Katherine Parr

Movement English Reformation
Born 1514
Died 1548
Significance Katherine was the sixth wife of Henry VIII. She is often considered to be the first Protestant Queen of England. She educated her two step-children, Edward VI and Elizabeth I, as Protestants. She also supported Protestant figures such as Hugh Latimer and Miles Coverdale. She also wrote two important works: Prayers and The Lamentation of a Sinner.
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