Saxons and Danes

Egbert, 802 to July 839 Died July 839

Æthelwulf, son of Egbert -July 839 to 13th January 858 Born 795 Died 13th January 858

Æthelbald, son of Æthelwulf -13th January 858 to 20th December 860 Born 834 Died 20th December 860

Æthelbert, 2d son of Æthelwulf -860 to 865 Born 836 Died 865

Æthelred, 3d son of Æthelwulf -865 to 23rd April 871 Born 840 Died 23rd April 871

Alfred, 4th son of Æthelwulf -23rd April 871 to 26th October 899 Born 849 Died 26th October 899

Edward (the Elder), son of Alfred, -26th October 899 to 17th July 924 Coronation 8th June 900 Born 875 Died 17th July 924

Athelstan, son of Edward -2nd August 924 to 27th October 939 Born 893 Died 27th October 939

Edmund, 3d son of Edward -27th October 939 to 26th May 946 Born 921 Died 26th May 946

Edred, 4th son of Edward -26th May 946 to 23rd November 955 Born 923 Died 23rd November 955

Edwy, son of Edmund -23rd November 955 to 1st October 959 Born 941 Died 1st October 959

Edgar, younger son of Edmund -1st October 959 to 8th July 975 Born 943 Died 8th July 975

Edward (the Martyr), son of Edgar -8th July 975 to 18th March 978 Born 962 Died 18th March 978

Æthelred (the Unready), younger son of Edgar -18th March 978 to 23rd April 1016 Born 967 Died 23rd April 1016

Edmund (Ironside), son of Æthelred -23rd April 1016 to 30th November 1016 Born 987 Died 30th November 1016

Canute (by conquest), -30th November 1016 to 12th November 1035 Born 990 Died 12th November 1035

Harold I (Harefoot), illegitimate son of Canute -12th November 1037 to 17th March 1040 Born 1015 Died 17th March 1040

Harthacanute, son of Canute -17th March 1040 to 8th June 1042 Born 1020 Died 8th June 1042

Edward (the Confessor), younger son of Æthelred -8th June 1042 to 5th January 1066 Coronation 3rd April 1043 Born 1003 Died 5th January 1066

Harold II, brother-in-law of Edward the Confessor -5th January 1066 to 14th October 1066 Coronation 6th January 1066 Born 1022 Died 14th October 1066

House of Normandy

William I (the Conqueror), by conquest -25th December 1066 to 9th September 1087 Coronation 25th December 1066 Born 1027 Died 9th September 1087

William II (Rufus), 3d son of William I -9th September 1087 to 2nd August 1100 Coronation 26th September 1087 Born 1060 Died 2nd August 1100

Henry I, youngest son of William I -2nd August 1100 to 1st December 1135 Coronation 5th August 1100 Born 1068 Died 1st December 1135

House of Blois

Stephen, grandson of William I -22nd December 1135 to 25th October 1154 Coronation 26th December 1135 Born 1096 Died 25th October 1154

Note: Ruler: Matilda of England -7th April 1141 to 1st November 1141 Born 7th February 1102 Died 10th September 1167

House of Plantagenet

Henry II, grandson of Henry I -25th October 1154 to 6th July 1189 Coronation 19th December 1154 Born 5th March 1133 Died 6th July 1189

Richard I (Coeur de Lion), 3d son of Henry II -6th July 1189 to 6th April 1199 Coronation 3rd September 1189 Born 8th September 1157 Died 6th April 1199

John, youngest son of Henry II 6th -April 1199 to 19th October 1216 Coronation 27th May 1199 Born 24 December 1167 Died 19th October 1216

Henry III, son of John -19th October 1216 to 16th November 1272 Coronation 28th October 1216 Born 1st October 1207 Died 16th November 1272

Edward I, son of Henry III -16th November 1272 to 7th July 1307 Coronation 19th August 1274 Born 17?18th June 1239 Died 7th July 1307

Edward II, son of Edward I -7th July 1307 to 20th January 1327 Coronation 25th February 1308 Born 25th April 1284 Died 21st September 1327

Edward III, son of Edward II -1st February 1327 to 21st June 1377 Coronation 1st February 1327 Born 13th November 1312 Died 21st June 1377

Richard II, grandson of Edward III -22nd June 1377 to 29th September 1399 Coronation 16th July 1377 Born 6th January 1367 Died 14th February 1400

House of Lancaster

Henry IV, grandson of Edward III -30th September 1399 to 20th March 1413 Coronation 13th October 1399 Born 3rd April 1366 Died 20th March 1413

Henry V, son of Henry IV -21st March 1413 to 31st August 1422 Coronation 9th April 1413 Born 1386 Died 31st August 1422

Henry VI, son of Henry V -31st August 1422 to 4th March 1461 Coronation 6th November 1429 Born 6th December 1421 Died 21st May 1471

House of York

Edward IV, great-grandson of Edward III -4th March 1461 to 3rd October 1470 Coronation 28th June 1461 Born 28th April 1442 Died 9th April 1483

House of Lancaster

Henry VI, son of Henry V -30th October 1470 to 11th April 1471 Coronation 6th November 1429 Born 6th December 1421 Died 21st May 1471

House of York

Edward IV, great-grandson of Edward III -11th April 1471 to 9th April 1483 Coronation 28th June 1461 Born 28th April 1442 Died 9th April 1483

Edward V, son of Edward IV -9th April 1483 to 26th June 1483 Born 2nd November 1470 Died 6th July 1483

Richard III, brother of Edward IV -26th June 1483 to 22nd August 1485 Coronation 6th July 1483 Born 2nd October 1452 Died 22nd August 1485

House of Tudor

Henry VII, descendant of Edward III -22nd August 1485 to 21st April 1509 Coronation 30th October 1485 Born 28th January 1457 Died 21st April 1509

Henry VIII, Son of Henry VII -21st April 1509 to 28th January 1547 Coronation 24th June 1509 Born 28th June 1491 Died 28th January 1547

Edward VI, son of Henry VIII -28th January 1547 to 6th July 1553 Coronation 20th February 1547 Born 12th October 1537 Died 6th July 1553

Mary I, daughter of Henry VIII -19th July 1553 to 17th November 1558 Coronation 30th October 1553 Born 18th February 1516 Died 17th November 1558

Elizabeth I, younger daughter of Henry VIII -17th November 1558 to 24th March 1603 Coronation 15th January 1559 Born 7th September 1533 Died 24th March 1603

House of Stuart

James I (VI of Scotland), descendant of Henry VII -24th March 1603 to 27th March 1625 Coronation 25th July 1603 Born 19th June 1566 Died 27th March 1625

Charles I, son of James I -27th March 1625 to 30th January 1649 Coronation 2nd February 1626 Born 19th November 1600 Died 30th January 1649

Commonwealth and Protectorate

Council of State -14th February 1649 to 30th April 1653

Oliver Cromwell, Lord Protector -16th December 1653 to 3rd September 1658 Born 25th April 1599 Died 3rd September 1658

Richard Cromwell, Lord Protector -3rd September 1658 to 25th May 1659 Born 4th October 1626 Died 12th July 1712

Council of State -25th May 1659 to 28th May 1660

House of Stuart, restored

Charles II, son of Charles I -29th May 1660 to 6th February 1685 Coronation 23rd April 1661 Born 29th May 1630 Died 6th February 1685

James II, younger son of Charles I -6th February 1685 to 11th December 1688 Coronation 23rd April 1685 Born 14th October 1633 Died 16th September 1701

William III -13th February 1689 to 8th March 1702 Coronation 11th April 1689 Born 14th November 1650 Died 8th March 1702

Note: ruled jointly with Mary II -13th February 1689 to 28th December 1694 Coronation 11th April 1689 Born 30th April 1662 Died 28th December 1694

Anne, younger daughter of James II -8th March 1702 to 1st August 1714 Coronation 23rd April 1702 Born 6th February 1665 Died 1st August 1714

House of Hanover

George I, great-grandson of James I -1st August 1714 to 11th June 1727 Coronation 20th October 1714 Born 28th May 1660 Died 11th June 1727

George II, son of George I -11th June 1727 to 25th October 1760 Coronation 11th October 1727 Born 10th November 1683 Died 25th October 1760

George III, grandson of George II -25th October 1760 to 29th January 1820 Coronation 22nd September 1761 Born 4th June 1738 Died 29th January 1820

George IV, son of George III -29th January 1820 to 26th June 1830 Coronation 19th July 1821 Born 12th August 1762 Died 26th June 1830

William IV, 3d son of George III -26th June 1830 to 20th June 1837 Coronation 8th September 1831 Born 21st August 1765 Died 20th June 1837

Victoria, granddaughter of George III -20th June 1837 to 22nd January 1901 Coronation 28th June 1838 Born 24th May 1819 Died 22nd January 1901

House of Saxe-Coburg

Edward VII, son of Victoria -22nd January 1901 to 6th May 1910 Coronation 9th August 1902 Born 9th November 1841 Died 6th May 1910

House of Windsor

(family name changed during World War I)

George V, son of Edward VII -10th May 1910 to 20th January 1936 Coronation 22nd June 1911 Born 3rd June 1865 Died 20th January 1936

Edward VIII, son of George V -20th January 1936 to 11th December 1936 No Coronation Born 23rd June 1894 Died 28th May 1972

George VI, 2d son of George V -11th December 1936 to 6th February 1952 Coronation 12th May 1937 Born 14th December 1895 Died 6th February 1952

Elizabeth II, daughter of George VI 6th -February 1952 to -- Coronation 2nd June 1953 Born 21st April 1926 --