Is Prince Charles Edward Stuart an ancestor to Mary Queen of Scots?

I’m not entirely sure, but I’ve always been curious about history. Am I incorrect?


Descendant, not ancestor He was her 3 times great grandson. Charles Edward James Francis Edward James II\VII Charles I James I\VI Mary (I) Queen of Scots


Contrarywise. Quite the reverse.

Janet S


Clo G.-B.

Yes. Charles Edward Stuart was was the elder son of James Francis Edward Stuart, grandson of James II and VII and after 1766 the Stuart claimant to the throne of Great Britain. James II and VII was the son of Charles I, who in turn was the son of James I and VI, Mary, Queen of Scot's child.

Louise C

He was her great great great grandson. King George I was her great great grandson.