The Woodvilles

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Edward IV married Elizabeth Woodville in secret much to the annoyance of Hastings and Warwick (his closest advisers), instead of marrying who he was supposed to, Bona of Savoy. 
This was one of the reasons why Warwick rebelled against Edward in 1469.

The Woodville family were seen as social climbers. They were resented by members…


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