James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 -1701)

Person Key: JAM2001
House: Stuart
Realm: England, Scotland, and Ireland
Reigned From: 6 Feb, 1685
Reigned To: 11 Dec, 1688
Father: Charles I
Mother: Henrietta Maria of France (1609-1669)
Spouse(s) Children
Anne Hyde, Duchess of York & Albany (1637-1671) Mary II, Anne, 6 more dying in infancy
Mary of Modena (1658-1718) James, Prince of Wales "The Old Pretender" (1688-1766), Louisa Maria Teresa (1692-1712), 10 more dying in nifancy, 4 illegitimate with Arabella Churchill, and 3 with Catherine Sedley
Stamp(s) Stamp Information
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 01)
Crown: Royal duke (three strawberry leaves and two fleurs de lys)
Dimensions (height x width): 75mm x 60mm
Monogram: J D
Usage: as a Royal Duke
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 02)
Crown: Royal duke (three crosses patty and two fleurs de lys)
Dimensions (height x width): 82mm x 60mm
Monogram: J D
Usage: as a Royal Duke
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 03)
Crown: Royal duke (three crosses patty and two fleurs de lys)
Dimensions (height x width): 15mm x 14mm
Monogram: J D
Usage: as a Royal Duke
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 04)
Crown: Royal duke (three crosses patty and two fleurs de lys)
Dimensions (height x width): 12mm x 12mm
Monogram: J D
Usage: as a Royal Duke
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 05)
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 67mm x 69mm
Monogram: J R R J
Usage: as King of Great Britain
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 06)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 110mm x 77mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Usage: as King of Great Britain
Notes:

Also used by Charles II stamp 15


Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 07)
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 27mm x 20mm
Monogram: J R
Usage: as King of Great Britain
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 08)
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 15mm x 14mm
Monogram: J R
Usage: as King of Great Britain
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 09)
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 17mm x 19mm
Monogram: J R
Usage: as King of Great Britain
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 10)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 70mm x 60mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Notes:

Stamp made up from individual tools

NB Motto: Hony soit qui mal y pense


Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 11)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Supporters: A lion gardant imperially crowned and a unicorn ducally gorged and chained
Dimensions (height x width): 115mm x 109mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Usage: as King in exile
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 12)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 100mm x 76mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Usage: as King in exile
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 13)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 90mm x 72mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Usage: as King in exile
Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 14)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 93mm x 68mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Usage: as King in exile
Notes:

N.B. inner shield of Scotland is round


Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 15)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Dimensions (height x width): 89mm x 68mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. France & England quarterly; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Usage: as King in exile
Notes:

N.B. Inner shield of Scotland is rectangular


Title: James II, King of England, Scotland and Ireland (1633 - 1701) (Stamp 16)
Arms: Quarterly 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Crown: sovereign
Order: Garter
Dimensions (height x width): 71mm x 59mm
Quarterings: 1 & 4. England; 2. Scotland; 3. Ireland
Usage: as King in exile
Notes:

N.B. motto: HONY ...'