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Edmund Tudor
Birth: 1431, England
Death: Nov. 1, 1456
Carmarthen, Wales

English Aristocracy. He was the 1st Earl of Richmond and father of King Henry VII of England. He was the older son of Owen Tudor and Catherine of Valois who was the former wife of King Henry V of England. It is not known for sure if he was born at Much Hadham Palace in Hertfordshire or at Hadham in Bedfordshire. King Henry VI recognized him as Earl of Richmond in November 1452. He married Lady Margaret Beaufort of the powerful Beaufort family in November of 1455 when she was only twelve years old. It was in the beginning of the Wars of the Roses that he was captured by the Yorkist Herbert family. He was imprisoned at Carmarthen Castle in South Wales where he caught the plague and died. King Henry VI, his only child was born posthumously at Pembroke Castle only two months after his death. (bio by: Cemetery Cop) 
 
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 Parents:
  Owen Tudor (1400 - 1460)
  Catherine of Valois (1401 - 1437)
 
 Spouse:
  Margaret Beaufort (1443 - 1509)
 
 Children:
   King Henry VII (1457 - 1509)*
 
 Siblings:
   Henry VI (1421 - 1471)**
  Jasper Tudor (1429 - 1495)*
  Edmund Tudor (1431 - 1456)
  Tacina Tudor (1433 - 1469)*
 
*Calculated relationship
**Half-sibling
 
Burial:
Saint David's Cathedral
Saint David's
Pembrokeshire, Wales
 
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Originally Created by: Cemetery Cop
Record added: Jul 04, 2009
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Rest in peace my 17th great grandfather.
- Patricia Williams Curry
 Added: Mar. 31, 2014
15th great-grand-uncle. Rest in peace.
- Dixie Shacklett Hatfield
 Added: Mar. 23, 2014
In memory of Edmund Tudor ~ RIP
- Laurel Robson
 Added: Mar. 19, 2014
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