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    Margaret of Anjou (c.1429-82) wed Henry VI of England at 15. After raising an army to defend herself from the vultures that were gathering now that Henry VI was deemed mentally incompetent, Margaret restyled herself a warrior-queen. She led several victories during the War of the Roses before she & her family escaped to Scotland. In 1462 she went to France to seek help from Louis XI-he gave her re-enforcements. Back in England, things went well until Margaret's only child was slain by Edward VI.

    Julia Stephen (1846–1895), a renowned beauty in her day, and mother of Virginia Stephen who would later become better known as Virginia Woolf. The photograph was taken by Julia Margaret Cameron.

    Matilda of Scotland, Queen Consort of Henry I of England (May 1, 1080 - May 1, 1118) Also known as: Edith of Scotland. Mother: Saint Margaret of Scotland, daughter of Edward the Exile Father: Malcolm III Queen consort to: Henry I (1068 - 1135; ruled 1100 - 1135) Married: November 11, 1100 Children: four children.

    Antony Baekeland - killed his mother after she forced him to have sex with her to prove he wasn't gay. He got out of prison, only to kill his grandmother a week later. A very interesting name to wiki.

    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.

    Blood group incompatibility between Henry VIII and his wives could have driven the Tudor king’s reproductive woes, and a genetic condition related to his suspected blood group could also explain Henry’s dramatic mid-life transformation into a physically and mentally-impaired tyrant who executed two of his wives.

    The daughters of Henry VIII. Mary on the left and Elizabeth on the right. Note that Elizabeth is wearing an "A" pendant that belonged to her mother Anne Boleyn.

    House of Tudor Owen Tudor, the first man to use the surname, was a direct 8th. generation descendent of Llewelyn the Great and Joan (daughter of King John ). Owen worked within the household of Queen Catherine, widow of Henry V ; Owen and Catherine married in 1429. Their first son, Edmund, was made 13th. Earl of Richmond in 1453, married Margaret Beaufort (great-granddaughter of John of Gaunt ) in 1455. Edmund and Margaret had one son, Henry, who would become King Henry VII .

    Philippa of Hainault, Queen of England, wife of Edward III, grandmother of Richard II and Henry IV and on down the line...

    James I of England/VI of Scotland, son of Mary, Queen of Scots, grandson of Margaret Tudor, great-grandson of Henry VII Succeeded to the English throne after the death of Elizabeth I, uniting Great Britain under one ruler for the first time ever. When his mother, Mary Queen of Scots, was beheaded, he had instructed his ambassador to tell Elizabeth I, "This death hath no sting".

    Elizabeth Woodville, Wife of King Edward IV of England. Mother of Elizabeth of York, wife of Henry VII

    Henry VII (Tudor) - kings-and-queens Photo

    Arthur Tudor, Prince of Wales, heir to the throne of England, son of Henry VII and Elizabeth of York, brother of Mary, Margaret, and Henry VIII. Married to Catherine of Aragon in 1501, died in 1502.

    Elizabeth I

    Tudor tree from William the Conqueror to Elizabeth I. Found from a very cool website where the blogger says, "Ask Henry" and answers questions as if he were Henry!

    English royalty, queen consort of Henry VII. Daughter of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville. She married Henry on January 18, 1486 at Westminster, symbolically ending the Wars of the Roses by joining the houses of York and Lancaster under the house of Tudor.

    Anne of Kiev 1024 - 1075 Wife of Henri I of France called the "mother" of European royalty because almost all royals trace their lineage back to her.

    Mary Howard, daughter of Thomas Howard. She married Henry FitzRoy, the illegitimate son of Henry VIII.

    Anne Boleyn ruby snowflake necklace.

    Queen Isabella of Castille, mother of Henry VIII.'s first wife, Catherine of Aragon.