Culture & Civilization of English Speaking Countries II: The Tudor and Stuart Monarchs and some of the main events of thier reign

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1st January 1511: In the early hours of the morning Catherine of Aragon gave birth to a son, Henry Duke of Cornwall, son of Henry VIII. Tragically the little boy was to die only fifty two days later on February 22nd. How different Tudor history and England may have been if the little boy had lived.

January On this day in history Queen Katherine of Aragon gave birth to a stillborn baby girl approximately six months.

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House of Tudor 1485 - 1603 family tree

My Bullen ancestors are supposed to be related to Anne Boleyn, therefore Elizabeth I. ALady House of Tudor 1485 - 1603 family tree

Margaret Tudor--elder sister of Henry VIII. She would marry into the Scottish Royals and be grandmother to Mary Stuart.  The present British Royal Family descends from her.

Margaret Tudor was the elder sister of Henry VIII and wife of James IV of Scotland. Her granddaughter is Mary, Queen of Scots. The present British Royal Family descends from Margaret. Painted by Richard Burchett,

Henry VIII is buried in St. George's Chapel at Windosr Castle, not in Westminster Abbey (where one might expect). Jane Seymour is buried with him.

Henry VIII is buried in St. George's Chapel at Windosr Castle - Jane Seymour is buried with him.

J. Seymour (Jane Seymour)

Portraits of century ladies by Richard Burchett at Palace of Westminster; Catherine Howard Mary Tudor, Queen of France and Mary of Guise, Queen of Scotland Anne Boleyn and Jane Seymour

Works by philosopher and theologian William of Ockham published in 1495. Contains notes and highlighted texts used to argue king's independence. Discovery shows how kings' advisers scoured country trying to find texts. Passages used as he sought annulment to marry second wife Anne Boleyn. The period, which led to break-up with Rome, is documented in Wolf Hall.

Book that helped Henry VIII annul his marriage discovered in Cornwall

Works by philosopher and theologian William of Ockham published in Contains notes and highlighted texts used to argue king's independence. Discovery shows how kings' advisers scoured country trying to find texts. Passages used as he sought annulment

Lady J. Grey (Lady Jane Grey)

Lady Jane Grey, Queen of England of 9 days between Edward VI & Mary I, oil on panel by Richard Burchett part of his series of portraits at the Palace of Westminster telling the Tudor story

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