Edgar, King of Scotland

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Edgar
King of Scots
Edgar Skot.jpg
Reign1097–1107
PredecessorDonald III
SuccessorAlexander I
Bornc. 1074
Died8 January 1107
Burial
Dunfermline Abbey, Scotland
HouseDunkeld
FatherMalcolm III
MotherMargaret of Wessex

Edgar (c. 1074 – 8 January 1107), ruled over Scotland from 1097 to 1107. He was the fourth son of Malcolm III and Margaret of Wessex.[1] Donald III was his uncle and Duncan II was his half-brother. His brother Alexander I became king after his death.

References[change | change source]

  1. Oram, Richard, The Canmores: Kings & Queens of the Scots 1040–1290. Tempus, Stroud, 2002. ISBN 0-7524-2325-8