Name: Margaret Bourchier
Suffix: Baroness Bryan
Birth: 1468 in Yorkshire
Death: 1551 1
Occupation: Governess to Princesses Mary & Elizabeth
Change Date: 24 APR 2009
Governess first to Princess Mary Tudor (b 1516), later to Princess Elizabeth Tudor.
Her second and third husbands were David Zouche and John Sands, respectively. These marriages were childless.
A grateful Henry VIII recognized Margaret Bryan as a baroness in her own right.
(Elizabeth: The Struggle for the Throne? by David Starkey)
She was, according to her own account, made a Baroness (Baroness Bryan?) by the King.
Elizabeth called her "Muggie".
Father: Humphrey Bourchier b: ABT 1440
Mother: Elizabeth Tylney
BEF FEB 1495
- Note: Margaret mentioned in father in law?s will.
- Elizabeth Bryan b: ABT 1490
- Type: Book
Periodical: Edward VI: the young King: the protectorship of the Duke of Somerset?
Author: Wilbur Kitchener Jordan