Heads of state for England
69 rulers, sorted by years of rule, in ascending order.
Name         Title Ruling house/dynasty         Years of rule        
9th century AD
King 
House of Wessex 
802 AD - 839 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
839 AD - 858 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
858 AD - 860 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
860 AD - 866 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
866 AD - 871 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
871 AD - 899 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
899 AD - 925 AD
10th century AD
King 
House of Wessex 
925 AD - 940 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
940 AD - 946 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
946 AD - 955 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
955 AD - 959 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
959 AD - 975 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
975 AD - 978 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
978 AD - 1013 AD
11th century AD
King 
Danish Line 
1013 AD - 1014 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
1014 AD - 1016 AD
King 
House of Wessex 
1016 AD - 1016 AD
King 
Danish Line 
1016 AD - 1035 AD
King 
Danish line 
1035 AD - 1040 AD
King 
Danish Line 
1040 AD - 1042 AD
King 
House of Wessex, restored 
1042 AD - 1066 AD
King 
House of Wessex, restored 
1066 AD - 1066 AD
King 
Norman Line 
1066 AD - 1087 AD
King 
Norman Line 
1087 AD - 1100 AD
12th century AD
King 
Norman Line 
1100 AD - 1135 AD
King 
Norman line 
1135 AD - 1154 AD
Queen 
Norman line 
1141 AD - 1141 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Angevin Line 
1154 AD - 1189 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Angevin Line 
1189 AD - 1199 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Angevin Line 
1199 AD - 1216 AD
13th century AD
King 
Plantagenet, Angevin Line 
1216 AD - 1272 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Angevin Line 
1272 AD - 1307 AD
14th century AD
King 
Plantagenet, Angevin Line 
1307 AD - 1327 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Angevin Line 
1327 AD - 1377 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Angevin Line 
1377 AD - 1399 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Lancastrian Line 
1399 AD - 1413 AD
15th century AD
King 
Plantagenet, Lancastrian Line 
1413 AD - 1422 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Lancastrian Line 
1422 AD - 1461 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Yorkist Line 
1461 AD - 1470 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Lancastrian Line 
1470 AD - 1471 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Yorkist Line 
1471 AD - 1483 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Yorkist Line 
1483 AD - 1483 AD
King 
Plantagenet, Yorkist Line 
1483 AD - 1485 AD
King 
Tudor 
1485 AD - 1509 AD
16th century AD
King 
Tudor 
1509 AD - 1547 AD
King 
Tudor 
1547 AD - 1553 AD
Queen 
Tudor 
1553 AD - 1553 AD
Queen 
Tudor 
1553 AD - 1558 AD
Queen 
Tudor 
1558 AD - 1603 AD
17th century AD
King 
House of Stuart 
1603 AD - 1625 AD
King 
House of Stuart 
1625 AD - 1649 AD
Lord Protector 
The Commonwealth 
1649 AD - 1658 AD
Lord Protector 
The Commonwealth 
1658 AD - 1659 AD
King 
House of Stuart 
1660 AD - 1685 AD
King 
House of Stuart 
1685 AD - 1688 AD
King 
House of Orange and Stuart 
1689 AD - 1702 AD
Queen 
House of Orange and Stuart 
1689 AD - 1702 AD
18th century AD
Queen 
House of Stuart 
1702 AD - 1714 AD
King 
House of Brunswick, Hanover Line 
1714 AD - 1727 AD
King 
House of Brunswick, Hanover Line 
1727 AD - 1760 AD
King 
House of Brunswick, Hanover Line 
1760 AD - 1820 AD
19th century AD
King 
House of Brunswick, Hanover Line 
1820 AD - 1830 AD
King 
House of Brunswick, Hanover Line 
1830 AD - 1837 AD
Queen 
 
1837 AD - 1901 AD
20th century AD
King 
House of Saxe-Cobug-Gotha 
1901 AD - 1910 AD
King 
House of Windsor 
1910 AD - 1936 AD
King 
House of Windsor 
1936 AD - 1936 AD
King 
House of Windsor 
1936 AD - 1952 AD
Queen 
House of Windsor 
1952 AD - present