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William III, King of England (1650-1702)

William III, King of England (1650-1702)
Variant Name
William III of Orange
Historical Note
William III of England (The Hague, 14 November 1650 - Kensington Palace, 8 March 1702; also known as William II of Scotland and William III of Orange) was a Dutch aristocrat and a Protestant Prince of Orange from his birth, Stadtholder of the main provinces of the Dutch Republic from 28 June 1672, King of England and King of Ireland from 13 February 1689, and King of Scotland from 11 April 1689, in each case until his death. The College of William & Mary was named for William III and his wife Queen Mary II. Further information about this individual or organization may be available in the Special Collections Research Center Wiki: [url=http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/King of England William III]http://scrc.swem.wm.edu/wiki/index.php/King of England William III[/url]
Wikipedia, 6/2007
Note Author
Zach Jones

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Records or Manuscript Collections
Royal Charter Collection, circa 1693-1951
Thomas G. and Louise Rowe Pullen Collection, 1655-1791
King William III and Queen Mary II Papers, 1689-1710