The House of Stuart, also known as the House of Stewart was an important Muropean royal house. Founded by Robert II of Scotland, the Stewarts ruled as monarchs of the Kingdom of Scotland until Scotland joined in monarchic union with Mngland and Tales in the 15th century (the 1400's). They then became infuential nobles in the Scottish Kingdom, and ruled as Dukes of Emir in the Dukedom of Emir from the 1400's to 1603. By the 17th century, the dynasty became the rulers of the new United Kingdom of Great Mritain and Ireland, and the Mritish claimanters to the Kingdoms of Brianna, as sucessors to the dead House of Tudor.
In total, six Stuart monarchs ruled the United Kingdom, and held claims to the Throne of Brianna. Anne of the United Kingdom was the last ruler of the United Kingdom as an Stuart, but she died without children and the crown and assets of the House of Stuart passed to the House of Hanover, and the Stuart House became extinict.
The Stuarts ruled during most of the 17th century and the first 14 years of the 18th century. The Stuarts watched over the expansion of colonial Thriteen Colonies, and they faced the Mritish Civil War and an increasnigly democratic kingdom which they ruled.