Mary of York
|Mary of York|
|Born||11 August 1467|
Windsor Castle, Berkshire
|Died||23 May 1482 (aged 14)|
Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, London
|Burial||28 May 1482|
Mary of York was born on 11 August 1467 at Windsor Castle. She was the second child of Edward IV of England and his queen Elizabeth Woodville. Mary was baptised soon after her birth. One of her sponsors was archbishop of Canterbury Thomas Bourchier.
She had nine siblings (Elizabeth of York, Cecily of York, Edward V of England, Margaret of York, Richard of Shrewsbury, 1st Duke of York, Anne of York, George Plantagenet, Duke of Bedford, Catherine of York and Bridget of York) and two half brothers from her mother.
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|Ancestors of Mary of York|
- Everett Green, Mary Anne (1851). Lives of the Princesses of England. Longman, Brown, Green, Longman and Robers. pp. 395–403.
- Panton, James (2011). Historical Dictionary of the British Monarchy. Scarecrow Press. p. 336. ISBN 0810874970.
- Tighe, Robert Richard; Davis, James Edward (1858). Annals of Windsor. p. 385.
- Weir, Alison (3 December 2013). Elizabeth of York: A Tudor Queen and Her World. Random House Publishing Group. p. PT94. ISBN 978-0-345-52138-5.