MARY I, QUEEN OF SCOTS

Mary I “Queen of Scots” Stewart Stuart (reign 14 Dec 1542 – 24 Jul 1567),Queen Consort of France (15th GG Aunt) 1542–1587 BIRTH 8 DEC 1542 • Linlithgow, Linlithgow West Lothian Scotland DEATH 08 FEB 1587 • Executed at Fotheringay Castle, Northamptonshire, England; CemeteryWestminster Abbey; Peterborough CathedralBurial or Cremation PlacePeterborough, Peterborough Unitary Authority, Cambridgeshire, England 3rd cousin 11x removed I get …

MARY I, “BLOODY MARY”, daughter of Henry VIII & Catherine of Aragon (1516–1558) ~ (1st cousin 14x removed)

Sometimes during the research of my family tree, I find that one ancestor (Queen Mary I, aka “Bloody Mary”) was responsible for another ancestor’s death (John Rogers, “the Martyr”) who Mary had burned at the stake as he was a heretic. Mary burned a lot of people as she believed heretics should die by fire. …