BIOGRAPHY OF ANNE OF CLEVES QUEEN CONSORT ENGLAND 1515-1557

GENERAL

Descent English Royalty: 9G Granddaughter Henry III King England

Descent French Royalty: 5G Granddaughter John "The Good" II King France

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 at Dusseldorf, Germany

Around 1539. Hans "The Younger" Holbein 1497-1543 (42). Portrait of Anne of Cleves Queen Consort England 1515-1557 (23).

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 during the Anne of Cleves Marriage

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. Thomas Audley 1st Baron Audley Waldon 1488-1544 (52)

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 12th Baroness Willoughby Eresby 1519-1580 (20)

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 (8G Grandson Henry III King England)

GrandFather: John "Babymaker" Marck II Duke Cleves 1458-1521 (7G Grandson Henry III King England)

1G GrandFather: John Marck I Duke Cleves 1419-1481 (7G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandFather: Adolph Marck I Duke Cleves 1373-1448 (7G Grandson Stephen I King England)

3G GrandFather: Adolph Marck Archbishop Cologne 1334-1394 (6G Grandson Stephen I King England)

4G GrandFather: Adolph Marck II Count Mark -1347

4G GrandMother: Margaret Cleves -1341 (5G Granddaughter Stephen I King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Jülich

4G GrandFather: Gerhard VI Jülich

2G GrandMother: Marie Valois-Burgundy 1393-1466 (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

3G GrandFather: John "Fearless" Valois-Burgundy Duke Burgundy 1371-1419 (6G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" Valois-Burgundy II Duke Burgundy 1342-1404 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Dampierre 1348-1405 (9G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Margaret Wittelsbach 1363-1423 (5G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Albert Wittelsbach I Duke Bavaria 1336-1404 (4G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Silesia

1G GrandMother: Elizabeth Valois-Burgundy 1439-1483 (6G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

2G GrandFather: John Valois-Burgundy II Count Nevers 1414-1491 (5G Grandson Henry III King England)

3G GrandFather: Philip Valois-Burgundy II Count Nevers 1389-1415 (6G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip "Bold" Valois-Burgundy II Duke Burgundy 1342-1404 (5G Grandson Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

4G GrandMother: Margaret Dampierre 1348-1405 (9G Granddaughter William "Conqueror" I King England)

3G GrandMother: Bonne Artois 1396-1425 (4G Granddaughter Henry III King England)

4G GrandFather: Philip Artois Count Eu 1357-1397 (3G Grandson Henry III King England)

4G GrandMother: Marie Valois (6G Granddaughter Henry "Curtmantle" II King England)

2G GrandMother: Jacqueline Ailly

GrandMother: Mathilde Hesse

1G GrandFather: Henry Hesse III Margrave Upper Hesse

Mother: Maria Jülich-Berg