|Born||22 September 1515||Born At|
|Died||16 July 1557||Buried At|
|Born||22 September 1515 /|
|Died||16 July 1557 /|
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Anne (of Cleves) (b.1515 - d.1557)
+Henry (VIII, King of England 1509-1547) (b.1491 - d.1547)
Anne of Cleves was born in Dusseldorf, Germany.
Anne of Cleves left Calais and sailed across the Channel to England where she travelled on to Deal Castle.
The King met Anne of Cleves at Rochester Castle before moving on to Greenwich in preparation for their marriage.
Henry VIII and Anne of Cleves were married. Although Henry was disappointed that Anne did not resemble her portrait the marriage went ahead as planned.
The marriage of Henry VIII to Anne of Cleves was annulled just a few months after the marriage. Anne agreed to an annual income and the use of several lavish homes in England.
Just weeks after the marriage to Anne of Cleves was annulled Henry VIII married Catherine Howard his fifth wife.
Mary Tudor arrived at London to a huge welcome. Entering through Aldgate she was met by Elizabeth, Anne of Cleves and many others. Mary quickly ordered the release of her supporters that had been locked up at the Tower of London. The Duke of Northumberland and his supporters were placed in the Tower of London to await trial and execution.
Anne of Cleves died. Since the divorce from Henry VIII Anne had been given a good annual income and use of several homes.
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