Charles Edward Stuart

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Charles Edward Stuart
"Chairles III"
Lost Portrait of Charles Edward Stuart.jpg
Charles Edward Stuart, bi Allan Ramsay, pentit at Halyruid Palace in Edinburgh, late autumn 1745. Collection o Earl of Wemyss, Gosford House
Jacobite pretender
Pretendence1 January 1766 – 31 January 1788
PredecessorJames "III an VIII"
SuccessorHenry "IX"
Born31 December 1720(1720-12-31)
Palazzo Muti, Roum, States o the Kirk
Dee'd31 Januar 1788(1788-01-31) (aged 67)
Palazzo Muti, Roum, States o the Kirk
BuirialSt. Peter's Basilica, Vatican Ceety
SpouseLouise o Stolberg-Gedern
IssueCharlotte Stuart, Duchess o Albany (illegitimate)
Full name
Chairles Edwart Louis John Casimir Silvester Severino Maria Stuart[1]
FaitherJames Francis Edward Stuart
MitherMaria Clementina Sobieska
ReleegionRoman Catholicism

Chairles Edwart Louis John Casimir Sylvester Severino Maria Stuart (31 December 1720 – 31 Januar 1788), commonly kent in Breetain during his lifetime as The Young Pretender an The Young Chevalier, an eften kent in retrospective accoonts as Bonnie Prince Charlie, wis the seicond Jacobite pretender tae the thrones o Ingland, Scotland, Fraunce an Ireland (as Chairles III) frae the daith o his faither in 1766.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. Additional Manuscripts, British Library, 30,090, quoted in Frank McLynn, Charles Edward Stuart: A Tragedy in Many Acts (London: Routledge, 1988), 8.