Flashcards in C4: Edmund De La Pole, Earl Of Suffolk Deck (14)
Why was Edmund de la pope a threat?
Had a genuine claim to the throne
Nephew of Richard III
What happened to Edmunds brother?
Brother John killed in early reign of Henry
What happened to Edmund due to the action of his brother?
Forced to pay £5,000 to inherit fathers land
Unable to inherit fathers ducal title= humiliation
When did Edmund flee for the first time
1499 then 1501
What did Edmund call himself
The white rose
Who did Edmund ask support from
Burgundy and the Holy Roman emperor
What did Henry do to stop HRE support
Gave Philip £100,000
What did Philip do with the money that Henry gave him?
Took money and did nothing
What did Henry do to burgundy in 1505
Suspended all trade
What did Henry do to the trade with burgundy
Suspended it in 1505
What did Henry do to get De la pole back
When Philip blew into England, he had made deal to get him back
What happened to De La Pole after he came back to England
Imprisonsed in tower
How could you consider that De La Pole was a threat?
Henry’s actions to get him back