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Henrietta Maria [Princess Henrietta Maria of France] (1609-1669), queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland, consort of Charles I

Caroline M. Hibbard

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/12947
Henrietta Maria [Princess Henrietta Maria of France] (1609-1669), queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland, consort of Charles I

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Early years and education | Marriage and early life in England, 1625-1630 | Peace, parenthood, and patronage, 1630-1637 | Political and religious activity, 1630-1637 | The British wars of religion, 1638-1641 | The Long Parliament and the Popish Plot, 1640-1642 | The queen in Holland, 1642-1643 | The 'popish army' of the north, 1643 | The 'Indian summer' of the reign, 1643-1644 | Initiatives in France, 1644-1646 | The royal family and the end game, 1646-1648 | The regicide, 1649 | Politics of the post-regicide court | A 'holy court', 1651-1654 | A slow retreat from politics, 1655-1659 | The Restoration | Final years in France, 1665-1669 | Reputation

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Subjects: biography ; history

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