Owen Tudor Timeline and Biography

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(1400 - 1461)

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Why was Owen Tudor famous? Accomplishments and Achievements? Owen Tudor was famous for his secret marriage to Catherine of Valois, the widow of King Henry VI. He fought on the side of the Lancastrians during the Wars of the Roses. He was the grandfather of King Henry VIII.

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This short biography provides a fast snapshot of the life of Owen Tudor:

  • Also known as: Owain ap Maredudd or Owain ap Meredith ap Tewdur
  • Owain ap Maredudd anglicised his Welsh name to Owen Tudor
  • Date of Birth: Born in 1400
  • Place of Birth : Wales
  • Date of Death: Died on February 2, 1461
  • Parents: Father: Maredudd ap Tudur 
    Mother: Margaret ferch Dafydd
  • Family Connections: Owen Tudor married Catherine of Valois the  widow of Henry VI

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1400 Owen Tudor was born in Wales the son of Maredudd ap Tudur and Margaret ferch Dafydd
 

1422 Owen Tudor entered the service of Queen Catherine of Valois as keeper of the Queen's household after the death of her husband King Henry VI of England on 22 August 1422
 

1428 Owen Tudor secretly married Catherine of Valois and they had several children

1429 His son Owen Tudor (1429-1501) was born who became a monk at Westminster
 

1430 Edmund Tudor, 1st Earl of Richmond was born (1430 - 1456) who married Lady Margaret Beaufort and became the father of King Henry VII.
 

1431 Jasper Tudor, 1st Duke of Bedford was born (1431 - 1495) who raised the son of his brother Edmund who would later become King Henry VII
 

1433 Tacina Tudor (1433-1469) who became a nun
 

1437 3 Jan 1437 Catherine of France died after retiring to Bermondsey Abbey

1452 The two sons of Owen Tudor, Edmund and Jasper were made Earls. Edmund became the Earl of Richmond and Jasper became the Earl of Pembroke
 

1461 2 February 1461:  Owen and his son Jasper led the Lancastrian forces at the Battle of Mortimer's Cross against Edward, Earl of March. The Lancastrians were defeated.
 

1461 2 February 1461: Owen Tudor was executed by beheading
 

Owen Tudor Timeline and Biography

Owen Tudor Timeline and Biography
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