The Monarchy and Significant Dates  

 

 

Approximate dates showing Monarch of England and some events at the time.

Those listed are those who are the most significant, but the British Isles was split between many tribes each with its own King and  have not been shown.

If you would like to know more of any of such tribes and Kings please email me.

                                                  

Period

Monarch

Event

Notes

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Birth of Christ

 

43AD

Arvirargus...Guiderius

Converted by Joseph of Arimathea

 

73 AD 

Marius                          

 

 

125 AD

Coilus I

Built Colchester

 

179 AD

St Lucius

First christened King of Britain

 

207 AD

Severus

 

Emperor of Rome

211 AD

Bassinanus

 

 

218 AD

Carausius

 

 

225 ADAlectus 

 

232 ADAselepiodorus  
262 ADCoilus II  
289 ADSt Helena & Constantius Emperor of Rome

303 AD

Ascelepiodotus

 

 

310 AD

Constantine I

 

The First Christian Emperor

 

Trahern

 

 

 

Maximianus

 

 

 

Gracianus

 

 

 

Constantine II

 

 

 

Constans

 

 

450 AD

Vortigern

 

 

 

Vortimer

 

 

 

Aurelius Ambrosius

 

 

500 AD

Utherpendragon

 

 

516 to 570

St Gildas

 

 

c.530 AD

King Arthur

 

Unsubstantiated (A Roman General?)

542 AD

Constantine III

 

 

597 AD

Aurelius Comanus (3)

 

3 years reigned

 

Vortiporius

 

 

 

Malgo

 

 

 

Keredic

 

 

 

3 unnamed tyrants

 

 

 

Cadwallo

 

48 years reigned 

 

Cadwallader

 

 

800 AD

Egbert

18th King of the West Saxons

Kings of England of the Saxon Race

837 AD

Ethelwolf

 

The Danish Invasions

857 Ad

Ethelbald

 

 

823 AD

St Etheldred

Martyr

 

873 ADAlfred Danish Invasions repulsed
900 ADEdward the Elder  
925 ADAthelstane  
940 ADEdmund  
946 ADEldred Called himself  "King of Great Britain"
955 ADEdwin  
959 ADSt Edgar  
975 ADSt Edward the Martyr  
978 ADEthelred {The Unready}  
1016 ADEdmund {Ironsides}  
1017 ADCanutusKing of DenmarkThe Danish Race
1037 ADHarold {Harefootte}  
1041 ADHardicanute  
1045 ADSt Edward The Saxons re-possessed
1066 ADHarold {Usurper)  
1066 ADWilliam I {The Conqueror}Battle of HastingsThe Norman Race
1087 ADWilliam II {Rufus}  
1070 ADHenry I {Beauclerc}  
1135 ADStephen Earl of Blois  
1154 ADHenry II Saxon Line Restored
1189 ADRichard I {Coeur de Lion}  
1199 ADJohn Lackland {King John}Signed the Magna Carter 
1216 ADHenry III  
1272 ADEdward I  
1307 ADEdward II {of Caernarfon}  
1326 ADEdward III  
1377 ADRichard II  
1399 ADHenry IV {The Usurper} Line of Lancaster
1412 ADHenry V  
1422 ADHenry VI  
1460 ADEdward IV The Line of York
1483 ADEdward V  
1483 ADRichard III  
1485 ADHenry VII The Families United
1509 ADHenry VIIIThe Reformation 
1546 ADEdward VI  
1553 ADQueen Mary  
1558 ADQueen ElizabethThe ArmadaUnion of The Kingdoms
1603 ADJames I (King of The Scots)  
1625 ADCharles IExecuted 
1648 ADThe CommonwealthGovernment by ParliamentOliver Cromwell - Protector
1661 ADCharles II  
1685 ADJames II  
1688 ADWilliam III & Queen Mary II  
1701 ADQueen Anne  
1714 ADGeorge I  
1726 ADGeorge II  
1760 ADGeorge III  
1820 AD George IV Was Prince Regent before his father's death
1830 AD William IV  
1837 AD Queen Victoria  
1901 AD Edward VII  
1910 AD George V  
1936 AD Edward VIII Abdicated 1936 
1936 AD George VI  
1952 AD Queen Elizabeth II  

 

 

 

 

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