Joan Beaufort, Queen of Scots

Joan Beaufort, Queen of Scots

Queen Consort
Born 1404

Joan Beaufort was the Queen Consort of Scotland from 1424 to 1437 as the spouse of King James I of Scotland. During part of the minority of her son James II (from 1437 to 1439), she served as the Regent of Scotland.

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1404 Birth Born in 1404.


1420 16 Years Old James I of Scotland met Joan during his time as a prisoner in England and knew her from at least 1420. … Read More


1424 20 Years Old On 12 February 1424, Joan Beaufort and King James were wed at St Mary Overie Church in Southwark. … Read More


1437 33 Years Old James I was assassinated in Perth on 21 February 1437. … Read More
1439 35 Years Old 1 More Event
Near the end of July 1439, she married James Stewart, the Black Knight of Lorne after obtaining a papal dispensation for both consanguinity and affinity. … Read More


1445 42 Years Old In 1445, the conflict continued and she fell under siege at Dunbar Castle, where she died on 15 July 1445. … Read More
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