Margaret Pole, 8. Countess of Salisbury, eigentlich Margaret Plantagenet (* 14.August 1473 in Bath/Somerset; † 28. Mai 1541 in London), war eine englische Adlige und Angehörige der Königsdynastie der Plantagenets sowie Märtyrerin.
Margaret Plantagenet, Countess of Salisbury (14 August 1473 – 27 May 1541), also called Margaret Pole, as a result of her marriage to Sir Richard Pole, was the only surviving daughter of George Plantagenet, Duke of Clarence, a brother of Kings Edward IV and Richard III (all sons of Richard Plantagenet, 3rd Duke of York), by his wife Isabel Neville.
May 27, 2010 · The Fall of the Poles. At the beginning of King Henry VIII’s reign, she was in favour. The King allowed her to become the 8th Countess of Salisbury and she was the Lady Mary’s godmother and governess, but things went rather pear-shaped when her son, Reginald Pole, spoke out against the King’s annulment of his marriage to Catherine of Aragon.
Lady Margaret Beaufort (usually pronounced: / ˈ b oʊ f ər t / BOH-fərt or / ˈ b juː f ər t / BEW-fərt; 31 May 1441/43 – 29 June 1509) was a major figure in the Wars of the Roses of the late fifteenth century, and mother of King Henry VII of England, the first Tudor monarch.
La bienheureuse Margaret Pole, 8 e comtesse de Salisbury, dite aussi « Margaret Plantagenêt », née le 14 août 1473 au château de Farleigh (en) , et exécutée le 27 mai 1541 à la tour de Londres, est la seconde fille de Georges Plantagenêt , duc de Clarence et d'Isabelle Neville, la fille de Richard Neville, comte de Warwick.
The House of Lancaster was a cadet branch of the royal House of Plantagenet. The first house was created when King Henry III of England created the Earldom of Lancaster —from which the house was named—for his second son Edmund Crouchback in 1267.
Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick KG (22 November 1428 – 14 April 1471), known as Warwick the Kingmaker, was an English nobleman, administrator, and military commander. The eldest son of Richard Neville, 5th Earl of Salisbury , he became Earl of Warwick through marriage, and was the wealthiest and most powerful English peer of his age ...