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The Wives Of Henry Viii

  1. 1. The Wives of Henry VIII<br />Sara Armoush<br />Period 12<br />
  2. 2. Henry VIII<br />Was born Henry Tudor<br />Wasn’t supposed to be king since he had an older brother<br />Was 18 when his older brother died, and he became king<br />In his youth, he was handsome and athletic. He was tall and had a bright red-gold cap of hair and beard<br />He wasn’t like the typical ‘Henry VIII’, which was thought to be overweight and an unhealthy old man<br />After his first son Henry died, he consoled himself by going to war against France<br />Died in 1547 of illness<br />
  3. 3. Catherine of Aragon<br />Daughter of Ferdinand and Isabella of Spain<br />was betrothed to Arthur, Henry VIII&apos;s older brother<br />marriage gave England alliance with Spain<br />was pregnant seven times<br />had daughter names Mary<br />divorced because she couldn&apos;t have a son that would be a male heir to Henry&apos;s throne<br />Humble and Loyal<br />
  4. 4. Anne Boleyn<br />Act of succession made her children legitimate heirs to the throne<br />Executed for treason and adultery<br />Was previously married to the heir of Ormonde, and had had an affair with Henry Percy<br />Was in a relationship with Poet Sir Thomas Wyatt while he was married<br /> The most happy<br />
  5. 5. Jane Seymour<br />Was considered to be a threat to Anne Boleyn because Henry began to fancy her<br />Carried Henry&apos;s first and only actual son, Edward<br />Died two weeks after Edward was born<br />Was Henry’s only wife to be buried with him in his tomb<br />Bound to obey and serve<br />
  6. 6. Anne of Cleves<br />Marriage to Henry VIII was for English alliance with protestant princes<br />She was Annulled by parliament<br />Was thought of as &apos;unattractive‘ by Henry<br />God send me well to keep<br />
  7. 7. Kathryn Howard<br />She was Anne Boleyn&apos;s younger cousin<br />She married Henry when she was 19 and he was 49<br />She began having affairs with &apos;younger&apos; men and people agreed that Henry was too old for her<br />After evidence being gathered, and Henry found out about her affairs, he had her executed<br />No other will than his<br />
  8. 8. Katherine Parr<br />Named after Catherine of Aragon<br />Shewasfluent in french, Latin, and Italin.<br />had been previously married to: Edward Borough, John Nevilles, and Latimer of Snape Castle<br />became a step-mother to Latimer&apos;s two children from his preevious marriages<br />desired to marry Thomas Seymour after King Henry&apos;s death instead of mourning him<br />Thomas Seymour was Jane Seymour&apos;s brother<br />She was close with all three of Henry&apos;s kids<br />Was personally involved in the education of princess Elizabeth, and Edward<br />became pregnant for the first time in 1548<br />after giving birth, became ill with puerperal fever a couple months later, and died the next morning<br />was said to have been the only true match for Henry VIII, since she survived him, and was able to marry after.<br />To be useful all that I do<br />
  9. 9. Henry VIII<br />
  10. 10. Catherine of Aragon<br />
  11. 11. Anne Boleyn<br />
  12. 12. Jane Seymour<br />
  13. 13. Anne of Cleves<br />
  14. 14. Kathryn Howard<br />
  15. 15. Katherine Parr<br />
  16. 16. IB relation<br />Henry’s wives were the key influence that caused him to change from Roman Catholicism to the church of England.<br />
  17. 17. Sources<br />Eakins, Lara E. &quot;Henry VIII King of England.&quot; Tudor History. Lara E. Eakins, 2009. Web. 4 Oct. 2009. &lt;;.<br />Eakins, Lara E. &quot;The Wives of Henry VIII.&quot; Tudor History. Lara E. Eakins, 2009. Web. 4 Oct. 2009. &lt;;.<br />