Biography of James II King England, Scotland and Ireland

Timeline

On 14 Oct 1633 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland was born to Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland and Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England at St James' Palace.

After 14 Oct 1633 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland was created 1st Duke York (5C 1633).

In 1642 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland was appointed 439th Knight Garter: Charles I.

On 03 Sep 1660 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England were married in secret. Anne Hyde Queen Consort England by marriage Duchess York (5C 1633).

On 22 Oct 1660 Charles Stewart was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England at Worcester House.

On 30 Apr 1662 Mary Stewart II Queen England, Scotland and Ireland was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England at St James' Palace.

On 12 Jul 1663 James Stewart 1st Duke Cambridge was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England at St James' Palace.

Around 1665 Arabella Churchill became the mistress of James II King England, Scotland and Ireland.

On 06 Feb 1665 Anne Stewart I Queen England, Scotland and Ireland was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland.

Battle of Lowestoft

On 13 Jun 1665 at the Battle of Lowestoft an English fleet commanded by James II King England, Scotland and Ireland, Rupert Palatinate-Simmern 1st Duke Cumberland and Edward Montagu 1st Earl Sandwich defeated at Dutch Fleet. Charles Berkeley 1st Earl Falmouth (aboard the Royal Charles), Richard Boyle, Charles Maccarthy 2nd Earl Clancarty and Charles Weston 3rd Earl Portland were killed. .

On 03 Sep 1665 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England were married.

On 04 Jul 1666 Charles Stewart 1st Duke Kendal was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England.

In 1667 Henrietta Fitzjames Countess Newcastle was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England.

On 15 Sep 1667 Edgar Stewart 1st Duke Cambridge was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England.

On 21 Aug 1670 James Fitzjames 1st Duke Berwick was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Arabella Churchill.

On 09 Feb 1671 Catherine Stewart was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Anne Hyde Queen Consort England.

On Aug 1673 Henry Fitzjames 1st Duke Albermarle was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Arabella Churchill at St James' Square.

On 20 Sep 1673 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Mary Modena were married.

In 1674 Arabella Fitzjames was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Arabella Churchill.

On 10 Jan 1675 Catherine Laura Stewart was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Mary Modena.

Before 1676 Catherine Sedley became the mistress of James II King England, Scotland and Ireland.

On 28 Aug 1676 Isabel Stewart was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Mary Modena.

On 07 Nov 1677 Charles Stewart was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Mary Modena.

In 1679 John Robartes 1st Earl Radnor was created 1st Earl Radnor (1C 1679), 1st Viscount Bodmin by Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland in reward for having supported Charles' brother James II King England, Scotland and Ireland 's future accession. Letitia Isabella Smith Countess Radnor by marriage Countess Radnor (1C 1679).

In 1680 Catherine Darnley Duchess Buckingham and Normandby was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Catherine Sedley.

Sinking of the Gloucester

On 30 Jun 1682 Richard Hill drowned off Great Yarmouth during the Sinking of the Gloucester when it struck a sandbank. The future James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and John Churchill 1st Duke Marlborough were rescued in the ship's boat.

In 1684 James Darnley was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Catherine Sedley.

On 06 Feb 1685 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland succeeded II King England Scotland and Ireland: Stewart. Anne Hyde Queen Consort England by marriage Queen Consort England.

Coronation James II

On 23 Apr 1685 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland was crowned II King England Scotland and Ireland: Stewart. .

In 1686 Thomas Cartwright Bishop Chester was appointed Bishop Chester by James II King England, Scotland and Ireland.

In 1686 Henry Waldegrave 1st Baron Waldegrave Chewton Somerset was created 1st Baron Waldegrave Chewton Somerset (1C 1686) by James II King England, Scotland and Ireland three years after Henry Waldegrave 1st Baron Waldegrave Chewton Somerset married the King's illegitimate daughter Henrietta Fitzjames Countess Newcastle. Henrietta Fitzjames Countess Newcastle by marriage Baroness Waldegrave Chewton Somerset (1C 1686).

In 1687 James Fitzjames 1st Duke Berwick was created 1st Duke Berwick by his father James II King England, Scotland and Ireland.

On 10 Jun 1688 James "Old Pretender" Stewart was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Mary Modena. Winifred Trentham was present.

On 11 Dec 1688 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland abdicated II King England Scotland and Ireland: Stewart.

On 28 Jun 1692 Louisa Maria Teresa Stewart was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Mary Modena.

Before 1694 John Michael Wright. Portrait of James II King England, Scotland and Ireland when Duke of York.

Before 1694 John Michael Wright 1617-1694. Portrait of James II King England, Scotland and Ireland 1633-1701 when Duke of York.

On 16 Sep 1701 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland died at Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Yvelines.

After 16 Sep 1701 James II King England, Scotland and Ireland was buried at Church of the English Benedictines.

Charles Darnley was born to James II King England, Scotland and Ireland and Catherine Sedley.

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Stewart

Descendants Family Trees:

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

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 23 Grand Son of Aethelwulf King Wessex

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 14 Grand Son of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 20 Grand Son of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth

Kings Powys: Great x 15 Grand Son of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys

Kings England: Son of Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland

Kings Scotland: Grand 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: Grand Son of Henry IV King France

Ancestry

Father: Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland Son James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland

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

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: Matthew Stewart 4th Earl Lennox Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

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

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

Great x 2 GrandMother: Margaret Douglas Countess Lennox Granddaughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus Great x 10 Grandson John "Lackland" I King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland Daughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

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

Great x 2 GrandFather: James V King Scotland Grandson Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 3 GrandFather: James IV King Scotland Great x 4 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Tudor Queen Scotland Daughter Henry VII King England and Ireland

Great x 2 GrandMother: Mary Guise Queen Consort Scotland Great x 6 Granddaughter Edward III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Claude Guise Duke Guise

Great x 3 GrandMother: Antoinette Bourbon Great x 5 Granddaughter Edward III King England

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

Great GrandFather: Frederick II King Denmark

Great x 2 GrandFather: Christian III King Denmark

Great x 3 GrandFather: Frederick I King Denmark

Mother: Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England Great x 8 Granddaughter Edward III King England

GrandFather: Henry IV King France Great x 7 Grandson Edward III King England

Great GrandFather: Antoine King Navarre Great x 6 Grandson Edward III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Charles Bourbon Duke Vendôme Great x 5 Grandson 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

Great x 2 GrandMother: Françoise Valois-Alençon Count Vendôme Great x 6 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Rene Valois-Alençon Duke Alençon Great x 5 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Margaret Lorraine Duchess Alençon Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great GrandMother: Jeanne Albret III Queen Navarre Great x 8 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandFather: Henry II King Navarre Great x 8 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Jean III King Navarre Great x 10 Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Catherine Grailly I Queen Navarre Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 2 GrandMother: Marguerite Valois-Orleans Queen Consort Navarre Great x 7 Granddaughter Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandFather: Charles Valois-Orleans Count Angouleme Great x 6 Grandson Henry III King England

Great x 3 GrandMother: Louise Savoy Count Angouleme

GrandMother: Marie Medici Queen Consort France