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Henry VIII, King of England

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Generation: 1

  1. 1.  Henry VIII, King of England was born 28 Jun 1491, Greenwich, Kent, England (son of Henry VII, King of England and Elizabeth of York, Queen Consort of England); died 28 Jan 1547, Whitehall, London, England.

    Henry married Jane Seymour, Queen Consort of England. Jane (daughter of John Seymour and Margaret Wentworth) was born Abt 1509; died 1537. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Edward VI, King of England

    Henry married Anne Boleyn, Queen Consort of England. Anne (daughter of Elizabeth Howard) died 1536. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Elizabeth I, Queen of England was born 7 Sep 1533, Greenwich Palace, Kent, England; died 24 Mar 1603, Richmond Palace, Surrey, England.

    Henry married Catherine of Aragón 11 Jun 1509, Greenwich Palace, Kent, England. Catherine (daughter of Ferdinand II, King of Aragón and Isabella I, Queen of Castle and León) was born 16 Dec 1485, Alcalá de Henares, Castile, Spain; died 7 Jan 1536, Kimbolton Castle, Cambridgeshire, England. [Group Sheet]

    Children:
    1. Mary I, Queen of England was born 18 Feb 1516, Greenwich Palace, Kent, England; died 17 Nov 1558, London, England.

Generation: 2

  1. 2.  Henry VII, King of England was born 28 Jan 1457, Pembroke Castle, Pembrokeshire, Wales (son of Edmund Tudor and Margaret Beaufort); died 21 Apr 1509, Richmond, Surrey, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.

    Henry married Elizabeth of York, Queen Consort of England 18 Jan 1486, Westminster, Middlesex, England. Elizabeth (daughter of Edward IV, King of England and Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of England) was born 11 Feb 1466, Westminster Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, England; died 11 Feb 1503, London, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 3.  Elizabeth of York, Queen Consort of England was born 11 Feb 1466, Westminster Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, England (daughter of Edward IV, King of England and Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of England); died 11 Feb 1503, London, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.
    Children:
    1. 1. Henry VIII, King of England was born 28 Jun 1491, Greenwich, Kent, England; died 28 Jan 1547, Whitehall, London, England.
    2. Margaret Tudor was born 28 Nov 1489, Westminster, Middlesex, England; died 18 Oct 1541, Methven Castle, Perthshire, Scotland; was buried , Perth, Perthshire, Scotland.
    3. Mary Tudor was born 18 Mar 1496, Richmond Palace, Surrey, England; died 24 Jun 1533, Westhorpe, Suffolk, England; was buried 22 Jul 1533, Bury St. Edmunds Abbey, Suffolk, England.


Generation: 3

  1. 4.  Edmund Tudor was born Abt 1430, Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England (son of Owen ap Maredudd ap Tudur and Catherine of Valois, Queen Consort of England); died 3 Nov 1456, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

    Notes:

    "[C]reated Earl of Richmond 1452 and the next year declared legitimate by Parliament, received large grants of land from his half-brother Hen Henry VI." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Edmund married Margaret Beaufort 1455. Margaret (daughter of John Beaufort and Margaret Beauchamp) was born 31 May 1443, Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England; died 29 Jun 1509, Westminster, Middlesex, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 5.  Margaret Beaufort was born 31 May 1443, Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England (daughter of John Beaufort and Margaret Beauchamp); died 29 Jun 1509, Westminster, Middlesex, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.

    Notes:

    "[S]trong partisan of the cause of her son King Henry VII, worthy and high-minded, patroness of learning and of the early printed book, founder of St. John's and Christ's College, Cambridge." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Children:
    1. 2. Henry VII, King of England was born 28 Jan 1457, Pembroke Castle, Pembrokeshire, Wales; died 21 Apr 1509, Richmond, Surrey, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.

  3. 6.  Edward IV, King of England was born 28 Apr 1442, Rouen, Normandy, France (son of Richard of York and Cecily Neville); died 9 Apr 1483, Westminster, Middlesex, England; was buried , Windsor, Berkshire, England.

    Edward married Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of England 1 May 1464. Elizabeth (daughter of Richard Woodville and Jacquetta of Luxembourg) was born 1437, Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England; died 8 Jun 1492, Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried 12 Jun 1492, St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England. [Group Sheet]


  4. 7.  Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of England was born 1437, Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England (daughter of Richard Woodville and Jacquetta of Luxembourg); died 8 Jun 1492, Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried 12 Jun 1492, St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Aft 23 Mar 1437

    Notes:

    Through both of her husbands, she was a great-great grandmother of English monarchical footnote Lady Jane Grey, the nine-day queen (~1536-1554).

    Elizabeth Woodville = John Grey
    Thomas Grey = Cecily Bonville
    Thomas Grey = Margaret Wotton
    Henry Grey = Frances Brandon
    Jane Grey (d. 1554)

    Elizabeth Woodville = Edward IV
    Elizabeth of York = Henry VII
    Mary Tudor = Charles Brandon
    Frances Brandon = Henry Grey
    Jane Grey (d. 1554)

    Children:
    1. 3. Elizabeth of York, Queen Consort of England was born 11 Feb 1466, Westminster Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, England; died 11 Feb 1503, London, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.
    2. Edward V, King of England was born 2 Nov 1470, Westminster, Middlesex, England; died Abt 1483, London, England.


Generation: 4

  1. 8.  Owen ap Maredudd ap Tudur was born Abt 1400 (son of Maredudd ap Tudur and Margred ferch Dafydd Vychan); died 4 Feb 1461, Hereford, Herefordshire, England; was buried , Hereford, Herefordshire, England.

    Notes:

    "[P]ossibly a member of the queen's household, received letters of denizenship in 1432 from Parliament, granted custody of a marriage and lands in Flintshire by Catherine in 1434, imprisoned after her death on account of their marriage, pardoned of all offenses in 1439, faithful to Henry VI and the Lancastrian cause, captured and beheaded after the battle of Mortimer's Cross." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Owen married Catherine of Valois, Queen Consort of England Between 1429 and 1430. Catherine (daughter of Charles VI, King of France and Isabeau of Bavaria) was born 27 Oct 1401, Hotel de St. Pol, Paris, France; died 3 Jan 1437, Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England. [Group Sheet]


  2. 9.  Catherine of Valois, Queen Consort of England was born 27 Oct 1401, Hotel de St. Pol, Paris, France (daughter of Charles VI, King of France and Isabeau of Bavaria); died 3 Jan 1437, Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.
    Children:
    1. 4. Edmund Tudor was born Abt 1430, Much Hadham, Hertfordshire, England; died 3 Nov 1456, Carmarthen, Carmarthenshire, Wales.

  3. 10.  John Beaufort was born 1403 (son of John Beaufort and Margaret Holand); died 27 May 1444, Winborne, Dorset, England.

    Notes:

    1st Duke of Somerset.

    John married Margaret Beauchamp. Margaret (daughter of John Beauchamp and Edith Stourton) was born Abt 1410; died Bef 3 Jun 1482. [Group Sheet]


  4. 11.  Margaret Beauchamp was born Abt 1410 (daughter of John Beauchamp and Edith Stourton); died Bef 3 Jun 1482.

    Notes:

    By later marriages she became Duchess of Somerset and Countess of Kendale.

    Children:
    1. 5. Margaret Beaufort was born 31 May 1443, Bletsoe, Bedfordshire, England; died 29 Jun 1509, Westminster, Middlesex, England; was buried , Westminster Abbey, Westminster, Middlesex, England.

  5. 12.  Richard of York was born 21 Sep 1411 (son of Richard of Conisburgh and Anne de Mortimer); died 30 Dec 1460, Wakefield, Yorkshire, England; was buried , Pontefract, Yorkshire, England.

    Notes:

    Duke of York. Often called "Richard Plantagenet," a surname which he actually used on occasion in his own lifetime, something not done by any other Plantagenet. Killed in the Battle of Wakefield.

    "[T]he most powerful subject in England, heir of the Mortimer claim to the crown, king's lieutenant in Normandy and Ireland, self-interest mingled in him with a love of justice and desire for administrative reform, he claimed the throne but was defeated and slain in battle." [The Ancestry of Charles II, King of England (citation details below).]

    Richard married Cecily Neville Bef 18 Oct 1424. Cecily (daughter of Ralph de Neville and Joan Beaufort) was born 3 May 1415; died 31 May 1495, Berkhamsted Castle, Hertfordshire, England; was buried , Fotheringay, Northamptonshire, England. [Group Sheet]


  6. 13.  Cecily Neville was born 3 May 1415 (daughter of Ralph de Neville and Joan Beaufort); died 31 May 1495, Berkhamsted Castle, Hertfordshire, England; was buried , Fotheringay, Northamptonshire, England.

    Notes:

    The "Rose of Raby."

    Children:
    1. 6. Edward IV, King of England was born 28 Apr 1442, Rouen, Normandy, France; died 9 Apr 1483, Westminster, Middlesex, England; was buried , Windsor, Berkshire, England.
    2. Richard III, King of England was born 2 Oct 1452, Fotheringay Castle, Northamptonshire, England; died 22 Aug 1485, Bosworth Field, Leicestershire, England.

  7. 14.  Richard Woodville was born 1405, Maidstone, Kent, England (son of Richard Wydevill and Joan Bittlesgate); died 12 Aug 1469, Northampton, Northamptonshire, England.

    Notes:

    Or Wydeville. Treasurer of England, 4 Mar 1466 to his death. Created Earl Rivers, 24 May 1466, and Constable of England for life, 24 Aug 1467. Following the Yorkist defeat at Edgecote Moor, he and his second son John were put through a hasty show trial and beheaded.

    Richard married Jacquetta of Luxembourg Bef 23 Mar 1437. Jacquetta (daughter of Pierre de Luxembourg and Margherita del Balzo) was born 1415; died 30 May 1472. [Group Sheet]


  8. 15.  Jacquetta of Luxembourg was born 1415 (daughter of Pierre de Luxembourg and Margherita del Balzo); died 30 May 1472.

    Other Events:

    • Alternate birth: Abt 1416

    Notes:

    Duchess of Bedford. Countess Rivers.

    Children:
    1. 7. Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of England was born 1437, Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire, England; died 8 Jun 1492, Bermondsey Priory, Surrey, England; was buried 12 Jun 1492, St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England.