Biography of Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539

GENERAL

Paternal Family Tree: Boleyn

EVENTS

Around 1477 Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 was born to William Boleyn 1451-1505 (26) and Margaret Butler 1465-1537 (12) at Hever Castle, Hever, Kent

In 1498 Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (21) and Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538 (18) were married

Around 1499 Mary Boleyn 1499-1543 was born to Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (22) and Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538 (19)

Around 1501 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 was born to Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (24) and Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538 (21)

Around 1503 George Boleyn 2nd Viscount Rochford 1503-1536 was born to Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (26) and Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538 (23) at Blickling Hall, Blickling, Norfolk

On 27 Jun 1503 Margaret Tudor Countess Angus 1489-1541 (13) left for Scotland at Richmond Palace, Richmond, Surrey accompanied by Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (26) , Edward Howard 1476-1513 (27) , Richard Neville 2nd Baron Latimer Snape 1468-1530 (35) and Ralph Ogle 3rd Baron Ogle 1468-1512 (34) .

On 24 Jun 1509 at the Coronation of Henry VIII and Catherine of Aragon Edward Stafford 3rd Duke Buckingham 1478-1521 (31) , Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (32) and Thomas Howard 2nd Duke Norfolk 1443-1524 (66) attended. Henry Clifford 1st Earl Cumberland 1493-1542 (16) was knighted. Robert Dymoke 1461-1544 (48) attended as the Kings's Champion. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (26) was created Knight of the Bath and served as Lord Sewer.

In 1511 Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (34) was appointed as Sheriff Kent

In Feb 1511 on Day 2 of the tournament the Answerers included: Richard Tempest, Thomas Lucy, Henry Guildford, Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (27) , Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (34) , Richard Grey, Leonard Grey 1st Viscount Grane 1479-1541 (32) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (38) , Edmund Howard 1478-1539 (33) and Henry Stafford 1st Earl Wiltshire 1479-1523 (32) .

In 1523 Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (46) was appointed 281st Knight Garter: Henry VIII

On 08 Dec 1529 Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (52) was created 1st Earl Wiltshire (6C 1529), 1st Earl Ormonde (6C 1529), 1st Viscount Rochford. Elizabeth Howard Countess Wiltshire, Countess Ormonde 1480-1538 (49) by marriage Earl Wiltshire (6C 1529), Earl Ormonde (6C 1529).

In 1530 Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (53) was appointed as Lord Privy Seal

On 01 Sep 1532 Anne Boleyn Queen Consort England 1501-1536 (31) was created 1st Marquess Pembroke with Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (41) performing the investiture at Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (55) , Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (48) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (59) , Eleanor Paston Baroness Ros Helmsley 1495-1551 (37) , Jean Dinteville, Edward Lee Archbishop York 1482-1544 (50) , John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (57) were present. Stephen Gardiner Bishop Winchester 1483-1555 (49) read the Patent of Creation .

On 10 Sep 1533 Edward Stanley 3rd Earl Derby 1509-1572 (24) , Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (56) , Henry Grey 4th Earl Kent 1495-1562 (38) and George Boleyn 2nd Viscount Rochford 1503-1536 (30) supported the train of the mantle.

On 15 Oct 1537 Edward VI King England and Ireland 1537-1553 was christened by John Stokesley Bishop London 1475-1539 (62) at the Chapel Royal, Hampton Court Palace, Richmond, Surrey. Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (48) performed the Baptismal Rites, and was appointed Godfather. Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (64) and Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) were Godparents. Henry Bourchier 2nd Earl Essex, 3rd Count Eu -1540 carried the Salt. Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (53) was Godfather and supported the Marchioness of Exeter. Richard Long 1494-1546 (43) was knighted. Thomas Cromwell 1st Earl Essex 1485-1540 (52) , Philip Boteler 1492-1545 (44) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (57) attended. Mary Scrope 1476-1548 (61) carried Lady Mary's train. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) carried a covered basin. Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) carried the canopy. Edward Seymour 1st Duke Somerset 1500-1552 (37) helped his young niece the future Elizabeth I to carry the Crisom. Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) supported his wife Gertrude Blount Countess Devon 1503-1558 (33) to carry the child. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60) bore a taper of virgin wax. William Fitzalan 18th Earl Arundel 1476-1544 (61) carried the train of the Prince's robe. The future Elizabeth Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1533-1603 (4) carried the Chrisom. Christopher Barker -1550 proclaimed the Prince's titles. Arthur Hopton 1489-1555 (48) attended. .

On 12 Nov 1537 Jane Seymour Queen Consort England 1509-1537 was buried at Henry VIII Vault, Quire, St George's Chapel, Windsor Castle, Windsor, Berkshire. Mary Tudor I Queen England and Ireland 1516-1558 (21) was Chief Mourner. Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (60) , Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (53) , John Gage Lord Chamberlain 1479-1556 (58) , Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (20) , Thomas Howard 3rd Duke Norfolk 1473-1554 (64) , Thomas Manners 1st Earl Rutland 1492-1543 (45) , Ralph Neville 4th Earl Westmoreland 1498-1549 (39) , Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (54) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (66) and Henry Courtenay 1st Marquess Exeter 1496-1539 (41) attended.

On 12 Mar 1539 Thomas Boleyn 1st Earl Wiltshire, 1st Earl Ormonde 1477-1539 (62) died

ANCESTRY

Father: William Boleyn 1451-1505

GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn Lord Mayor 1406-1463

1G GrandFather: Geoffrey Boleyn 1380-1440

2G GrandFather: Thomas Boleyn 1350-1411

2G GrandMother: Anne Bracton

1G GrandMother: Alice Unknown

GrandMother: Ann Hoo 1424-

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

2G GrandFather: Thomas Hoo 1370-1420

3G GrandFather: William Hoo 1335-1410

4G GrandFather: Thomas Hoo 1319-1380

4G GrandMother: Isabel St Leger

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Wychingham

Mother: Margaret Butler 1465-1537

GrandFather: Thomas Butler 7th Earl Ormonde 1426-1515

1G GrandFather: James "White Earl" Butler 4th Earl Ormonde 1393-1452

2G GrandFather: James Butler 3rd Earl Ormonde 1359-1405

3G GrandFather: James Butler 2nd Earl Ormonde 1331-1382

4G GrandFather: James Butler 1st Earl Ormonde 1305-1338

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Bohun Countess Ormonde 1304-1363

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Darcy Countess Ormonde 1322-1390

4G GrandFather: John Darcy 1st Baron Darcy Knayth 1280-1347

4G GrandMother: Joan Burgh Countess Kildare 1300-1359

2G GrandMother: Anne Welles Countess Ormonde 1360-1397

3G GrandFather: John Welles 4th Baron Welles 1334-1361

4G GrandFather: Adam Welles 3rd Baron Welles 1304-1345

4G GrandMother: Margaret Bardolf Baroness Welles -1333

3G GrandMother: Maud Ros Baroness Welles -1388

4G GrandFather: William Ros 2nd Baron Ros Helmsley 1285-1343

4G GrandMother: Margery Badlesmere Baroness Ros Helmsley 1308-1363

1G GrandMother: Joan Beauchamp Countess Ormonde

2G GrandFather: William Beauchamp 1st Baron Bergavenny 1343-1411

3G GrandFather: Thomas Beauchamp 11th Earl Warwick 1313-1386

4G GrandFather: Guy Beauchamp 10th Earl Warwick 1272-1315

4G GrandMother: Alice Tosny Countess Warwick 1284-1347

3G GrandMother: Katherine Mortimer Countess Warwick 1314-1369

4G GrandFather: Roger Mortimer 1st Earl March 1287-1330

4G GrandMother: Joan Geneville Baroness Mortimer Wigmore, 2nd Baroness Geneville 1286-1356

2G GrandMother: Joan Fitzalan Baroness Bergavenny

3G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 9th Earl Surrey, 11th Earl Arundel 1346-1397

4G GrandFather: Richard Fitzalan 10th Earl Arundel, 8th Earl Surrey 1306-1376

4G GrandMother: Eleanor Plantagenet Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey 1318-1372

3G GrandMother: Elizabeth Bohun Countess Arundel, Countess Surrey 1350-1385

4G GrandFather: William Bohun 1st Earl Northampton 1309-1361

4G GrandMother: Elizabeth Badlesmere Countess Northampton 1313-1356

GrandMother: Anne Hankford Countess Ormonde 1431-1485

1G GrandFather: Richard Hankford 1397-1431

2G GrandFather: Richard Hankford -1419

3G GrandFather: William Hankford 1350-1423

3G GrandMother: Cristina Unknown

1G GrandMother: Anne Montagu Duchess Exeter -1457

2G GrandFather: John Montagu 3rd Earl Salisbury 1350-1400

3G GrandFather: John Montagu 1st Baron Montagu, 3rd Baron Monthermer 1330-1390

4G GrandFather: William Montagu 1st Earl Salisbury 1301-1349

4G GrandMother: Catherine Grandison Countess Salisbury 1304-1349

3G GrandMother: Margaret Monthermer Baroness Montagu, 3rd Baroness Monthermer -1395

4G GrandFather: Thomas Monthermer 2nd Baron Monthermer 1301-1340

4G GrandMother: Margaret Brewes Baroness Monthermer

2G GrandMother: Maud Francis Countess Salisbury