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TITLE
Henry, Cardinal Duke of York
EXTERNAL ID
QZP40_159_745
DATE OF IMAGE
1874
PERIOD
1870s
CREATOR
Paterson
SOURCE
Highland Libraries
ASSET ID
30979
KEYWORDS
Stuarts
Scottish Crown
Henry Stuart
Charles Edward Stewart
Bonnie Prince Charlie
cardinals
crown jewels
Jacobites
Henry, Cardinal Duke of York

Henry Benedict Maria Clement Stuart (1725-1807) was the younger brother of Charles Edward Stuart and the last direct male heir of James II. He was created Cardinal in 1747.

Prince Henry was the Jacobite Duke of York until his brother's death in 1788 when he became a Royal claimant as Henry IX. He was granted a pension by George III and in return, Prince Henry bequeathed the Stuart crown jewels to George IV.

This illustration was taken from 'A History of the Scottish Highlands, Highland Clans and Highland Regiments vol. 1' ed. by John S. Keltie

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Henry, Cardinal Duke of York

1870s

Stuarts; Scottish Crown; Henry Stuart; Charles Edward Stewart; Bonnie Prince Charlie; cardinals; crown jewels; Jacobites

Highland Libraries

Fraser Mackintosh Collection (illustrations)

Henry Benedict Maria Clement Stuart (1725-1807) was the younger brother of Charles Edward Stuart and the last direct male heir of James II. He was created Cardinal in 1747.<br /> <br /> Prince Henry was the Jacobite Duke of York until his brother's death in 1788 when he became a Royal claimant as Henry IX. He was granted a pension by George III and in return, Prince Henry bequeathed the Stuart crown jewels to George IV. <br /> <br /> This illustration was taken from 'A History of the Scottish Highlands, Highland Clans and Highland Regiments vol. 1' ed. by John S. Keltie