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, Henry II King of France


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1. STEWART, Janet 'La Belle Ecossaise'

, Henry II King of France 1

  • Born: 31 March 1519
  • Partnership (1): STEWART, Janet 'La Belle Ecossaise' 1

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Henry had a relationship with Janet STEWART 'La Belle Ecossaise', daughter of James STEWART King James IV of Scots and Isabella STEWART.1 (Janet STEWART 'La Belle Ecossaise' was born on 17 July 1502 in Edinburgh, Scotland and died by 1564 2.)

  Marriage Notes:

"King James IV. had several illegitimate children ......

5. Janet Stewart (daughter of Isabella Stewart, daughter of James, Earl of Buchan). She was married to Malcolm, third Lord Fleming. She was in 1551 mistress of Henry II., King of France, by whom she had a son, Henry, 'le Batard d'Angouleme, abbe,
poete et capitaine, un des meurtriers de Saint Barthelemy
.' "

from Scots Peerage (vol 1)

"She (Janet Stewart) thereafter became mistress of Henry II.. King of France, to whom she had a son, Harry de Valois, 'le Batard d'Angouleme,' returned to Scotland in 1555, resided at Boghall, and died after 1560 and before 1564."

from Scots Peerage (vol 8) 1


1 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 1 (1904).

2 e-books, The Scots Peerage ed. Sir James Balfour Paul vol. 8 (1911).

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