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Edgar, King of Scots
Birth: 1074, Scotland
Death: Jan. 8, 1107
Edinburgh
City of Edinburgh, Scotland

Scottish Monarch. Son of Malcolm III Canmore and Saint Margaret of Scotland. With the help of William II Rufus of England, Edgar defeated claimant Donald Bane and succeeded his father in 1097. He would remain loyal to William II and his successor Henry I. In a treaty of 1098, he ceded the Western Isles, including the holy island of Iona to King Magnus of Norway. Edgar never married, and died childless at Edinburgh Castle at the age of 33. He was succeeded by his brother Alexander. (bio by: VampireRed) 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
   Malcolm III (1031 - 1093)
  Margaret of Scotland (1045 - 1093)
 
 Siblings:
  Duncan (1060 - 1094)**
  Edward Prince of Scotland (1068 - 1093)*
  Edmund Prince of Scotland (1070 - ____)*
  Ethelred Prince of Scotland (1072 - 1093)*
   Edgar, King of Scots (1074 - 1107)
   Alexander I, King of Scots (1077 - 1124)*
  Matilda Dunkeld (1079 - 1118)*
   David I, King of Scots (1080 - 1153)*
  Mary Canmore (1082 - 1116)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Dunfermline Abbey
Dunfermline
Fife, Scotland
 
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Originally Created by: VampireRed
Record added: Feb 20, 2004
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