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12th August 1596 – Henry Carey’s Burial

Henry Carey, 1st Baron Hunsdon and son of Mary Boleyn, was buried on the 12th August 1596 at Westminster Abbey. He was rumoured to be the son of Henry VIII. On his deathbed, his cousin, Elizabeth I, offered to create … Continue reading

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19th July 1543 – Mary Boleyn Dies

On the 19th July 1543, Mary Boleyn died. Mary was the sister of the late Anne Boleyn but much of her life is a mystery. We don’t know much about her (we even have to guess which sister was older). … Continue reading

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Mary Boleyn: The True Story of Henry VIII’s Favourite Mistress – Review

Mary Boleyn: The True Story of Henry VIII’s Favourite Mistress is a book written by Josephine Wilkinson. There isn’t a lot of information on Mary and so I found this book in my local library (however didn’t get to finish … Continue reading

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Catherine and Henry Carey – The King’s Children?

I posted an excerpt of the Anne Boleyn historical fiction novel I am working on the other day on my Facebook page and it is the part where Mary Boleyn is pregnant. The excerpt was this: ‘Mary has arrived home … Continue reading

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