- Created by: Ravvenn_001
- Created on: 31-08-19 12:43
In the times that Elizabeth wanted to become Queen, it was very diificult for her to become Queen. There were many factors that contributed to this, such as:
Succession- Elizabeth was yet to produce an heir, in the past there had been wars when people were not sure who would become ruler after a monarch's death. In 1562, Elizabeth contracted smallpox and nealy died, this highlighed how uncertain her future was.
Religion- Elizabet's father Henry, had broken away from the Catholic Church in order to obtain a divorce. After Henry's death, Edward had continued to establish England as a Protestant country. However when her sister Mary became Queen she reversed all the changes and made England Catholic agian. Elizabeth was Protestant but she was also practical, she did…