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Henrietta Maria (Queen of England)
+Charles (I, King of England and Scotland 1625-1649) (b.1600 - d.1649)
= Charles (II, King of England 1660-1685) (b.1630 - d.1685)
= Mary (Princess Royal, Daughter of Charles I) (b.1631 - d.1660)
= James (II, King of England, VII of Scotland) (b.1633 - d.1701)
= Elizabeth (Princess) (b.1635 - )
Proxy wedding of Charles & Henrietta in Paris.
Charles marries Henrietta Maria de Bourbon in St Augustine's Church at Canterbury.
King Charles I dismissed the French entourage belonging to his wife Henrietta sending them back to France against her wishes. Only 6 out of four 440 remained to look after her. ¹
Henrietta gave birth to her first child, Charles James Stuart, but he died the same day.
James was the fourth child of Charles I and Henrietta Maria.
Henry Stuart, the son of Charles I and Henrietta Maria of France was born.
Queen Henrietta Maria left the country via Dover looking for support for her husband from abroad. She took the Crown Jewels with her presumably to sell to raise money.
The Queen returned from Holland, landing at Bridlington on the North Yorkshire coast. She brought with her supplies to assist her husband with his war efforts. ¹
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