Há 2 dias · His widow, Catherine Woodville, later married Jasper Tudor, the uncle of Henry Tudor. Richard made overtures to Landais, offering military support for Landais's weak regime under Francis II, Duke of Brittany , in exchange for Henry.
Há 2 dias · Then, in August 1485, Henry Tudor and his uncle, Jasper Tudor, landed in southern Wales with a contingent of French troops, and marched through Pembrokeshire, recruiting soldiers. Henry's forces defeated Richard's army near the Leicestershire town of Market Bosworth.
No less than Edward, Jasper Tudor was a brave, tenacious, and resourceful man. His force had to march more than 100 miles through unfamiliar country, and in an equally obscure cause. Superstitious witnesses believed that even God opposed them in this moment in history.
Há 2 dias · Jasper Tudor, 1st Earl of Pembroke: 1431–1495 bef. 23 April 1459 (elected) Later Duke of Bedford; Degraded 1461; Restored 1485 181 Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick: 1428–1471 8 February 1461 182 William Bonville, 1st Baron Bonville de Chuton 1392–1461 8 February 1461 183 Thomas Kiriell: 1396–1461 8 February 1461 184 John ...
27 de nov. de 2023 · jasper tudor, duke of bedford — 1486–1495. Under the grants before mentioned, this Duke was Lord from 1486 until his death, 21 December 1495. He died without issue, and the lordship reverted to the King.