BIOGRAPHY OF JOHN "EMPTY COAT" I KING SCOTLAND 1249-1314

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: BALLIOL

Descent English Royalty: 5G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Grandson Henry I King France

Descent Royal House of Wessex: 6G Grandson Edmund "Ironside" I King England

EVENTS

Around 1249 John "Empty Coat" I King Scotland was born to John Balliol (41) and Dervorguilla Galloway (39)

On 09 Feb 1281 John "Empty Coat" I King Scotland (32) and Isabella Warenne were married

Around 1283 Edward I King Scotland was born to John "Empty Coat" I King Scotland (34) and Isabella Warenne

On 30 Nov 1292 John "Empty Coat" I King Scotland (43) was crowned I King Scotland: Balliol

On 27 Apr 1296 Battle of Dunbar was fought between John Warenne 6th Earl Surrey (65) and John "Empty Coat" I King Scotland (47) , his son in law. John Strathbogie 9th Earl Atholl (30) and John Comyn 3rd Earl Buchan were captured. The English routed the disorganised Scots in a single charge. Few died; many were captured. [Dunbar].

After 27 Apr 1296 John "Empty Coat" I King Scotland was imprisoned at Tower of London

On 25 Nov 1314 John "Empty Coat" I King Scotland (65) died at Château de Hélicourt

ANCESTRY

Father: John Balliol

Mother: Dervorguilla Galloway (4G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

GrandFather: Alan Galloway

GrandMother: Margaret Dunkeld (3G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

1G GrandFather: David Dunkeld 8th Earl Huntingdon

2G GrandFather: Henry Dunkeld 3rd Earl Huntingdon, 4th Earl Northumberland

3G GrandFather: David I King Scotland

4G GrandFather: Malcolm III King Scotland

4G GrandMother: Margaret Wessex

2G GrandMother: Ada Warenne

3G GrandFather: William Warenne 2nd Earl Surrey

4G GrandFather: William Warenne 1st Earl Surrey

4G GrandMother: Gundred Unknown

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Capet

4G GrandFather: Hugh "Great" Capet

4G GrandMother: Adelaide Vermandois I Count Vermandois

1G GrandMother: Matilda Gernon (2G Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

2G GrandFather: Hugh de Kevelioc Gernon 5th Earl Chester (1G Grandson Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

3G GrandFather: Ranulf Gernon 4th Earl Chester

4G GrandFather: Ranulf le Meschin Gernon 3rd Earl Chester

4G GrandMother: Lucy Bolingbroke

3G GrandMother: Matilda Fitzrobert (Granddaughter Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandFather: Robert Normandy 1st Earl Gloucester (Son Henry "Beauclearc" I King England)

4G GrandMother: Mabel Fitzhamon

2G GrandMother: Bertrade Montfort

3G GrandFather: Simon "Chauve" Montfort 4th Count Évreux

4G GrandFather: Amaury Montfort Count Évreux

4G GrandMother: Agnès Garlande

3G GrandMother: Mathilde Unknown