MacBeth 1005-1057 (Yes he was a real King of Scotland) He was the son of Finlay of Moray, and Donalda daughter of Kenneth II. He became King of the Scots when he killed Duncan I in 1040. Macbeth married Guroch (Lady Macbeth) granddaughter of Malcolm II. Macbeth was immortalised in the play by William Shakespeare although the play is historically inaccurate. Scotland, Auguste 15, Families History, European Royal, Royal House, Real Macbethbreannaw4, Families Trees, Bethad Mac, King Macbeth
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Donnchad mac Crinan, or Duncan L, King of Scotland (Alba)Duncan I of Scotland | 29th GGF Photograph:Duncan I of Scotland. (1001 - 1040) Killed in battle by the men of Moray. led by his cousin Macbeth (my 1st Cousin, 31X removed) at Bothganowan, now Pitgaveny, near Elgin.
A Sign of Things to Come... This pin represents some foreshadowing in regards to the blood theme. But also, as Lady Macbeth encounters nightly sleepwalks, she feels the need to wash her hands of blood. The blood is a representation of her guilt, as the blood is not truly there. Blood in this particular case is a figment of her imagination that follows her religiously in her sleepwalk travels and as she awakens, she is constantly reminded of her guilty conscience she cannot escape.
Richard III (2 October 1452 – 22 August 1485) was King of England from 1483 until his death. He was the last king of the House of York and the last of the Plantagenet dynasty. His defeat at the Battle of Bosworth Field was the decisive battle of the Wars of the Roses, and is sometimes regarded as the end of the Middle Ages in England. He is the central character of a well-known play by William Shakespeare.