See also

John DUKE OF SOMERSET (1404-1444)

1. John Beaufort DUKE OF SOMERSET, son of John de Beaufort EARL OF SOMERSET (aft1371-1410) and Margaret de Holand (aft1381-1439), was born in 1404. He married Margaret BEAUCHAMP circa 1440. He died on 27 May 1444.


He was born around April of 1404. He died on May 27, 1444, possibly but
highly unlikely, having comitted suicide. He was buried in Wimborne Minster, Dorset. He was elevated to the dukedom of Somerset on August 28, 1443 and was also created Earl of Kendal that same day.. He was made a Knight of the Garter in 1440.


Margaret BEAUCHAMP died on 8 August 1482. She and John Beaufort DUKE OF SOMERSET had the following children:



Margaret BEAUFORT ( - )

Second Generation

2. Margaret BEAUFORT, daughter of John Beaufort DUKE OF SOMERSET and Margaret BEAUCHAMP, married Edmund Tudor 1ST EARL OF RICHMOND.


Edmund Tudor 1ST EARL OF RICHMOND, son of Owen TUDOR (c. 1400-1461) and Catherine de Valois ( - ), was born in 1430. He died on 1 November 1456. He and Margaret BEAUFORT had the following children:



Henry VII KING OF ENGLAND ( -1509)

Third Generation

3. Henry VII KING OF ENGLAND, son of Edmund Tudor 1ST EARL OF RICHMOND and Margaret BEAUFORT, married Elizabeth of York in 1486. He died in 1509.


He reigned 1485-1509.


Elizabeth of York and Henry VII KING OF ENGLAND had the following children:



Henry VIII KING OF ENGLAND ( -1547). Henry married Katherine of Aragon in 1509. He married Anne BOLEYN in 1533. He married Jane SEYMOUR in 1536. He married Anne of Cleves in 1540. He married Katherine HOWARD in 1540. He married Katherine PARR in 1543. He died in 1547.


Arthur TUDOR ( -1502). Arthur died in 1502.


Margaret TUDOR (1489-1541). Margaret was born in 1489. She died in 1541.


Mary TUDOR (1496- ). Mary was born in 1496.