Tudor History by Michele Morrical

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The Birth of Henry Tudor

On January 28, 1457, Henry Tudor, the future King Henry VII of England, was born at Pembroke Castle to a widowed young teenager named Margaret Beaufort. Margaret was not only the richest heiress in England but could also claim the royal [...]

January 28, 2019 Articles, Henry VII, Margaret Beaufort
Margaret Beaufort Portrait

Margaret Beaufort Portrait Gallery

Margaret Beaufort Portraits Portraits of Margaret Beaufort, mother of King Henry VII and mastermind of Henry’s rise to the throne [...]

October 4, 2016 Margaret Beaufort, Portraits

Biography of Margaret Beaufort

Margaret Beaufort: The King’s Mother Henry Tudor was born on January 28, 1457 to Margaret Beaufort, the only legitimate child of the Duke of Somerset, John Beaufort. The Beauforts could trace their lineage to King Edward III through his third [...]

January 10, 2012 Articles, Margaret Beaufort, The Beauforts