Henry Stafford 1425 – 1471

Born – c1425 Died – 4th October 1471 Father – Humphrey Stafford Duke of Buckingham (1402 – 1460) Mother – Anne Neville (1414 – 1480) Spouse – m. 1458 – Margaret Beaufort (1443 – 1509) Children – None Known to History – Son of Duke of Buckingham, husband of Margaret Beaufort 1425 (around) Henry Stafford … Read more Henry Stafford 1425 – 1471

Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York 1473 – 1483

Born – 17th August 1473 Died – not known – last seen alive August 1483 Father – King Edward IV (1442 – 1483) Mother – Elizabeth Woodville (1437 – 1492) Siblings – King Edward V (1470 – c1483), Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503), Mary (1467 – 1482), Cecily (1469 – 1507), Margaret (1472), Anne … Read more Richard of Shrewsbury, Duke of York 1473 – 1483

King Henry VII of England and Wales 1457 – 1509

Born – 28th January 1457 Died – 21st April 1509 Royal House – Tudor Father – Edmund Tudor (1430 – 1456) Mother – Margaret Beaufort (1443 – 1509) Spouse – Elizabeth of York (1466 – 1503) Children – Arthur (1496 – 1502), Margaret (1489 – 1541), Henry (1491 – 1547), Elizabeth (1492 – 1495), Mary … Read more King Henry VII of England and Wales 1457 – 1509

Margaret Beaufort 1443 – 1509

Born – 31st May 1443 Died – 29th June 1509 Father – John Beaufort (1404 – 1444) Mother – Margaret Beauchamp (c1410 – c1482) Spouses – m. 1450 annul. 1453 – John de la Pole (1442 – 1492); m. 1455 –  Edmund Tudor (1430 – 1456); m. 1458 – Henry Stafford (1425 – 1471); m. … Read more Margaret Beaufort 1443 – 1509

Elizabeth Woodville 1437 – 1492

Elizabeth WoodvilleFather – Richard Woodville
Mother – Jacquetta of Luxembourg
Spouse – Sir John Grey, King Edward IV of England
Children – by John Grey – Thomas, Richard; by Edward IV – Elizabeth, Mary, Cecily, Edward, Margaret, Richard, George, Katherine, Bridget

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Wars of the Roses Causes and Events 1265 – 1486

This timeline details the main causes and events of the Wars of the Roses including the origins of the red rose of Lancaster and the white rose of York. CAUSES 1265 (August) Edmund, second son of King Henry III, was created 1st Earl of Lancaster. He chose a red rose as his emblem. Although it … Read more Wars of the Roses Causes and Events 1265 – 1486

King Richard III of England 1452 – 1485

Richard IIIFather – Richard Duke of York
Mother – Cecily Neville
Spouse – Anne Neville
Children – Edward
King of England – 1483 – 1485
Predecessor – Edward V – 1483
Successor – Henry VII – 1485 – 1509

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King Edward V of England 1470 – 1483

Edward VFather – King Edward IV
Mother – Elizabeth Woodville
Spouse – Not married
Children – No children
King of England – 1483
Predecessor – Edward IV – 1461 – 1483
Successor – Richard III – 1483 – 1485

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King Edward IV of England 1442 – 1483

King Edward IVFather – Richard Duke of York
Mother – Cecily Neville
Spouse – Elizabeth Woodville
Children – Elizabeth, Mary, Cecily, Edward, Margaret, Richard, George, Katherine, Bridget
King of England – 1461 – 1470, 1471 – 1483
Predecessor – Henry VI
Successor – Edward V

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King Henry VI of England 1421 – 1471

King Henry VIFather – Henry V
Mother – Catherine of Valois
Spouse – Margaret of Anjou
Children – Edward
King of England – 1422 – 1461, 1470 – 1471
Predecessor – Henry V – 1413 – 1422
Successor – Edward IV – 1461 – 1483

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King Henry IV (Bolingbroke) of England 1367 – 1413

Born – 3rd April 1367 Died – 20th March 1413 Father – John of Gaunt (1340 – 1399) Mother – Blanche of Lancaster (1342 – 1368) Spouse – m. 1380 – Mary de Bohun (1368 – 1394); m.1403 – Joan of Navarre (1370 – 1437) Children – by Mary de Bohun – Edward (1382), King … Read more King Henry IV (Bolingbroke) of England 1367 – 1413