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    • Janet Wilson

      Catherine of Valois, b.27 October 1401 d.03 January 1437, wife of Henry V and Queen Consort, mother of Henry VI. Through her second marriage to Owen Tudor she was grandmother of Henry VII.

    • Joan Larson Blalock

      Catherine de Valois, Queen of England, paternal grandmother of Henry VII, paternal great-grandmother of Henry VIII | Born: 10/27/1401 and Died: 1/3/1437

    • sadia faiq

      CATHERINE DE VALOIS ..wife of Henry V , mother of Henry VI , and through her secret second marriage with Owen Tudor, the grandmother of Henry VII ,great grandmother of Henry VIII. Catherine's older sister Isabella was queen of England from 1396 until 1399, as the child bride of Richard II.

    • Andrea M. Bustos

      Katherine of Valois was a wife of Henry V, mother of Henry VI. Later she was wed with Owen Tudor and became mother to Edmund, Jasper, Margaret, Catherine and Tasinda Tudor. So she was a paternal grandmother of Henry VII.

    • Pelonia

      Catherine de Valois (1401-1437), reine d’Angleterre (1420-1422), épouse d’Henri V. Après la mort du roi Henri V en 1422, Catherine épouse secrètement Owen Tudor, un gentilhomme gallois, dont elle a quatre enfants. Son petit-fils fonde la dynastie des Tudor, sous le nom d’Henri VII.

    • YouniquelyPam

      Katherine of Valois was a wife of Henry V, mother of Henry VI. Her second marriage was to Owen Tudor, through whom she became mother to Edmund Tudor and grandmother to King Henry VII.

    • Ashlie Jensen

      Catherine of Valois was the wife Queen Consort of Henry V and mother of Henry VI. Later, she was wed Owen Tudor in secret and became a mother again, to Edmund, Jasper, Margaret, Catherine, and possibly a Tasinda (?) Tudor. Thus, through her second marriage, Catherine was a grandmother to the Tudor dynasty.

    • Ellen Herndon

      Catherine of Valois (27 October 1401 – 3 January 1437) Queen consort of England from 1420 until 1422. She was the daughter of Charles VI of France, wife of Henry V of England, mother of Henry VI of England, and through her secret marriage with Owen Tudor, through whom she became mother to Edmund Tudor and grandmother to King Henry VII of England.

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