Ryedale Year 7 History Revision (Key Facts+Figures (In no particular…
Ryedale Year 7 History Revision
The Black Death
Life got worse
Had to pay more in the long term due to heavy decrease of workers
Life got worse due to increase in pay for workers
LINKS TO: Life got better for poor long term
Life got better
The ability to demand higher wages because of less workers
This made life better because they got more money for he same amount of work.
Steady increase in pay AFTER the black death
Specific evidence: 1346- 5p 1349- 5p 1353-10p
Break with Rome
The driving reason why Henry broke with Rome
Needed to control and be popular with his people
The majority of England were becoming Protestant and if Henry became Protestant he would be more popular with the majority of England.
Want of a male heir
An additional reason why Henry broke with Rome
Catherine of Aragon failed to give Henry a son,only a daughter, named Mary,
A woman at Henry's court, called Anne Boleyn, promised to give Henry the male heir he wanted
Henry broke with Rome to get a divorce and marry Anne Boleyn
An under lying reason for Henry to break with Rome
Henry needed money for his wars in France and his new palace, Hampton Court
The Catholic Church took a lot of money using a form of tax called tithe
Henry broke with Rome to get this money
An inspiring reason for Henry to break with Rome
Henry asked the Pope if he could have a divorce, the Pope said no. So Henry broke with Rome to get a divorce.
(In no particular order)
1 third of the population of England died in the Black Death
1533- Henry divorces Catherine of Aragon and marries Anne Boleyn
Edward I born 1538
1536- Anne Boleyn executed
The Black Death happened from 1358-1350
Henry VII reigned from 1509-1547 (38 years)
Henry VII died of a disease called gout.
1536- Henry marries Jane Seymour who gives birth to Edward 2 years later.
1536- smaller monasteries closed. 1539- Larger monasteries closed.