Biography of Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536

Family Trees

Paternal Family Tree: Boleyn

Descent

Kings Wessex: Great x 20 Grand Daughter of Aethelwulf King Wessex -858

Kings Gwynedd: Great x 11 Grand Daughter of Owain "Great" King Gwynedd 1100-1170

Kings Seisyllwg: Great x 17 Grand Daughter of Hywel "Dda aka Good" King Seisyllwg, King Deheubarth 880-950

Kings Powys: Great x 12 Grand Daughter of Maredudd ap Bleddyn King Powys 1047-1132

Kings England: Great x 7 Grand Daughter of Edward "Longshanks" I King England 1239-1307

Kings Scotland: Great x 13 Grand Daughter of Duncan "The Sick" I King Scotland 1001-1040

Kings Franks: Great x 11 Grand Daughter of Louis VII King Franks 1120-1180

Kings France: Great x 8 Grand Daughter of Philip "Bold" III King France 1245-1285

Timeline

Around 1501 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 was born to Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 and Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538

In 1523 Henry Percy 6th Earl Northumberland 1502-1537 and Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 were secretly betrothed but the bethrothal broken off when his father Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527 refused to support their engagement.

On 01 Sep 1532 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 was created 1st Marquess Pembroke with Henry VIII performing the investiture at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539, Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545, Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554, Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551, Jean Dinteville, Edward Lee Archbishop York 1482-1544, John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 were present. Stephen Gardiner Bishop Winchester 1483-1555 read the Patent of Creation .

Henry and Anne Visit France

Around Nov 1532 Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 met with Francis I King France 1494-1547 at Calais. Henry Howard 1516-1547 was present.

Marriage of Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn

On 25 Jan 1533 Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 were married by Rowland Leigh Bishop Coventry and Lichfield at Whitehall Palace. Thomas Heneage 1480-1553 and Henry Norreys 1482-1536 witnessed.

Coronation of Anne Boleyn

On 01 Jun 1533 the six months pregnant Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 was crowned Queen Consort England by Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 at Westminster Abbey, Westminster.See Coronation of Anne Boleyn.
John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 bore the Crown. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 carried the Salt. Margaret Paternal Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535 rode in the procession. William Coffin Master 1495-1538 was appointed as Master of the Horse. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 served as Lord Sewer. Henry Parker 1513-1552 and William Coffin Master 1495-1538 were knighted. Thomas Berkeley 6th Baron Berkeley 1505-1534 and Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle 1507-1560 were created Knight of the Bath. Margaret Paternal Marchioness Dorset 1487-1535 rode in the procession. Arthur Hopton 1489-1555 attended.

On 07 Sep 1533 Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 was born to Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536.

On 21 Aug 1535 Nicholas Poyntz 1510-1556 visited by Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 at Acton Court, Iron Acton, Gloucestershire

On 29 Jan 1536 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 miscarried a boy.

Funeral of Catherine of Aragon

On 29 Jan 1536 Catherine of Aragon was buried at Chancel, Peterborough Cathedral, Peterborough, Northamptonshire at a service for a Princess rather than Queen. Eleanor Brandon 1519-1547 was Chief Mourner. Henry VIII refused their daughter Henry VIII permission to attend.On the same day Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 miscarried a boy; regarded as the start of Anne's demise.

On 02 May 1536 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 arrested

Trial of Anne Boleyn

On 02 May 1536 Queen Anne Boleyn was charged with treason and accused of 'despising her marriage and entertaining malice against the King, and following daily her frail and carnal lust'.Her trial was held at King's Hall in the Tower of London..
Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 was appointed Lord High Steward and presided. Henry Howard 1516-1547 attended. Henry Pole 1st Baron Montagu 1492-1539 was one of the judges. Elizabeth Browne Countess Worcester 1502-1565 was the principal witness.
The jurors were:
Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545,
Edward Clinton 1st Earl Lincoln 1512-1585,
Thomas Fiennes 9th Baron Dacre Gilsland 1515-1541
George Hastings 1st Earl Huntingdon 1487-1544,
Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543,
John Mordaunt 1st Baron Mordaunt 1480-1562,
Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549,
Henry Parker 11th Baron Marshal, 10th Baron Morley 1476-1556,
Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby 1509-1572,
Thomas Stanley 2nd Baron Monteagle 1507-1560,
John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540,
Thomas Wentworth 1st Baron Wentworth 1501-1551,
Henry Somerset 2nd Earl Worcester 1496-1549,
Henry Percy 5th Earl Northumberland 1478-1527,
Thomas Burgh 7th Baron Cobham Sternborough, 5th Baron Strabolgi, 1st Baron Burgh 1488-1550,
Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539,
William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544,
Henry Fitzalan 19th Earl Arundel 1512-1580,
Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544,
Edward Powers Lord Powers,
William Sandys 1st Baron Sandys Vyne 1470-1540,
Thomas Ware,
Andrew Windsor 1st Baron Windsor 1467-1543, and
George Brooke 9th Baron Cobham 1497-1558.

After 19 May 1536 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 was buried at St Peter ad Vincula Church, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London

Execution of Anne Boleyn

On 19 May 1536 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 was beheaded at Tower Green, Tower of London, Tower Hill, City of London witnessed by Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545, Catherine Carey 1524-1569 and Henry Fitzroy Tudor 1st Duke 1519-1536..

Ancestry

Father: Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539

GrandFather: William Boleyn 1451-1505

Great GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor 1406-1463

Great Great GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn 1380-1440

Great Great GrandMother: Alice Unknown

Great GrandMother: Ann Hoo 1424-

Great Great GrandFather: Thomas Hoo 1st Baron Hoo and Hastings 1396-1455

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Wychingham

GrandMother: Margaret Butler 1465-1537

Great GrandFather: Thomas Butler 7th Earl Ormonde 1426-1515

Great Great GrandFather: James "White Earl" Butler 4th Earl Ormonde 1393-1452

Great Great GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp Countess Ormonde

Great GrandMother: Anne Hankford Countess Ormonde 1431-1485

Great Great GrandFather: Richard Hankford 1397-1431

Great Great GrandMother: Anne Montagu Duchess Exeter -1457

Mother: Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538

GrandFather: Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524

Great GrandFather: John Howard 1st Duke Norfolk 1425-1485

Great Great GrandFather: Robert Howard 1385-1437

Great Great GrandMother: Margaret Mowbray Baroness Grey Ruthyn 1388-1459

Great GrandMother: Katherine Moleyns

GrandMother: Elizabeth Tilney Countess Surrey 1444-1497

Great GrandFather: Frederick Tilney 1416-1445

Great Great GrandFather: Philip Tilney 1400-1453

Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Cheney 1422-1473

Great Great GrandFather: Lawrence Cheney 1396-1461

Great Great GrandMother: Elizabeth Cockayne 1394-1422