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    Sir Philip Sidney by an unknown artist 1554 - 1589 Sir Philip Sidney by an unknown artist - National Portrait Gallery, London -- Son of Henry Sidney and brother of Mary Sidney. Famous poet after his death (as all were published posthumously). Died of wounds in battle. Married Frances, daughter of Francis Walsingham.

    A portrait of Sir Philip Sidney, warrior-poet and brother of Mary Sidney-Herbert, Countess of Pembroke.

    Sir Francis Walsingham by Unknown artist

    A portrait of Mary Sidney-Herbert, Countess of Pembroke, circa 1614.

    Frances Walsingham (1567-1633) Daughter of Elizabeth's spymaster, Sir Francis. Married Sir Philip Sidney, and after his death in battle, married the Earl of Essex (a cousin of the queen). After the earl's execution, she married the Earl of St. Albans and Clanricarde. One of her daughters by Essex married the duke of Somerset, a descendant of Mary Rose Tudor through the Grey family.

    Portrait Miniature of Frances Walsingham (1567-1633), Countess of Essex, daughter of Sir Francis Walsingham, and widow of 1st) Robert Devereux, Earl of Essex (ex.1601), and 2nd) Sir Philip Sidney (d.1586). Portrait by Isaac Oliver.

    Portrait of Sir Henry Sidney (1529-1586)

    Sir Jerome Bowes by an Unknown Artist, c.1584. (The Suffolk Collection)

    Mary Tudor Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VII. Detail of Mary from a manuscript depicting Mary and her first husband, the aged Louis XII of France. Mary (1496-1533) married Louis in October 1514; the marriage was brief as Louis died the following January

    Thomas Seymour, brother of Jane (third wife of Henry VIII), uncle of Edward VI, married Catherine Parr (Henry's sixth wife) shortly after Henry's death

    Lady Mary Brandon was born in 1510. She was the daughter of Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk and Anne Browne. She married Sir Thomas Stanley, 2nd Lord Monteagle, son of Sir Edward Stanley, 1st Lord Monteagle, and Elizabeth Vaughan, between 1527 and 1529. She died between 1540 and 1544.

    Margaret Tudor, Queen Consort of Scotland, daughter of Henry VII, sister of Henry VIII, grandmother of Mary Queen of Scots

    1572-3_Queen Elizabeth I of England. Portrait miniature medallion Artist: Unknown. Zeelandic Museum

    Ursula St Barbe was a lady at the court of Queen Elizabeth I of England. The daughter of Henry St Barbe from Somerset, she first married Sir Richard Worsley, who was the captain of the Isle of Wight. Died: 1602 Spouse: Francis Walsingham (m. 1566–1590) Children: Frances Walsingham People also search for: Francis Walsingham

    Princess Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York, sister of Henry VIII

    Sir Walter Raleigh's cell in the Tower of London by Fred Dawson, via Flickr

    Throne of Henry VI of England. He died May 21, 1491. at the Tower of London Castle

    Queen Mary I, daughter of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon

    Margaret Tudor, Queen of Scotland, Daughter of Henry VII, Sister of Henry VIII

    Henry Frederick, Prince of Wales (19 February 1594 – 6 November 1612) was the eldest son of King James I & VI and Anne of Denmark. His name comes from grandfathers Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley and Frederick II of Denmark.Prince Henry was widely seen as a bright promising heir to his father's throne.However, at the age of 18, he predeceased his father when he died of typhoid fever.Subsequently, heirship to the English and Scottish thrones passed to his younger brother Charles. by lisby1, via Flickr

    Catherine Carey, Lady Knollys (c. 1524 – 15 January 1569). Daughter of Mary Boleyn and William Carey, niece of Anne Boleyn, first cousin to Elizabeth I. Evidence points to her being Henry VIII's daughter by Mary Boleyn. She married Sir Francis Knollys by whom she had 14 children. She became Chief Lady of the Bedchamber under Elizabeth, and the queen's favorite among her female relatives.