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  Anne Of Great Britain
Anne was the last monarch of the House Of Stuart ; she was succeeded by a distant cousin, George I, of the House Of Hanover.
Anne was not present on the occasion, having gone to Bath, and this gave rise to a belief that the child was spurious; but it is most probable that James's desire to exclude all Protestants from affairs of state was the real cause.
The reign of Anne was marked by an increase in the influence of ministers and a decrease in the influence of the Crown.
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  Anne of Great Britain - LoveToKnow 1911
ANNE (1665-1714), queen of Great Britain and Ireland, second daughter of James, duke of York, afterwards James II., and of Anne Hyde, daughter of the 1st earl of Clarendon, was born on the 6th of February 1665.
Sarah Churchill became Anne's lady of the bedchamber, and, by the latter's desire to mark their mutual intimacy and affection, all deference due to her rank was abandoned and the two ladies called each other Mrs Morley and Mrs Freeman.
Anne was not present on the occasion, having gone to Bath, and this gave rise to a belief that the child was spurious; but it is most probable that James's desire to exclude all Protestants from affairs of state was the real cause.
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  Anne of Great Britain
Anne was the last monarch of the House of Stuart; she was succeeded by a second-cousin, George I, of the House of Hanover.
Anne suffered as a child from an eye infection; for medical treatment, she was sent to France.
The reign of Anne was marked by an increase in the influence of ministers and a decrease in the influence of the Crown.
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 NationMaster - Encyclopedia: Anne of Great Britain
Lady Anne Hyde (March 1637 and#8211; March 31, 1671), daughter of Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, became the first wife of James, Duke of York (the future King James II of England), and the mother of two British queens, Mary II and Anne.
Anne was the last monarch of the House of Stuart; she was succeeded by a second-cousin, George I, of the House of Hanover.
The reign of Anne was marked by an increase in the influence of ministers and a decrease in the influence of the Crown.
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 Highbeam Encyclopedia - Search Results for Anne of Great Britain
Rulers of England and Great Britain (including dates of reign) Saxons and Danes
Anne (1665–1714) Queen of England and Scotland (known as Great Britain from 1707) and Ireland 1702–14.
Anne is at the centre of a custody battle between her owners...
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 Anne of Great Britain Summary
Henceforth Anne signs herself in her letters to Lady Marlborough as "your poor unfortunate" as well as "faithful Morley." In default of her own issue, Anne's personal choice would probably have inclined at this time to her father or to a member of his family, which was then at St Germain.
Anne was forced to appeal to the Duke of Marlborough to ensure that the motion was not made.
Anne's arms before the Union were: Quarterly, I and IV Grandquarterly, Azure three fleurs-de-lis Or (for France) and Gules three lions passant guardant in pale Or (for England); II Or a lion rampant within a tressure flory-counter-flory Gules (for Scotland); III Azure a harp Or stringed Argent (for Ireland).
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 Anne of Great Britain information - Search.com
Anne (6 February 1665 – 1 August1714) became Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland on 8 March 1702.
Anne was the last monarch of the House of Stuart; she was succeeded by a distant cousin, George I, of the House of Hanover.
Amongst those who were omitted were Anne's half-brother James Francis Edward Stuart, Louis XV of France, Philip V of Spain, Louis of Spain, Ferdinand VI of Spain and Charles VI, Holy Roman Emperor.
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  Anne of Great Britain
Queen Anne (February 6, 1665 - August 1,1714), from 1702 to 1707 Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland, and from 1707 Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Queen of Ireland, was the first Monarch of the Kingdom of Great Britain, and also separately Queen of Ireland.
Since Anne was preoccupied much of the time with her many pregnancies and poor health, the business of government increasingly passed into the hands of ministers who, while appointed by Anne, were more and more responsible to the House of Commons rather than to her personally.
Anne was the last British monarch to refuse her assent to an Act of Parliament (a militia bill in 1707).
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  Anne of Great Britain - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Anne was the last monarch of the House of Stuart; she was succeeded by a distant cousin, George I, of the House of Hanover.
Anne suffered as a child from an eye infection; for medical treatment, she was sent to France.
The reign of Anne was marked by an increase in the influence of ministers and a decrease in the influence of the Crown.
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 Great Britain. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Britain’s overseas possessions (see British Empire) were augmented by the victorious outcome of the War of the Spanish Succession, ratified in the Peace of Utrecht (1713).
Great political leaders of the late 18th cent., such as the earl of Chatham (see Chatham, William Pitt, 1st earl of) and his son William Pitt, could not govern in disregard of the crown.
Britain’s sometimes stormy relationship with the EU was heightened in 1996 when an outbreak of “mad cow disease” (see prion) in England led the EU to ban the sale of British beef; the crisis eased when British plans for controlling the disease were approved by the EU.
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 Anne of Great Britain   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Anne, Anne Stuart (February 6, 1665 - August 1, 1714), from 1702 to 1707 Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland, and from 1707 Queen of Great Britain and Ireland, was the first Monarch of the Kingdom of Great Britain, and also separately Queen of Ireland.
Anne was the second daughter of King James II from his first wife Anne Hyde, daughter of Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, Lord Chancellor of England.
Anne was the last British monarch to refuse her assent to an Act of Parliament (a militia bill in 1707).
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 Anne of Great Britain   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Anne, Anne Stuart (February 6, 1665 - August 1, 1714), from 1702 to 1707 Queen of England,Scotland and Ireland, and from 1707 Queen of Great Britain and Ireland, was the firstMonarch of the Kingdom of Great Britain, and alsoseparately Queen of Ireland.
Anne was the second daughter of King James II from hisfirst wife Anne Hyde, daughter of Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, Lord Chancellor of England.
Since Anne was preoccupied much of the time with her many pregnancies and poor health, the business of government increasinglypassed into the hands of ministers who, while appointed by Anne, were more and more responsible to the House of Commons rather than to her personally.
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 Anne Hyde - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Lady Anne Hyde (March 1637 – March 31, 1671), daughter of Edward Hyde, 1st Earl of Clarendon, became the first wife of James, Duke of York (the future King James II of England), and the mother of two queens, Mary II of England and Anne of Great Britain.
She was born, on either March 12 or March 22, 1637, at Windsor, Berkshire, to Frances (daughter of Sir Thomas Aylesbury, Master of Requests) and to Sir Edward Hyde (later -- from 1661 -- 1st Earl of Clarendon) of the Hyde of Norbury family.
King James suffered deposition in a revolution against his Catholic rule in 1688, and Anne Hyde's daughter Mary and her son-in-law, William of Orange, jointly assumed the throne.
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 Anne of Great Britain   (Site not responding. Last check: )
Anne Hyde had been Protestant when they married although she later to Catholicism and after her death her husband well.
When Anne's father James II took as second wife the Catholic Mary of Modena concern grew that they would produce son and that James would attempt to Roman Catholicism as the prevalent faith within Britain.
Since Anne was preoccupied much of the with her many pregnancies and poor health business of government increasingly passed into the of ministers who while appointed by Anne more and more responsible to the House of Commons rather than to her personally.
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 George I of Great Britain -   (Site not responding. Last check: )
George I, the first Hanoverian monarch of Great Britain and Ireland, was not a fluent speaker of the English language; instead, he spoke his native German, and was for this ridiculed by his British subjects.
In 1704, Anne capitulated, and her Assent was granted to the bill, which became the Act of Security.
In Great Britain, George I used the official style "George, by the Grace of God, King of Great Britain, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, etc." In some cases (especially in treaties), the formula "Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Archtreasurer and Prince-Elector of the Holy Roman Empire" was added before the phrase "etc."
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 thePeerage.com - Anne Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark and others
     Anne Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark was born on 14 October 1574 in Skanderborg Castle, Jylland, Denmark.
She married James I Charles Stuart, King of Great Britain, son of Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Mary Stewart, Queen of Scotland, on 23 November 1589 in Oslo, Norway, in a, and again on 21 Jan 1590 at Kronberg Castle, Copenhagen, Denmark marriage.
She was the daughter of James I Charles Stuart, King of Great Britain and Anne Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark.
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 Queen Anne: last of sovereign of the House of Stuart
Queen Anne of Great Britain and Ireland was the last sovereign of the House of Stuart.
Anne, queen of Great Britain and Ireland, was born at St. James Palace, London, on February 6, 1665.
In the revolution of 1688, Anne supported the cause of the Prince of Orange, but was afterwards implicated in intrigues for the restoration of her father.
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 Princeton University Senior Theses brief display
Haas, Marlene Sarah (1997): Metapopulation Modeling of Bird Populations in Woods of Great Britain and the Eastern U.S..
Meyer, Charles Robert (1970): Great Britain at the Geneva Conference: The Diplomacy of Conciliation and Self-Interest.
Tucker, Donald Montgomery (1961): Great Britain and the Paris Commune of 1871: The Social and Political Reactions in Britain to the Incident of the Paris Communal Insurrection of 1871.
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The Dukedom was created in 1702 by Anne of Great Britain">Queen Anne; John Churchill, whose wife was a favorite of the Queen, had earlier been made Earl of Marlborough by King William III.
Anne further honoured Churchill, after his leadership of the victories against the French of 13 August 1704 near the village of Blenheim (German Blindheim) on the Danube River (Battle of...
In the reign of Anne of Great Britain">Queen Anne the rules were changed again so that a written description of the article was given.
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 The Ultimate George I of Great Britain - American History Information Guide and Reference
George I, the first Hanoverian monarch of Great Britain and Ireland, was not a fluent speaker of the English language; instead, he spoke his native German, and was for this ridiculed by his British subjects.
In 1704, Anne capitulated, and her Royal Assent was granted to the bill, which became the Act of Security.
In Great Britain, George I used the official style "George, by the Grace of God, King of Great Britain, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith, etc." In some cases (especially in treaties), the formula "Duke of Brunswick-Lüneburg, Archtreasurer and Prince-Elector of the Holy Roman Empire" was added before the phrase "etc."
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 Britannia: Monarchs of Britain
Anne refrained from politically antagonizing Parliament, but was compelled to attend most Cabinet meetings to keep her half-brother, James the Old Pretender, under heel.
Anne was the last sovereign to veto an act of Parliament, as well as the final Stuart monarch.
Anne's reign may be considered successful, but somewhat lackluster in comparison to the rest of the Stuart line.
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 John Smith's Letter to Queen Anne regarding Pocahontas
In 1616, word came to Captain John Smith that Pocahontas was coming to visit England with her husband John Rolfe.
Captain Smith was concerned that Pocahontas might not be given the reception he felt she deserved, so he wrote a letter Queen Anne to personally vouch for the integrity and faithfulness of Pocahontas.
Although Smith humbles himelf before the Queen in this letter (as would any English citizen), it is important to realize he was one of the most famous and influential explorers in England and what he said carried a lot of weight.
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