As it happens, Tudor was born the same year as Owen, in a town not far away.
Henry Tudor, who had a weak claim to the throne, became Henry VII, founding the Tudor dynasty.
The Tudor period is well-trodden ground in historical fiction and I admit I picked this book up wearily, thinking I knew it all.
On his “Certificate of Employment during the War,” Tudor is listed as a farm laborer.
His weak, thin, arms, and lopsided shoulders would have presented exactly the sort of impression that the Tudor writers gave him.
In short, the Tudor system represents, in the most complete form possible, the State regulation of private industry.
"I am afraid there is a mixture of truth in what he says," said Mrs. Tudor, at last.
I understood that you and Mr. Tudor were dining at the Glynns' to-night.'
You are almost the last person I should have looked to for a sentiment about Tudor foundations.
This treatise on the middle Tudor period is one of the most fascinating historical treatises in the whole range of literature.
1779, from Welsh surname Tewdwr, used of the line of English sovereigns from Henry VII to Elizabeth I, descended from Owen Tudor, who married Catherine, widowed queen of Henry V. Applied from 1815 to a style of architecture prevalent during these reigns. The name is the Welsh form of Theodore.