Richard III’s Elusive Queen: A look at Anne Neville with Amy Licence

Richard III’s Elusive Queen: A look at Anne Neville with Amy Licence

Anne Neville, the wife of King Richard III of England.

Anne Neville, the wife of King Richard III of England.

Faye Marsay as Anne Neville in "The White Queen" (2013)

Faye Marsay as Anne Neville in "The White Queen" (2013)

The White Queen - queen Anne Neville

The White Queen - queen Anne Neville

Lady Anne Neville (1456–1485)-daughter of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (the "Kingmaker"), wife of Edward, Prince of Wales & wife of King Richard III of England. A main character in the Wars of the Roses (Yorks vs. Lancasters). She married Edward, Prince of Wales sealing an alliance to the House of Lancaster. After Edward dies, the dowager Princess of Wales married Richard of Gloucester; brother of King Edward IV-House of York. She became Queen when Richard seized the crown in 1483.

Lady Anne Neville (1456–1485)-daughter of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (the "Kingmaker"), wife of Edward, Prince of Wales & wife of King Richard III of England. A main character in the Wars of the Roses (Yorks vs. Lancasters). She married Edward, Prince of Wales sealing an alliance to the House of Lancaster. After Edward dies, the dowager Princess of Wales married Richard of Gloucester; brother of King Edward IV-House of York. She became Queen when Richard seized the crown in 1483.

Photo of anne and richard for fans of The White Queen BBC.

Photo of anne and richard for fans of The White Queen BBC.

Anne Neville, , 2nd daughter of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (the "Kingmaker"). Wife King Richard III. A main character in the Wars of the Roses (Yorks vs. Lancasters).

Anne Neville, , 2nd daughter of Richard Neville, Earl of Warwick (the "Kingmaker"). Wife King Richard III. A main character in the Wars of the Roses (Yorks vs. Lancasters).

Lady Anne Neville, Queen Consort of Richard III (1456-1485). The young widow was an English noblewoman, the daughter of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick. She became Princess of Wales as the wife of Edward of Westminster. Her only son with Richard III died young and she herself died at the age of 28. She is the last Plantagenet queen.

Lady Anne Neville, Queen Consort of Richard III (1456-1485). The young widow was an English noblewoman, the daughter of Richard Neville, 16th Earl of Warwick. She became Princess of Wales as the wife of Edward of Westminster. Her only son with Richard III died young and she herself died at the age of 28. She is the last Plantagenet queen.

Tomb of Edward of Middleham, only child of Richard III and Queen Anne Neville

Tomb of Edward of Middleham, only child of Richard III and Queen Anne Neville

Anne Neville (1456 - 1485). Wife of Richard III. Queen from 1483 - 1485. Richard was said to be very in love with her. When he wanted to marry her, her sister, who was married to Richard's older brother, dressed Anne like a servant girl and forced her to work in the kitchen. Richard found her and ran away with her. They had one son, Edward of Middleham.

Who Were the Queens of England from the Houses of York and Lancaster?

Anne Neville (1456 - 1485). Wife of Richard III. Queen from 1483 - 1485. Richard was said to be very in love with her. When he wanted to marry her, her sister, who was married to Richard's older brother, dressed Anne like a servant girl and forced her to work in the kitchen. Richard found her and ran away with her. They had one son, Edward of Middleham.

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