20 May 1536 – Henry VIII moves on

Posted By on May 20, 2017

I’ve written about this many times but it still gets to me every time! I still get very cross.

On the day after the execution of Queen Anne Boleyn, his second wife, Henry VIII became betrothed to Jane Seymour, sister of Edward and Thomas Seymour. The dispensation for their marriage had even been issued on the day of Anne’s execution. Can you believe it?

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