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Jane Seymour, daughter of Sir John Seymour and third wife of Henry VIII.  One brother (Edward) would be Lord Protector for her son (Edward VI); another brother (Thomas) would marry Henry VIII's widow.

Jane Seymour, daughter of Sir John Seymour and third wife of Henry VIII. One brother (Edward) would be Lord Protector for her son (Edward VI); another brother (Thomas) would marry Henry VIII's widow.

Tudor Rose, Cambridge King's College -- The emblem of King Henry VIII was the Tudor rose and the Beaufort portcullis. The red and white Tudor rose represented the combination of the House of York and the House of Lancaster. The Beaufort portcullis relates to his Tudor ancestors.

Tudor Rose, Cambridge King's College -- The emblem of King Henry VIII was the Tudor rose and the Beaufort portcullis. The red and white Tudor rose represented the combination of the House of York and the House of Lancaster. The Beaufort portcullis relates to his Tudor ancestors.

Jane Seymour the third wife of King Henry VIII.

Jane Seymour the third wife of King Henry VIII.

On May 27, 1541, Lady Margaret Pole was executed. Her crime? Nothing. She was simply a way for Henry VIII to tame the religious rebels.

Lady Margaret Pole Executed at Age 67

On May 27, 1541, Lady Margaret Pole was executed. Her crime? Nothing. She was simply a way for Henry VIII to tame the religious rebels.

The Tudor dynasty ruled England and Wales from 1485 to 1603 and had two of the most celebrated monarchs ever to reign : Henry VIII and his daughter, Elizabeth I.    The first Tudor king, Henry VII, took the throne after the Battle of Bosworth Field, which ended the Wars of the Roses. He was followed by his son, Henry VIII, who became famous for marrying six times – and beheading two of his wives.

The Tudor dynasty ruled England and Wales from 1485 to 1603 and had two of the most celebrated monarchs ever to reign : Henry VIII and his daughter, Elizabeth I. The first Tudor king, Henry VII, took the throne after the Battle of Bosworth Field, which ended the Wars of the Roses. He was followed by his son, Henry VIII, who became famous for marrying six times – and beheading two of his wives.

Wax figures of Henry VIII's wives. Nice!

Wax figures of Henry VIII's wives. Nice!

Charles Brandon's (1st Duke of Suffolk) tomb at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle. He was buried there at King Henry VIII's expense. (1484-1545)

Charles Brandon's (1st Duke of Suffolk) tomb at St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle. He was buried there at King Henry VIII's expense. (1484-1545)

This is somehwere down on my board but I'm reposting these because they are interesting! catherine howard scan March 2014 issue of BBC History

This is somehwere down on my board but I'm reposting these because they are interesting! catherine howard scan March 2014 issue of BBC History

Grave of Kathryn Howard, fifth wife of Henry VIII, in St Peter ad Vincula Church, Tower of London

Grave of Kathryn Howard, fifth wife of Henry VIII, in St Peter ad Vincula Church, Tower of London

"Jane Seymour, a master of managing King Henry VIII, without him realizing it"- scan taken from a March 2014 issue of BBC History Magazine.

"Jane Seymour, a master of managing King Henry VIII, without him realizing it"- scan taken from a March 2014 issue of BBC History Magazine.

Part 2 of 2 of King Henry VIII's Coffin in St. George's Crypt.

Part 2 of 2 of King Henry VIII's Coffin in St. George's Crypt.

Henry Viii and the Mary Rose ...

Henry Viii and the Mary Rose ...

Anne of Cleves plaque, with her badge, motto, and tenure.

Anne of Cleves plaque, with her badge, motto, and tenure.

<3 King Henry VIII <3  I am obsessed with Tudor history and fascinated by Henry 8.

<3 King Henry VIII <3 I am obsessed with Tudor history and fascinated by Henry 8.