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English Consorts Quiz

Can you name the consorts of various English monarchs? 30 Questions.

 
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1

Match these kings to their consorts!

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Left

  • William I "The Conqueror"
  • Edward III
  • Henry VII
  • George IV

Right

  • Matilda of Flanders
  • Philippa of Hainault
  • Caroline of Brunswick
  • Elizabeth of York

2

Who was the second wife of Edward I?

  • Eleanor of Castile
  • Joanna of Brabant
  • Margaret of France
  • Eleanor of Aquitaine

3

Put these wives of Henry VIII in the order he married them:

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  • Catherine of Aragon
  • Katherine Parr
  • Jane Seymour
  • Katherine Howard

4

Which warrior Queen was the leader of the Lancastrian faction in the Wars of the Roses after the incapacitation of her husband?

  • Anne of Bohemia
  • Ermengarde of Bavaria
  • Melisande of Jerusalem
  • Margaret of Anjou

5

Who was John of Gaunt's mistress and then third wife who was the founder of the Beaufort dynasty?

  • Elizabeth de Bohun
  • Katherine Swynford
  • Anne Stanhope
  • Mary Guildford

6

What was the name of Lady Jane Grey's disputed consort?

  • Lord Guildford Dudley
  • Lord Henry Darnley
  • Lord Jasper Tudor
  • Lord Robert Dudley

7

Match these consorts to their famous children:

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Left

  • Elizabeth of York
  • Mary de Bohun
  • Anne Boleyn
  • Henrietta Maria of France

Right

  • Henry VIII
  • Elizabeth I
  • Henry V
  • Charles II

8

On the knowledge that she was getting married to which person did Princess Mary, daughter of James II, cry and refuse to marry?

  • William II "Rufus"
  • Edmund of Langley
  • William III of Orange
  • Henry VIII

9

Put in chronological order these consorts:

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  • Catherine of Valois
  • Catherine of Braganza
  • Matilda of Scotland
  • Albert of Saxe-Coburg-Gotha

10

Who was the consort of King George V?

  • Adeliza of Louvain
  • Mary of Teck
  • Helena Neville
  • Elizabeth Bowes-Lyon

11

Which of these Kings did not marry?

  • John
  • Edward II
  • George III
  • William II "Rufus"

12

Catherine, wife of Henry V, was from which royal house?

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13

Which king was supposedly married to the Quaker Hannah Lightfoot, possibly illegitimising his children with his consort, Queen Charlotte?

  • George III
  • Richard the Lionheart
  • George I
  • William IV

14

Which king had 17 recognised children, and none with his wife and consort?

  • Henry II
  • Charles II
  • John
  • Henry IV

15

Match these Queens to their consorts:

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Left

  • Empress Matilda
  • Mary I
  • Anne
  • Victoria

Right

  • Albert of Saxe-Coburg and Gotha
  • Philip II of Spain
  • Geoffrey of Anjou
  • George of Denmark

16

Who was the consort of Edward II, who overthrew him and installed their son as a puppet ruler with her lover?

  • Joan of Lusignan
  • Catherine of Aragon
  • Margaret of Anjou
  • Isabella of France

17

Who was the most married Queen Consort of England?

  • Eleanor of Aquitaine
  • Katherine Parr
  • Catherine of Valois
  • Joan Beaufort

18

Which Queen Consort was forbidden from remarrying after the death of her husband without the permission of her infant son, but remarried Owen Tudor, her servant, in secret, founding the Tudor dynasty?

  • Empress Matilda
  • Mary of Modena
  • Catherine of Valois
  • Isabella of Angouleme

19

Put these consorts in the order they ruled:

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  • Margaret of Anjou
  • Philippa of Hainault
  • Anne of Bohemia
  • Jane Seymour

20

Match these women to their famous children:

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Left

  • Empress Matilda
  • Cecily Neville
  • Anne Hyde
  • Mary of Modena

Right

  • Henry II
  • James Stuart "The Old Pretender"
  • Edward IV
  • Mary II

21

Match the monarchs to their consorts:

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Left

  • Henry III
  • Edward IV
  • Richard III
  • James I

Right

  • Eleanor of Provence
  • Anne of Denmark
  • Elizabeth Woodville
  • Anne Neville

22

Who was the lover of Isabella of France, and helped depose her husband, before being executed by her son?

  • Robert Dudley
  • Richard Neville
  • George Villiers
  • Roger Mortimer

23

Eleanor of Aquitaine was the first Queen Consort for which royal house?

  • Stuart
  • Lancaster
  • York
  • Plantagenet

24

Put these children of Philippa of Hainault in the order of their birth:

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  • Lionel of Antwerp
  • John of Gaunt
  • Thomas of Woodstock
  • Edward, the Black Prince

25

Put these children of Elizabeth of York in the order of their birth:

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  • Arthur, Prince of Wales
  • Mary, Queen of France
  • Henry VIII
  • Margaret, Queen of Scotland

26

Which Queen Consort was the mother of the doomed Princes in the Tower?

  • Eleanor of Castile
  • Lady Jane Grey
  • Isabella of France
  • Elizabeth Woodville

27

Who was the unloved wife of Richard the Lionheart, who he abandoned to go crusading?

  • Caroline of Ansbach
  • Adelaide of Saxe-Meiningen
  • Berengaria of Navarre
  • Anne of Denmark

28

What did the divorce of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon become known as?

  • He's going for a younger model
  • The King's Great Matter
  • The Divorce Settlement
  • The Division of Assets

29

Which consort was also Queen in her own right?

  • Mary II
  • Eleanor of Aquitaine
  • Alexandra of Denmark
  • Mary of Modena

30

Put these consorts in chronological order:

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  • Margaret of Anjou
  • Caroline of Ansbach
  • Henrietta Maria of France
  • Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh

 

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