Person:Constantine I of Scotland (1)

Constantine I of Scotland
b.840 Scotland
Facts and Events
Name[1] Constantine I of Scotland
Alt Name Constantine Mac Kenneth, I
Alt Name Constantine Canmore, I
Alt Name[7] Causantín mac Cináeda
Alt Name Còiseam mac Choinnich
Gender Male
Alt Birth? 810 Scotland
Alt Birth? 836 Dunolly Castle, Argyllshire Dalriada, Scotland
Alt Birth? 836 Iona, Argyleshire, Scotland
Birth? 840 Scotland
Marriage 860 Scotlandto
Alt Marriage 861 to
Death? Inverness-shire, Scotland
Other? 862 Ascended the Throne
Other? Bet 862 and 877 Reign
Title (nobility)[5] Bet 862 and 877 ScotlandKing Secondary date: 1 JUL 862
Alt Death[7] 876 Battle of Inverdofatha
Alt Death? 877 Inverdovat, Forgan, Fife, Scotland
Alt Death? 877 Isle Of Iona, Sct; 0
Reference Number? Q317457?


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(in Modern Gaelic: ; died 877) was a king of the Picts. He is often known as Constantine I in reference to his place in modern lists of kings of Scots, but contemporary sources described only as a Pictish king. A son of ("Kenneth MacAlpin"), he succeeded his uncle as Pictish king following the latter's death on 13 April 862. It is likely that 's (Constantine I) reign witnessed increased activity by Vikings, based in Ireland, Northumbria and northern Britain. He died fighting one such invasion.

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References
  1. Constantine I of Scotland, in Wikipedia: The Free Encyclopedia.
  2.   Burke's Peerage 99th ed <nowki>(GS #942 D22bup prefix pp. 285-86)</nowiki>.
  3.   A Vindication of MacBeth (GS #929.2706 M288c p. 14).
  4.   Dict. of Nat'l Biog. (GS #920.042 D561v vol 12 pp. 46-47).
  5. Nancy L Kuehl, A Seale Anthology Second Edition
    683.
  6.   Constantine, in Cawley, Charles. Medieval Lands: A prosopography of medieval European noble and royal families.
  7. 7.0 7.1 Causantín mac Cináeda (Constantine I), in Baldwin, Stewart, and Todd Farmerie. The Henry Project (King Henry II ): Ancestors of King Henry II.