Henrietta Maria

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Murrough O'Brien, 1st Earl Of Inchiquin - Exile in France
... But neither the Queenmother Henrietta Maria, Jermyn, nor Wilmot, Earl of Rochester liked the new appointment ... Henrietta Maria, the Duke of York, Rupert, the Duke of Buckingham, and Jermyn were the minority ... to the custody of her young son, Lord O'Brien, Henrietta Maria and the Catholic party favouring Inchiquin's claim, and the Protestants taking the other side ...
Lucrezia De' Medici (1470–1553) - Descendants
... Through her daughter Maria, Lucrezia is an ancestor of the ducal branch of the Medici family, an ancestor of the Kings of France (House of Bourbon) and also the Kings of England (House of Stuart) ... Marie also had a daughter called Henrietta Maria who married Charles I of England ... Henrietta Maria and Charles were the parents of Charles II of England and James II of England ...
1620s In England - Events
30 August - Negotiations of the planned Spanish Match, marriage of Charles, Prince of Wales to Maria Anna of Spain, break down ... arranges the marriage of the Prince of Wales to Princess Henrietta Maria of France. 13 June - Marriage of King Charles I and Henrietta Maria, Princess of France and Navarra ...
Henrietta Maria Of France - Henrietta Maria and The English Civil War - First English Civil War (1642–6)
... In August 1642, when the Civil War finally began, Henrietta was in Europe at the Hague, raising money for the Royalist cause ... Henrietta Maria focused on raising money on the security of the royal jewels, and in attempting to persuade the Prince of Orange and the King of Denmark to support Charles' cause ... Henrietta's negotiations were difficult the larger pieces of jewellery were both too expensive to be sold easily, and politically risky – many buyers were deterred in case a future English Parliament ...

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