Mary II & William III
King and Queen of England ruling from 1689-1702
Monarch's approach to government/What were they trying to accomplish?
William was a sovereign Prince of Orange from birth.
Mary was the daughter of James II.
Father of Mary who was also the Duke of York and Duke of Albany.
1. William led his Dutch army to victory at the battle of the Boyne in July 1690
2. William and Mary become joint King and Queen of England, Scotland, and Ireland in 1989 after James II had left his kingdom.
3. William forms grand alliance between England, Holland, and Austria to prevent the union to the French and Spanish crowns.