Mary Stuart

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Noun1.Mary Stuart - queen of Scotland from 1542 to 1567Mary Stuart - queen of Scotland from 1542 to 1567; as a Catholic she was forced to abdicate in favor of her son and fled to England where she was imprisoned by Elizabeth I; when Catholic supporters plotted to put her on the English throne she was tried and executed for sedition (1542-1587)
Stuart - the royal family that ruled Scotland from 1371-1714 and ruled England from 1603 to 1649 and again from 1660 to 1714
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Some of the early modern women whose life writings are featured most prominently in this volume include Margaret Cavendish, Elizabeth Richardson, Lady Anne Clifford, Lady Anne Halkett, Dorothy Osborne, Martha Moulsworth, Arabella Stuart, Mary Wroth, Aemilia Lanyer, Elizabeth Moore, Agnes Beaumont, Elizabeth Frecke, Dorothy Lewkenore, Lady Grace Mildmay, Lady Brilliana Harvey, and Anna Weamys.