- Lord Henry Stewart or Stuart,1545–67, Scottish nobleman: second husband of Mary Queen of Scots (father of James I of England).
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Better for her had she taken with Darnley the direct way that was her right.
Knowing not what to believe, Darnley's uneasiness abode with him.
Darnley was pacified by the assurance, and the lad withdrew.
Darnley struggled up in bed, caught her hand, and pulled her to him.
Then he stated the terms on which Darnley might count upon his aid.
- Lord. title of Henry Stuart (or Stewart). 1545–67, Scottish nobleman; second husband of Mary, Queen of Scots and father of James I of England. After murdering his wife's secretary, Rizzio (1566), he was himself assassinated (1567)