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  Queen Mary
Mary Tudor (1495-1533), queen consort of France, was the daughter of Henry VII of England and the sister of Henry VIII of England and the wife of Louis X of France and the grandmother of Lady Jane Grey.
Mary of Guise (1515-1560), queen consort and regent of Scotland, was the daughter of Claude, Duke of Guise, and the second wife of James V of Scotland and the mother of Mary, Queen of Scots.
Mary, Queen of Scots, (1542-1587), queen regnant of Scotland and queen consort of France, was the daughter of James V of Scotland and the wife of François II of France and the mother of James I of England.
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 Consort - LoveToKnow 1911   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
The queen consort has her own ceremonial officers and appears in the courts by her attorneyand solicitor-general.
When the husband of a queen consort dies she becomes a queen dowager.
The husband of Queen Anne, George of Denmark, who was naturalized by act of parliament in 1689, occupied no definite position, and differed only from other subjects of the queen in the conditions of his naturalization.
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 Wikinfo | Queen
A queen consort is the wife of a king.
A queen dowager is a woman who was queen consort but whose husband has died or abdicated, someone else having become monarch.
A queen mother is a queen dowager whose child, having succeeded his or her father, is now the monarch.
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 Queen consort - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In contrast the husband of a reigning queen is usually not called "king consort", although this was more common in the past; rather, he is normally called a "prince", and is referred to as a prince consort.
Tsaritsa Ioanna, consort of Tsar Boris III of Bulgaria
Queen Catherine, first consort of King Henry VIII of England, is called Catherine of Aragon.
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 Queen consort (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
The daughter of James II of England, Queen Mary II, married William of Orange; although Mary was the heiress to the throne, she and William chose to reign together and were made co-monarchs by Parliament, with William becoming king.
There have also been a number of cases when the queen consort of a deceased king (the Queen Dowager or Queen Mother) had served as regent while her child, the heir to the throne, was still a minor—for example, Catherine de Medici.
Queen [[Sofía of Spain, wife of King Juan Carlos]] Because queens consort lack an ordinal with which to distinguish between them, many historical texts and encyclopedias refer to deceased consorts by their pre-marital or maiden name or title, not by their marital royal title.
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 Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204) : Library of Congress Citations   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
A biography of the twelfth-century queen, first of France, then of England, who was the very lively wife of Henry II and mother of several notable sons, including Richard the Lionhearted.
Eleanor, -- of Aquitaine, Queen, Consort of Henry II, -- 1122?-1204.
Eleanor, -- of Aquitaine, Queen, consort of Henry II, King of England, -- 1122?-1204 -- Influence.
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 CNN.com In-Depth Specials - Queen Mother Remembered
The pair were crowned George VI and Queen Consort at Westminster Abbey in May 1937, with Elizabeth becoming the first Scottish Queen for around 800 years.
Longford says it was the Queen Mother, demonstrating a vein of steel, who ensured that Simpson never received the title Her Royal Highness that Edward sought for her.
The Queen Mother's mettle, often hidden beneath a triple string of pearls and a winsome smile, was also to the fore during World War II, when the royal standard flew steadfastly over Buckingham Palace in defiance of persistent German air raids.
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 BBC - h2g2 - HM Queen Elizabeth - Queen Consort 1936 - 1952
The Queen's comment on this attack on the monarchy was, as always during the war years, to draw attention to her husband's subjects.
The Queen took great pride in visiting her daughter's unit and realised it must have meant a lot to the future Queen Elizabeth II to be involved as she enthused about driving and maintenance at meal times in Windsor Castle.
However, with the widowed Queen Elizabeth's mother-in-law, Queen Mary, still being alive she was also in a sort of limbo; being no longer the sovereign's wife nor the eldest surviving Queen Dowager.
www.bbc.co.uk /dna/h2g2/A793631   (1501 words)

  
 Charlotte, queen consort of George III of England. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001-05
Charlotte, queen consort of George III of England.
) (Charlotte Sophia), 1744–1818, queen consort of George III of England.
The niece of Frederick, duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz, she was married to George in 1761 and bore him 15 children.
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 A Sorcerer's Dream - 6: Queen's Consort   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
She was also the queen of Ke-Yiyon and thus of the whole Yistian realm, which they called Godvyon - an area reaching from Westwood in the west to the great sea at the Bay of Dulay in the east.
She had become queen through her mother, since with the Yisti it was the maternal line that was important while fathers didn't really have rights to their children or the throne.
Liyara, however, as the queen was called, had somehow managed to allow her husband to rule the country while she herself concentrated on pampering her two-year-old daughter and, whenever she remembered them, her two older sons.
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 AllRefer.com - Elizabeth, queen consort of George VI of Great Britain (British And Irish History, Biography) - ...
Elizabeth 1900–2002, queen consort of George VI of Great Britain, mother of Elizabeth II and Princess Margaret, b.
Elizabeth assumed the title Queen Elizabeth, the Queen Mother, when her daughter was crowned.
An active public figure, affectionately called the "Queen Mum," she was Chancellor of the Univ. of London (1955–80) and one of the most enduringly popular members of the royal family.
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 Engled, The Queen Consort By MoonHunter
She is the Queen Consort of the Great King.
While she will not be queen of any realm, she will cast a long shadow over the happenings in the Kingdom Humana.
Would be an excellent queen, and might be for another country, she is 11th in line.
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 Mary (queen consort) - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
Mary (queen consort) (1867-1953), Queen Consort of Great Britain (1911-1936), the wife of King George V, and daughter of the German nobleman...
Adelaide, capital city of South Australia, Australia, situated on the River Torrens between Gulf St Vincent to the west and the Mount Lofty Ranges to...
Queen Victoria's constitutional power was always limited, and while her personal likes and dislikes influenced the selection of the Cabinet and her...
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 My Lines - Person Page 118 (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
Queen Consort Beatrix de Savoie was born circa 1223.
Queen of the English Ælfflæd of Wessex was born circa 890.
Queen of the English Ælfflæd of Wessex was buried in Winchester, England.
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 The Scotsman - Opinion - Should Camilla become Queen?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
The Queen Consort, unlike ordinary women, has special protection under the law: it is high treason to "violate or defile" her person, were you so minded.
The point being the Queen Consort is far from a negligible post - politically, culturally and socially.
Her next step is to be Queen Consort, hence the little subterfuge regarding the title to keep the matter off the agenda until Charles gets the crown on his head - which could be 20 years from now when St Diana has long been forgotten.
thescotsman.scotsman.com /opinion.cfm?id=315942005   (2820 words)

  
 Queen - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Queen regnant, a female monarch, equivalent to the male title King; a reigning queen is often referred to as The Queen
Queen Sofía of Spain, the Queen Consort of King Juan Carlos I of Spain
Queen dowager or Queen Mother, a former queen consort whose husband has died or abdicated, her son or daughter having become monarch
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/Queen   (404 words)

  
 SCA - Kingdom/Principality Arms/Colors, Popular 'Use' Badge, and Queen's/Princess'/Consort's Rose/Flower
Images for the King and Queen of the West are by Cormac Mór; Image of the West Badge is by Aldith Angharad St. George
Blazon: (Registered as "Middle Kingdom, Consort of") Argent, a pale gules, overall a dragon passant vert, in chief an ancient crown Or within a chaplet of roses proper.
Note: Not registered specifically as a populace use badge in the herald's database, according to Edmund Tregelles, Silver Buccle Principal Herald emeritus this is the purpose of this badge as noted in Kingdom Law..
www.goldenstag.net /MiscSCA/KingdomColors.htm   (3038 words)

  
 queen consort - Search Results - MSN Encarta   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
queen consort - Search Results - MSN Encarta
Elizabeth (queen consort), queen consort of Frederick, king of Bohemia (1619-1620), born in Fife, Scotland, daughter of James VI, king of Scotland,...
Mary (queen consort) (1867-1953), queen consort of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland (1911-1936), the wife of King George V, and...
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 AllRefer.com - Charlotte, queen consort of George III of England (British And Irish History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
AllRefer.com - Charlotte, queen consort of George III of England (British And Irish History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
Charlotte, queen consort of George III of England, British And Irish History, Biographies
Charlotte[shAr´lut] Pronunciation Key (Charlotte Sophia), 1744–1818, queen consort of George III of England.
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 Mary Tudor (queen consort of France) - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Mary Tudor (March 18, 1496 – June 25, 1533) was the younger sister of Henry VIII of England and queen consort of France due to her marriage to Louis XII.
He named his daughter, the future Queen Mary, after her and the warship Mary Rose was also named in his sister's honour.
She is also the subject of the novels Mary, Queen of France by Jean Plaidy, The Reluctant Queen by Molly Costain Haycraft, and Princess of Desire by Maureen Peters.
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 Queen Elizabeth the Queen Mother, her kozmik horoscope
The Queen Mother in 1936 a few weeks before the abdication of her brother in law, King Edward VIII, that would catapult her from being wife to the Duke of York, Prince Albert, into the Queen Consort, a transformation that astonished Britain in the 1930s.
The fact that this Queen Consort and Queen Empress of the Empire
Venus inconjunct Node You are likely to experience disapproval over your choice of marriage partner and difficulties in financial dealings because you find it hard to fit in with current values on a social level much preferring to go your own way regardless.
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 Anne OLDENBURG "Queen Consort of Scotland & Great Britain"
Mary "Queen of Scots" STEWART "Queen of Scotland" (1542-1587)
Through her marriage, Anne Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark gained the title of Queen Consort Anne of Scotland on 17 May 1590.
Through her marriage, Anne Oldenburg, Princess of Denmark gained the title of Queen Consort Anne of Great Britain on 25 July 1603.
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 Monarch (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
In a few cases a Monarch is associated With a particular group (or nation) within a state, such as Te Arikinui Te Atairangikaahu of the Maori (the Maori Queen) and Osei Tutu II of the Ashanti.
(When there is need to distinguish between the two cases, terms like Queen regnant and Queen consort come in handy.) The converse is not true however: the husband of a Queen regnant is not automatically a King.
(This, cognatic primogeniture, was the rule that let Elizabeth II become Queen.) In 1980, Sweden became the first European monarchy to abolish this preference for males altogether, declaring equal primogeniture or full cognatic primogeniture, so that the eldest child of the Monarch now ascends to the throne, be that child male or female.
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 Charlotte, queen consort of George III of England — Infoplease.com (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
Charlotte, queen consort of George III of England — Infoplease.com (via CobWeb/3.1 planetlab2.isi.jhu.edu)
](Charlotte Sophia), 1744–1818, queen consort of George III of England.
When the king became permanently disabled in 1810, she was given charge of his person and his household.
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 Princess Camilla or Queen Camilla?   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-09-16)
to be known as "The Princess Consort, Duchess of Cornwall"
Albert was the Prince Consort so the term has pedigree.
Consorting in olden times had a definite whiff of the louche
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 THE STORY OF NAUGHTY KILDEEN - Marie Queen Of Roumania [Maria, Queen Consort Of Ferdinand, King Of Rumania]
THE STORY OF NAUGHTY KILDEEN - Marie Queen Of Roumania [Maria, Queen Consort Of Ferdinand, King Of Rumania]
Author Name: Marie Queen Of Roumania [Maria, Queen Consort Of Ferdinand, King Of Rumania]
Book Condition: First Edition; Hardcover; Very Good with no dust jacket; Corners and edges are a little bumped and frayed, several pages have a rust colored stain cuased from some old papers that were at one time 'stored' in the book.
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 Queen Margaret of Anjou (1430-1482), Queen Consort of Henry VI
Queen Margaret of Anjou (1430-1482), Queen Consort of Henry VI Sitter
Queen Margaret of Anjou (1430-1482), Queen Consort of Henry VI Sitter associated with 5 portraits
National Portrait Gallery, St Martin's Place, London WC2H OHE.
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