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1

What were the 3 main threats to Henry VII?

-Perkin Warbeck
-Lambert Simnel
-economic rebellions (Yorkshire + Cornwall)

2

who did Perkin Warbeck claim to be?

Richard, Duke of York

3

how long did the threat of Perkin Warbeck last for?

Nov 1491 - Nov 1499 (8 yrs)

4

where and when did he make his first public appearance?

Nov 1491 in Cork

5

where did Warbeck go after Ireland?

France and Charles VIII

6

how did Henry end French support of warbeck?

-Treaty of Étaples (3 Nov 92)
-Charles agreed he wouldn't support Henry's rebels

7

where did warbeck go after France?

Low countries

8

who supported Warbeck in LC?

Margaret of Burgundy and Maximilian

9

what did Henry do to M of B and Maximilian?

antagonised them - making the threat more serious

10

what happened in ENG in jan + feb 1495?

-several men put on trial for treason for their contact w/ Warbeck
-including sir William stanley

11

when was sir William Stanley executed?

16 feb 1495

12

when was warbeck received by James IV?

27 Nov 1495

13

when was the Scottish invasion launched?

17 sept 1496

14

how far did the Scottish invasion get?

4 miles before retreating

15

who did Lambert simnel pretend to be?

Edward, earl of Warwick

16

who brought Lambert simnel to Ireland?

priest, Richard Simon

17

which foreign power supported Lambert Simnel?

Margaret of Burgundy (Ed IV's sister)

18

who had gone to Burgundy to persuade MofB to support Simnel?

viscount Lovell

19

how did MofB support Simnel?

she supplied them with German and Swiss mercenaries and their leader, Martin Schwartz

20

what happened on 24 May 1487?

-Lambert Simnel crowned Edward VI before mixed group of rebels
-included earl of Kildare and Martin Schwartz

21

who was the most prominent noble to support simnel in England?

earl of Lincoln

22

when was the battle of stoke?

16 June 1487

23

how many men did the rebels have at stoke? how ddi this compare to royal army?

-lead by Lincoln a force of 8000 men
-heavily outnumbered by royal forces

24

how did the battle of stoke play out?

-battle was close and not an easy victory for Henry
-royals eventually won
-Lincoln and Schwartz killed fighting

25

what were the two main economic rebellions in Henry VII's reign?

Yorkshire and Cornwall

26

what caused the Yorkshire rebellion?

-1489 parl voted £100,000 to support Henry's invasion of France
-resented in Yorkshire & Durham as they felt they were placed under an undue burden as they also had to defend against Scots

27

when did the Yorkshire rebellion begin? who was the leader?

- 20 April 1489
-led by yeoman, Robert Chamber

28

what happened to Earl of Northumberland in Yorkshire rebellion?

-struggled to control revolt
-28 April murdered by rebels

29

who squashed the Yorkshire rebellion?

earl of Surrey, who led royal army

30

what caused the Cornwall rebellion?

-taxation voted in parl of Jan 1497
-Tax for preparations to resist against invasions of Warbeck and James IV
-Cornish had unfair burden in amount of tax paid and men and ships taken