The Tudor dynasty or House of Tudor was a royal house of Welsh and English origin, descended in the male line from the Tudors of Penmynydd. Tudor monarchs…
The House of Tudor ruled England for 118 years. The tyrranical and bloodstained Henry VIII (1509-47), is famous for having six wives, executing two of them and bringing about the Reformation in England. The heraldic symbol of the dynasty, the red and white Tudor rose, combines the red rose of theHouse of Lancaster with the white rose of York.