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The Last Days of Henry VIII: Conspiracy, Treason and Heresy at the Court of the Dying Tyrant by Robert Hutchinson http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B006HAPQI8/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_ukLMwb1EAEBN5

The Last Days of Henry VIII: Conspiracy, Treason and Heresy at the Court of the Dying Tyrant by Robert Hutchinson http://www.amazon.co.uk/dp/B006HAPQI8/ref=cm_sw_r_pi_dp_ukLMwb1EAEBN5

Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, 1st Earl of Ormond was an English diplomat and politician in the Tudor era.  Born: 1477, Hever Castle Died: March 12, 1539 Spouse: Elizabeth Boleyn, Countess of Wiltshire Children: Anne Boleyn, Mary Boleyn, George Boleyn, 2nd Viscount Rochford Parents: Lady Margaret Butler, William Boleyn Siblings: Anne Shelton, James Boleyn

Thomas Boleyn, Earl of Ormonde and Wiltshire, Viscount Rochford, by Holbein The Royal Collection. Eric Ives reidentified the sitter as James Butler, Earl of Ormonde.

'Last ever' painting of Henry VIII uncovered in Wiltshire: http://www.dailymail.co.uk/news/article-2539831/Henry-VIIIs-painting-uncovered-Wiltshire.html

'Last ever' painting of Henry VIII uncovered in Wiltshire

Thomas Cromwell letter to Henry VIII before Anne of Cleves marriage discovered  - Telegraph

Thomas Cromwell letter to Henry VIII before Anne of Cleves marriage discovered

Thomas Cromwell letter to Henry VIII before Anne of Cleves marriage discovered - Telegraph

Henry VIII & Ladies of Court, by Hans Holbein the Younger who was welcomed into the humanist circle of Thomas More, where he quickly built a high reputation. After returning to Basel for four years, he resumed his career in England in 1532. This time he worked under the patronage of Anne Boleyn and Thomas Cromwell. By 1535, he was King's Painter to King Henry VIII. composed by piedcrow

Henry VIII & Ladies of Court, by Hans Holbein the Younger who was welcomed…

This is the banner that was used in the 1536 - 1537 uprising against Henry VIII, the Pilgrimage of Grace, which was led by Robert Aske. In the rebellion, people marched under the banners of the five wounds of Christ, in opposition to the religious changes that were being made by Henry VIII. The rebels were pardoned and offered some terms in December 1536 but 200 leaders, including Aske, were arrested and executed less than six months later.

This is the banner that was used in the 1536 - 1537 uprising against Henry VIII, the Pilgrimage of Grace, which was led by Robert Aske. In the rebellion, people marched under the banners of the five.

Hampton Court - the Great Watching Chamber built in honor of Jane Seymour after she gave birth to Henry VIII's son and heir. The room's name comes from the presence of royal guards in the room protecting Henry VIII.

Hampton Court Palace, the Great Watching Chamber, built in honour of Jane Seymour after she gave birth to Henry VIII's son and heir. The room's name comes from the presence of royal guards in the room protecting Henry VIII.

Henry the VIII's room at Hampton Court | The ghost of one of Henry VIII's wives, Katherine Howard, is supposed to appear in this area, The Haunted Gallery near the Chapel Royal.  She escaped her apartments where she was being held captive for crimes of treason, and fled to meet Henry when he emerged from the Chapel, pleading for mercy.

Chapel royal at Hampton court. The ghost of Katherine Howard, wife of Henry VIII, reportedly appears here. She escaped her apartments, where she was being held for crimes of treason & fled to meet Henry who was emerging from the chapel at the time

Catherine of Aragon Catherine of Aragon    This miniature shows Catherine at the age of about 40 after many unsuccessful pregnancies.It was painted from life for the king's personal collection by court painter Lucas Horenbout, circa 1525.

Katherine of Aragon wife of Henry VIII the IHS brooch she is wearing which is a catholic theme is the same one that Jane Seymore wears in her Holbein portrait her daughter Mary 1 wears a cross in the family portrait almost the same

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