Lord Hugh Seymour's younger son, Sir Horace Beauchamp Seymour, was the father of Frederick Beauchamp Paget Seymour, Baron Alcester. Sir Michael Seymour. A younger branch of the great house of Seymour is said to have settled in Ireland in the reign of Elizabeth, from which Sir Michael Seymour, 1st Baronet (1768–1834
Jane’s family enjoyed Henry’s favour until the end of his reign. On the accession of Edward VI to the throne, Jane’s brother, Edward Seymour, earl of Hertford, became regent as lord protector with the title duke of Somerset. Another brother, Thomas Seymour of Sudeley, was lord high admiral from 1547 to 1549.
Jane Seymour (* um 1509; † 24. Oktober 1537 im Hampton Court Palace , London ) war die dritte der sechs Ehefrauen des englischen Königs Heinrich VIII. Da sie niemals offiziell gekrönt wurde, war sie für die 17 Monate ihrer Ehe offiziell lediglich Royal Consort von England und Irland.
Edward Seymour, Lord Hertford was busy securing the body of the new King, Edward VI. Within a matter of days, the provisions in Henry VIII’s will were ignored. As opposed to a council of equals to manage the regency of the nine-year-old Edward, Lord Hertford was made Lord Protector, essentially king in all but name.