Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset
1500 – 1552
Who was Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset?
Edward Seymour, 1st Duke of Somerset, KG, was Lord Protector of England during the minority of his nephew King Edward VI, in the period between the death of King Henry VIII in 1547 and his own indictment in 1549.
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- Kingdom of England
- Jan 22, 1552
Tower of London
- Resting place
- Church of St Peter ad Vincula
on July 23, 2013
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