Biography of Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales

Timeline

On 19 Feb 1594 Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales was born to James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne of Denmark Queen Consort Scotland, England and Ireland at Stirling Castle, Stirling.

On 30 Aug 1594 Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales was baptised.

On 24 Mar 1603 Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales was created as Duke Cornwall.

On 14 Jun 1603 Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales was appointed 393rd Knight Garter: James I.

The Entertainment at Althorp

On 25 Jun 1603 the Ben Johnson Masque the The Entertainment at Althorp was performed at Althorp House to welcome the new Royal Family on their journey from Edinburgh to London following the death of Queen Elizabeth. The performance was attended by Anne of Denmark Queen Consort Scotland, England and Ireland and her son Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales.

On 27 Dec 1604 Philip Herbert 1st Earl Montgomery, 4th Earl Pembroke and Susan Vere Countess Montgomery were married. The bride was escorted into the church by the Queen's brother Prince Ulrik Oldenburg and her son Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales.

On 01 Jun 1610 Prince Frederick was created as Prince Wales and Earl Chester (10C 1610). Peregrine Bertie was appointed as Knight of the Bath [Prince Henry invested as Prince of Wales and Earl Chester].

Tethy's Festival Masque

On 05 Jun 1610 the Tethy's Festival Masque was performed at Whitehall Palace to celebrate the the investiture of Prince Frederick as Prince of Wales. The script was written by Samuel Daniel at the request of the Queen, who appeared in person as Tethys a goddess of the sea. Inigo Jones designed the staging and scenery.
Prince Charles took the part of Zephyrus,
Elizabeth Stewart Queen Bohemia appeared as the companion or daughter of Tethys, the "Nymph of Thames",
Arbella Stewart took the part of the "Nymph of Trent",
Alethea Talbot Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey, 1st Countess Norfolk as "Nymph of Arun"
Elizabeth Vere Countess Derby as "Nymph of Derwent",
Frances Howard Countess Essex, Countess Somerset as "Nymph of Lee",
Anne Clifford Countess Dorset, Countess Pembroke as "Nymph of Air",
Susan Vere Countess Montgomery as "Nymph of Severn",
Elizabeth Radclyffe as "Nymph of Rother",
Elizabeth Talbot Countess Kent as "Nymph of Medway",
Four sisters, daughters of Edward Somerset 4th Earl Worcester and Elizabeth Hastings Countess Worcester, danced as the rivers of Monmouthshire:
Catherine Somerset Baroness Windsor the "Nymph of Usk"
Katherine Somerset Baroness Petre the "Nymph of Olwy"
Elizabeth Somerset the "Nymph of Dulesse" (Dulas), and
Mary Wintour the "Nymph of Wye".

On 06 Nov 1612 Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales died.

Funeral of Prince Frederick

On 07 Dec 1612 Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales was buried at Westminster Abbey. Francis Manners 6th Earl Rutland carried the shield. .

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake. Portrait of Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

Before 1619 Robert "The Elder" Peake 1551-1619. Portrait of Henry Frederick Stewart Prince Wales 1594-1612 in his Garter Robes and Leg Garter.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Stewart

Descendants Family Trees:

Henry VII King England and Ireland

James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 22 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 13 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 19 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 14 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Son of James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland

Kings Scotland: Son of James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland

Kings Franks: Great x 13 Grand Son of Louis VII King Franks

Kings France: Great x 6 Grand Son of Charles "Beloved, Mad" VI King France

Ancestry

Father: James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland Great x 2 Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

GrandFather: Henry "Lord Darnley" Stewart Great Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great GrandFather: Matthew Stewart 4th Earl Lennox Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: John Stewart 3rd Earl Lennox Great x 5 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Matthew Stewart 2nd Earl Lennox Great x 10 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Hamilton Countess Lennox Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Isabel or Elizabeth Stewart Countess Lennox Great x 3 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: John Stewart 1st Earl Atholl Great x 2 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Eleanor Sinclair Countess Atholl

Great GrandMother: Margaret Douglas Countess Lennox Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus Great x 10 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: George Douglas Great x 9 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth Drummond

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland Daughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry VII King England and Ireland Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth York Queen Consort England Daughter Edward IV King England

GrandMother: Mary "Queen of Scots" Stewart I Queen Scotland Great Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great GrandFather: James V King Scotland Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandFather: James IV King Scotland Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: James III King Scotland Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Oldenburg Queen Consort Scotland

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland Daughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Henry VII King England and Ireland Great x 3 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Elizabeth York Queen Consort England Daughter Edward IV King England

Great GrandMother: Mary Guise Queen Consort Scotland Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Claude Guise Duke Guise

Great x 2 GrandMother: Antoinette Bourbon Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Francis Bourbon Count Vendôme Great x 8 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Marie Luxembourg Count Vendôme Great x 4 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Mother: Anne of Denmark Queen Consort Scotland, England and Ireland

GrandFather: Frederick II King Denmark

Great GrandFather: Christian III King Denmark

Great x 2 GrandFather: Frederick I King Denmark