Henry FitzJames (6 August 1673 – 16 December 1702), titular 1st Duke of Albemarle in the Jacobite peerage, was the illegitimate son of King James II of England and VII of Scotland by Arabella Churchill, sister of the first Duke of Marlborough . Life FitzJames was born in St. James's Square, Westminster, then in the county of Middlesex, England.
The House of FitzJames is a noble house founded by James FitzJames, 1st Duke of Berwick, the illegitimate son of James II & VII, King of England, Scotland and Ireland. The house has two main branches, one in Spain and one in France, with several members of the family serving in a military capacity. Henry FitzJames, 6th Duke of Fitz-James, was an ultraroyalist who escaped to Italy after the French Revolution and became a prominent politician.
conocida como Sor Maria. [ editar datos en Wikidata] Orden de Malta. Henry FitzJames, I duque de Albemarle (en la nobleza jacobita) ( 6 de agosto de 1673 - 16 de diciembre de 1702 ), fue el hijo ilegítimo del rey Jacobo II y VII con Arabella Churchill, hermana del primer duque de Marlborough.
Henry FitzJames was the illegitimate son of King James II of England and VII of Scotland by Arabella Churchill, sister of the first Duke of Marlborough. He was the titular 1st Duke of Albemarle in the Jacobite peerage and a prominent Whig politician and writer. Learn more about his life, family, and legacy on Wikiwand.
Illegitimate birth The identification of his true family has been a mystery.  In different sources it has been suggested that he was a foundling;  that he was of Irish extraction, an illegitimate son of Sir James Stephen, or a relative of the Coninghams. But he was actually the illegitimate son of Sir James Gambier, a minor diplomat. 
Learn about the life and death of Henry FitzJames, the son of King James II and Arabella Churchill, who was a duke of Albemarle in France and a commander of the English fleet. Find his family history, photos, sources, and family time line on FamilySearch.