King James I England, ca 1610. Although a Stuart he was connected to the Tudors.

Portrait painted by Paulus van Somer. James I reigned as King of Scotland from and reigned as King of England from Son of Mary Queen of Scots and Lord Darnley.

Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scotland. Henry VIII's eldest sister. She would go on to marry James IV of Scotland. On October 18, 1541, Margaret Tudor died in Methven Castle in Scotland, probably from a stroke.  Although Margaret's heirs were left out of the succession by Henry VIII and Edward VI, ultimately it would be Margaret's great-grandson James VI who would become king after the death of Elizabeth I.

Margaret Tudor, Queen of James IV of Scotland, grandmother of Mary QoS & of her husband Henry Stewart, Lord Darnley.

Wales Under the Tudors  Excerpt: 'The Tudor king Henry VII was descended in direct male succession from Ednyfed Fychan, seneschal (steward) of Llywelyn the Great. Henry’s ancestor had provided the same services to the greatest of the Welsh princes as Walter the Steward, founder of the Stuart dynasty, had provided for Robert Bruce, the greatest of the Scottish kings.' Read More...

Wales Under the Tudors Excerpt: 'The Tudor king Henry VII was descended in…

village of Falkland, this was the Falkland Palace - favorite retreat of the Stuart dynasty and a former residence of Mary, Queen of Scots.

Falkland Palace in Fife, Scotland. Falkland Palace offers an idyllic setting for summer weddings, garden parties and alfresco events.

Family tree of the Stuart Dynasty

The nobility had special political and social status. Nobility is inherited or granted by the crown as a reward to persons who perform a heroic deed, have a notable achievement, or hold a prominent.

James I (1603-1625) his mother Mary Queen of Scots was beheaded by Elizabeth I. He came to the throne after Elizabeth died and started the Stuart Dynasty. Famous for nearly being blown up in The Gunpowder Plot by Guy Fawkes

James VI of Scotland, I of England. First Stuart monarch, he succeeded his first cousin twice removed, Elizabeth Tudor. Henry VIII's great great nephew twice over through Henry's sister Margaret, son of Mary Queen of Scots.

The Jacobite Coat of Arms.  Jacobites being a political movement to restore the Stuart dynasty to the throne of Scotland and England.   Jacobus is Latin for James.

The Jacobite Coat of Arms. Jacobites being a political movement to restore the Stuart dynasty to the throne of Scotland and England. Jacobus is Latin for James.

stuart_haygarth  Stunningly beautiful and an overwhelmingly important message? Usually I don’t expect so much from my lamps, but I do now! British artist/designer Stuart Haygarth has shown me the light… too cheesy? Sorry, but it’s true! These spectacular chandeliers are breathtaking, and they are made from found/discarded man-made debris that is polluting our planet.

Stunningly beautiful British artist/designer Stuart Haygarth's spectacular chandeliers are breathtaking, and they are made from found/discarded man-made debris that is polluting our planet.chandeliers for my wedding?

House of Tudor 1485 - 1603 family tree

My Bullen ancestors are supposed to be related to Anne Boleyn, therefore Elizabeth I. ALady House of Tudor 1485 - 1603 family tree

Anne of Cleves House - Sussex -authentically furnished kitchen and the garden which uses traditional plants and Tudor planting schemes

Anne of Cleves House - authentically furnished kitchen and the garden which uses traditional plants and Tudor planting schemes. An ad for the museum - djc

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Henry Frederick Stuart, Prince of Wales, elder son and heir of James I, grandson of Mary, Queen of Scots - he died of typhoid fever aged 18 in 1612 - great hope of the Stuart dynasty.

Queen Anne (reign 1702-1714) daughter of James II, was plagued by ill-health throughout her life. From her 30s onwards, she grew increasingly lame and corpulent. Despite seventeen pregnancies by her husband, Prince George of Denmark, she died without any surviving children and was the last monarch of the House of Stuart.

Willem Wissing and Jan van der Vaardt - Queen Anne, when Princess of Denmark, 1665 – 1714

The Royal House of Stuart created the Union of the Crowns in 1603 but would later witness a bloody civil war which changed the face of the monarchy forever

The Royal House of Stuart created the Union of the Crowns in 1603 but would later witness a bloody civil war which changed the face of the monarchy forever

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