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Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk

by Alison Plowden

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Published by F. Watts in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grey, Jane, -- Lady, -- 1537-1554,
  • Suffolk, Dukes of,
  • Brandon family,
  • Nobility -- Great Britain -- Biography,
  • Great Britain -- Kings and rulers -- Biography,
  • Great Britain -- History -- Edward VI, 1547-1553

  • Edition Notes

    StatementAlison Plowden.
    GenreBiography
    The Physical Object
    Pagination201 p., [16] p. of plates ;
    Number of Pages201
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23260029M
    ISBN 100531150003
    OCLC/WorldCa13256522

      It is almost as if you are there with Jane. Tallis uses direct quotations from primary sources to tell Jane’s sad story. There is a section of wonderful color illustrations in the book with portraits of the main players. There are genealogical tables for the house of Tudor, Grey and Suffolk and a timeline of Jane’s life. The Grey family were now related closely to the royal the Wars of the Roses ended with Henry VII’s decisive victory at the Battle of Bosworth, Thomas Grey found himself as the new 1st Marquess of Dorset, half brother to the new queen, Elizabeth of York, and so essentially brother-in-law to Henry VII, and ultimately uncle to the princes and princesses of the House of .

      Lady Jane Grey: A life cut short. Lady Jane Grey was probably born in the latter half of , perhaps at Dorset House in was the eldest daughter of Henry Grey, later Duke of Suffolk, and Lady Frances Brandon. 28 January Henry VIII dies, leaving his nine-year-old son, Edward, as his heir. Jane is now officially third in line to the throne.   Known as the Nine Day Queen, Lady Jane Grey, Britain’s shortest reigning monarch, ruled for just over a week in the summer of Diana Wright tells her story. T he Execution of Lady Jane Grey, a well-known picture in London’s National Gallery, shows a blindfolded girl dressed in white fumbling for the block. The Lieutenant of the Tower of London .

      Directed by Trevor Nunn. With Helena Bonham Carter, Cary Elwes, John Wood, Michael Hordern. The death of King Henry VIII throws his kingdom into chaos because of succession disputes. His weak son King Edward VI is on his deathbed. Anxious to keep England true to the Reformation, a scheming minister John Dudley marries off his son, Guilford, to Lady /10(6K). An interesting account of the Tudor period, because it focuses on different aspects of the history than usual. I hadn't realized how important the Grey sisters were in the continuing discussion of the succesion - or why. There seem to be two titles: Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk and Lady Jane Grey: Nine days Queen/5(3).


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Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk by Alison Plowden Download PDF EPUB FB2

"Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk" describes Jane beautifully. It also gives plenty of information about her parents, Frances and Henry Grey, and her two younger sisters, Catherine and Mary. Jane's life with her family and her royal Tudor relatives, her subsequent marriage to Guilford Dudley, her brief nine-day reign as England's Cited by: 2.

Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers.4/5(4). A straightforward account of the history surrounding the House of Suffolk beginning with William Brandon, who was killed at Bosworth Field ingoing on to Elizabeth Woodville (who married King Edward IV) and ending with the tragic story of Lady Jane Grey, who was beheaded in /5.

Books shelved as lady-jane-grey: Innocent Traitor by Alison Weir, The Sisters Who Would Be Queen by Leanda de Lisle, Lady in Waiting by Susan Meissner, N. Get this from a library. Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk.

[Alison Plowden] -- Treats the family of the House of Suffolk as a whole, set in its historical perspective, with particular emphasis on Jane Grey, the doomed Nine Days Queen. Lady Jane Grey and the house of Suffolk. London: Sidgwick & Jackson, (OCoLC) Named Person: Jane Grey, Lady; Jane Grey, Lady: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Alison Plowden.

The beheading in of Lady Jane Grey, the ADVERTISEMENT. Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk Alison Plowden, Author Franklin Watts $ (0p) ISBN Buy this book The.

Lady Jane Grey. Sir Thomas Grey died in and was succeeded by his son Henry, the 3rd Marquess of Dorset, who was married to Frances, the daughter of the Duke of Suffolk. The couple's daughter Jane was born at Bradgate House 12 October That same month Henry VIII's third wife, Jane Seymour, gave birth to a son.

Lady Jane Grey (c. ) "the Nine Days' Queen" was the daughter of Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk and Queen of England and Ireland. Lady Jane was the great-granddaughter of King Henry VII through his daughter Mary Tudor, Queen of France.

Due to this and her avowed Protestantism, King Edward VI nominated Lady Jane as his successor to the Country: United Kingdom. Frances Grey, Duchess of Suffolk (née Brandon; 16 July – 20 November ), was an English noblewoman, the second child and eldest daughter of King Henry VIII's younger sister, Princess Mary, and Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of was the mother of Lady Jane Grey, de facto Queen of England and Ireland from 10 July until 19 Julyas well as Lady Born: 16 JulyHatfield, Hertfordshire, Kingdom.

Lady Jane Grey was the eldest child of Lord Henry and Lady Frances Grey, the duke and duchess of Suffolk. She was a viable heir to the English throne because of her maternal grandmother, Princess Mary Tudor.

After the death of her first husband, King Louis XII of France inMary secretly wed her true love, Charles Brandon. Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk Item Preview remove-circle Borrow this book to access EPUB and PDF files.

IN COLLECTIONS. Books to Borrow. Books for People with Print Disabilities. Internet Archive Books. Scanned in China. Uploaded by Tracey Gutierres on Septem SIMILAR ITEMS (based on metadata) Pages: Framlingham Castle (Suffolk) ‘In the 16th century, the castle was the scene of a national drama, when it was briefly owned by Mary Tudor, daughter of Henry VIII.

Pursued by the followers of Lady Jane Grey inMary fled to Framlingham and gathered her troops. A Song of an English Knight: The Suffolk Garland ‘Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk’by Alison Plowden quotes from or refers to the following: A Song of an English Knight: The Suffolk Garland ‘The Many Faces of Lady Jane Grey’by Frank Prochaska quotes from or refers to the following: ‘Ballads From Manuscripts’ by F J Furnivall.

'A presentation by Leanda de Lisle, AUTHOR OF TUDOR: THE FAMILY STORY, AND ALSO OF THE SISTERS WHO WOULD BE QUEEN, at the Ryedale Book Festival, on the heirs to the last Tudor. Accompanying her. Lady Jane Grey Reference Guide.

3, likes 52 talking about this. The latest news about the nine day queen Followers: K. On this day in history, 12th FebruaryLady Jane Grey and her husband, Guildford Dudley, were executed by being beheaded.

The Execution of Guildford Dudley At 10am on the 12th February, Guildford Dudley, brother of Robert Dudley and son of the late John Dudley, Duke of Northumberland, was led out of the Tower of [ ].

Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk by Alison Plowden,available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide/5(51). Lady Jane Grey reigned as queen for nine days in The English people, however, largely supported Edward VI’s half sister Mary Tudor, the rightful heir by Henry VIII’s will.

Jane was persuaded to relinquish the crown she never wanted. At the beginning of Mary’s reign, Jane was arraigned for high treason and later executed.

Family. She was the daughter of Henry Grey, Duke of Suffolk, and Lady Frances Brandon (16 July – 20 November ), the daughter of Henry VIII's sister, Mary.

She was born on 12 October and she was probably named after Jane Seymour (c. or – 4 October ). Jane had two younger sisters, Catherine (b. ) and Mary (b. Early life. 'Lady Jane Grey and the House of Suffolk' (Sidgwick & Jackson, ) by Alison Plowden (), and reissued by Sutton, an imprint of The History Press, inunder a new title: 'Lady Jane Gray: Nine Days Queen'.

The reissue was substantially the same book with the text reworked for the re-publication. English noblewoman Lady Jane Grey is one of the most romanticized monarchs of Tudor England. Her short, nine-day reign was an unsuccessful attempt to maintain Protestant rule.

This challenge cost. Lady Jane Grey was the eldest daughter of Henry Grey (Duke of Suffolk) and Lady Frances Brandon. She had royal blood in her veins through her mother who was the daughter of Mary Tudor, Queen of France. It is assumed that she was born between Jane grew up with her two sisters, Lady Catherine Grey and Lady Mary Grey.