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Margaret Douglas, Countess of Lennox, daughter of Margaret Tudor, granddaughter of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York, niece of Henry VIII

Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York, younger sister of Henry VIII: By Richard Burchett Oil on panel, 1850s

Arbella Stuart as a toddler; as great-granddaughter of Margaret Tudor, eldest daughter of Henry VII, Arbella was considered a possible successor to Elizabeth I.

Prince Arthur Tudor (1486-1502) was Henry VII and Elizabeth of York's eldest son, and elder brother of Henry VIII. Destined to be king of England he was married to Catherine of Aragon in 1501. On his death, Henry stepped up and married her.

Aerial shot of Pembroke Castle, Wales. Built in 1093. The future Henry VII was born here in January of 1457.

Undressed funeral effigy of Catherine de Valois, Queen of England. Henry V's queen died in 1437. Her grandson King Henry VII made major alterations to Westminster Abbey, which involved moving her embalmed body. She was placed in a crude coffin constructed of flimsy boards, and was left above ground. Catherine remained a public spectacle in the Abbey for over 200 years.

THE ANCESTORS OF HENRY VII ~ OWEN TUDOR (on the pin) was a son to Meredith Tudor. Meredith was a Welsh soldier and nobleman from the Tudor family of Penmynydd. Both his brothers Rhys and Gwilym rekindled the uprising in 1402 when they (and 16 other men) took Conwy Castle and held it for at least two months. Rhys was executed. Meridith kept his life, but following the demise of Glyndŵr's revolt, much of the Tudor family's lands at Penmynydd and elsewhere were forfeited to the England.

Arthur, Margaret, Henry, and Mary Tudor. The surviving children of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York. Prince of Wales, Queen of Scotland, King of England, and Queen of France.

Katherine Tudor, great-granddaughter of Henry VII Katheryn was the heiress to the Berain and Penymynydd estates in Denbighshire and Anglesey. She is sometimes referred to as Katheryn Tudor, her father being Tudor ap Robert Vychan and her mother Jane Velville. Her maternal grandfather Sir Roland de Velville (1474 - 6/25/1535) was thought to be an illegitimate son of King Henry VII of England by "a Breton lady".

Princess Mary Tudor, Queen of France, daughter of Henry VII of England Considered to be the most beautiful Princess in Europe, Erasmus said of her that "Nature never formed anything more beautiful."

TUDOR ROSE -- Henry VII.'s Welsh ancestry.

Arthur Tudor, Prince of Wales. Henry VIII's brother. He was the firstborn, the heir to the throne, and had he lived, he would have become King- and the entire course of English history would have been different. There would have been no Anne Boleyn. Isn't that weird to think about!

Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scotland, daughter of Henry VII and sister to King Henry VIII. Her husband was James IV, King of Scotland. Grandmother to Mary, Queen of Scots. 1st Cousin

Tomb Effigy of Lady Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII and grandmother of Henry VIII, Margaret, and Mary Tudor | Flickr - Photo Sharing!

Elizabeth Woodville, Queen Consort of Edward IV; mother of Elizabeth of York, whose marriage to Henry VII joined the Lancaster and York factions and founded the Tudor dynasty.

Tudor and Stuart Royals, a painting at Leeds Castle Henry VII; Henry VIII; Edward VI; Mary I; Elizabeth I; James I; Henry, Prince of Wales; Charles I; Anne of Denmark; Frederick V, King of Bohemia; Elizabeth, Queen of Bohemia

Arms of Lady Margaret Beaufort at St John's College in Cambridge

ELIZABETH OF YORK ~ EDWARD IV'S DAUGHTER / WIFE TO KING HENRY VII / MOTHER OF KING HENRY VIII

King Henry VII, father of Henry VIII and Arthur, Prince of Wales

Queen Elizabeth of York, wife of Henry VII, mother of Henry VIII, Margaret, Arthur, and Mary Tudor (posthumous portrait).

Stained glass, KING HENRY VII, Cardiff Castle, Glamorgan, Wales

Henry VII. After taking the throne, king Henry VII disarmed the nobility, a maneuver essential for consolidation and restoration of royal authority. The infamous Star Chamber was revived. He kept his promise to marry Elizabeth of York, thereby affirming his legitimacy. She bore him eight children, including the future King Henry VIII. An Historical Figure of England, Tudor Dynasty.

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.

Elizabeth of York, wife of King Henry the VII, mother to King Henry VIII

Henry VII. He was the founder of the Tudor dynasty, father of Henry VIII. He killed King Richard III at the Battle of Bosworth, then married Richard's niece Elizabeth.