Flashcards in Threats to Henry VII Deck (32)
What were the 3 main threats to Henry VII?
-economic rebellions (Yorkshire + Cornwall)
who did Perkin Warbeck claim to be?
Richard, Duke of York
how long did the threat of Perkin Warbeck last for?
Nov 1491 - Nov 1499 (8 yrs)
where and when did he make his first public appearance?
Nov 1491 in Cork
where did Warbeck go after Ireland?
France and Charles VIII
how did Henry end French support of warbeck?
-Treaty of Étaples (3 Nov 92)
-Charles agreed he wouldn't support Henry's rebels
where did warbeck go after France?
who supported Warbeck in LC?
Margaret of Burgundy and Maximilian
what did Henry do to M of B and Maximilian?
antagonised them - making the threat more serious
what happened in ENG in jan + feb 1495?
-several men put on trial for treason for their contact w/ Warbeck
-including sir William stanley
when was sir William Stanley executed?
16 feb 1495
when was warbeck received by James IV?
27 Nov 1495
when was the Scottish invasion launched?
17 sept 1496
how far did the Scottish invasion get?
4 miles before retreating
who did Lambert simnel pretend to be?
Edward, earl of Warwick
who brought Lambert simnel to Ireland?
priest, Richard Simon
which foreign power supported Lambert Simnel?
Margaret of Burgundy (Ed IV's sister)
who had gone to Burgundy to persuade MofB to support Simnel?
how did MofB support Simnel?
she supplied them with German and Swiss mercenaries and their leader, Martin Schwartz
what happened on 24 May 1487?
-Lambert Simnel crowned Edward VI before mixed group of rebels
-included earl of Kildare and Martin Schwartz
who was the most prominent noble to support simnel in England?
earl of Lincoln
when was the battle of stoke?
16 June 1487
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
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
what were the two main economic rebellions in Henry VII's reign?
Yorkshire and Cornwall
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
when did the Yorkshire rebellion begin? who was the leader?
- 20 April 1489
-led by yeoman, Robert Chamber
what happened to Earl of Northumberland in Yorkshire rebellion?
-struggled to control revolt
-28 April murdered by rebels
who squashed the Yorkshire rebellion?
earl of Surrey, who led royal army