James Francis Edward was born on 10 June 1688, at St. James's Palace. He was the son of James II of England and Ireland (VII of Scotland) and his second wife, Mary of Modena, both Roman Catholics. As first son of the reigning monarch he was automatically Duke of Cornwall and Duke of Rothesay, among other titles. 
Mary II (30 April 1662 – 28 December 1694) was Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland, co-reigning with her husband, William III & II, from 1689 until her death in 1694. Mary was the eldest daughter of James, Duke of York , and his first wife Anne Hyde .
St Edward's Crown rarely left Westminster Abbey, but when Richard II was forced to abdicate in 1399, he had the crown brought to the Tower of London, where he symbolically handed it to Henry IV, saying "I present and give to you this crown with which I was crowned King of England and all the rights dependent on it".
Edward the Elder (c. 874 – 17 July 924) was King of the Anglo-Saxons from 899 until his death in 924. He was the elder son of Alfred the Great and his wife Ealhswith . When Edward succeeded to the throne, he had to defeat a challenge from his cousin Æthelwold , who had a strong claim to the throne as the son of Alfred's elder brother and ...
Eduard II. (englisch Edward II, auch Edward II of Carnarvon; * 25.April 1284 in Caernarvon, Wales; † 21. September 1327 in Berkeley Castle, Gloucestershire) war ein König von England, Lord von Irland und Herzog von Aquitanien.
Edward V (2 November 1470 – c. mid-1483) was de jure King of England and Lord of Ireland from 9 April to 25 June 1483. He succeeded his father, Edward IV , upon the latter's death.
Admiral Edward Vernon (12 November 1684 – 30 October 1757) was an English naval officer. He had a long and distinguished career, rising to the rank of admiral after 46 years service. As a vice admiral during the War of Jenkins' Ear , in 1739 he was responsible for the capture of Porto Bello , seen as expunging the failure of Admiral Hosier ...