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Henrietta Maria, (1609-1669), Queen Consort of Charles I

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Surname: Henrietta Maria
Gender: Female
Date: 1609-1669
Title: Queen Consort of Charles I
History: Youngest daughter of Henri IV & Marie de Medicis. A Catholic, she married King Charles I by proxy in 1625. Actively supported the Royalist & Catholic cause. Went into exile after her husband was executed.
Biography: ODNB link for Henrietta, Maria (1609-1669) Queen Consort of Charles I
References: DNB; NCA Rules
Name authority reference: GB/NNAF/P275516 (Former ISAAR ref: GB/NNAF/P136577 )
Online related resources Bibliography of British and Irish History link for Henrietta Maria
Number Description Held by Reference Further information
1624-1625: Public Record Office: Transcripts of Documents relating to Marriage Treaty of Charles I
The National Archives, Kew
1624-25: corresp with Charles I
Oxford University: Bodleian Library, Special Collections
1642-45: letters to Charles I
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1643-49: letters (9) to Marquess of Montrose
National Records of Scotland (formerly National Archives of Scotland)
NRA 32572 Graham
1643-44: letters (24) to Marquess of Newcastle
British Library, Manuscript Collections
1635-39: letters (6) to Earl of Strafford
Sheffield City Archives
NRA 1083 Wentworth Woodhouse
1652-61: letters to Silius Titus
British Library, Manuscript Collections
letters (9)
National Art Library, Victoria & Albert Museum
NRA 38887 Forster