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Forum: British Royal History 06-19-2009, 04:51 PM
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Posted By Elspeth
Throughout much of the Wars of the Roses there...

Throughout much of the Wars of the Roses there were two kings in the country. While it seems that one was legally king, then the other, then the first, then the second, IMO that just tends to show...
Forum: British Royal History 06-13-2009, 06:05 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 20,862
Posted By Elspeth
The situation that Ilovebertie described hasn't...

The situation that Ilovebertie described hasn't happened in Britain. There'd be no reason for a female heir to be called Heir Presumptive if there was no way of displacing her, but it's a very...
Forum: British Royal History 06-13-2009, 12:47 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 20,862
Posted By Elspeth
Yes, but in the above scenario, childbirth would...

Yes, but in the above scenario, childbirth would be irrelevant. If William had a daughter and then died, there would be no possibility of a younger brother to that daughter (at least after a wait of...
Forum: British Royal History 07-27-2006, 12:09 AM
Replies: 105
Views: 20,862
Posted By Elspeth
Charles I got executed, which could be defined as...

Charles I got executed, which could be defined as unlucky, but Charles II seemed to do OK. I think John is probably considered unlucky, between the disastrous reign of King John and the early deaths...
Forum: British Royal History 07-26-2006, 10:15 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 20,862
Posted By Elspeth
Well, between Jane Grey and Queen Jane Seymour,...

Well, between Jane Grey and Queen Jane Seymour, it isn't a name with a very fortunate past.

Why do you think Charles II was unlucky?
Forum: British Royal History 07-26-2006, 03:36 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 20,862
Posted By Elspeth
I've wondered that too. My guess is that the next...

I've wondered that too. My guess is that the next Queen Regnant called Jane would be Jane I because Jane Grey never seems to show up on lists of monarchs. Plus, the royal family seems to avoid...
Forum: British Royal History 01-17-2006, 03:52 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 20,862
Posted By Elspeth
Jane never seems to be included in the...

Jane never seems to be included in the chronological list of kings and queens of England. If we get a queen regnant called Jane in the future, I wonder if she'd be Jane or Jane II.
Forum: British Royal History 01-17-2006, 12:47 PM
Replies: 105
Views: 20,862
Posted By Elspeth
Interesting. As they said, we'll never know for...

Interesting. As they said, we'll never know for sure, but it's nice to see these pictures. It's funny that we have this idea that we know how people like Catherine Parr and Jane Grey and Shakespeare...
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