||Anne Stuart was a member of aristocracy in the British Isles.|
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|Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland (later Queen of Great Britain and Ireland)
8 March 1702 - 1 August 1714
Anne (6 February 1665 – 1 August 1714) became Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland on 8 March 1702. On 1 May 1707, under the Acts of Union, two of her realms, the kingdoms of England and Scotland, united as a single sovereign state known as Great Britain. She continued to reign as Queen of Great Britain and Ireland until her death.
Anne was plagued by ill-health throughout her life. From her 30s onwards, she grew increasingly lame and obese. Despite seventeen pregnancies by her husband, Prince George of Denmark, she died without any surviving children and was the last monarch of the House of Stuart. Under the terms of the Act of Settlement 1701, she was succeeded by her second cousin George I of the House of Hanover, who was a descendant of the Stuarts through his maternal grandmother, Elizabeth, daughter of James VI and I.
Jørgen and wife Anna produced 17 pregnancies, most of which did not bring about issue:
Queen Anne County, Maryland, United States is named in her honor.
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