List of Manx consorts

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This a list of wives and consorts of the sovereign rulers of the Isle of Man. Most of these women used other titles that their husband held rather than Queen or Lady of Mann.

Queen of the Isles[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Sin foto.svg Margaret Fredkulla Ingesdotter of Sweden Inge I of Sweden
(Stenkil)
1080s 1101 August 1103
husband's death
4 November 1130 Magnus III of Norway
Sin foto.svg Blathmin Ua Briain Muirchertach Ua Briain, High King of Ireland
(Ua Briain)
1094/97 after 1102 August 1103
husband's accession
 ?
husband abandon her after taking the throne
- Sigurd I of Norway
Sin foto.svg Aufrica of Galloway Fergus, Lord of Galloway - Olaf I Godredsson
Sin foto.svg Ingeborg Haakonsdottir Haakon Paulsson, jarl of Orkney -
Sin foto.svg Ragnhildis Ólafsdóttir Olaf I Godredsson - Somerled
Sin foto.svg Findguala of Ireland Eóghan MacDubhghaill, Lord of Argyll - 1176 10 November 1187
husband's death
- Godred II Olafsson
Sin foto.svg Christina of Ross Fearchar mac in tSagairt, Earl of Ross - 1220s - - Olaf the Black

Queen of Mann and the Isles[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Sin foto.svg Cecilia Haakonsdottir Haakon IV of Norway
(Fairhair)
1225[citation needed] 1246/47 1248
husband and wife drowned
Harald Olafsson
Sin foto.svg Mary of Argyll Eóghan MacDubhghaill, Lord of Argyll - - - 24 November 1265
husband's death
1300–1303 Magnus Olafsson

Queen of Mann[edit]

Montagu family, 1333–1392[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became consort Ceased to be consort Death Spouse
Sin foto.svg Catherine Grandison William de Grandison, 1st Baron Grandison 1304 around 1320
or
1329, or before
9 August 1333
husband's recognition
30 January 1344
husband's death
23 November 1349 William I Montagu
Joan of Kent.jpg Joan Plantagenet Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent
(Plantagenet)
29 September 1328 before 10 February 1341
[1]
30 January 1344
husband's accession
17 November 1349
marriage annulled by Pope
7 August 1385 William II Montagu
Mohun.svg Elizabeth de Mohun John de Mohun, 9th Lord of Mohun of Dunster 1343 - 1392
Isle of Mann sold
14/16 January 1415

Scrope family, 1392–1399[edit]

Percy family, 1399–1405[edit]

Stanley family, 1405–1504[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Sin foto.svg Isabel Lathom Sir Thomas Lathom - 1385 6 April 1406
husband's appointment
1414
husband's death
- John I Stanley
Sin foto.svg Isabel Harington Sir Robert Harington - John II Stanley
Sin foto.svg Joan Goushill Sir Robert Goushill - Thomas I Stanley
Neville.svg Eleanor Neville Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury
(Neville)
1447 after 10 May 1457 20 February 1459
husband's accession
before November 1482 Thomas II Stanley
Lady Margaret Beaufort from NPG.jpg Margaret Beaufort John Beaufort, 1st Duke of Somerset
(Beaufort)
31 May 1443 June 1472 29 July 1504
husband's death
29 June 1509

Lady of Mann[edit]

Stanley family, 1504–1651[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Hastings.svg Anne Hastings Edward Hastings, 2nd Baron Hastings 1485 about 1507 23 May 1521
husband's death
17 November 1550 Thomas III Stanley
Thomas Howard Arms.svg Dorothy Howard Thomas Howard, 2nd Duke of Norfolk
(Howard)
1497 21 February 1530 1545 Edward Stanley
LadyMargaretClifford.jpg Margaret Clifford Henry Clifford, 2nd Earl of Cumberland
(Clifford)
1540 7 February 1554 24 October 1572
husband's accession
25 September 1593
husband's death
28 September 1596 Henry Stanley
Alice Spencer.jpg Alice Spencer Sir John Spencer, High Sheriff of Northamptonshire
(Spencer)
4 May 1559 about 1579 25 September 1593
husband's accession
16 April 1594
husband's death
23 January 1637 Ferdinando Stanley
Succession dispute (1594–1607)
Interim Lords (1607–1609)
Elizabeth de Vere.jpg Elizabeth de Vere Edward de Vere, 17th Earl of Oxford
(Vere)
2 July 1575 26 June 1594 1609
husband's accession
1612
became Lady of Mann in her own right
10 March 1627 William I Stanley
Charlotte Countess derby.jpg Charlotte de La Trémoille Claude de La Trémoille, duc de Thouars
(La Trémoille)
1599 26 June 1626 10 March 1627
husband's accession
15 October 1651
husband's death
22 March 1668 James I Stanley

Fairfax family, 1651–1660[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Blason famille de Vere.svg Anne de Vere Horace de Vere, 1st Baron Vere of Tilbury
(Vere)
1618 20 June 1637 1651
?
1660
?
16 October 1665 Thomas IV Fairfax

Stanley family, 1660–1736[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Sin foto.svg Dorothea Helena Kirkhoven Jehan, Lord of Heenvliet 1599 1650 1660
husband's restoration
21 December 1672
husband's death
6 April 1673 Charles Stanley
Cot of arms Butler.png Elizabeth Butler Thomas Butler, 6th Earl of Ossory
(Butler)
1660 10 July 1673 5 November 1702
husband's death
5 July 1717 William II Stanley
Blason Thomas de Morley (selon Gelre).svg Mary Morley Sir William Morley - February 1705 1 February 1736
husband's death
29 March 1752 James II Stanley

Murray family, 1736–1765[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Sin foto.svg Jane Frederick Thomas Frederick 1693 28 April 1726 1 February 1736
husband's accession
13 June 1748 James III Murray
Sin foto.svg Jean Drummond John Drummond, 10th of Lennoch
(Drummond)
- 7 May 1749 8 January 1764
husband's death
22 February 1795

House of Hanover, 1765–1901[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Queen Charlotte by Benjamin West, PRA.jpg Charlotte of Mecklenburg-Strelitz Duke Charles Louis Frederick of Mecklenburg, Prince of Mirow
(Mecklenburg)
19 May 1744 8 September 1761 10 May 1765
Isle of Man sold to British government
17 November 1818 George III of Great Britain
Caroline by Hayter.jpg Caroline of Brunswick Charles II, Duke of Brunswick-Wolfenbüttel
(Welf)
17 May 1768 8 April 1795 29 January 1820
husband's ascension
7 August 1821 George IV of the United Kingdom
Adelaidesax.jpg Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen George I, Duke of Saxe-Meiningen
(Wettin)
13 August 1792 13 July 1818 26 June 1830
husband's ascension
20 June 1837
husband's death
2 December 1849 William IV of the United Kingdom

House of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha; renamed House of Windsor, 1901–present[edit]

Picture Name Father Birth Marriage Became Consort Ceased to be Consort Death Spouse
Alexandra of Denmark.jpg Alexandra of Denmark Christian IX of Denmark
(Schleswig-Holstein-Sonderburg-Glücksburg)
1 December 1844 10 March 1863 22 January 1901
husband's ascension
6 May 1910
husband's death
20 November 1925 King Edward VII
Queen Mary 1905.jpg Mary of Teck Francis, Duke of Teck
(Teck)
26 May 1867 6 July 1893 6 May 1910
husband's ascension
20 January 1936
husband's death
24 March 1953 King George V
ElizabethBowes-Lyon.jpg Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon Claude Bowes-Lyon, 14th Earl of Strathmore and Kinghorne
(Bowes-Lyon)
4 August 1900 26 April 1923 11 December 1936
husband's ascension
6 February 1952
husband's death
30 March 2002 King George VI
VACANT

See also[edit]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ This marriage was bigamous because Joan was already married to Thomas Holland, 1st Earl of Kent.

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