Elizabeth of York
b.11 Feb 1466 Westminster Palace, Westminster, Middlesex, England
d.11 Feb 1503 Tower of London, Middlesex, England
m. 1 May 1464
m. 18 Jan 1483/84
Facts and Events
Elizabeth of York (11 February 1466 – 11 February 1503) was queen consort of England from 1486 until her death. She was the daughter of Edward IV, niece of Richard III and married Henry VII following Henry's victory at The Battle of Bosworth. She was the mother of Henry VIII and grandmother to his children Edward VI, Mary I, and Elizabeth I. Through her youngest surviving daughter Mary, she was great-grandmother to Lady Jane Grey, and through her eldest daughter, Margaret, she was grandmother, great-grandmother and great-great-grandmother to Scottish monarchs James V, Mary and James VI.