Howard Women Quiz
Our September talk from Catherine Brooks was on "The Advantageous Marriages of the Howards", so for this week's quiz I thought I'd test your knowledge of these marriages in this Howard Women quiz.
All the answers can be found in Catherine's excellent talk at https://www.tudorsociety.com/catherine-brooks-the-advantageous-marriages-of-the-howards-expert-talk/
#1. Elizabeth Howard, mother of Queen Anne Boleyn, was the daughter of .....
Thomas Howard, 4th Duke of Norfolk
Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk
Thomas Howard, 2nd Duke of Norfolk
John Howard, 1st Duke of Norfolk
#2. Edmund Howard's wife, mother of Queen Catherine Howard, was ......
#3. Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk's first wife was ......
Cecily of York
Anne of York
#4. The second wife of Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk, was Elizabeth Stafford, but who was his mistress while he was married to her?
#5. True or false: Elizabeth Stafford wrote to Thomas Cromwell detailing the domestic abuse to which Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk had subjected her?
#6. True or false: Sir John Howard the First married Joan of Cornwall, who was descended from King Richard I?
#7. Thomas Howard, Earl of Surrey, son of John Howard, 1st Duke of Norfolk, married a wealthy widow who had a lifetime interest in 12 manors - who was she?
#8. Sir John Howard IV's only surviving child, Elizabeth, married this man, causing the Howard family to lose their estates to this other family.
John Mowbray, 2nd Duke of Norfolk
John de Vere, 12th Earl of Oxford
Edward Stafford, Duke of Buckingham
Sir William Brandon
#9. True or false - In 1546, following his arrest, Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk's wife and daughter gave evidence to the Crown against him?
#10. Mary Howard, daughter of Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk married.....