The monarch of Scotland was the head of state of the Kingdom of Scotland. According to For British monarchs since the Union of Scotland and England in , see List of British monarchs. By the late 11th century at the very latest, Scottish kings were using the term rex Scottorum, or King of Scots, to refer to themselves. After the act of Union in the king or queen is more correctly called the monarch of Great Britain. Monarch. Reign. HOUSE OF WESSEX. Egbert.
Anne (6 February – 1 August ) was the Queen of England, Scotland and Ireland between 8 March and 1 May
The reigning king or queen is the country's head of state. kingships until the Act of Union of , when the two kingdoms were united as the Kingdom of Great Britain. Eadred, shown on a 10th-century silver penny; in the British Museum.
21st century . Henry II, coming to the throne of England, is king or feudal overlord of an unbroken swathe of territory from the Tweed to the Pyrenees The Act of Union merges England and Scotland as 'one kingdom by the name of. This is a chronologically ordered list of British monarchs starting from the Act of Union of —the unification of the English and Scottish kingdoms as Great. England and Ireland shared a monarch from to when the Republic of Ireland broke from the monarchy, Northern Ireland, as part of.
Monarchy is rule by an individual who is royal, and the system is usually hereditary. The Act of Union joined the countries as the Kingdom of Great Britain, of the Monarch - particularly during the upheavals of the 17th Century, which.