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1042-1066 Edward the Confessor
m. Edith, daughter of Godwine, Earl of Essex

1066 (Jan. - Oct.) Harold II
m. Edith, daughter of Alfgar, Earl of Mercia


1066-1087 William I
m. Matilda, daughter of Baldwin V, Count of Flanders

1087-1100 William II
never married

1100-1135 Henry I
m. 1 Matilda, daughter of Malcolm III of Scotland
m. 2 Adeliza, daughter of Geoffrey VII, Count of Louvain and Duke of Lower Brabant and Lower Lorraine

1135- The Empress Matilda, Lady of the English
(disputed claim w/ Stephen)
m. 1 Henry V, Emperor of Germany
m. 2 Geoffrey, Count of Anjou and Duke of Normandy

1135-1154 Stephen
m. Matilda, daughter of Eustace III, Count of Boulogne


1154-1189 Henry II
m. Eleanor, daughter of William X, Duke of Aquitaine. Duchess of Aquitaine, Countess of Saintonge, Angoumois, Limousin, Auvergne, Bordeaux and Agen in her own right.

1189-1199 Richard I
m. Berengaria, daughter of Sancho VI, King of Navarre

1199-1216 John
m. 1 Isabella, daughter of the Earl of Gloucester
m. 2 Isabella, daughter of Aymer Taillefer, Count of Angouleme


1216-1272 Henry III
m. Eleanor, daughter of Raymond Berenger V, Count of Provence

1272-1307 Edward I
m. 1 Eleanor, daughter of Ferdinand III, King of Castile
m. 2 Margaret, daughter of Philip III, King of France

1307-1327 Edward II
m. Isabella, daughter of Philip IV, King of France

1327-1377 Edward III
m. Philippa, daughter of William V, Count of Hainault and Holland

1377-1399 Richard II
m. 1 Anne of Bohemia, daughter of Charles IV, Holy Roman Emperor
m. 2 Isabella of Valois, daughter of Charles VI, King of France


1399-1413 Henry IV
m. 1 Mary, daughter of Humphrey de Bohun, Earl of Hereford, Essex and Northampton
m. 2 Joanna, daughter of Charles II, King of Navarre

1413-1422 Henry V
m. Katherine of Valois, daughter of Charles VI, King of France

1422-1461 and 1470-1471 Henry VI
m. Margaret, daughter of René, Duke of Anjou and King of Naples and Sicily


1461-1470 and 1471-1483 Edward IV
m. Elizabeth, daughter of Thomas Woodville, Earl Rivers

1483 Edward V
never married

1483-1485 Richard III
m. Anne, daughter of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick


1485-1509 Henry VII
m. Elizabeth of York, daughter of Edward IV, King of England

1509-1547 Henry VIII
m. 1 Catherine, daughter of Ferdinand V, King of Aragon and Isabella I, Queen of Castile
m. 2 Anne, daughter of Thomas Boleyn, Earl of Wiltshire and Ormonde. Marquess of Pembroke in her own right.
m. 3 Jane, daughter of Sir John Seymour
m. 4 Anne, of John III, Duke of Cleves
m. 5 Kathryn, daughter of Lord Edmund Howard
m. 6 Katherine, daughter of Sir Thomas Parr

1547-1553 Edward VI
never married

1553 Jane Grey
m. Guilford, son of John Dudley, Duke of Northumberland

1553-1558 Mary I
m. Philip II, King of Spain, son of Charles V, Holy Roman Emperor

1558-1603 Elizabeth I
never married


1603-1625 James I
m. Anne, daughter of Frederick II, King of Denmark and Norway

1625-1649 Charles I
m. Henrietta Maria, daughter of Henry IV, King of France

1660-1685 Charles II
m. Catherine, daughter of John IV, Duke of Braganza and King of Portugal

1685-1688 James II
m. 1 Anne, daughter of Edward Hyde, Earl of Clarendon
m. 2 Mary, daughter of Alfonso d'Este III, Duke of Modena

1689-1702 Willam III and Mary II (1689-1694)
Mary was Queen in her own right, but William reigned after her death

1702-1714 Anne
m. George, son of Fredrick III of Oldenburg, King of Denmark


1714-1727 George I
m. Sophia, daughter of George William, Duke of Brunswick-Lüneberg-Celle

1727-1760 George II
m. Caroline, daughter of John Frederick, Margrave of Brandenburg-Ansbach

1760-1820 George III
m. Charlotte, daughter of Charles Louis Frederick, Duke of Mecklenburg-Strelitz

1820-1830 George IV
m. 1 Maria Anne, daughter of Walter Smythe
m. 2 Caroline, daughter of Charles II, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel

1830-1837 William IV
m. Adelaide, daughter of George I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen

1837-1901 Victoria
m. Albert, son of Ernest I, Duke of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha


1901-1910 Edward VII
m. Alexandra, daughter of Christian IX, King of Denmark


1910-1936 George V
m. Mary, daughter of Francis, Duke of Teck

1936 Edward VIII
m. Wallis Simpson, daughter of Teackle Wallis Warfield

1936-1952 George VI
m. Elizabeth, daughter of Sir Claude George Bowes-Lyon, Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne

1952- Elizabeth II
m. Philip, son of Andrew, Prince of Greece and Denmark