Marriott Edgar

Kirkcudbright / Scotland
Marriott Edgar
Kirkcudbright / Scotland
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Queen Matilda

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Henry the first, surnamed " Beauclare,"
Lost his only son William at sea,
So when Henry died it were hard to decide
Who his heir and successor should be.

There were two runners-up for the title-
His daughter Matilda was one,
And the other, a boy, known as Stephen of Blois,
His young sister Adela's son.
Matilda by right should have had it,
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