Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 -1649)

Person Key: CHA1001
House: Stuart
Realm: England, Scotland, and Ireland
Reigned From: 27 Mar, 1625
Reigned To: 30 Jan, 1649
Father: James I
Mother: Anne of Denmark (1574-1619)
Spouse(s) Children
Henrietta Maria of France (1609-1669) Charles II (1630-1685), Mary Henrietta, Princess Royal and Princess of Orange (1631-1660), James II (1633-1701), Elizabeth (1635-1650), Anne of England (1637-1640), Henry Duke of Gloucester (1640-1660), Henrietta, Duchess of Orleans (1644-1670)
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 31b)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 0mm x 0mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 01)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; label
Crown: duke
Dimensions (height x width): 114mm x 97mm
Usage: as Duke of York & Albany 1605-1612
Notes:

As Duke of York and Albany


Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 02)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; label
Dimensions (height x width): 111mm x 92mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1625
Notes:

Same stamp as Henry Prince of Wales


Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 03)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; label
Crown: Prince of Wales
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 96mm x 80mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1625
Notes:

Stamp also used by Henry Prince of Wales, and by Charles II


Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 04)
Dimensions (height x width): 96mm x 80mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1625
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 05)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; label
Crown: Prince of Wales
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 56mm x 37mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1626
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 06)
Badge: Three ostrich feathers enfiled of a ducal coronet
Dimensions (height x width): 73mm x 53mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1627
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 07)
Badge: Three ostrich feathers enfiled of a ducal coronet
Dimensions (height x width): 79mm x 30mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1628
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 08)
Badge: Three ostrich feathers enfiled of a ducal coronet
Dimensions (height x width): 76mm x 52mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1628
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 09)
Badge: Three ostrich feathers enfiled of a ducal coronet
Dimensions (height x width): 33mm x 23mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1628
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 10)
Badge: Three ostrich feathers enfiled of a ducal coronet
Dimensions (height x width): 20mm x 17mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1629
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 11)
Badge: Three ostrich feathers enfiled of a ducal coronet
Dimensions (height x width): 16mm x 10mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1630
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 12)
Badge: Three ostrich feathers enfiled of a ducal coronet
Dimensions (height x width): 20mm x 14mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1631
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 13)
Badge: Three ostrich feathers enfiled of a ducal coronet
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 63mm x 55mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1631
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 14)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 112mm x 81mm
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 14a)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 111mm x 81mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 15)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 114mm x 82mm
Notes:

Same stamp as stamp 18 of Charles II


Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 15a)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 120mm x 80mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Notes:

Very similar to stamp 15, but note the straight lower line of the rim of the crown; also beak on dexter grotesque


Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 16)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 105mm x 77mm
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 17)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 119mm x 80mm
Notes:

Also used by James I (#10)


Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 18)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 112mm x 79mm
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 18a)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 111mm x 81mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Usage: ???
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 19)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crest: On an imperial crown (a cross on an orb in the centre of the circlet of the crown) a lion statant gardant imperially crowned
Badge: the rose and the thistle
Helmet: sovereign
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 112mm x 81mm
Notes:

Same stamp as used by James I stamp 1a, and Charles II stamp 06


Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 20)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Badge: the rose and the thistle
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 100mm x 97mm
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 21)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Badge: The thistle
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 109mm x 82mm
Notes:

Also used by James I (# 11)


Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 21a)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Badge: The thistle
Motto: Dieu et mon droit
Crown: sovereign
Supporters: A lion gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged chained and ringed
Dimensions (height x width): 119mm x 82mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 22)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Badge: The thistle
Motto: Dieu et mon droit
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 118mm x 108mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 23)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 83mm x 64mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 24)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 71mm x 43mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 25)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 69mm x 38mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 25a)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 31mm x 19mm
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 26)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 65mm x 37mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 27)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 65mm x 37mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 28)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 33mm x 20mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 29)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 57mm x 36mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 30)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 78mm x 53mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Notes:

Not the stamp of James II as claimed by the Pirie catalogue


Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 31)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 71mm x 49mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 31a)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 75mm x 49mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France and England quarterly 2. Scotland 3. Ireland
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 32)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 105mm x 85mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Usage: Same stamp as James I stamp 03
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 33)
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 30mm x 22mm
Monogram: C R
Title: Charles I, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1600 - 1649) (Stamp 02a)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland; label
Dimensions (height x width): 111mm x 90mm
Usage: as Prince of Wales 1612-1625