Joan Beaufort, Queen of Scots
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Joan Beaufort, Queen of Scots

Queen Consort
Female
Born 1404
Died Jul 15, 1445
Death Place Dunbar Castle

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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CHILDHOOD

1404 Birth Born in 1404.

TWENTIES

1424 20 Years Old On 2 February 1424 at Southwark Priory (now Southwark Cathedral), Joan married James I. … Read More

THIRTIES

1437 33 Years Old After James I was assassinated at the Dominican Friary in Perth in 1437, Joan took over the regency for her son: she had also been a target of assassination along with her husband, but escaped, injured, from the place where it happened. … Read More
On 21 September 1439, she married Stewart after obtaining a papal dispensation for both consanguinity and affinity. … Read More

FORTIES

1445 42 Years Old She died in 1445 and was buried alongside her husband in the Carthusian Priory at Perth, which he had founded. … Read More
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