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Tudor Margarets Quiz

This week's Sunday fun is a quiz testing your knowledge of some Tudor Margarets.

Good luck!


#1. Who was the father of Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury?

Her father was George, Duke of Clarence.

#2. Who was the mother of Margaret Pole, Countess of Salisbury?

Her mother was Isabel Neville.

#3. In which year was Margaret Tudor born?

The answer is 1489.

#4. How many times was Margaret Tudor married?

She was married three times: James IV of Scotland, Archibald Douglas, 6th Earl of Angus, Henry Stewart, 1st Lord Methven.

#5. Lady Margaret Douglas, daughter of Margaret Tudor, became Countess of ......

She was Countess of Lennox.

#6. This man was the son of Lady Margaret Douglas.

The answer is Henry Stuart, Lord Darnley.

#7. How many times was Lady Margaret Beaufort married?

She was married four times:
John de la Pole, 2nd Duke of Suffolk, Edmund Tudor, Earl of Richmond, Sir Henry Stafford, Thomas Stanley, 1st Earl of Derby.

#8. How old was Lady Margaret Beaufort when she gave birth to King Henry VII?

She was 13.

#9. In whose reign was Margaret Clitherow martyred?

In Elizabeth I's.

#10. Margaret Clitherow is known as the ".......... of York"


#11. Margaret Clement was the adopted daughter of this Tudor man.

Sir Thomas More

#12. This Margaret, the Pearl of Tyburn, was hanged in 1588 for helping a priest escape from prison.



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    Too many Margaret Tudors!

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Tudor Margarets Quiz