Anne Boleyn

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Anne Boleyn
Copy o a portrait paintit c. 1534
Queen consort o Ingland
Tenur28 May 1533 – 17 May 1536
Coronation1 June 1533
Bornc. 1501/07[1]
Blickling Hall, Norfolk or Hever Castle, Kent
Dee'd(1536-05-19)19 Mey 1536 (aged 28–35)
Touer o Lunnon, Lunnon
SpouseHenry VIII o Ingland
IssueElizabeth I o Ingland
FaitherThomas Boleyn, 1st Earl o Wiltshire
MitherLady Elizabeth Howard
ReleegionAnglican, umwhile Roman Catholic[2]
SeegnaturAnne Boleyn's signature

Anne Boleyn (/ˈbʊlɪn/, /bəˈlɪn/ or /bʊˈlɪn/)[3][4] (c. 1501[1] – 19 Mey 1536) wis Queen o Ingland frae 1533 tae 1536 as the seicont wife o Keeng Henry VIII an Marquess o Pembroke in her ain richt.[5]

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. 1.0 1.1 Earlier historians considered 1507 tae be the acceptit date but in 1981, the airt historian Hugh Paget successfully demonstratit that a letter Anne haed written in 1513 frae Brussels when she wis a maid o honour in that court, a poseetion which wis anly open tae a 12- or 13-year-auld, wis nae the haund o a sax-year-old. [Ives – Life & Death of Anne Boleyn]
  2. Ives, page 230
  3. Jones, Daniel Everyman's English Pronouncing Dictionary 12th edition (1963)
  4. Wells, John C. (1990). Longman pronunciation dictionary. Harlow, England: Longman. p. 83. ISBN 0-582-05383-8. entry "Boleyn"
  5. Ives, pp.158–59, p.388 n32, p.389 n53; Warnicke, p.116. Anne is also called "marchioness".