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Charles I

12 Apr 1625 Useless Parliament

1625 Henry Mildmay of Wanstead [32] elected MP Maldon

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Charles I

01 May 1625 Notre Dame de Paris: Proxy Marriage of Charles I and Henrietta Maria of France

13 Jun 1625 Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland [25] married Henrietta Maria Bourbon

Henrietta Maria Bourbon [16] was married

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Charles I

13 Jun 1625 St Augustine's Abbey: Charles I and Henrietta Maria's First Meeting

Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland [25] met his wife, the Queen, for the first time.

Henrietta Maria Bourbon [16] met her husband for the first time

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Charles I

20 Apr 1661 Banqueting House: Investiture of new Peers

Thomas Brudenell 1st Earl Cardigan [78] created 1st Earl Cardigan; by Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland personally on a couple of days before Charles's coronation on the 23rd, with Charles investing the newly created earl with a mantle, a sword and belt, and a cap and coronet.

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Charles I

02 Feb 1626 Westminster Abbey: Coronation of Charles I

Without his wife being present since she refused to take part in a Protestant ceremony.

Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland [26] crowned I King England, Scotland and Ireland: Stewart

Roger Palmer MP Queenborough [49] appointed Knight of the Bath

Philip Herbert 4th Earl Pembroke [42] held the spurs

Francis Talbot 11th Earl Shrewsbury, 11th Earl Waterford [3] bore the Second Sword of State

Robert Radclyffe 5th Earl Sussex [53] carried the Orb

Francis Manners 6th Earl Rutland [48] bore the rod with the dove.

Mildmay Fane 2nd Earl Westmoreland [24] appointed Knight of the Bath

James Stanley 7th Earl Derby appointed Knight of the Bath

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Charles I

27 Jun 1630 Chapel Royal: Baptism of future Charles II

Louis XIII King France [29] godparent

Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland [0] baptised

William Laud Archbishop Canterbury [57] presided

Marie Medici godparent

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Charles I

20 Feb 1640 Short Parliament

The first Parliament after Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland's personal rule for ten years. So called because it lasted three weeks only with Charles dissolving it as a result of the resumption of the debate about Royal privilege.

Feb 1640 Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford [20] elected MP Shrewsbury

Apr 1640 Philip Sidney 3rd Earl Leicester [21] elected MP Yarmouth Isle of Wight

Apr 1640 Henry Jermyn 1st Earl St Albans [35] elected MP Corfe Castle

1640 Charles Berkeley 2nd Viscount Fitzhardinge of Berehaven in Kerry [41] elected MP Bath

1640 Thomas Salusbury 2nd Baronet Salusbury [28] elected MP Denbighshire

Apr 1640 William Fitzwilliam 2nd Baron Fitzwilliam [31] elected MP Peterborough

Apr 1640 John Wray 2nd Baronet Glentworth [54] elected MP Lincolnshire

Apr 1640 John Curzon 1st Baronet Kedleston [42] elected MP Derbyshire

Apr 1640 Ambrose Browne 1st Baronet Browne of Betchworth Castle in Surrey elected MP Surrey

Apr 1640 Charles Cecil Lord Lieutenant Hertfordshire [21] elected MP Hertford

Apr 1640 Thomas Jermyn Lord Lieutenant Suffolk [67] elected MP Cambridge University

1640 Edward Phelips [27] elected MP Ilchester

John Jennings elected MP St Albans

John Glanville [54] elected Speaker of the House of Commons

Henry Berkeley [61] elected MP Ilchester

Mar 1640 Sidney Godolphin [30] elected MP Helston

Apr 1640 William Waller [43] elected MP Andover

Apr 1640 Giles Strangways [25] elected MP Weymouth and Melcombe Regis

Apr 1640 John Melbury Sampford Strangways [55] elected MP Dorset

Apr 1640 Henry Poole [48] elected MP Chichester

Apr 1640 Henry Mildmay of Wanstead [47] elected MP Maldon

Apr 1640 Simon Archer [59] elected MP Tamworth

Apr 1640 John Glynne [38] elected MP Westminster

Apr 1640 John Glynne elected MP Caernarfonshire

Apr 1640 Christopher Wray [39] elected MP Grimsby

Apr 1640 Edward Rodney [50] elected MP Wells

Apr 1640 Francis Pierrepoint elected MP East Retford

Apr 1640 William Pierrepoint [32] elected MP Shropshire

Apr 1640 Thomas Jermyn [18] elected MP Corfe Castle

Apr 1640 Anthony Hungerford [32] elected MP Malmesbury

Apr 1640 George Fane of Burston [59] elected MP Maidstone

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Charles I

Nov 1640 Long Parliament

Nov 1642 Roger Palmer MP Queenborough [65] elected MP Newton

William Laud Archbishop Canterbury [67] accused of treason

Philip Sidney 3rd Earl Leicester [21] elected MP Yarmouth Isle of Wight

Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford [20] elected MP Shrewsbury

Henry Jermyn 1st Earl St Albans [35] elected MP Bury St Edmunds

1640 John Poulett 2nd Baron Poulett [25] elected MP Somerset

William Fitzwilliam 2nd Baron Fitzwilliam [31] elected MP Peterborough

Alexander Carew 2nd Baronet Dutton [31] elected MP Cornwall

John Wray 2nd Baronet Glentworth [54] elected MP Lincolnshire

Humfrey Tufton 1st Baronet Mote Kent [56] elected MP Maidstone

John Curzon 1st Baronet Kedleston [42] elected MP Derbyshire

John Craven 1st Baron Craven of Ryton in Shropshire [30] elected MP Tewkesbury

Ambrose Browne 1st Baronet Browne of Betchworth Castle in Surrey elected MP Surrey

Charles Cecil Lord Lieutenant Hertfordshire [21] elected MP Hertford

1640 Edward Phelips [27] elected MP Ilchester

1640 Simonds Ewes [38] elected MP Sudbury

Oct 1640 Sidney Godolphin [30] elected MP Helston

Giles Strangways [25] elected MP Bridport

John Melbury Sampford Strangways [55] elected MP Dorset

Henry Mildmay of Wanstead [47] elected MP Maldon

John Jennings elected MP St Albans

John Glynne [38] elected MP Westminster

Christopher Wray [39] elected MP Grimsby

Edward Rodney [50] elected MP Wells

William Pierrepoint [32] elected MP Great Wenlock

Thomas Jermyn [18] elected MP Bury St Edmunds

Anthony Hungerford [32] elected MP Malmesbury

Francis Godolphin [35] elected MP Hereford

Dec 1640 Robert Pye [20] elected MP Woodstock

03 May 1642 William Waller [45] elected MP Andover

1645 Francis Pierrepoint elected MP Nottingtham

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Charles I

23 Sep 1642 Battle of Powick Bridge

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Charles I

Battle of Powick Bridge

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Maurice Palatinate-simmern [21] wounded

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Charles I

Battle of Powick Bridge

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Charles I

Sep 1642 Siege of Portsmouth

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Charles I

Siege of Portsmouth

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William Waller [45] concluded

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Charles I

Siege of Portsmouth

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Charles I

23 Oct 1642 Battle of Edge Hill

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Charles I

Battle of Edge Hill

Royalists

Charles II King Scotland, II King England, Scotland and Ireland [12] accompanied his father

Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland [42] present

Spencer Compton Mster of the Robes to the Prince of Wales [41]

William Feilding 1st Earl Denbigh [55]

24 Oct 1642 Robert Bertie 1st Earl Lindsey [60] killed

Lucius Carey 2nd Viscount Falkland [32]

Thomas Salusbury 2nd Baronet Salusbury [30]

Richard Byron 2nd Baron Byron [36]

Maurice Palatinate-simmern [21]

George Stewart [24] killed

Richard Spencer [49] commanded

Charles Cavendish [22]

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Charles I

Battle of Edge Hill

Parliamentarians

Basil Feilding 2nd Earl Denbigh [34] commanded

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Charles I

19 Mar 1643 Battle of Hopton Heath

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Charles I

Battle of Hopton Heath

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Spencer Compton Mster of the Robes to the Prince of Wales [42] killed

James Compton 3rd Earl Northampton [21]

William Compton [18]

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Charles I

Battle of Hopton Heath

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Charles I

03 Apr 1643 Battle of Camp Hill

William Feilding 1st Earl Denbigh [56] wounded

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Charles I

Battle of Camp Hill

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Charles I

Battle of Camp Hill

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Charles I

16 May 1643 Battle of Stratton

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Charles I

Battle of Stratton

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Charles I

Battle of Stratton

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Henry Grey 1st Earl Stamford [44]

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Charles I

05 May 1643 Lansdown Hill: Battle of Lansdowne

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Charles I

Battle of Lansdowne

Royalists

27 Dec 1707 Robert Leke 3rd Earl Scarsdale [53] died

Edward Leke killed

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Charles I

Battle of Lansdowne

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Charles I

13 Jul 1643 Battle of Roundway Down

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Charles I

Battle of Roundway Down

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Maurice Palatinate-simmern [22]

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Charles I

Battle of Roundway Down

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Charles I

28 Jul 1643 Battle of Gainsborough

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Charles I

Battle of Gainsborough

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James Berry

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Charles I

Battle of Gainsborough

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Charles Cavendish [23] captured by James Berry

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Charles I

07 Aug 1643 Ballivor: Battle of Portlester

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Charles I

Battle of Portlester

Irish Confederate

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Charles I

Battle of Portlester

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Charles Moore 2nd Viscount Moore of Drogheda [40] killed

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Charles I

20 Sep 1643 First Battle of Newbury

Henry Bertie killed

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Charles I

First Battle of Newbury

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Robert Dormer 1st Earl Carnarvon [33] killed

William Villiers 2nd Viscount Grandison [29] died at Durham

Lucius Carey 2nd Viscount Falkland [33] died

John Byron 1st Baron Byron [44] fought with distinction

Edward Villiers [23]

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Charles I

First Battle of Newbury

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Charles I

29 Mar 1644 Battle of Cheriton

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Charles I

Battle of Cheriton

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John Stewart [23] killed

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Charles I

Battle of Cheriton

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Charles I

22 Jun 1644 Battle of Oswestry

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Charles I

Battle of Oswestry

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Charles I

Battle of Oswestry

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Francis Newport 1st Earl Bradford [24] captured

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Charles I

02 Jul 1644 Battle of Marston Moor

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Charles I

Battle of Marston Moor

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John Hay 1st Marquess Teviotdale [19]

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Charles I

Battle of Marston Moor

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Lionel Carey [22] killed

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Charles I

21 Jul 1644 Exeter Cathedral: Baptism of Henrietta Maria

John Berkeley 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton in Cornwall [42] attended

Henrietta Fitzjames [0] baptised

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Charles I

27 Oct 1644 Speen: Second Battle of Newbury

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Charles I

Second Battle of Newbury

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Charles I

Second Battle of Newbury

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Thomas Wentworth 1st Earl Cleveland [53] captured

Maurice Palatinate-simmern [23]

Edward St John [27] killed

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Charles I

Jan 1645 Treaty of Uxbridge

1645 Bulstrode Whitelock Lord Keeper of the Great Seal [40] commissioner

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Charles I

14 Jun 1645 Battle of Naseby

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Charles I

Battle of Naseby

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Charles I

Battle of Naseby

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Maurice Palatinate-simmern [24]

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Charles I

26 Sep 1645 Battle of Rowton Heath

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Charles I

Battle of Rowton Heath

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Bernard Stewart killed

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Charles I

Battle of Rowton Heath

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Charles I

10 Nov 1647 Charles I's Flight from Hampton Court Palace

Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland [47] escaped

John Berkeley 1st Baron Berkeley of Stratton in Cornwall [45] helped

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Charles I

05 Jul 1648 Willoughby on the Wolds: Battle of Willoughby Field

Michael Stanhope [24] killed

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Charles I

10 Jul 1648 Battle of St Neots

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Charles I

Battle of St Neots

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Charles I

Battle of St Neots

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Henry Rich 1st Earl Holland [58] and surrendered, by his account, on condition his life would be spared.

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Charles I

17 Aug 1648 Walton-en-le-Dale: Battle of Preston

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Charles I

Battle of Preston

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Charles I

Battle of Preston

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John Hay 1st Marquess Teviotdale [23]

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Charles I

20 Jan 1649 Westminster Hall: Trial of Charles I

William Monson 1st Viscount Monson of Castlemaine in Kerry regicide

Thomas Grey [26] regicide

Adrian Scrope [48] regicide

23 Jan 1649 Henry Mildmay of Wanstead [56] judge

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Charles I

30 Jan 1649 Banqueting House: Execution of Charles I

Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland [49] beheaded having said a prayer and put his head on the block after saying a prayer he signalled the executioner when he was ready by stretching out his hands; he was then beheaded with one clean stroke.

1649 Richard Newport 1st Baron Newport of High Ercall in Shropshire [62] fled at France