Kings and Queens of England and Britain 827 – Present Day

Kings and Queens of England - Elizabeth IIThis 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 broke from the monarchy, Northern Ireland, as part of the United Kingdom retained the monarchy.

See also Kings and Queens of Scotland 843 – Present Day

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Margaret Tudor 1489 – 1541

Margaret Tudor

Father – King Henry VII
Mother – Elizabeth of York
Spouse – James IV of Scotland, Archibald Douglas, Henry Stewart
Children – James, Arthur, James, Alexander, Margaret

Read moreMargaret Tudor 1489 – 1541

King James V of Scotland 1512 – 1542

King James IV of Scotland

Father – King James IV
Mother – Margaret Tudor
Spouse – Madeleine of France, Mary of Guise
Children – by Mary – James, Robert, Mary Queen of Scots
King of Scotland – 1513 – 1542
Predecessor – James IV of Scotland – 1488 – 1513
Successor – Mary Queen of Scots – 1542 – 1567

Read moreKing James V of Scotland 1512 – 1542

Mary Queen of Scots 1542 – 1587

Mary Queen of Scots

Father – James V of Scotland
Mother – Mary of Guise
Spouse – Francis II of France, Henry Stuart, James Hepburn
Children – James
Queen of Scotland – 1561 – 1570
Predecessor – James V – 1513 – 1542
Successor – James VI 1567 – 1625

Read moreMary Queen of Scots 1542 – 1587

Anne of Denmark 1574 – 1619

Anne of Denmark

Father – Frederick II of Denmark
Mother – Sophie Mecklenburg-Gustrow
Spouse – James I of England, VI of Scotland
Children – Henry, Elizabeth, Margaret, Charles, Robert, Mary, Sophia

Read moreAnne of Denmark 1574 – 1619

Oliver Cromwell 1599 – 1658

Oliver Cromwell

Father – Robert Cromwell
Mother – Elizabeth Steward
Spouse – Elizabeth Bourchier
Children – Robert, Oliver, Bridget, Richard, Henry, Elizabeth, James, Mary, Frances
Lord Protector of England and Scotland – 1649 – 1658
Predecessor – King Charles I – 1625 – 1649
Successor – Interregnum – Richard Cromwell Lord Protector – 1658 – 1660

Read moreOliver Cromwell 1599 – 1658

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.

Read moreThe Stuart Period 1603 – 1714

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

Read moreHenrietta Maria of France 1609 – 1669

Richard Cromwell 1626 – 1712

Richard Cromwell

Father – Oliver Cromwell
Mother – Elizabeth Bourchier
Spouse – Dorothy Maijor
Children – Elizabeth, Anne, Mary, Oliver, Dorothy, Anna, Dorothy, Edith
Lord Protector of England and Scotland – 1658 – 1660
Predecessor – Interregnum – Oliver Cromwell Lord Protector – 1649 – 1658
Successor – Charles II – 1660 – 1685

Read moreRichard Cromwell 1626 – 1712

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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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

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