The House of Stuart, originally spelt Stewart, was a royal house of Scotland, England, Ireland and later Great Britain. The family name comes from the office of High Steward of Scotland, which had been held by the family progenitor Walter fitz Alan (c. 1150).
- c. 1371 (651 years ago)
- Anne, Queen of Great Britain (1702–1714)
- Scotland, England, Ireland, Great Britain
- Robert II of Scotland (1371–1390)
The House of Stewart, or Stuart, is a royal house of Scotland and England. The Tudor dynasty ended when Queen Elizabeth I died in 1603. She named her cousin James I as heir. He became James I of England, and started the Stuart dynasty.
La Casa de Estuardo ( Stuart o Stewart, en inglés) fue la dinastía reinante en Escocia desde 1371 hasta 1603 y desde entonces en el conjunto formado por ésta con Inglaterra e Irlanda hasta 1714, exceptuando el periodo de la República (1649-1660) . El primer período de la dinastía abarcó hasta la proclamación de la República (1649).
house of Stuart, also spelled Stewart or Steuart, royal house of Scotland from 1371 and of England from 1603. It was interrupted in 1649 by the establishment of the Commonwealth but was restored in 1660. It ended in 1714, when the British crown passed to the house of Hanover.
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The House of Stuart — a Scottish royal house, and later English and British royal house. Rulers of the Kingdom of Scotland (during 1371−1701); and also of the Kingdom of England and Kingdom of Ireland (during 1603−1649 & 1660−1701); and of the unified Kingdom of Great Britain (during 1702−1714).