Mary daha sonra kuzeni katolik Henry Stuart ile evlenince üvey kardeşi Moray Dükü James Stuart ve diğer protestanların isyanıyla karşılaşan Mary bu isyanı bastırabilmiştir. Kocası Henry tahta ortak olmak istemiş ve kocası protestanlarla ortak olmuş ve Mary'ye suikast düzenlenmesine önayak olmuştur.
In 1559, Henry II of France, died at the age of 40. Mary and her husband were crowned Queen and King of France. But in June of 1560, Mary’s mother died in Scotland at the age of 45. And just six months later, her young husband also died of an ear infection. Mary was understandably devastated by this chain of tragic events.
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However, unlike the Stuart pretenders, none of them has claimed the British throne (or the thrones of England, Scotland or Ireland) or incorporated the arms of these countries in their coats-of-arms. Nevertheless, since the 19th century, there have been small groups advocating the restoration of the Jacobite succession to the throne.