Sophia of England

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Sophia of England
Sophia1605.jpg
Detail from a 1625 engraving of King James and his family showing a baby in a cradle
Born (1606-06-22)22 June 1606
Greenwich Palace, Greenwich
Died 23 June 1606(1606-06-23) (aged &&&&&&&&&&&&&&011 day)
Greenwich Palace, Greenwich
Burial Westminster Abbey
Full name
Sophia Stuart
House Stuart
Father James VI
Mother Anne of Denmark

Sophia Stuart (22 June – 23 June 1606) was the fourth daughter and seventh and final child of King James VI and I by his wife Anne of Denmark. She was born at Greenwich Palace on 22 June 1606 and died there the next day. She was buried at Westminster Abbey in a monument designed by Maximilian Colt that resembles a stone cradle. She was likely named for her maternal grandmother, Sophie of Mecklenburg-Güstrow.

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