Person:John of Scotland (1)

John of Scotland
d.abt 25 Nov 1314
Facts and Events
Name John of Scotland
Alt Name John de Balliol
Gender Male
Birth[1] abt 1249 Gainford, Durham, EnglandBarnard Castle
Marriage BEF 1280 to Isabel de Warrenne
Death[1] abt 25 Nov 1314
Reference Number? Q310065?
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.