The Lost Boleyns – Claire’s still digging!

| August 29, 2011

The Lost Boleyns – Claire’s still digging!

I am still on the trail of the lost Boleyns, the boys Thomas and Henry thought to have died in infancy or childhood, so don’t worry, I’m like a dog with a bone! But while I was doing some research on the Boleyn family this weekend, trying to find sources for what authors write about […]

Anne Boleyn’s Irish Roots – Lady Margaret Butler and the Butlers of Kilkenny Castle

| March 17, 2011

Anne Boleyn’s Irish Roots – Lady Margaret Butler and the Butlers of Kilkenny Castle

As today is St Patrick’s Day – Happy St Patrick’s Day to all our Irish visitors! – I thought it was only fitting to look at Anne Boleyn’s Irish roots. “Anne Boleyn was Irish?!”, I hear you cry! Well, no, but she was descended from a noble family’s whose family seat was in Ireland through […]