Funeral effigy of Queen Elizabeth of York, mother of Henry VIII. There's the red hair!

"Dressed funeral effigy of Queen Elizabeth of York Placed on top of her coffin as it was carried through the streets, it gives us a remarkable insight into her appearance." (Wife of Henry VII, mother of Henry VIII.

Elizabeth of York, Lancastrian wife of Henry VII and mother of King Henry VIII. Queen Elizabeth I was likely named after both of her grandmothers, each of whom was named Elizabeth.

Elizabeth of York Daughter of Edward IV and Elizabeth Woodville Born: 11 February 1466 Married Henry VII: 18 June 1486 Died: 11 February 1503 Children: Arthur Prince of Wales Margaret Queen of Scotland Henry VIII Mary Queen of France 18

Elizabeth of York (11 February 1466 – 11 February 1503) was Queen consort of England as spouse of King Henry VII from 1486 until 1503, and mother of King Henry VIII of England.  Elizabeth of York is the only English queen to have been a daughter (of Edward IV), sister (of Edward V), niece (of Richard III), wife (of Henry VII), mother (of Henry VIII) and grandmother (on the paternal side of Mary I, Elizabeth I and Edward VI) of English monarchs.

Coronation of Elizabeth of York: Edward IV’s Daughter Finally Queen

Stained glass images of Henry VII & Elizabeth of York at Cardiff Castle, Cardiff, Wales.

Stained glass images of Henry VII & Elizabeth of York at Cardiff Castle, Cardiff, Wales. These were Henry VIII's parents.

From exile and war to love and lossevery dynasty has a beginning. Henry Tudor was not born to the throne of England. Having come of age in a time of political turmoil and danger, the man who would bec

The Paperback of the To Hold the Crown: The Story of King Henry VII and Elizabeth of York (Tudor Saga Series) by Jean Plaidy at Barnes & Noble.

Elizabeth of York: a Tudor of rare talent and one of England’s best queens | History Extra

She may not have sought the limelight as much as some of her contemporaries, but Henry VIII’s mother, Elizabeth of York, was a Tudor of rare talent, says Alison Weir. This article was first pub

"Elizabeth of York (1466-1503) Her marriage to Henry Tudor, in 1486, unified the previously opposed families of York and Lancaster, creating a period of peace and prosperity. She was known for being gentle and kind to her subjects and to have enjoyed music and dancing..." Obviously not a contemporary portrait considering the clothes--any information?

Elizabeth of York, Queen of Henry VII (Oil painting)

Oil painting, 'Elizabeth of York, Queen of Henry VII', British School, style of century.

Tomb of Henry VII and Queen Elizabeth of York  Parents of King Henry VIII  in Westminster Abbey

The joint tomb of the founders of the Tudor dynasty: Henry VII & Elizabeth of York Tomb.

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