Henry Tudor, who had a weak claim to the throne, became Henry VII, founding the Tudor dynasty.
As it happens, Tudor was born the same year as Owen, in a town not far away.
The Tudor period is well-trodden ground in historical fiction and I admit I picked this book up wearily, thinking I knew it all.
His weak, thin, arms, and lopsided shoulders would have presented exactly the sort of impression that the Tudor writers gave him.
On his “Certificate of Employment during the War,” Tudor is listed as a farm laborer.
In short, the Tudor system represents, in the most complete form possible, the State regulation of private industry.
The Tudor period was also the time when great rivalry in dress existed.
I understood that you and Mr. Tudor were dining at the Glynns' to-night.'
By the time we have done with it—for all practical purposes—it will be a Tudor manor-house.
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.