James IV Stewart of Scotland, King of Scotland, was born 17 March 1473 to James III of Scotland (c1451-1488) and Margaret of Denmark (1456-1486) and died 9 September 1513 at the Battle of Flodden of unspecified causes. He married Margaret Tudor (1489-1541) 1 August 1503 JL at Holyrood Abbey in Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United Kingdom. Notable ancestors include Charlemagne (747-814), Alfred the Great (849-899), Henry II of England (1133-1189), William I of England (1027-1087), Hugh Capet (c940-996), Robert I of Scotland (1274-1329). Ancestors are from the United Kingdom, Germany, France, England, Belgium, Spain, the Netherlands, Portugal, Russia, Ukraine, Italy, Hungary, the Czech Republic, Belarus, Switzerland, Scotland, Turkey, the Byzantine Empire, Sweden.


Offspring of James IV Stewart and Marion Boyd (c1470-1559)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Alexander Stewart (1493-1513) 1493 9 September 1513
James Stewart (c1494-)
Katherine Stewart (c1496-aft1553) 1495 Scotland, United Kingdom 1554 Scotland, United Kingdom James Douglas, 3rd Earl of Morton (-1548)

Offspring of James IV Stewart and Margaret Drummond (1475-1501)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Margaret Stewart (c1497-aft1530)

Offspring of James IV Stewart and Janet Kennedy (c1480-c1545)
Name Birth Death Joined with
James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray (1501-1544) 1500 12 June 1544 Elizabeth Campbell (-bef1549)

Offspring of James IV Stewart and Margaret Tudor (1489-1541)
Name Birth Death Joined with
James Stewart, Duke of Rothesay (1507-1508)
unnamed daughter Stewart (1508-1508)
Arthur Stewart, Duke of Rothesay (1509-1510)
James V of Scotland (1512-1542) 10 April 1512 Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgowshire, Scotland, United Kingdom 14 December 1542 Falkland Palace, Fife, Scotland, United Kingdom Madeleine of Angoulême (1520-1537)
Mary of Guise (1515-1560)
Margaret Erskine (bef1515-1572)
Helen Stewart (c1518-1564)
Euphemia Elphinstone (1509-aft1541)

unnamed daughter Stewart (1512-1512)
Alexander Stewart, Duke of Ross (1514-1515)

Offspring of James IV Stewart and Agnes Stewart (c1488-1557)
Name Birth Death Joined with
Janet Stewart (c1508-c1563) 1508 1563 Malcolm Fleming, 3rd Lord Fleming (c1494-1547)
Henri II of Angoulême (1519-1559)

Namesakes of James IV of Scotland (1473-1513)

 Birth placeDeath placeFatherMotherJoined with
James Stewart (1831-1905)Edinburgh, Midlothian, Scotland, United KingdomLovedale, Eastern Cape, South AfricaJames Stewart (bef1831-)Jane Dudgeon (bef1831-)Williamina Stephen (1848-1928)
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 of Newburgh, Fife (1831-1905)Newburgh, Fife, Scotland, United KingdomNewburgh, Fife, Scotland, United KingdomDavid Stewart (c1800-c1832)Janet Butter (1798-1881)
James Stewart, 5th High Steward of Scotland (-1309)Alexander Stewart, 4th High Steward of Scotland (1214-1283)Cecilia de Dunbar (-c1309)
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 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, 1st Earl of Moray (c1531-1570)James V of Scotland (1512-1542)Margaret Erskine (bef1515-1572)Agnes Keith (c1540-1588)
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 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 (-1333)Berwick-upon-TweedJohn Stewart (c1245-1298)Margaret de Bonkyl
James Stewart, 1st Earl of Moray (1500-1544)James IV of Scotland (1473-1513)Janet Kennedy (c1480-c1545)Elizabeth Campbell (-bef1549)
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 (c1383-aft1451)John Stewart (c1360-1421)Isabel de Ergadia (-1439)Joan Beaufort (c1406-1445)
James Stewart (c1710-)Selkirkshire, Scotland, United KingdomIsabella Dickson (1712-)
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 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)

Common ancestors of James IV of Scotland (1473-1513) and Janet Kennedy (c1480-c1545)

  1. Anabella Drummond (c1350-1401)
  2. Elizabeth Mure (1315-1354)
  3. John Drummond (1318-1373)
  4. Robert II of Scotland (1316-1390)
  5. Robert III of Scotland (1337-1406)
    Common ancestors of James IV of Scotland (1473-1513) and Margaret Tudor (1489-1541)
  1. Alice FitzAlan (c1350-1416)
  2. Catherine De Roet (1350-1403)
  3. John Beaufort, 1st Earl of Somerset (c1373-1410)
  4. John of Gaunt, 1st Duke of Lancaster (1340-1399)
  5. Margaret Holland (1385-1439)
  6. Thomas Holland, 2nd Earl of Kent (1354-1397)

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  Robin Patterson

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