Tudor Relatives






The Tudor relatives profiled here are among the most fascinating figures in English history. The tragic histories of Lady Jane Grey and Mary, queen of Scots, the tangled love lives of Henry VIII's sisters, and the neglected tale of Lady Catherine Grey bring Tudor England to vivid life.

Follow the links on this page to learn more about the Tudor relatives. You can also visit Tudor England: Images to view portraits. Primary Sources includes contemporary chronicles and letters.


portrait of Mary, queen of Scots, 1558, in celebration of her first marriage

to Tudor England

the above portrait is of Mary, queen of Scots


Mary, queen of Scots
Catholic heir to Elizabeth I's throne


Lady Jane Grey
The 'Nine Days Queen'

Princess Mary Tudor
queen of France and duchess of Suffolk

Princess Margaret Tudor
queen of Scotland

Lady Catherine Grey
sister of the tragic Jane Grey