Definition of Parr, Katherine in English:

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Parr, Katherine

Pronunciation: /pɑː/
(1512–48), sixth and last wife of Henry VIII. Having married the king in 1543, she influenced his decision to restore the succession to his daughters Mary and Elizabeth (later Mary I and Elizabeth I respectively).

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