Marguerite of France, Queen of England, Guest Article by Susan Abernethy

 Marguerite of France, Queen of England by: The Freelance History Writer, Susan Abernethy Marguerite of France, Queen of England It’s very rare to find a royal love story but Marguerite of France’s marriage fits the bill. Even though there was over forty years difference in age between Marguerite and her husband King Edward I, they … [More]

Princess Mary Tudor, King Louis XII of France & the Duke of Suffolk

13 August 1514 Princess Mary of England, sister to Henry Vlll, was married by proxy to the aged King Louis Xll of France to help strengthen the alliance between the two countries.  On 9 October 1514 they were officially married.  Just 82 days later on 1 January 1515 King Louis XII abruptly died. Mary had made an agreement … [More]