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Cardinal Henry Benedict Maria Clement Stuart

Cardinal Henry Benedict Maria Clement Stuart

Birth
Rome, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Death 13 Jul 1807 (aged 82)
Frascati, Città Metropolitana di Roma Capitale, Lazio, Italy
Burial Vatican City
Memorial ID 8908 · View Source
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British Royalty. Born at the Palazzo Muti in Rome, Italy the son of James Francis Edward Stuart, 1st and last Duke of Cornwall and Marie Casimire Clementine Sobieski. He was also known as Henry Benedict Maria Clement Thomas Francis Xavier Stuart and held the office of Cardinal of York. He was appointed Cardinal Deacon in June 1747. He became Cardinal of Santa Maria, Portici in July 1747. A pretender to the British throne in succession to his brother, he was called King Henry IX of Great Britain by Jacobites from January 1788. He died at age 82 at Frascati, Italy and was buried at St. Peter's Basilica, Vatican City, Vatican.

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  • Maintained by: Find A Grave
  • Added: 17 Mar 2000
  • Find A Grave Memorial 8908
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Cardinal Henry Benedict Maria Clement Stuart (6 Mar 1725–13 Jul 1807), Find A Grave Memorial no. 8908, citing Saint Peter's Basilica, Vatican City ; Maintained by Find A Grave .