Person:John of Scotland (1)

John of Scotland
b.c. 1249
d.c. 25 Nov 1314
Facts and Events
Name John of Scotland
Alt Name John de Balliol
Gender Male
Alt Birth? 1248 Barnard Castle, Gainford,Durham,England
Birth[1] c. 1249
Alt Birth? 1249 England
Marriage BEF 1280 to Isabel de Warrenne
Alt Death? 1313 France
Death[1] c. 25 Nov 1314
Burial? Church of St Waast, Normandy

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John Balliol (Norman French: Jehan de Bailleul, Middle Scots: Jhon Ballioun; – 25 November 1314), known as Toom Tabard (Scots for "empty coat"), was King of Scots from 1292 to 1296.

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  2.   Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.

    "ISABEL de Warenne (1253-). m (before 7 Feb 1281) JOHN Balliol, son of Sir JOHN de Balliol of Barnard Castle, co Durham & his wife Devorguilla of Galloway ([1240]-in France [either Château Gaillard, Normandy or Bailleut-en-Gouffern, Normandy [4 Mar 1314/4 Jan 1315. maybe bur Church of St Waast, Normandy). He succeeded in 1292 as JOHN King of Scotland."

  3.   John Balliol, King of Scotland, in Lundy, Darryl. The Peerage: A genealogical survey of the peerage of Britain as well as the royal families of Europe.