Madeleine of Valois

Madeleine of Valois

Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Departement des Yvelines, Île-de-France, France
Death 7 Jul 1537 (aged 16)
Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland
Burial Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland
Memorial ID 9301821 · View Source
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Scottish Monarch. She was the queen consort of James V, King of Scots, and the daughter of King Francis I of France and Claude of Valois, daughter of Louis XII. She married James on January 1, 1537 at Notre Dame Cathedral in Paris. The young princess suffered from tuberculosis, and died in her husband's arms only 7 months after her arrival in Scotland. She was 17 years old.

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  • Originally Created by: Kristen Conrad
  • Added: 10 Aug 2004
  • Find A Grave Memorial 9301821
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Madeleine of Valois (10 Aug 1520–7 Jul 1537), Find A Grave Memorial no. 9301821, citing Abbey of Holyrood, Edinburgh, City of Edinburgh, Scotland ; Maintained by Find A Grave .