See for a discussion on Anne Boleyn's royal blood. All the six wives descended from Edward III and therefore also Edward I, his grandfather.
Catherine of Aragon descended from Edward III through her maternal great-grandmother Catherine of Lancaster, daughter of John of Gaunt, who was son of Edward III.
Jane Seymour was descended from Edward III through the maternal Clifford side of her family, who descended from Edward III's son, Lionel of Antwerp.
Anne of Cleves' great-grandparents (Johan I of Cleves and Elizabeth of Nevers) were descended from Margaret of England, Duchess of Brabant, daughter of Edward I.
Catherine Howard - see the Howard side in the post on Anne Boleyn's royal blood.
Catherine Parr - Her maternal great-great-grandparents, Sir Thomas Greene, Sheriff of Northamptonshire, and Lady Philippa Ferrers, were descended from Elizabeth of Rhuddlan, daughter of Edward I.


Please note: Comment moderation is currently enabled so there will be a delay between when you post your comment and when it shows up.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. Learn how your comment data is processed.