Flashcards in Henry VII - Claimants to the Throne Deck (10)
Name three leaders who supported the claim of Perkin Warbeck.
James IV of Scotland
the Holy Roman Emperor
Charles VIII of France
Which claimant ended his life working as a royal falconer?
Which two Yorkists had disappeared in 1483 (making claims easier)?
The Princes in the Tower - Edward V and Richard, Duke of York
Which queen generated support for Lambert Simnel?
Margaret of Anjou (Henry VI's widow)
In which battle was Lambert Simnel captured?
What was the date of this battle?
16th June 1487
In which country were both claimants crowned King?
What was the main reason for adults choosing Lambert Simnel as a claimant?
He was easy to control (historians also think that he may have had learning difficulties which made him even easier to control).
What did Perkin Warbeck do that led to his execution?
He tried to run away after Henry VII promised to spare his life.
Which royal lady generated support for Perkin Warbeck?
Margaret of York (Edward IV's sister)