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CHARLES I (House of Stewart) The royal Stewart line was founded by Robert III… Robert III—born John Stewart—was King of Scotland from 1390 to his death in 1406… He was the eldest son of Robert II… “They Lineally descended of Sir John Stewart, (commonly called the Black Stewart, from his Complexion) Son to King Robert the II …” SOURCE; (George Crawford, “A Genealogical History of the Royal and Illustrious Family of the Stewarts”; 1710) “From his dark complexion, he was known as The Black Stewart” SOURCE; (John MacArthur, “The Antiquities of Arran”; 1873) The House of Stuart, originally Stewart, was a royal house of Scotland, England, Ireland and later Great Britain, with historical connections to Brittany… The Stuarts were monarchs of Britain and Ireland and its growing empire until the death of Queen Anne in 1714, except for the period of the Commonwealth between 1649 and 1660… In total, nine Stewart/Stuart monarchs ruled Scotland alone from 1371 until 1603, the last of which was James VI, before his accession in England… Two Stuart queens ruled the isles following the Glorious Revolution in 1688: Mary II and Anne… After the loss of the throne, the descendants of James VII and II came to be known as the Jacobites and continued for several generations to attempt to reclaim the English (and later British) throne as the rightful heirs… “Charles the second was, in the popular language of the day, a tall black man” SOURCES; (Norman Chevers, “An Enquiry into the circumstances of the Death of King Charles the Second”; 1861) (“A Narrative of The Adventures of Charles the Second after The Battle of Worcester”; 1859) This portrait of Charles I was painted by Anthony Van Dyck circa 1632… In 1632 Van Dyck returned to London to be the main court painter, at the request of Charles I of England… Charles I was King of England, Scotland, and Ireland from March 27, 1625 until his execution in 1649… He was born into the House of Stuart as the second son of King James VI of Scotland, but after his father inherited the English throne in 1603 (as James I), he moved to England, where he spent much of the rest of his life… He became heir apparent to the three kingdoms of England, Scotland, and Ireland in 1612 on the death of his elder brother Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales…

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Isaiah Israel is a graduate of the University of Hawaii Pacific with a bachelors in Psychology and a deep love for history in which he believes that when you know the past you can understand the present and predict the future course of man and mankind and is the author of the best selling ebook The White Man's Burden Of Lies and Deceit.

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