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Owen Tudor was a Welsh knight that married Katherine, Queen of England after Henry V died.

Owen Tudor was a Welsh knight that married Katherine, Queen of England after Henry V died.

King Henry VII receives Lady Catherine Gordon. She was married to Perkin Warbeck (circa 1474 – 23 November 1499) known as a pretender to the English throne during the reign of King Henry VII of England. By claiming to be Richard of Shrewsbury, 1st Duke of York, the younger son of King Edward IV, one of the "Princes in the Tower". Many think that he was indeed the Prince, as his mother supported his claim and secretly funded him. Unfortunately she did not live to see him arrive on English…

She was married to Perkin Warbeck (circa 1474 – 23 November known as a pretender to the English throne during the reign of King Henry VII of England.

Edmund Tudor, 1st Earl of Richmond, also known as Edmund of Hadham (1431-1456) was the father of King Henry VII of England and a member of the Tudor family of Penmynydd, North Wales. He was an older son of Owen Tudor and Catherine of Valois (widow of King Henry V of England). In 1455, he married 12 year old Margaret Beaufort. Edmund's only child, the future Henry VII, was born at Pembroke Castle in 1457, almost three months after his death.

Tomb Effigy of Edmund Tudor. Edmund Tudor Earl of Richmond Spouse Lady Margaret Beaufort Issue Henry VII of England Father Owen Tudor Mother Catherine of Valois Born 11 June 1431 Died 3 November 1456 (aged

MARGARET DOUGLAS (October 8, 1515-March 7, 1578) Margaret Douglas was the daughter of Margaret Tudor, daughter of Henry VII She was thus half sister of James V of Scotland and granddaughter of Henry VII of England. Her mother was fleeing from Scotland, seeking shelter with her brother, Henry VIII. Margaret married Matthew Stuart, earl of Lennox (1516-1571). They had four sons and four daughters but only two sons survived to adulthood Henry, Lord Darnley and Charles, earl of Lennox

MARGARET DOUGLAS (October 8, 1515-March 7, 1578) Margaret Douglas was the daughter of Margaret Tudor, daughter of Henry VII She was thus half sister of James V of Scotland and granddaughter of Henry VII of England. Her mother was fleeing from Scotland, seeking shelter with her brother, Henry VIII. Margaret married Matthew Stuart, earl of Lennox (1516-1571). They had four sons and four daughters but only two sons survived to adulthood Henry, Lord Darnley and Charles, earl of Lennox

"OWEN TUDOR. WELSH HUSBAND OF QUEEN CATHERINE, DOWAGER QUEEN OF KING HENRY V. HE WAS EXECUTED AT HEREFORD IN 1461 FOLLOWING THE BATTLE OF MORTIMERS CROSS. GRANDFATHER OF KING HENRY VIII, FOUNDER OF THE TUDOR DYNASTY, HIS SEVERED HEAD IS SAID TO HAVE BEEN PLACED ON THE TOP STEP OF THE MARKET CROSS WHICH ONCE STOOD NEAR THIS SPOT".

"OWEN TUDOR. WELSH HUSBAND OF QUEEN CATHERINE, DOWAGER QUEEN OF KING HENRY V. HE WAS EXECUTED AT HEREFORD IN 1461 FOLLOWING THE BATTLE OF MORTIMERS CROSS. GRANDFATHER OF KING HENRY VIII, FOUNDER OF THE TUDOR DYNASTY, HIS SEVERED HEAD IS SAID TO HAVE BEEN PLACED ON THE TOP STEP OF THE MARKET CROSS WHICH ONCE STOOD NEAR THIS SPOT".

The family of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. All seven of their children are shown, including the three that died very young: Edmund, Elizabeth and Catherine.    Lara E.Eakins

The first royal Tudor family- Henry VII, Elizabeth of York and their children

Katheryn de Roet-Swynford, Duchess of Lancaster (c.1350-1403) was the mistress  eventual 3rd wife of Plantagenet Prince John of Gaunt. Originally a misunderstood figure in history, recent scholarship has rehabilitated Katheryn's reputation  re-affirmed her significance in English history. She is the woman from which every ruler of England since Henry V is somehow descended. Most notably she is the ancestress of the Tudor's, the Stuart's  the Windsor's.

Katherine de Roet-Swynford mistress & eventual wife of Plantagenet Prince John of Gaunt (and as such, Duchess of Lancaster), ancestress of the York and Tudor line. A grandmother of Duchess Cecily.

QUEEN KATHERINE PARR'S TOMB EFFIGY - PERSONALLY, THE MOST BEAUTIFUL CHANTRY LEFT FROM TUDOR PERIOD.

Tomb of Queen Katherine Parr, Sudeley Chapel. Henry VIII died in January

Grave Marker- Katherine of Aragon final resting place from the commemorative events at Peterborough Cathedral

Grave Marker- Katherine of Aragon . final resting place from the commemorative events at Peterborough Cathedral

Jasper Tudor son of Owen Tudor and Katherine of Valois (widow of Henry V) and half brother of Henry VI. Brother of Edmund Tudor (father of the future Henry VII). Jasper played a major role on behalf of the Lancastians in the Wars of the Roses and was with his nephew Henry Tudor in exile in Brittany. He married during Henry VII's reign, but had no legitimate heir.

Jasper Tudor son of Owen Tudor and Katherine of Valois (widow of Henry V) and half brother of Henry VI. Brother of Edmund Tudor (father of the future Henry VII). Jasper played a major role on behalf of the Lancastians in the Wars of the Roses and was with

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