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  Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor information - Search.com
Emperor Charles VII Albert (Brussels August 6, 1697 – January 20, 1745 in Munich), a member of the Wittelsbach family, was Holy Roman Emperor from January 24, 1742 until his death in 1745.
As son in law of Joseph I, Holy Roman Emperor Charles Albert rejected the Pragmatic Sanction of 1713 and claimed the German crown after the death of Charles VI in 1740.
Short after this election most of Charles Albert's territories were overrun by the Austrians and Bavaria was occupied by the troops of Maria Theresa.
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  CHARLES VII
Charles was crowned king of France on July 17, 1429, in Rheims Cathedral.
Charles was not a strong monarch, but he reformed the military, instituted sound fiscal policies, and encouraged trade.
Albert (1697–1745), Holy Roman emperor (1742–45), born in Brussels.
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 PBS : Empires : Queen Victoria : The Changing Empire : Characters : Prince Albert
Prince Albert's father, Duke Ernest of Coburg, was a brother of Queen Victoria's mother, the widowed Duchess of Kent.
Although Albert's role at the start, despite desks in tandem, was only to wield the blotting paper for her signature, and he chafed at his being far less than the master in his own house, biology altered the marital and political balance.
Charles Greville, clerk of the Privy Council, described the royal pair as "one person, and as he likes business, it is obvious that while she has the title he is really discharging the functions of the Sovereign.
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 Albert II (Holy Roman Empire) - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Albert II (Holy Roman Empire) (1397-1439), Holy Roman emperor (1438-1439) and duke of Austria (1404-1439) as Albert V. He inherited the duchy in...
Charles VII (Holy Roman Empire), also known as Charles Albert (1697-1745), Holy Roman emperor (1742-45), born in Brussels.
Albert I (Holy Roman Empire) (1248?-1308?), Holy Roman emperor (1298-1308) and duke of Austria (1282-1308).
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 AllRefer.com - Charles VII, Holy Roman emperor (German History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Charles VII 1697–1745, Holy Roman emperor (1742–45) and, as Charles Albert, elector of Bavaria (1726–45).
Having married a daughter of Holy Roman Emperor Joseph I, he refused to recognize the pragmatic sanction of 1713 by which Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI (his wife's uncle) reserved the succession to the Hapsburg lands for his daughter, Maria Theresa.
On Charles VI's death (1740) he advanced his own claim and joined with Frederick II (of Prussia), France, Spain, and Saxony to attack Maria Theresa (see Austrian Succession, War of the).
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 Joshua Ryall - ryag07.htm - Generated by Personal Ancestral File
Jane married Charles Thompson on 21 Oct 1882 in Newport, Isle of Wight.
Charles was born in 1860 in Arreton, Isle of Wight.
Charles was born in 1860 in Newchurch, Isle of Wight.
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 Charles Albert, Prince of Bavaria, Emperor Charles VII (1742-1745)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Charles Albert, Prince of Bavaria, Emperor Charles VII (1742-1745)
Husband of Maria Amelia, niece of the emperor Charles VI, and one claimant to the Habsburg inheritance.
After Charles VI died leaving his daughter, Maria Theresa, as his heir, Charles Albert made his own claim on both the Habsburg lands and the Imperial title.
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 Emperor Charles VII: His 300th Anniversary of birth   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Charles Albrecht, born on August 6, 1697, was the Elector of Bavaria from 1726 to 1745.
Because his wife was the daughter of the Austrian Emperor Joseph I, the elder brother of Emperor Charles VI, and consequently a cousin-sister of Maria Theresia, Charles Albrecht - as a son-in-law of an Austrian Emperor and Elector of Bavaria - had a legitimate claim to the Austrian throne.
On the death of Charles VI in 1740, Charles Albert immediately joined the alliance against Maria Theresia and, with the aid of Prussia and France, was crowned Holy Roman Emperor under the title of Charles VII in February 1742.
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 Charles Albert of Sardinia Summary
Charles Albert (1798-1849) was king of Sardinia (Piedmont) from 1831 to 1849.
Born on Oct. 12, 1798, Charles Albert was the son of Prince Charles of Savoy-Carignano and Princess Albertine of Saxe-Courland, and the cousin of the Piedmontese king Charles Emmanuel IV.
Charles Albert (October 2, 1798 – July 28, 1849) was the Duke of Savoy, Piedmont, Aosta and King of Sardinia from 1831 to 1849.
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 CHARLES FERRY & SARAH HARMON
Whether the ancestors of Charles Ferry were among those who migrated from the Flemish cities or came to Tourcoing from the old French province of Picardy is an interesting speculation, and it remains just that, but we do know that in their wills both Charles Ferry and his son Charles describe themselves as weavers.
Charles Ferry granted a neck of land between Thomas Nobles home lot and said Charles his former grant provided that Charles Ferry yield to laying out a highway where it is most convenient.
This 5 acres is by Charles Ferry Returned to John Mathews and by him Disposed to Samuel Marshfield and by him Sold again to Charles Ferry and to his Heirs and assign forever March 1668/9 and by Charles Ferry Sold to Benjamin Parsons his Heirs and assigns June 22d 1669.
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 Germany, the Stem Duchies & Marches
Albert IV The Saxons were the last German tribe to be conquered by the Franks and Christianized.
Albert's grandson Rudolf II becames Elector of Saxony through the Golden Bull of Emperor Charles IV in 1356.
Albert's elder brother, Ernest II, succeeded to the Duchy; but when Ernest died in 1893, the Duchy was passed to Albert and Victoria's son Alfred, and when he died in 1900, to their grandson Charles Edward.
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 CalendarHome.com - - Calendar Encyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
The title of Emperor (Kaiser, Imperator) carried with it an important role as protector of the Catholic Church, and emperors were ordained as subdeacons of the Catholic Church (thus women were ineligible to be crowned).
The most well-known and bitter conflict was that known as the Investiture Controversy fought during the 11th century between Henry IV and Pope Gregory VII.
After 1438, the Kings remained in the house of Habsburg and Habsburg-Lorraine, with the brief exception of one Wittelsbach, Charles VII.
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 Austria - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
With the short exception of Charles VII Albert of Bavaria, Austrian Habsburgs held the position of German Emperor beginning in 1438 with Albert II of Habsburg until the end of the Holy Roman Empire.
During the 14th and 15th century Austria continued to expand its territory until it reached the position of a European superpower at the end of the 15th century until the end of the Habsburg monarchy in 1918.
While northern and central Germany was the origin of the Reformation, Austria (and Bavaria) were the heart of the Counter-Reformation in the 16th and 17th century, when the absolute monarchy of Habsburg imposed a strict regime to maintain Catholicism's power and influence among Austrians.
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 Encyclopedia: Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Charles II was the last Habsburg King of Spain.
Maximilian III Joseph, Elector of Bavaria (28 March 1727-30 December 1777) was the eldest son of Emperor Karl VII.
Holy Roman Emperor Charles VI Charles VI (October 1, 1685 – October 20, 1740) was Holy Roman Emperor from 1711 to 1740 and the second son of Leopold I with his third wife, Eleonore-Magdalena of Pfalz-Neuburg.
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 Subject Index Page 16. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Charles I, king of Spain (later Charles V as Holy Roman emperor)
660; proclaimed Holy Roman emperor as Charles VII, 660.
See Charles I, king of Spain (later Charles V as Holy Roman emperor).
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 Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor: Definition and Links by Encyclopedian.com
Emperor Charles VII Albert was a member of the Wittelsbach family, was Holy Roman Emperor from January 24, 1742 until his death at Munich in 1745.
His brother Klemens August of Bavaria, later archbishop and elector (Kurfürst) of Cologne, who mostly sided with the Austria Habsburg-Lorraine side during the Habsburg successions, did cast his vote for him and personally crowned him emperor at Frankfurt.
After Charles Albert's short reign Klemens August again leaned toward Austria.
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 Charles VII, Holy Roman Emperor - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Emperor Charles VII Albert (Brussels August 6, 1697 – January 20, 1745 in Munich), a member of the Wittelsbach family, was Holy Roman Emperor from January 24, 1742 until his death in 1745.
His brother Klemens August of Bavaria, later archbishop and elector (Kurfürst) of Cologne, who mostly sided with the Austria Habsburg-Lorraine side during the Habsburg successions, cast his vote for him and personally crowned him emperor at Frankfurt.
After Charles Albert's short reign, Klemens August again leaned toward Austria.
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 The Murray Family History - aqwg06
Charles married Amelia J. MURPHY on 7 Oct 1907 in Chatham, Northumberland Co., New Brunswick.
Albert William MURRAY was born 4 Dec 1871 and died 26 Feb 1929.
Albert William MURRAY [Parents] was born 4 Dec 1871 in Port Richmond, Richmond, Nova Scotia, Canada and was christened 19 Aug 1872 in Port Richmond, Richmond, Nova Scotia, Canada.
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 Royal Genealogies Part 3
NOTES: Charles was born on a Sunday at 9:14 pm and weighed 7lb.
When Elizabeth II ascended the throne, Charles automatically became Duke of Cornwall, Duke of Rothesay, Earl of Carrick, Baron Renfrew, Lord of the Isles and Great Steward of Scotland, Knight of the Garter.
Charles is an opera lover and is president of the Friends of the Royal Opera House.
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Charles of Austria (Archduke Charles of Austria, Karl von Österreich-Teschen) 1771 - 1847
Charles Bourbon or Charles X, King of France, was the fourth...
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 Index to royal Genealogical Data - ordered by forename - part 19   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Charles V the Wise of France, King of France de Valois, b.
Charles VII the Victorus, King of France de Valois, b.
Charles XI of Sweden, King of Sweden von Simmern, b.
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 History of the Monarchy > The Hanoverians > Victoria   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Albert took an active interest in the arts, science, trade and industry; the project for which he is best remembered was the Great Exhibition of 1851, the profits from which helped to establish the South Kensington museums complex in London.
Edward VII (born 1841), married Alexandra, daughter of Christian IX of Denmark.
Alfred, Duke of Edinburgh and of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha (born 1844) married Marie of Russia.
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 Charles Albert — Infoplease.com
As the political situation became more tumultuous in the late 1840s, Charles Albert issued a new code of law, abolished internal tariffs, and, to forestall a revolution, granted (1848) a constitution.
Reviled by the Milanese for his failures, and under strong political pressure from the Italian nationalists in Turin, Charles Albert denounced the armistice and, with an army of 80,000 men, attacked the Austrians in Mar., 1849.
Charles VII, Holy Roman emperor - Charles VII Charles VII, 1697–1745, Holy Roman emperor (1742–45) and, as Charles...
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 ipedia.com: List of German Kings and Emperors Article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
In 1508 Maximilian I, who had not yet been crowned by the Pope, announced that henceforth he would use the title of "Emperor-Elect", which was used by all succeeding emperors.
His successor, Charles V, was the last emperor to be crowned by the Pope - henceforth, all Holy Roman Emperors were merely "Emperors-Elect".
Charles IV of Luxemburg, king 1347, emperor 1355-1378
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 Austria - Cunnan
After Duke Frederick II died in 1246 and left no successor, Rudolf I of Habsburg gave the lands to his sons marking the beginning of the line of the Habsburgs, who continued to govern Austria until the 20th century.
With the short exception of Charles VII Albert of Bavaria, Austrian Habsburgs held the position of German Emperor beginning in 1438 with Albert II until the end of the Holy Roman Empire.
During the 14th and 15th century Austria continued to expand its territory until it reached the position of a European imperial power at the end of the 15th century.
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 Edward VII of the United Kingdom Summary
Born on Nov. 9, 1841, at Buckingham Palace, Edward VII was the eldest son of Victoria and Albert.
Edward VII (Albert Edward) (9 November 1841 – 6 May 1910) was King of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland, King of the Commonwealth Realms, and the Emperor of India.
Lord Charles Beresford began an affair with Daisy Greville, Countess of Warwick, at the same time as Edward VII's, which would cause a strain on the friendship between the two men that would last for the remainder of their lives.
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 Encyclopedia: Hyères   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
Originally a possession of the viscount of Marseilles, it later went to Charles of Anjou.
Events Holy Roman Emperor Otto I defeats Mieszko I of Poland, compels him to pay tribute Luxembourg is founded, and the Blegium area becomes part of the United Provinces of the Netherlands.
Charles I (March 1227 - January 7, 1285) was the posthumous son of King Louis VIII of France, created Count of Anjou by his elder brother King Louis IX in 1246, thus founding the second Angevin dynasty.
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 War of the Austrian Succession   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-13)
In the war for the Austrian succession itself, France unsuccessfully supported the dubious claims of Bavaria, Saxony, and Spain to parts of the Habsburg domain and supported the claim of Charles Albert, elector of Bavaria, to the imperial crown, all with the overall aim of crippling or destroying Austria, France's long-standing continental enemy.
The Austrian ruler Maria Theresa (daughter of Charles VI) derived her main foreign support from Britain, which feared that, if the French achieved hegemony in Europe, the British commercial and colonial empire would be untenable.
In January 1745 the emperor Charles VII (Charles Albert of Bavaria), who was also chief claimant to the Austrian succession, died.
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 ONLIPIX - Great names pictures : CHAR
CHARLES I (son of Archduke OTTO and MARIE-JOSEPHA OF SAXE, Emperor af Austria)(1887-1927)
CHARLES II (Germanic Emperor, aka 'the Bald', king of France, son of LOUIS I and Judith of Bavaria)(823-877)
CHARLES V (grandson of Emperor MAXIMILIAN I, son of PHILIP I the Fair and JOAN The Mad, aka 'CHARLES QUINT')(1500-1558)
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 Royal Genealogies Part 1
NOTES: Prince Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha, a.k.a.: The Prince Consort of Queen Victoria; Christened: (Francis) Albert Augustus Charles Emmanuel; He was an active and effective patron of the arts and sciences, organizing such enterprises as the epochal Great Exhibition of 1851 to stimulate the growth of British commerce, industry and national pride.
NOTES: Christened: Albert Edward; called, "The Peacemaker" Reign: 1901-1910; It is not always realized that Queen Victoria was the last sovereign of the House of Hanover and King Edward VII was the first of the House of Wettin or the House of Saxony.
NOTES: Albert Victor Christian Edward, Duke of Clarence; "Eddy" He was of limited intellect, almost ineducable, and when he reached young manhood his dandyism earned him the nickname of "Prince Collar and Cuffs".
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