Kings and Queens of England and Britain 827 – Present Day

This timeline details all Kings and Queens of England and Britain from 827 to present day From 1327 England and Wales have shared Kings and Queens From 1603 England, Wales and Scotland have shared Kings and Queens  The Kings and Queens of England also ruled Ireland from 1254 to 1936 when the Republic of Ireland … Read more

Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen 1792 – 1849

Born – 13th August 1792 Died – 2nd December 1849 Father – George I Duke of Saxe-Meiningen (1761 – 1803) Mother – Luise Eleonore (1763 – 1837) Spouse – King William IV (1765 – 1837) Children – Charlotte (1819), Elizabeth (1820 – 1821) Queen Consort of the UK – 1830 – 1837 1792 (13th August) … Read more

King William IV of Great Britain and Ireland 1765 – 1837

Born – 21st August 1765 Died – 20th June 1837 Father – King George III (1738 – 1820) Mother – Chalotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744 – 1818) Spouse – m. 1818 – Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen Children – Charlotte (1796 – 1818), Elizabeth (1820 – 1821) King of Great Britain 1830 – 1837 Predecessor – George IV … Read more

Caroline of Brunswick 1768 – 1821

Born – 17th May 1768 Died – 7th August 1821 Father – Charles William, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbuttel (1780 – 1806) Mother – Augusta of Great Britain Spouse – m. 1795, sep. 1796 – King George IV (1762 – 1830) Children – Charlotte (1796 – 1817) 1768 (17th May) Caroline of Brunswick was born Caroline Amelia … Read more

King George IV of Great Britain and Ireland 1762 – 1830

Born – 12th August 1762 Died – 26th June 1830 Father – King George III (1738 – 1820) Mother – Chalotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744 – 1818) Spouse – Caroline of Brunswick (1768 – 1821) Children – Charlotte (1796 – 1817) King of Great Britain 1820 – 1830 Predecessor – George III – 1760 – 1820 … Read more

Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz 1744 – 1818

Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

 

Father – Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg
Mother – Elisabeth Albertine of Saxe-Hildburghausen
Spouse – King George III of Great Britain
Children – George, Frederick, William, Charlotte, Edward, Augusta, Elizabeth, Ernest, Adolphus, Mary, Sophia, Octavius, Alfred, Amelia

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King George III of Great Britain and Ireland 1738 – 1820

Born – 4th June 1738 Died – 29th January 1820 Father – Frederick Louis Prince of Wales (1707 – 1751) Mother – Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719 – 1772) Spouse – m. 1761 – Chalotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz (1744 – 1818) Children – King George IV (1762 – 1830), Frederick, Duke of York (1763 – 1827), King … Read more

The Jacobite Movement 1668 – 1788

This timeline details the main events of The Jacobite Movement – the cause of the supporters of the Catholic heirs of King James II from 1668 to 1788 to reclaim the British throne following the Glorious Revolution 1668 (around) Prince James, brother to Charles II and heir to the throne, converted to Catholicism. His conversion … Read more

Frederick Louis Prince of Wales 1707 – 1751

Born – 1st February 1707 Died – 31st March 1751 Father – King George II (1683 – 1760) Mother – Caroline of Ansbach (1683 – 1737) Spouse – m. 1736 – Augusta of Saxe-Gotha (1719 – 1772) Children – Augusta (1737 – 1813), King George III (1738 – 1820), Edward Duke of York (1739 – … Read more

Caroline of Ansbach 1683 – 1737

Born – 1st March 1683 Died – 20th November 1737 Father – John Frederick Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach (1654 – 1686) Mother – Eleanore Erdmuthe of Saxe-Eisenach (1662 – 1696) Spouse – King George II (1683 – 1760) Children – Frederick, Prince of Wales (1707 – 1751), Anne (1709 – 1759), Amelia (1711 – 1786), Caroline … Read more

King George II of Great Britain 1683 – 1760

Born – 30th October 1683 Died – 25th October 1760 Father – King George I (1660 – 1727) Mother – Sophia Dorothea of Celle (1666 – 1726) Spouse – m. 1705 – Caroline of Ansbach (1683 – 1737) Children – Frederick (1707 – 1751), Anne (1709 – 1759), Amelia (1711 – 1786), Caroline (1713 – 1757), … Read more

King George I of Great Britain 1660 – 1727

King George I

Father – Ernest Augustus Elector of Hanover
Mother – Sophia of the Palatinate
Spouse – Sophia Dorothea of Celle
Children – George, Sophia
King of Great Britain 1714 – 1727
Predecessor – Queen Anne – 1702 – 1714
Successor – George II – 1727 – 1760

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East India Company 1600 – 1873

This timeline details the activities of the East India Company from its beginnings in 1600 to its dissolution in 1873 1600 (31st December) The Company of Merchants of London trading into the East Indies was founded by a Royal Charter signed by Elizabeth I. The charter gave them a monopoly on trade with any country … Read more