and boorish Malcolm "grew daily more graceful and Christian." Her remains were later removed to the Escorial, Madrid, Spain, and her head to Douai, France.

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