James VII, Keeng o Scots

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James II & VII
King James II by Sir Godfrey Kneller, Bt.jpg
Portrait bi Sir Godfrey Kneller, 1684
Keeng o Ingland, Scotland an Ireland (mair...)
Reign 6 Februar 1685 –
11 December 1688
Coronation 23 Aprile 1685
Predecessor Charles II
Successors William III & II an Mary II
Spouse Anne Hyde
(1660–1671; her daith)
Mary of Modena
(1673–1701; his daith)
Issue
Hoose Hoose o Stuart
Father Charles I
Mother Henrietta Maria o Fraunce
Born 14 October 1633(1633-10-14)
(N.S.: 24 October 1633)
St. James's Palace, Lunnon
Died 16 September 1701(1701-09-16) (agit 67) (N.S.)
Château de Saint-Germain-en-Laye, Fraunce
Burial Kirk o the Inglis Benedictines, Paris; later St Germain parish kirk[1]
Signature
Religion Roman Catholicism

Keeng James VII an II (14 October 1633–16 September 1701) becam Keeng o Ingland, Keeng o Scots, an Keeng o Ireland frae 6 Februar 1685. He wis the hindermaist Catholic ryal tae ring ower the Kinrick o Ingland, Kinrick o Scotland, or Kinrick o Ireland. His fowk daed mislippen his releegious policies an said despotism, willin a group o thaim tae depone him in the Glorious Revolution. His protestant dochter Mary II an his guid-son William III wis pitten intil office, no his Roman Catholic son James Francis Edward. James VII wis the last ryal o Scotland tae uise the tradeetional teetle "Keeng o Scots", that haed been in uiss sin Kenneth I o Scotland in 843. Mary II, William III an Anne I uised "o Scotland" no "o Scots".

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