The Grey Sisters: Katherine & Mary (Part 2)

December 22, 2017 Moniek 0

Lady Mary Grey was just eight years old when her elder sister Jane and her father were executed. With the aide of her mother Frances, the two sisters were soon back at court. She was still there when Queen Mary I died and was succeeded by Queen Elizabeth I. Neither of the Grey sisters attended [read more]

The Grey Sisters: Katherine & Mary (Part 1)

December 15, 2017 Moniek 3

Lady Jane Grey is best known as the nine-day Queen of England who was eventually executed for treason in the reign of Queen Mary I. Her younger sisters Katherine and Mary survived the upheaval, but they would both suffer the wrath of Queen Mary’s successor, Elizabeth I. Katherine was born on 25 August 1540 while Mary [read more]

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