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six - 1547 - illegitimate - 1533 - Jane Seymour - Protestantism - Thomas Seymour - 1558 - 2 and half - imprisoned - Anne Boleyn
Elizabeth was born in ______ . Her parents were Henry VIII and ______. Her mother was beheaded when she was ______ years old and she was declared ______. Henry's new queen ______ was kind to her but she died when Elizabeth was ______ years old. After Henry VIII's death in ______ he was taken in by Henry's sixth and surviving wife, Katherine Parr but had to leave because Katherine's husband ______ was paying her too much attention.
Elizabeth's brother Edward had changed the religion of England to ______ . After he died , Elizabeth's sister Mary became queen. Mary was a Catholic and saw Elizabeth, a Protestant, as a threat. Elizabeth was ______.
When Mary died in ______ Elizabeth became queen of England.
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