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  Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
In 1533, with the permission of King Henry VIII he married Lady Frances Brandon (1517–1559), the daughter of Henry VIII’s sister Princess Mary Tudor and Charles Brandon, Duke of Suffolk.
As a reward, he was created Duke of Suffolk on 11 October 1551, in the same ceremony that elevated John Dudley to the duchy of Northumberland.
Mary had Henry Grey beheaded on February 23, 1554, after his conviction of treason for his part in Sir Thomas Wyatt's attempt (January – February 1554) to overthrow her after she announced her intention to marry King Philip II of Spain.
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 Henry Grey, 1st Earl of Stamford - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Henry succeeded his paternal grandfather, Henry Grey, as Baron Grey of Groby in July 1614.
His great-grandfather John Grey of Pirgo was son of Thomas Grey, 2nd Marquess of Dorset and younger brother of Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk.
She married George Booth, 1st Baron Delamer and was the mother of Henry Booth, 1st Earl of Warrington.
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 Henry VIII
Frances Brandon, Duchess of Suffolk (daughter of Mary Tudor, Duchess of Suffolk) was laid aside because Edward feared that her husband Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk might claim the Crown for himself.
Henry was almost certainly the inspiration for the title of the popular song "I'm Henery the Eighth, I Am" (1911), recorded by Harry Champion and later by Herman's Hermits; the actual song, however, is about a man named Henry whose wife has been married to seven different individuals, all named Henry.
Henry's motto was Coure Loyall (true heart) and he had this embroidered on his clothes in the form of a heart symbol and with the word 'loyall'.
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Suffolk was the son of William Brandon, standard-bearer of Henry VII, who was slain by Richard III in person on Bosworth Field, and had taken part in the jousts to celebrate Mary's marriage to Louis.
Mary was opposed to the annulment of the marriage of Henry VIII and Catherine in 1533.
Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk and his wife Lady Frances Brandon, painted by Hans Eworth.Henry Grey, 1st duke of Suffolk, 3rd marquess of Dorset and baron Ferrers of Groby, Harrington, Bonville and Astley (c.1515 — February 23, 1554) was an English nobleman of the Tudor period and the father of Lady Jane Grey.
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 Mary I
In turn, Henry agreed to grant her a household, and the Lady Mary was permitted to reside in royal palaces.
Henry's sixth and last wife, Catherine Parr, was able to bring the family closer together, again improving the Lady Mary's position.
Under the guidance of John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland, Edward VI instead devised the Crown to the Lady Jane Grey, a descendant of Henry VIII's younger sister, Mary Tudor, Duchess of Suffolk, and the Duke of Northumberland's daughter-in-law.
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 AllRefer.com - Suffolk, Charles Brandon, 1st duke of (British And Irish History, Biography) - Encyclopedia
He was created duke of Suffolk in 1514, perhaps to aid him in his suit of Margaret of Austria, regent of the Netherlands.
In 1515, while on an embassy to the new king of France, Francis I, Suffolk married Mary of England, recent widow of Louis XII of France and sister of Henry VIII.
Suffolk accompanied Henry to the Field of the Cloth of Gold (1520) and led an invading army into France (1523).
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 Brief History of Edward VII
Henry VIII was extremely pleased by the birth of a male heir.
The Duke of Somerset was no longer merely a *first among equals*; instead, he was allowed to act without the consent of the Council, the composition of which he was permitted to change at his whim.
The Duke of Somerset, however, did not encourage persecution; rather, he refrained from it, as he feared the wrath of Europe's powerful Catholic monarchs, especially the Holy Roman Emperor Charles V. One of the Duke of Somerset's primary aims was to achieve a union between England and Scotland.
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 Kings and Queens of England
Henry sired three heirs to the throne: Mary I was the daughter of Catherine of Aragón, Eliazbeth I was Anne Boylyn's only surviving child, and Edward VI was the son of Jane Seymour, his third wife.
The duke's purpose was to change, through Lady Jane, the royal succession upon the death of the ailing young king, Edward VI, so that he could continue to control the country through her.
Born at Greenwich in 1533, Elizabeth was the daughter of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn and became one of England's greatest queens.
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 Henry GREY (1° D. Suffolk)
Frances was the daughter of Mary Tudor, youngest sister of Henry VIII, and this alliance brought Henry Grey into the royal household; they were married in the chapel of his London house in Southwark.
Henry Grey soon shifted his allegiance to the Earl of Warwick.
Determined to save himself, the Duke of Suffolk signed the proclamation making Mary Queen, then went to his daughter's apartments and tore down her canopy of estate, telling her she was no longer Queen.
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 thePeerage.com - Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire and others
She was the daughter of Sir Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk and Lady Frances Brandon.
She married, firstly, Henry Herbert, 2nd Earl of Pembroke, son of William Herbert, 1st Earl of Pembroke and Ann Parr, on 21 May 1553 in Ely House, Holborn, London, England.
She married, secondly, Edward Seymour, 1st Earl of Hereford, son of Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset and Anne Stanhope, circa November 1560 in Hertford House, Cannon Row, Westminster, London, England.
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 The Henry & Sarah Ballinger Chiles Family   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk (-) 2.
Edmund of Woodstock, 1st Earl of Kent (-) 3.
As Edward lay dying, the Duke of Northumberland (according to legend) symbolically snatched the crown from him and gave it to his daughter-in-law, the Lady Jane.
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 Henry VIII of England   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
In 1493, the young Henry was appointed Constable of Dover Castle and Lord Warden of the Cinque Ports.
Thus Henry's desire for a male heir, not Anne herself, was likely the chief cause of Henry's attempt to rid himself of Queen Catherine.
Henry was shown the above picture of [[Anne of Cleves.]] Henry's only surviving son, the Prince Edward, Duke of Cornwall, was not a healthy child.
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King Henry V of England, born 1387 Sep 16, died 1422 Aug 31; married 1420 Jun 2, as 1st husband, Princess Catherine of France (born 1401 Oct 27, died 1437 Jan 3).
Prince Thomas of England, KG, 1st Duke of Clarence and Earl of Albemarle (cr 1412 Jul 9), born 1388, died 1421 Mar 22 sp; married 1412, Lady Margaret de HOLAND (Kent, E) (born 1385, died 1439 Dec 31).
Prince Humphrey of England, KG, 1st Duke of Gloucester and Earl of Pembroke (cr 1414 May 16), born 1390 Aug or Sep, died 1447 Feb 23 spl; married 1st, 1422 (annulled 1428), as 3rd husband, Jacqueline of Holland; married 2nd, before 1431, Eleanor de COBHAM (Cobham of Sterborough, B).
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 Mary I of England   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
When Mary ascended the Throne, she was proclaimed under the same official style as Henry VIII and Edward VI: "Mary, by the Grace of God, Queen of England, France and Ireland, Defender of the Faith and of the Church of England and also of Ireland in Earth Supreme Head".
The "supremacy phrase" at the end of the style was repugnant to Mary's Catholic faith; from 1554 onwards, she omitted the phrase without statutory authority, which was not retroactively granted by Parliament until 1555.
Mary I's arms were the same as those used by her predecessors since Henry IV: Quarterly, Azure three fleurs-de-lys Or (for France) and Gules three lions passant guardant in pale Or (for England).
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 1554 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
February 12 - After claiming the throne of England the previous year, Lady Jane Grey is beheaded for treason alongside her husband.
French forces led by Francis, Duke of Guise turn back an invasion of Picardy by Charles V. The French forces in Siena surrender to the Imperialists after a long siege.
February 12 - Lady Jane Grey, claimant to the throne of England (executed) (born 1537)
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 I2018: Henry Grey Duke Of Suffolk ( - 23 FEB 1554)
Sir Charles Brandon Duke Of Suffolk (- 14 AUG 1545)
Descendants of Henry Grey Duke Of Suffolk and Frances Brandon
2 Catherine Grey = Edward Seymour 1st Earl Of Hertford
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 thePeerage.com - Maud Green and others
She married Lord Guilford Dudley, son of John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland and Jane Guilford, on 21 May 1553.
He was the son of John Dudley, 1st Duke of Northumberland and Jane Guilford.
He married Jane Grey, Queen of England, daughter of Sir Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk and Lady Frances Brandon, on 21 May 1553.
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 Suffolk, Henry Grey, Duke Of - ENCYCLOPEDIA - The History Channel UK
He became 3d marquess of Dorset on his father's death (1530), and in 1534 he married Frances, daughter of Charles Brandon, duke of Suffolk, and Mary of England (sister of Henry VIII).
During Henry's reign he was active at court.
was his daughter, and, upon the death (1553) of Edward, Suffolk joined Northumberland's plot to place her on the throne.
www.thehistorychannel.co.uk /site/search/search.php?word=SuffolkH   (303 words)

 Lady Jane Grey   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Lady Jane Grey married Lord Guilford Dudley on May 21, 1553, when she was only sixteen.
When brought before the Council and informed that she was to succeed Edward VI on the Throne of England, she fainted and had to be carried from the Chamber.
She was the great granddaughter of Henry VII of England, and daughter of Henry Grey, duke of Suffolk.
www.sgwilkinson.freeserve.co.uk /ljrey.htm   (299 words)

 Chapter 28. Notable Families Having Multiple Connections   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-11-01)
Thomas Grey, K.B, K.G. [Marquess of Dorset] b.
Henry [3rd Marquess of Dorset; 1st Duke of Suffolk], b.
Lady Jane Grey [Queen of England for nine days], b.
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 Infoplease Search: grey sheeters anonymous
(Encyclopedia) Grey, Albert Henry George Grey, 4th Earl, 1851–1917, English statesman, nephew of the 3d Earl...
(Encyclopedia) Grey of Fallodon, Edward Grey, 1st Viscount, 1862–1933, British statesman.
He became 3d marquess of Dorset on his...
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 Suffolk, Charles Brandon, 1st duke of
In 1515, while on an embassy to the new king of France, Francis I, Suffolk married
, recent widow of Louis XII of France and sister of Henry VIII.
More on Charles Brandon 1st duke of Suffolk from Fact Monster:
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Charles Brandon, 1st Duke of Suffolk (see here), born 1484,
Frances Brandon, born 1517, mar Henry Grey, 1st Duke of Suffolk and had issue.
Eleanor Brandon, born 1519, mar Henry Clifford, 2nd Earl of Cumberland and had issue.
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