Lady Anne Elizabeth Hoo of Hastings

Brief Life History of Anne Elizabeth

Lady Anne (the elder*) was the daughter of Sir Thomas Hoo, First Baron Hoo and Hastings of Bedford and Hastings, and his first wife Elizabeth Wychingham. Ann married Geoffrey Boleyn (d.1463), Lord Mayor of London. She was the great grandmother of Queen Anne Boleyn (d.1536) and great great grandmother of Queen Elizabeth I (1533-1603). She had a half sister also named Anne (the younger).

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Family Time Line

Geoffrey Boleyn
1406–1463
Lady Anne Elizabeth Hoo of Hastings
1425–1484
Marriage: 1439
Lady Alice Boleyn
1438–1485
Ann Boleyn
Isabella Boleyn
1440–1510
Cecily Boleyn
1442–1458
Lord Thomas Boleyn
1444–1471
Simon Boleyn
1447–1482
William Boleyn
1451–
Sir William Boleyn
1451–1505
Elizabeth Boleyn
1459–1485
Jane Boleyn
1460–1510

Sources (16)

  • Anne Hoo Boleyn, "Find A Grave Index"
  • Anna in entry for William, Sir Boleyne, "Ireland Deaths, 1864-1870"
  • Geoffrey Boleyn (1406-1462) in Family Group Records Collection, Archives Section, 1942-1969; https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3QS7-L9QT-JWFZ?cc=2060211&wc=WWJR-JJB%3A352088201%2C353690801

World Events (1)

1455 · Wars of the Roses

Wars of the Roses was a series of English civil wars for control of the throne of England between the royal families House of Lancaster and the House of York. The name of the war was derived as the red rose was the symbol of the Lancastrians and the white rose was the symbol of the Yorks.

Name Meaning

Some characteristic forenames: Chinese: Chi, Wai Lam, Wing, Beng, Chin, Gan, Hing, Hui, Kee, Lai, Lai Ching, Mei-Mei.

Chinese:

variant Romanization of the surname Hu .

Dictionary of American Family Names © Patrick Hanks 2003, 2006.

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