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date: 17 November 2019


(act. c. 1450–1471)
  • A. J. Pollard


Yorkists (act.c. 1450–1471), were a group of lords and their followers who supported Richard, duke of York (1411–1460), and subsequently his son Edward, earl of March, later Edward IV (1442–1483), first in opposition to Henry VI and then on the throne of ...

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