It may have taken Margaret a while to settle into her new life in Scotland, it seems that she was homesick, writing to her father
‘I would I were with your Grace now and many times more’
Margaret bore James six children but only one survived. The future James V was seventeen months old when his father was killed fighting the English in 1513 at Flodden. Margaret stepped in to rule for her infant son.
Her marriage, a year later to Archibald Douglas, Earl of Angus, gave the Scottish Parliament an excuse to replace her with John Stewart, Duke of Albany