Elizabeth Tailboys was the daughter of Henry VIII's mistress, Bessie Blount and born only a year after Bessie's elder son, Henry Fitzroy, Duke of Richmond. Should she also have been a Fitzroy rather than a Tailboys? The evidence suggests that she should...
You can read more about my identificaton of Elizabeth Tailboys as Henry VIII's illegitimate daughter in my book, Bessie Blount (Amberley, 2011). Alternatively, I also wrote an article on my findings for The Anne Boleyn Files http://www.theanneboleynfiles.com/was-elizabeth-tailboys-the-daughter-of-henry-viii-guest-post-by-elizabeth-norton/
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Ambrose Dudley, from his tomb in Warwick