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Full image of Jasper Tudor, Henry VIII's great uncle. When Edward IV took the throne from Henry VI, (who was Jasper and Edmund's half brother & had declared his brothers legitimate), Edward immediately declared Jasper illegitimate (Edmund being dead by this time) & fearful that Jasper would claim the throne and put Henry VII, his nephew, as heir apparent, ordered them killed. Jasper and Henry VII went into exile abroad until Henry came back to defeat Edward's brother, Richard III, at Bosworth.
Jasper Tudor son of Owen Tudor and Katherine of Valois (widow of Henry V) and half brother of Henry VI. Brother of Edmund Tudor (father of the future Henry VII). Jasper played a major role on behalf of the Lancastians in the Wars of the Roses and was with his nephew Henry Tudor in exile in Brittany. He married during Henry VII's reign, but had no legitimate heir.
Catherine of Valois (27 October 1401 – 3 January 1437) was the Queen consort of England from 1420 until 1422. She was the daughter of Charles VI of France, wife of Henry V of England, mother of Henry VI of England, and through her secret marriage with Owen Tudor, the grandmother of Henry VII of England. Catherine's older sister Isabella was queen of England from 1396 until 1399, as the child bride of Richard II.
1457-1509 Edmund Tudor Earl of Richmond cousin Edmund Tudor, 1st Earl of Richmond (1430[contradiction] – 1 or 3 November 1456), also known as Edmund of Hadham (Welsh: Edmwnd Tudur), was the father of King Henry VII of England and a member of the Tudor family of Penmynydd, North Wales.