Mary, Queen o Scots

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Mary Stuart
Mary Stuart Queen.jpg
Portrait o Mary efter François Clouet, c. 1559
Queen o Scots
Ring 14 December 1542 – 24 Julie 1567
Coronation 9 September 1543
Predecessor James V
Successor James VI
Regent James Hamilton, 2nt Earl o Arran (1542–1554)
Mary o Guise (1554–1560)
Queen consort o Fraunce
Tenure 10 Julie 1559 – 5 December 1560
Born 7/8 December 1542[1]
Linlithgow Palace, Linlithgow
Dee'd 8 Februar 1587(1587-02-08) (aged 44)[2]
Fotheringhay Castle, Northamptonshire
Buirial Peterborough Cathedral; Westminster Abbey
Spouse Francis II o Fraunce
m. 1558; dec. 1560
Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
m. 1565; dec. 1567
James Hepburn, 4t Earl o Bothwell
m. 1567; dec. 1578
Issue James VI o Scotland an I o Ingland
Full name
Mary Stuart
Hoose o Stuart (bi birth)
o Valois (bi first mairiage)
Faither James V o Scotland
Mither Mary o Guise
Releegion Roman Catholic
Seegnatur Mary Stuart's signature

Mary, Queen o Scots (7/8 December 1542 – 8 Februar 1587), an aa kent as Mary Stuart[3] or Mary I o Scotland, wis queen regnant o Scotland frae 14 December 1542 tae 24 Julie 1567 an queen consort o Fraunce frae 10 Julie 1559 tae 5 December 1560.

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  1. Bishop John Lesley said Mary wis born on the 7t, but Mary an John Knox claimed the 8t, which wis the feast day o the Immaculate Conception o the Virgin Mary (Fraser 1994, p. 13; Wormald 1988, p. 11).
  2. While Catholic Europe switched tae the New Style Gregorian calendar in the 1580s, Ingland an Scotland retained the Auld Style Julian calendar till 1752. In this airticle, dates afore 1752 are Auld Style, wi the exception that years are assumed tae stairt on 1 Januar rather nor 25 Mairch.
  3. An aa spelled as Marie an as Steuart or Stewart