Earliest known picture of Elizabeth the future Queen on England Elizabeth 1, probably around age 4 or 5. She was only 2 when her mother was executed.

Earliest known picture of Elizabeth the future Queen on England Elizabeth 1, probably around age 4 or 5. She was only 2 when her mother was executed.

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Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122 or 1124 – 1 April 1204) was Queen Consort of France,and also Queen Consort of England. She was one of the most powerful women in Middle Ages. In 1157 she gave birth to her favorite son Richard the Lionheart. She outlived all her children except for King John and Eleanor, Queen of Castile. Eleanor of Aquitaine was renowned for her powerful personality and leading her sons in rebellion against their father, King Henry II.

Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122 or 1124 – 1 April 1204) was Queen Consort of France,and also Queen Consort of England. She was one of the most powerful women in Middle Ages. In 1157 she gave birth to her favorite son Richard the Lionheart. She outlived all her children except for King John and Eleanor, Queen of Castile. Eleanor of Aquitaine was renowned for her powerful personality and leading her sons in rebellion against their father, King Henry II.

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Jane Seymour's  (Queen of England, 3rd wife of King Henry VIII) wedding dress.  You can King Henry's wedding outfit too.

Jane Seymour's (Queen of England, 3rd wife of King Henry VIII) wedding dress. You can King Henry's wedding outfit too.

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2-11-11  Queen Anne of Great Britain (1705).  She was the daughter of James II and the sister of Mary II of England.

2-11-11 Queen Anne of Great Britain (1705). She was the daughter of James II and the sister of Mary II of England.

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Eleanor of Aquitaine great grandmother of Eleanor de Moubray who married Baron de la Warr.  Married to Henry II and before that to Louis VII of France.  Mother of Richard the Lonheart, and King John to name two of her children, also Matilda of Saxony.  King John was the father of Henry 111, who was the grandfather of Joan of Lancaster, mother of Eleanor of Moubary, wife of the baron de la Warr

Eleanor of Aquitaine great grandmother of Eleanor de Moubray who married Baron de la Warr. Married to Henry II and before that to Louis VII of France. Mother of Richard the Lonheart, and King John to name two of her children, also Matilda of Saxony. King John was the father of Henry 111, who was the grandfather of Joan of Lancaster, mother of Eleanor of Moubary, wife of the baron de la Warr

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Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204). One of the most powerful women in European history. Wife of two kings (Louis VII king of France Henry II Plantagenet king of England) and mother of other three (Henry the Young King, Richard I Lionheart John I Lackland). Joined her military on the Crusades. Spent 16 years imprisoned. Poisoned her husband's mistress. Died a nun at 82 years old.

Eleanor of Aquitaine (1122-1204). One of the most powerful women in European history. Wife of two kings (Louis VII king of France Henry II Plantagenet king of England) and mother of other three (Henry the Young King, Richard I Lionheart John I Lackland). Joined her military on the Crusades. Spent 16 years imprisoned. Poisoned her husband's mistress. Died a nun at 82 years old.

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Prince Albert in 1842 : first photo of a British royal ( though he was German )
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King James I (1603-1625). House of Stuart. 9th great-grandfather to Elizabeth II. Son of Mary Queen of Scots. He was descended through the Scottish kings from Robert the Bruce, and the English Tudors through his great grandmother Margaret Tudor sister of Henry VIII. Reign: 22 yrs, 3 days.  Succeeded by son Charles.

King James I (1603-1625). House of Stuart. 9th great-grandfather to Elizabeth II. Son of Mary Queen of Scots. He was descended through the Scottish kings from Robert the Bruce, and the English Tudors through his great grandmother Margaret Tudor sister of Henry VIII. Reign: 22 yrs, 3 days. Succeeded by son Charles.

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After all those years, they still look at each other the same way. :) Also, she has on the same brooch!

After all those years, they still look at each other the same way. :) Also, she has on the same brooch!

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