Biography of Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557

EVENTS

On 22 Sep 1515 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 was born to John Marck III Duke Cleves 1490-1538 (24) and Maria Jülich-Berg Duchess Cleves at Dusseldorf, Germany

Around 1539. Hans "The Younger" Holbein 1497- (42) . Portrait of Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (23) .

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On 13 Dec 1539 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) arrived at Calais. She was met by George Tailboys 2nd Baron Tailboys 1523-1540 (16) , Thomas Seymour 1st Baron Seymour Sudeley 1508-1549 (31) and William Fitzwilliam 1st Earl Southampton 1490-1542 (49) .

On 06 Jan 1540 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) was crowned as Queen Consort England

On 06 Jan 1540 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (48) and Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) were married by Thomas Cranmer Archbishop Canterbury 1489-1556 (50) at Palace of Placentia, Greenwich, Kent. Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) was crowned as Queen Consort England .

On 06 Jan 1540 Henry VIII King England and Ireland 1491-1547 (48) 's marriage to Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) was annulled. Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) was crowned as Queen Consort EnglandThomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (52) arranged.

On 30 Jan 1540 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (24) arrived at Blackheath, Greenwich, Kent. Henry Grey 1st Duke Suffolk 1517-1554 (23) carried the Sword of State. William Holles Lord Mayor 1471-1542 (69) , Charles Brandon 1st Duke Suffolk 1484-1545 (56) , Robert Radclyffe 1st Earl Sussex 1483-1542 (57) , John Vere 15th Earl Oxford 1471-1540 (69) , John Vere 16th Earl Oxford 1516-1562 (24) and Catherine Willoughby Duchess Suffolk 1519-1580 (20) were present.

On 16 Jul 1557 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (41) died at Chelsea Manor, Chelsea, Kensington and Chelsea

Around 16 Jul 1557 Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (41) was buried at Westminster Abbey, Westminster

ANCESTRY

Father: John Marck III Duke Cleves 1490-1538

GrandFather: John "Babymaker" Marck II Duke Cleves 1458-1521

1G GrandFather: John Marck I Duke Cleves 1419-1481

2G GrandFather: Adolph Marck I Duke Cleves 1373-1448

3G GrandFather: Adolph Marck Archbishop Cologne 1334-1394

4G GrandFather: Adolph Marck II Count Mark -1347

4G GrandMother: Margaret Cleves Count Mark -1341

3G GrandMother: Margaret Jülich Count Cleves, Count Mark

4G GrandFather: Gerhard VI Jülich

2G GrandMother: Marie Valois-Burgundy Duchess Cleves 1393-1466

3G GrandFather: John "Fearless" Valois-Burgundy Duke Burgundy 1371-1419

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" Valois-Burgundy II Duke Burgundy 1342-1404

4G GrandMother: Margaret Dampierre Duchess Burgundy 1348-1405

3G GrandMother: Margaret Wittelsbach Duchess Burgundy 1363-1423

4G GrandFather: Albert Wittelsbach I Duke Bavaria 1336-1404

4G GrandMother: Margaret Silesia

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Valois-Burgundy Duchess Cleves 1439-1483

2G GrandFather: John Valois-Burgundy II Count Nevers 1414-1491

3G GrandFather: Philip Valois-Burgundy II Count Nevers 1389-1415

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" Valois-Burgundy II Duke Burgundy 1342-1404

4G GrandMother: Margaret Dampierre Duchess Burgundy 1348-1405

3G GrandMother: Bonne Artois Duchess Burgundy 1396-1425

4G GrandFather: Philip Artois Count Eu 1357-1397

4G GrandMother: Marie Valois Count Eu

2G GrandMother: Jacqueline Ailly Count Nevers

GrandMother: Mathilde Hesse Duchess Cleves

1G GrandFather: Henry Hesse III Margrave Upper Hesse

Mother: Maria Jülich-Berg Duchess Cleves