Time Line

 

 

This timeline shows just the kings and queens of England; our other characters are obviously dotted in between.

 

 

Alfred the Great 871-899
Edward the Elder 899-924
Athelstan 924-939
Edmund the Magnificent 939-946
Eadred 946-955
Edwy 955-959
Edgar the Peaceable 959-975
Edward the Martyr 975-978
Ethelred II (The Unready) 978-1013
  1014-1016
Edmund Ironside 1016
Cnut 1016-1035
Harold I 1037-1040
Harthacnut 1035-1037
  1040-1042
Edward the Confessor 1042-1066
Harold II 1066
William I (The Conqueror) 1066-1087
William II (Rufus) 1087-1100
Henry I 1100-1135
Stephen 1135-1154
Henry II 1154-1189
Richard I (The Lionheart) 1189-1199
John 1199-1216
Henry III 1216-1272
Edward I 1272-1307
Edward II 1307-1327
Edward III 1327-1377
Richard II 1377-1399
Henry IV 1399-1413
Henry V 1413-1422
Henry VI 1422-1461
Edward IV 1461-1470
  1470-1471
  1471-1483
Richard III 1483-1485
Henry VII 1485-1509
Henry VIII 1509-1547
Edward VI 1547-1553
Lady Jane Grey 1553-1553
Mary I 1553-1558
Elizabeth I 1558-1603
James I 1603-1625
Charles I 1625-1649
The Commonwealth 1649-1660
Charles II 1660-1685
James II 1685-1688
William III 1689-1702
        And Mary II 1689-1694
Anne 1702-1714
George I 1714-1727
George II 1727-1760
George III 1760-1820
George IV 1820-1830
William IV 1830-1837
Victoria 1837-1901
Edward VII 1901-1910
George V 1910-1936
Edward VIII 1936
George VI 1936-1952
Elizabeth II 1952-present