Mary returned from France in 1561. She faced opposition from some religious leaders and nobles. Her first marriage ended when her husband was killed. She was forced to abdicate and go into exile.
When did Mary return to Scotland from France?
What did the Huntly Revolt show?
That all Catholics hated Mary
Mary would take action against troublesome Catholics
Mary would give in easily to demands from her Catholic citizens
What did Scottish people think of Mary’s marriage to Darnely?
Everyone was happy
No one cared
There was anger and rebellion
Why was Riccio murdered?
People thought he was sent to spy on Mary
Darnley was jealous of Riccio’s friendship with the Queen
He had stolen from Mary’s household
How was Darnley murdered?
He was strangled
He was stabbed to death
Darnley died in an explosion
What did Mary do after Darnley's death?
She went to France
She looked after her son James
She married the Earl of Bothwell
Where did Mary surrender to The Protestant Lords?
Battle of Langside
Where was Mary held as prisoner?
Where was Mary defeated?
The Battle of Langside
The Battle of Linlithgow
The Battle of Dumbarton