James II, King of Scotland was born 16 October 1430 in Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom to James I of Scotland (1394-1437) and Joan Beaufort (c1406-1445) and died 3 August 1460 in Roxburgh Castle, Scotland, United Kingdom of unspecified causes. He married Mary of Guelders (c1434-1463) 1 July 1449 JL in Holyrood Abbey, Edinburgh, Scotland, United Kingdom. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Henry II of England (1133-1189), Rurik (c832-879), Alfred the Great (849-899), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, England, France, Germany, Belgium, Spain, Russia, Ukraine, the Netherlands, Scotland, Portugal, Hungary, Italy, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden, the United States.


Offspring of James II, King of Scots and Mary of Guelders (c1434-1463)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Unnamed Stewart (1450-1450)
James III of Scotland (c1451-1488) 1451 Scotland, United Kingdom 11 June 1488 Sauchieburn, Stirling, Scotland, United Kingdom Margaret of Denmark (1456-1486)

Mary Stewart, Princess of Scotland (1453-1488) 1453 1488 James Hamilton, 1st Lord Hamilton (c1415-1479)

Alexander Stewart, 1st Duke of Albany (c1454-1485)
Margaret Stewart (c1455)
David Stewart, Earl of Moray (c1456-1457)
John Stewart, 1st Earl of Mar and Garioch (c1459-1479)

Namesakes of James II of Scotland (1430-1460)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
James III of Scotland (c1451-1488)Scotland, United KingdomSauchieburn, Stirling, Scotland, United KingdomJames II of Scotland (1430-1460)Mary of Guelders (c1434-1463)Margaret of Denmark (1456-1486)
James Stewart (1698-1777)County Down, Northern Ireland, United KingdomCounty Down, Northern Ireland, United KingdomWilliam Stewart (1670-)Judith Finley (1676-c1700)Jennet Shaw (1701-1777)
James Stewart (c1710-)Selkirkshire, Scotland, United KingdomIsabella Dickson (1712-)
James I of Scotland (1394-1437)Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom (Edinburgh Castle)Perth, Scotland, United KingdomRobert III of Scotland (1337-1406)Anabella Drummond (c1350-1401)Joan Beaufort (c1406-1445)
James Stewart (c1383-aft1451)John Stewart (c1360-1421)Isabel de Ergadia (-1439)Joan Beaufort (c1406-1445)
James Stewart (1831-1905)Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United KingdomLovedale, Eastern Cape, South AfricaJames Stewart (bef1831-)Jane Dudgeon (bef1831-)Williamina Stephen (1848-1928)
James II of Scotland (1430-1460)Holyrood Palace, Edinburgh, Scotland, United KingdomRoxburgh Castle, Scotland, United KingdomJames I of Scotland (1394-1437)Joan Beaufort (c1406-1445)Mary of Guelders (c1434-1463)
James Stewart, 5th High Steward of Scotland (-1309)Alexander Stewart, 4th High Steward of Scotland (1214-1283)Cecilia de Dunbar (-c1309)
James Stewart of Newburgh, Fife (1831-1905)Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, United KingdomNewburgh, Fife, Scotland, United KingdomDavid Stewart (c1800-c1832)Janet Butter (1798-1881)
James V of Scotland (1512-1542)Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgowshire, Scotland, United KingdomFalkland Palace, Fife, Scotland, United KingdomJames IV of Scotland (1473-1513)Margaret Tudor (1489-1541)Madeleine of Angoulême (1520-1537)+Mary of Guise (1515-1560)+Margaret Erskine (bef1515-1572)+Helen Stewart (c1518-1564)+Euphemia Elphinstone (1509-aft1541)
James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray (c1531-1570)James V of Scotland (1512-1542)Margaret Erskine (bef1515-1572)Agnes Keith (c1540-1588)
James IV of Scotland (1473-1513)Flodden, Northumberland, England, United KingdomJames III of Scotland (c1451-1488)Margaret of Denmark (1456-1486)Marion Boyd (c1470-1559)+Margaret Drummond (1475-1501)+Janet Kennedy (c1480-c1545)+Margaret Tudor (1489-1541)+Agnes Stewart (c1488-1557)
James Stewart (1768-1817)Guilford County, North Carolina, United StatesIredell County, North Carolina, United StatesFinley Stewart (1730-1809)Prudence Shaw (1741-1821)Martha Falls (1777-1843)
James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray (1500-1544)James IV of Scotland (1473-1513)Janet Kennedy (c1480-c1545)Elizabeth Campbell (-bef1549)
James Stewart (-1333)Berwick-upon-TweedJohn Stewart (c1245-1298)Margaret de Bonkyl
James Finley Stewart (1833-1899)Tennessee, United StatesMontgomery County, Texas, United StatesWilliam Stewart (1810-1855)Rosannah Simonton (c1810-aft1860)Martha Jenkins (c1849-1928)
James Maitland Stewart (1908-1997)Indiana, Indiana County, Pennsylvania, United StatesBeverly Hills, Los Angeles County, California, United StatesAlexander Maitland Stewart (1872-1961)Elizabeth Ruth Jackson (1875-1953)Gloria Hatrick (1918-1994)
James Major Stewart (1831-1905)Clarke County, Georgia, United StatesHeard County, Georgia, United StatesAlfred Stewart (1776-)Polly Mary Crawford (1796-)Anna Eliza Agnes Brown (1834-1919)
James Robert Stewart (1886-1964)Texas, United StatesConroe, Montgomery County, Texas, United States (in hospital)James Finley Stewart (1833-1899)Martha Jenkins (1849-1928)Martha Elizabeth Wiggins (1891-1975)

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