Biography of William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702

EVENTS

On 04 Nov 1650 William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 was born to William Orange-Nassau II Prince Orange 1626-1650 (24) and Mary Stewart Princess Orange 1631-1660 (19)

On 06 Nov 1650 William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 succeeded III Prince Orange

In 1653 William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (2) was appointed 456th Knight Garter: Charles II

On 04 Nov 1677 William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (27) and Mary Stewart II Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1662-1694 (15) were married. Mary Stewart II Queen England, Scotland and Ireland 1662-1694 (15) by marriage Prince Orange.

Around 1680. Willem Wissing 1656-1687 (24) . Portrait of William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (29) wearing his Garter Collar.

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On 30 Jun 1688, four weeks after the birth of King James II's catholic male heir, seven peers signed the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven and sent it to William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (37) :
Charles Talbot 1st Duke Shrewsbury 1660-1718 (27)
William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 (48)
Thomas Osborne 1st Duke Leeds 1632-1712 (56)
Richard Lumley 1st Earl Scarborough 1650-1721 (38)
Henry Compton Bishop Oxford, Bishop London 1632-1713 (56)
Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford 1653-1727 (35) and
Henry Sidney 1st Earl Romney 1641-1704 (47) (who also wrote the invitation).

On Oct 1688 Arnold Keppel 1st Earl Albermarle 1670-1718 (18) accompanied William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (37) to England during the Glorious Revolution.

On 11 Apr 1689 William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (38) was crowned III King England, Scotland and Ireland: William and Mary.

On 15 Apr 1690 Richard Lumley 1st Earl Scarborough 1650-1721 (40) was created 1st Earl Scarborough by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (39) in recognition of Richard Lumley 1st Earl Scarborough 1650-1721 (40) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven.

In 1694 William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 (53) was created 1st Duke Devonshire by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (43) in recognition of William Cavendish 1st Duke Devonshire 1640-1707 (53) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven. Mary Butler Duchess Devonshire 1646-1710 (48) by marriage Duke Devonshire.

In 1694 Henry Sidney 1st Earl Romney 1641-1704 (52) was created 1st Earl Romney (1C 1694) by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (43) in recognition of Henry Sidney 1st Earl Romney 1641-1704 (52) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven.

In 1694 Thomas Osborne 1st Duke Leeds 1632-1712 (61) was created 1st Duke Leeds by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (43) in recognition of Thomas Osborne 1st Duke Leeds 1632-1712 (61) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven. Bridget Bertie Duchess Leeds 1629-1704 (65) by marriage Duke Leeds.

On 30 Apr 1694 Charles Talbot 1st Duke Shrewsbury 1660-1718 (33) was created 1st Duke Shrewsbury and 1st Marquess Alton by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (43) in recognition of Charles Talbot 1st Duke Shrewsbury 1660-1718 (33) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven.

On 07 May 1697 Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford 1653-1727 (44) was created 1st Earl Orford (1C 1697) by William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (46) in recognition of Edward Russell 1st Earl Orford 1653-1727 (44) 's support of the Glorious Revolution he having been one of the signatories of the Invitation to William of Orange from the Immortal Seven.

On 08 Mar 1702 William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 (51) died

On 11 May 1745 George Keppel 3rd Earl Albermarle 1724-1772 (21) fought as an aide to William III King England, Scotland and Ireland 1650-1702 at Fontenoy during the Battle of Fontenoy: Pragmatic Allies

ANCESTRY

Father: William Orange-Nassau II Prince Orange 1626-1650

GrandFather: Frederick Henry Orange-Nassau II Prince Orange 1584-1647

1G GrandFather: William "The Silent" Orange-Nassau I Prince Orange 1533-1584

1G GrandMother: Louise Coligny Princess Orange

GrandMother: Amalia Solms-Braunfels Princess Orange

Mother: Mary Stewart Princess Orange 1631-1660

GrandFather: Charles I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1600-1649

1G GrandFather: James VI King Scotland, I King England, Scotland and Ireland 1566-1625

2G GrandFather: Henry "Lord Darnley" Stewart 1545-1567

3G GrandFather: Matthew Stewart 4th Earl Lennox 1516-1571

4G GrandFather: John Stewart 3rd Earl Lennox 1490-1526

4G GrandMother: Isabel or Elizabeth Stewart Countess Lennox

3G GrandMother: Margaret Douglas Countess Lennox 1515-1578

4G GrandFather: Archibald Douglas 6th Earl Angus 1489-1557

4G GrandMother: Margaret Tudor Countess Angus 1489-1541

2G GrandMother: Mary "Queen of Scots" Stewart I Queen Scotland 1542-1587

3G GrandFather: James V King Scotland 1512-1542

4G GrandFather: James IV King Scotland 1473-1513

4G GrandMother: Margaret Tudor Countess Angus 1489-1541

3G GrandMother: Mary Guise Queen Consort Scotland 1515-1560

4G GrandFather: Claude Guise Duke Guise 1496-1550

4G GrandMother: Antoinette Bourbon 1493-1583

1G GrandMother: Anne of Denmark Queen Consort Scotland 1574-1619

2G GrandFather: Frederick II King Denmark 1534-1588

3G GrandFather: Christian III King Denmark 1503-1559

4G GrandFather: Frederick I King Denmark 1471-1533

GrandMother: Henrietta Maria Bourbon Queen Consort England 1609-1669

1G GrandFather: Henry IV King France 1553-1610

2G GrandFather: Antoine King Navarre 1518-1562

3G GrandFather: Charles Bourbon Duke Vendôme 1489-1527

4G GrandFather: Francis Bourbon Count Vendôme 1470-1495

4G GrandMother: Marie Luxembourg Count Vendôme

3G GrandMother: Françoise Valois-Alençon Count Vendôme

4G GrandFather: Rene Valois-Alençon Duke Alençon 1454-1492

4G GrandMother: Margaret Lorraine Duchess Alençon 1463-1521

2G GrandMother: Jeanne Albret III Queen Navarre 1528-1572

3G GrandFather: Henry II King Navarre 1503-1555

4G GrandFather: Jean III King Navarre 1469-1516

4G GrandMother: Catherine Grailly I Queen Navarre -1517

3G GrandMother: Marguerite Valois-Orleans Queen Consort Navarre 1492-1549

4G GrandFather: Charles Valois-Orleans Count Angoulême 1459-1496

4G GrandMother: Louise Savoy Count Angoulême

1G GrandMother: Marie Medici Queen Consort France