House of stuart

Explore the captivating history of the House of Stuart and their influence on the British monarchy. Learn about the powerful rulers and dramatic events that shaped this royal dynasty.
King Charles I Locks of Hair For Sale at 1stdibs England, Portrait, Portraits, House Of Stuart, Stuart, Queen Of England, Anthony Van Dyck, King Charles, British Monarchy

About King Charles I (1600-1649) took to the English throne in 1625. An unpopular monarch with a tyrannical bent, he soon turned the powerful institutions of government against himself. His marriage to a Roman Catholic (Henrietta Maria) was another black mark in a Protestant kingdom. In 1642 the Parliaments of England and Scotland declared war on the king, under the leadership of Oliver Cromwell. The English Civil War raged for four years, ending in a Royalist defeat. Charles I surrendered…

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The Royal House of Stuart and the English Civil War The Royal House of Stuart was founded by Robert II of Scotland who reigned from 1371 until his death in 1390. The first member of the Scottish house to reign over both Scotland and England however, was James VI

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The House of Stuart - The Stuarts ruled Scotland for over two centuries before inheriting the English throne and established a reputation as both ambitious and accident-prone. Of nine monarchs, six of them died violently. They ruled Britain from 1603, when the Union of the Crowns caused James VI of Scotland to become James I of England. Stuart rule ended in 1714. Tudor, England, Edward Iv, British Monarchy, Civil Wars, British Royals, James, English Royalty, Mary Queen Of Scots

The Royal Mail releases today June 15, 2010, a new issue on British royalty featuring the House of Stuart. This is the fourth in the Kings and Queens series of stamp issues which profiles every monarch from 1399 to the present. The Stuarts ruled Scotland for over two centuries before inheriting the English throne and established a reputation as both ambitious and accident-prone. Of nine monarchs, six of them died violently. They ruled Britain from 1603, when the Union of the Crowns caused…

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Becky Reese
Family tree of Mary Queen of Scots, c.1603 | Top row – James… | Flickr England, Country, Queen, Tudor, Royals, Mary Queen Of Scots, Stuart Dynasty, King James I, King James

Top row – James VI of Scotland and I of England with his wife Anne of Denmark Second row – François II of France, Mary Queen of Scots, Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley Third row – James V of Scotland, his wife Marie of Guise, Margaret Douglas Countess of Lennox and her husband Matthew Stewart, Earl of Lennox Fourth row – James IV of Scotland, Margaret Tudor, Archibald Douglas, Earl of Angus Bottom row – Henry VII of England and his wife Elizabeth of York. The tree illustrate James VI’s claim to…

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Jennifer Maynard
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The Stuarts; A blog dedicated to the Stuart Kings and Queens of Britain, and the world they lived in. The House of Stuart (previously spelt Stewart) is a European royal house. Founded by Robert II of Scotland, the Stewarts first became monarchs of the Kingdom of Scotland during the late 14th century, and subsequently held the position of the Kings of Great Britain and Ireland. After the Stewarts gained control of all of Great Britain, the arts and sciences continued to develop; many of…

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This Kneller portrait shows Queen Mary II in court dress from another angle than shown in another portrait of her in full court dress. Keywords: Kneller, Queen Mary II, Orange family, Stuart family, Queen, British, curly coiffure, scoop neckline, modesty piece, elbow length puffed sleeves, engageantes, back flared cuffs, lace, vee waistline, full skirt, girdle, necklace, draped necklace, earrings, jeweled neckline, jeweled sleeves, jeweled bodice, jeweled skirt, clasp, fur, robes, regalia England, Lady, Queen, Mary Queen Of Scots, Queen Mary Ii, Queen Of England, Queen Mary, English Royalty, Queen Anne

This Kneller portrait shows Queen Mary II in court dress from another angle than shown in another portrait of her in full court dress. Keywords: Kneller, Queen Mary II, Orange family, Stuart family, Queen, British, curly coiffure, scoop neckline, modesty piece, elbow length puffed sleeves, engageantes, back flared cuffs, lace, vee waistline, full skirt, girdle, necklace, draped necklace, earrings, jeweled neckline, jeweled sleeves, jeweled bodice, jeweled skirt, clasp, fur, robes, regalia

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Jane Walden II
Mount Stuart House and Gardens | Bute | The Castles of Scotland, Coventry | Goblinshead Northern Ireland, Scottish Castles, Coventry, Gothic, House Of Stuart, Castle, Famous Gardens, Stuart House, Isle Of Bute

Mount Stuart House is probably the most sumptuous mansion in Scotland with a spectacular interior including the magnificent Marble Hall and Chapel, built by the Crichton-Stuart Marquess of Bute and in lovely landscaped gardens and grounds by the sea, some miles from Rothesay on the island of Bute in the west of Scotland.

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