Pilgrimage of Grace

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  • Created on: 11-03-19 20:12
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  • Pilgrimage of Grace
    • Aims
      • Reverse the changes to Religion
      • Demands that Henry fire his corrupt ministers
    • Key events
      • 1st October 1536: 10,000 men marched to Lincoln
      • 10th October 1536: Robert Aske led 30,000 men to York
      • December 1536: Duke of Norfolk met rebel leaders to negotiate
      • January 1537: New rebellion in Yorkshire and the King went back on his word because of the violence.
    • Causes
      • Changes to Religion
        • Henry wanted a divorce and the power the Catholic Church had.
        • Henry VIII made himself the new head of the Church of England
      • Poor harvests had raised food prices
      • Rumours of taxes over births, marriages and deaths
    • Key Individuals
      • Robert Aske
        • Member of the gentry who led the Yorkshire rebels
    • Methods
      • Marches under the 5 wounds of Christ
      • Mass marches
      • Negotiations with the King and Duke fo Norfolk
    • Outcomes
      • Nothing, The King went back on his word
        • He left the Catholic Church
        • He dissolved monasteries and raised taxes anyway
  • Nothing, The King went back on his word
    • He left the Catholic Church
    • He dissolved monasteries and raised taxes anyway

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