Henry VIII was also n Founder of the Anglican Reformation n Founder of the Royal Navy n Respector of all rights of Parliament
Henry VIII n 1509 married with Catherine of Aragon n His reign had two periods: n 1) European politics n 2) Succession, Church
1st period n Cardinal Wolsey n lots of wars - European politics n Only a daughter Mary - Divorce?
2nd period n Cromwell, anti-ecclesiastical policy n Abolishment of all payments to Rome n Ecclesiastical legislation under royal approval n Monasteries were suppressed, then dissolved n 1534 Act of Supremacy
Succession? n Anne Boleyn - Elizabeth executed for infidelity n Jane Seymor - Edward, died n Anna Cleves: German Protestant n Catherine Howard - beheaded n Catherine Parr: survived him
Henry VIII died 1547 n Edward - child king n Bloody Mary n Elizabeth I