Jane Seymour, Queen consort of England (1508 - 1537) MP

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Place of Burial: Benfleet, UK
Birthplace: Wolf Hall, Wiltshire, England
Death: Died in Hampton Court Palace, Middlesex, England
Cause of death: Puerperal fever
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About Jane Seymour, Queen consort of England

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Jane Seymour

Queen consort of England

Tenure 30 May 1536 – 24 October 1537

Proclamation 4 June 1536

Spouse Henry VIII of England (1536-1537)


Edward VI of England

Father John Seymour

Mother Margery Wentworth

Born 10 October 1508

Died 24 October 1537 (aged 29)

Hampton Court Palace

Religion Catholic


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1. [S3409] Caroline Maubois, "re: Penancoet Family," e-mail message to Darryl Roger Lundy, 2 December 2008. Hereinafter cited as "re: Penancoet Family."

2. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family: A Complete Genealogy (London, U.K.: The Bodley Head, 1999), page 153. Hereinafter cited as Britain's Royal Family.

3. [S11] Alison Weir, Britain's Royal Family, page 154.

4. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume III, page 175. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.

-------------------- Jane Seymour was born in 1509/10 at Wulfhall, Savernake Forest, Wiltshire, England.2 She was the daughter of Sir John Seymour and Margaret Wentworth. She married Henry VIII Tudor, King of England, son of Henry VII Tudor, King of England and Elizabeth Plantagenet, on 30 May 1536 at Whitehall Palace, Whitehall, London, England.2 She died on 24 October 1537 at Hampton Court Palace, Kingston-upon-Thames, London, England, in childbirth.2 She was buried on 12 November 1537 at St. George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire, England.

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Lady Jane Seymore's Timeline

October 10, 1508
Wolf Hall, Wiltshire, England
May 20, 1536
Age 27
October 12, 1537
Age 29
Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, England
October 12, 1537
Age 29
Hampton Court Palace, Richmond upon Thames, London, Middlesex, England
October 24, 1537
Age 29
Hampton Court Palace, Middlesex, England
November 12, 1537
Age 29
St. George's Chapel, Windsor, Berkshire, England
None; she could only write her name.
She died in childbirth