MARGARET (POLE, COUNTESS OF SALISBURY ~ (1473-1541) ~ (1st cousin 15x removed)

Margaret Pole, Plantagenet of York, Lady Pole, 8th Countess of Salisbury, (Saint Margaret) – 1473–1541 BIRTH 14 AUGUST 1473 • Farleigh Hungerford Castle, Somerset, EnglandDEATH 27 MAY 1541 • (aged 67) Tower of London, London, England (beheaded) 1st cousin 15x removed Poor cousin Maggie. Her life was so difficult. From her traumatic childhood to the horrendous botched beheading at the Tower …

MARY I, “BLOODY MARY”, daughter of Henry VIII & Catherine of Aragon (1516–1558) ~ (1st cousin 14x removed)

Sometimes during the research of my family tree, I find that one ancestor (Queen Mary I, aka “Bloody Mary”) was responsible for another ancestor’s death (John Rogers, “the Martyr”) who Mary had burned at the stake as he was a heretic. Mary burned a lot of people as she believed heretics should die by fire. …

ELIZABETH I, QUEEN OF ENGLAND ~ 1533-1603 ~ 1st cousin 14x removed

Elizabeth I Tudor, Queen of England, “The Virgin Queen, Gloriana, Good Queen Bess” (1st Cousin 14x removed) 1533–1603 BIRTH 7 SEPTEMBER 1533 • Greenwich, Royal Borough of Greenwich, Greater London, England DEATH 24 MARCH 1603 • Richmond, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England At some point, we’re all related to one another. Even if you don’t believe in …

REVERAND JOHN ROGERS ~ 1507-1555 ~ Martyr burned at the stake ~ 13th GGF

John Rogers (the Martyr) (13th GGF) 1507–1555 BIRTH 4 FEB 1507 • Birmingham, Warwickshire, England DEATH 4 FEB 1555 • Warwick, Nottinghamshire, England 13th great-grandfather Rev. John Rogers was a sixth generation Rogers who chose to become a clergyman. He was born circa 1500 in the parish of Aston, near Birmingham at the family home ‘Deritend’. He was educated at Pembroke …

THOMAS MATTHEW ROGERS ~ MAYFLOWER COMPACT ~ 1565-1621 ~ 11th Great-Grandfather

Thomas Matthew (Fitz) Rogers, The Pilgrim Rogers [Thomas Fitz Rogers] (Mayflower) (11th GGF) 1565–1621 BIRTH 11 JUL 1565 • Stratford on Avon, Warwickshire, England DEATH 20 FEB 1610 [DIFF. 1621] • Stratford, Warwick, Warwickshire, England [diff. Plymouth, Plymouth, Mass. USA] 11th great-grandfather Thomas Rogers (Mayflower passenger) From Wikipedia, the free encyclopediaJump to navigationJump to searchMayflower in Plymouth Harbor by William Halsall (1882) Thomas Rogers (c. 1571 …

JANE SEYMOUR ~ 3rd wife of Henry VIII ~ 1508-1537 ~ 12th Great-Great Aunt

Jane Seymour – Tudor Queen Consort of England, 3rd Wife of King Henry VIII, Tudor Dynasty (12th GG Aunt) 1508–1537 BIRTH OCT 1508 • Hampton-Court Palace, Richmond-Upon-Thames, Londen DEATH 24 OCT 1537 • Hampton Court, London Borough of Richmond upon Thames, Greater London, England 12th great-grandaunt Jane Seymour From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia  (Redirected from Queen Jane Seymour)Jump to navigationJump to searchThis article …

CAPTAIN CHRISTOPHER JOHN MARTIN (Captain of the Mayflower) ~ 10th GGF

Christopher John MARTIN [Mayflower Society], Captain, London Merchant Adventurer, Pilgrim, Churchwarden of Plymouth, Pilgrim Provisioner, Mayflo (10th GGF) 1575–1621 BIRTH 11 AUGUST 1575 • Billerica, Essex, England DEATH 18 JAN 1621 • Scituate, Plymouth County, Massachusetts 10th great-grandfather When Captain Christopher John Martin (Capt of Mayflower) was born on August 11, 1582, in Billericay, Essex, England, his father, John, was 36 …