King Edgar the Peaceful of England 943 – 975

Born – 943 Died – 8th July 975 Father – King Edmund I ((921 – 946) Mother – Aelfgifu of Shaftesbury (c. 902 – 944) Spouses – m. c961 – Aethelflaed (d. c964);  m. 964 – Aelfthryth (945 – 1002)  Children – by Aethelflaed – King Edward the Martyr (962 – 978); by Aelfthryth – Edmund … Read more King Edgar the Peaceful of England 943 – 975

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 King William IV of Great Britain and Ireland 1765 – 1837

King George IV of Great Britain and Ireland 1762 – 1830

King George IV

Father – King George III
Mother – Chalotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Spouse – Caroline of Brunswick
Children – Charlotte

King of Great Britain 1820 – 1830
Predecessor – George III – 1760 – 1820
Successor – William IV – 1830 – 1837

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King George III of Great Britain and Ireland 1738 – 1820

King George III of Britain and Ireland

Father – Frederick Louis Prince of Wales
Mother – Augusta of Saxe-Gotha
Spouse – Chalotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz
Children – George, Frederick, William, Charlotte, Edward, Augusta, Elizabeth, Ernest, Adolphus, Mary, Sophia, Octavius, Alfred, Amelia

King of Great Britain 1760 – 1820
Predecessor – George II – 1727 – 1760
Successor – George IV – 1820 – 1830

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King George II of Great Britain 1683 – 1760

King George II

Father – King George I
Mother – Sophia Dorothea of Celle
Spouse – Caroline of Ansbach
Children – Frederick, Anne, Amelia, Caroline, George, William, Mary Louisa
King of Great Britain 1727 – 1760
Predecessor – George I – 1714 – 1727
Successor – George III – 1760 – 1820

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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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The Stuart Period 1603 – 1714

The Stuart Period 1603 - 1714

This timeline details the main events of the Stuart period from the accession of James I, VI of Scotland to the death of Queen Anne in 1714.

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King William III of England, Ireland, Scotland and Wales 1650 – 1702

King William III

Father – William II Prince of Orange
Mother – Mary, daughter of Charles I
Spouse – Mary II
Children – None
King of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland 1688 – 1702
Predecessor – James II – 1685 – 1688
Successor – Anne – 1702 – 1714

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Anglo Saxon England 410 – 1066

This timeline gives a chronological listing of the main events in Anglo Saxon England 410 – 1066 410 (during) The last Romans left England after being recalled back to Rome by Emperor Honorius. 430 (during) The followers of Ninian, a Christian missionary, built the first Christian Church at Whithorn. 432 (during) Patrick, a Briton who … Read more Anglo Saxon England 410 – 1066

King James II of England, Wales, Ireland, VII of Scotland 1633 – 1701

Father – King Charles I of England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland
Mother – Henrietta Maria of France
Spouse – Anne Hyde, Mary of Modena
Children – Charles, Mary, James, Anne, Charles, Edgar, Henrietta, Catherine, Catherine, Isabella, Charles, Elizabeth, Charlotte, James
King of England, Scotland, Wales and Ireland 1685 – 1688
Predecessor – King Charles II – 1660 – 1685
Successor – William III – 1688 – 1702 and Mary II – 1688 – 1694

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King Charles II of England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland 1630 – 1685

King Charles II

Father – King Charles I of England, Wales, Scotland and Ireland
Mother – Henrietta Maria of France
Spouse – Catherine of Braganza
Children – No legitimate, 14 illegitimate children
King of Scotland 1649 – 1685, King of England, Wales and Ireland 1660 – 1685
Predecessor – Interregnum – Richard Cromwell Lord Protector – 1658 – 1660
Successor – James II – 1685 – 1688

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Henrietta Maria of France 1609 – 1669

Henrietta Maria of France

 

Father – Henri IV of France
Mother – Marie de Medici
Spouse – Charles I of England, Scotland, Ireland and Wales
Children – Charles, Charles, Mary, James, Elizabeth, Anne, Catherine, Henry, Henrietta

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King Charles I of England, Wales, Ireland and Scotland 1600 – 1649

Charles I

Father – King James I of England, VI of Scotland
Mother – Anne of Denmark
Spouse – Henrietta Maria of France
Children – Charles, Charles, Mary, James, Elizabeth, Anne, Catherine, Henry, Henrietta
King of England and Scotland – 1625 – 1649
Predecessor – King James I of England, VI of Scotland – 1625 – 1649
Successor – Interregnum – Oliver Cromwell Lord Protector – 1649 – 1658

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King James I of England, Wales and Ireland, VI of Scotland 1566 – 1625

James I of England, VI of Scotland

Father – Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley
Mother – Mary Queen of Scots
Spouse – Anne of Denmark
Children – Henry, Elizabeth, Margaret, Charles, Robert, Mary, Sophia
King of Scotland – 1567 – 1625
Predecessor – Mary Queen of Scots 1542 – 1567
Successor – Charles I
King of England, Ireland and Wales – 1603 – 1625
Predecessor – Elizabeth I 1558 – 1603
Successor – Charles I – 1625 – 1649

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King Edward VI of England, Wales and Ireland 1537 – 1553

Born – 12th October 1537 Died – 8th August 1553 Royal House – Tudor Father – King Henry VIII 1491 – 1547 Mother – Jane Seymour 1507 – 1537 Spouse – Not Married Children – No children King of England 1547 – 1553 Preceded by – King Henry VIII – 1509 – 1547 Succeeded by … Read more King Edward VI of England, Wales and Ireland 1537 – 1553

King Edward VII of Great Britain and Ireland 1841 – 1910

King Edward VIIFather – Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
Mother – Queen Victoria
Spouse – Alexandra of Denmark
Children – Albert, George, Louise, Victoria, Maud, Alexander
King of England – 1901 – 1910
Predecessor – Victoria – 1837 – 1901
Successor – George V – 1910 – 1936

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King Aethelred I of Wessex 840 – 871

Born – c. 840 Died – 23rd April 871 Father – King Aethelwulf (795 – 858) Mother – Osburgh (810 – 855) Spouse – m. c865 Wulfthryth (b. 840) Children – Aethelhelm (b. 868), Aethelwold (869 – 902) King of Wessex – 866 – 871 Predecessor – Aethelbert – 860 – 865 Successor – Alfred … Read more King Aethelred I of Wessex 840 – 871

King Aethelbert (Aethelberht) of Wessex 836 – 865

Born – c. 836 Died – Autumn 865 Father – King Aethelwulf (795 – 858) Mother – Osburgh (810 – 855) Spouse – Unmarried Children – No children King of Wessex – 860 – 865 Predecessor – Aethelbald – 858 – 860 Successor – Aethelred I – 865 – 871 836 (around) Aethelbert of Wessex, … Read more King Aethelbert (Aethelberht) of Wessex 836 – 865

King Aethelbald of Wessex 834 – 860

Born – c. 834 Died – 20th December 860 Father – King Aethelwulf (795 – 858) Mother – Osburgh (810 – 855) Spouse – Judith of France (843 – 870) Children – No children King of Wessex – 858 – 860 Predecessor – Aethelwulf – 839 – 858 Successor – Aethelbert – 860 – 865 … Read more King Aethelbald of Wessex 834 – 860

King Aethelwulf of Wessex 795 – 858

Born – c. 795 Died – 13th January 858 Father – Egbert of Wessex (770 – 839) Mother – Redburga (possibly) Spouse – Osburgh (810 – 855), Judith of France (843 – 870) Children – by Osburgh – Aethelstan (d. 852), Aethelbald (834 – 860), Aethelbert (836 – 865), Aethelswith (838 – 888), Aethelred (840 … Read more King Aethelwulf of Wessex 795 – 858

King Egbert of Wessex 770 – 839

Born – c. 770 Died – February 839 Father – Ealmund of Kent Mother – Not Known Spouse – Redburga (possibly) Children – Aethelwulf (795 – 858) King of Wessex – 800 – 839 Predecessor – Beorhtric – 786 – 802 Successor – Aethelwulf – 839 – 858 770 (around) Egbert (sometimes spelt Ecgberht) of … Read more King Egbert of Wessex 770 – 839

King George V of the United Kingdom 1865 – 1936

King George V

Father – King Edward VII
Mother – Alexandra of Denmark
Spouse – Mary of Teck
Children – Edward, Albert, Victoria, Henry, George, John
King of England – 1910 – 1936
Predecessor – Edward VII – 1901 – 1910
Successor – Edward VIII – 1936

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King Edward VIII Duke of Windsor 1894 – 1972

King Edward VIIIFather – King George V
Mother – Mary of Teck
Spouse – Wallis Simpson
Children – None
King of England – 1936
Predecessor – George V – 1910 – 1936
Successor – George VI – 1936 – 1952

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King George VI of the United Kingdom 1895 – 1952

George VI

Father – King George V
Mother – Mary of Teck
Spouse – Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon
Children – Elizabeth, Margaret
King of England – 1936 – 1952
Predecessor – Edward VIII – 1936
Successor – Elizabeth II – 1952 –

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King Henry VII of England and Wales 1457 – 1509

King Henry VII

Born – 28th January 1457
Died – 21st April 1509
Royal House – Tudor
FatherEdmund Tudor (1430 – 1456)
MotherMargaret Beaufort (1443 – 1509)
SpouseElizabeth of York (1466 – 1503)
Children – Arthur (1496 – 1502), Margaret (1489 – 1541), Henry (1491 – 1547), Elizabeth (1492 – 1495), Mary (1496 – 1533), Edward (c 1498 – 1499), Edmund (1499 – 1500), Katherine (1503)
King of England – 1485 – 1509
PredecessorRichard III – 1483 – 1485
SuccessorHenry VIII – 1509 – 1547

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