William the Conqueror, the Norman invader, beat Harold at the Battle of Hastings in 1066. This was the start of modern Britain. The land was several kingdoms, William made it a United Kingdom. Below is the succession back to William.

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ELIZABETH 11

1952 -

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GEORGE V1

1936-1952

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EDWARD V111

1936 (abdicated)

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GEORGE V

1910-1936

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EDWARD V11

1901-1910

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VICTORIA

1837-1901

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WILLIAM 1V

1830-1837

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GEORGE 1V

1820-1830

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GEORGE 111

1760-1820

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GEORGE 11

1727-1760

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GEORGE 1

1714-1727

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ANNE

1702-1714

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WILLIAM 111 & MARY 11

1688-1702 & 1688-1694

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JAMES 11

1685-1688

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CHARLES 11

1660-1685

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CHARLES 1

1625-1649 (executed)

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JAMES 1

1603-1625

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ELIZABETH 1

1558-1603

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Mary 1 Tudor 1553-1558

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Jane (Lady Jane Gray) 1553-1553

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Edward V1 Tudor

1547-1553

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HENRY V111

1509-1547

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HENRY V11

1485-1509

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RICHARD 111

1483- 1485

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EDWARD V

1483

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EDWARD 1V

1461-1483

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HENRY V1

1422-1471

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HENRY V

1413-1422

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HENRY1V

1399-1413

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RICHARD 11

1377-1399

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EDWARD 111

1327-1377

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EDWARD 11

1307-1327

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EDWARD1

1272 - 1307

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HENRY 111

1216 -1272

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JOHN

1199- 1216

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RICHARD 1

1189 -1216

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HENRY 11

1154 - 1189

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STEPHEN

1135-1154

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HENRY 1

1100 -1135

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WILLIAM 11

1087-1100

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WILLIAM 1

1066-1087

ROYAL HOUSE OF SCOTLAND

 

ROBERT BRUCE................... (1306-1329)

JAMES 1 ............................... (1406-1437)

JAMES 11 ............................... (1437-1460)

JAMES 111 ............................. (1460-1488)

JAMES 1V .............................. (1488-1513)

JAMES V ................................. (1512- 1542)

MARY QUEEN OF SCOTS .... (1542-1567)

JAMES V1 ................................ (1578-1625)

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