Pretenders, The

Pretenders, The, the names given to the son and the grandson of James II. (Prince Charlie) as claiming a right to the throne of England, and called respectively the Elder and the Younger Pretender; the elder, who made one or two attempts to secure his claim, surrendered it to his son, who in 1745 was defeated at Culloden.

Definition taken from The Nuttall Encyclopædia, edited by the Reverend James Wood (1907)

Preston * Pretoria
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