Jasper Tudor, Duke of Bedford
b.abt 1431 Hatfield, Hertfordshire, , England
d.bet 21 Dec 1495 and 26 Dec 1495
m. BET 1387 AND 1420
m. 7 Nov 1485
Facts and Events
Jasper Tudor, 1st Duke of Bedford, 1st Earl of Pembroke, KG (Welsh: Siasbar Tudur) (c. 1431 – 21/26 December 1495) was the uncle of King Henry VII of England and the architect of his successful conquest of England and Wales in 1485. He was from the noble Tudor family of Penmynydd in North Wales.
Jasper Tudor bore the arms of the kingdom, with the addition of a bordure azure with martlets or (that is, a blue border featuring golden martlets).