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  • Geminart

    Elizabeth Woodville Queen of England & wife of Edward IV. Their children included the Princes in the Tower and Elizabeth of York; by the latter she was maternal grandmother of Henry VIII and great-grandmother of King Edward VI, Queen Mary I of England and Queen Elizabeth I and the great-great-grandmother of Mary, Queen of Scots. Through her daughter, she is the ancestor of every English monarch since Henry VIII, every Scottish monarch since James V of Scotland.

  • Gina Minard-Rivera

    Queen Elizabeth Woodville, the "white queen", married to Edward IV, mother to Elizabeth Tudor (who married Henry VII), and grandma to Henry VIII. I think she gets a bad rap in history and she intrigues me.

  • Linda Debord

    Elizabeth Woodville ; c. 1437[1] – 8 June 1492) was Queen consort of England as the spouse of King Edward IV from 1464 until his death in 1483. Elizabeth, known as 'The White Queen' was a key figure in the series of dynastic civil wars known as the Wars of the Roses. Her first husband, Sir John Grey of Groby was killed at the Second Battle of St Albans. Her children included the Princes in the Tower and Elizabeth of York; the latter made her the maternal grandmother of Henry VIII.

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