Anne Hoo, of Hastings

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Lady Anne Elizabeth Boleyn (Hoo), Hastings

Also Known As: "Anne Hastings", "Anne Hoo", "Anne (Hastings) Hoo", "Anne Elizabeth Boleyn (Hoo)"
Birthplace: Blickling, Norfolk, England (United Kingdom)
Death: June 06, 1484 (54-63)
Norwich Cathedral, Norwich, Norfolk, England (United Kingdom)
Place of Burial: Norwich, Norfolk, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Sir Thomas Hoo, Lord of Hoo and Hastings and Lady Elizabeth Wychingham, Baroness of Hoo and of Hastings
Wife of Sir Geoffrey Boleyn II, Lord Major of London and Sir Thomas Fenys, Kt.
Mother of Alice Fortescue; Isabel Cheney; Cecily Boleyn; Simon Boleyn, Chaplain of Salle; Geoffrey Boleyn and 3 others
Half sister of Anne Copley; Eleanor Carew; Elizabeth Hoo and Jane Copley

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About Anne Hoo, of Hastings

  • Anne Hastings1,2,3,4
  • F, #15411, b. circa 1420, d. 1484
  • Father Sir Thomas Hoo, Lord Hoo & Hastings, Sheriff of Bedfordshire & Buckinghamshire, Chancellor in France & Normandy2,3,5 b. b 1398, d. 13 Feb 1455
  • Mother Elizabeth Wychingham5 b. c 1404, d. b 1445
  • Anne Hastings was born circa 1420; Age 30+ in 1455.4 She married Sir Geoffrey Boleyn, Lord Mayor, Sheriff, Alderman, & Burgess of London, son of Sir Geoffrey Boleyne and Alice Bracton, circa 1435; They had 3 sons (Thomas, Esq; Sir William; & Simon) & 4 daughters (Isabel, wife of William Cheyne, Esq., of Easchurch, Isle of Sheppey; Anne, wife of Sir Henry Heydon; Alice, wife of Sir John Fortescue; & Cecily).2,3,4 Anne Hastings married Sir Thomas Fiennes after 1463. Anne Hastings died in 1484; Buried in Norwich Cathedral, Norfolk.4
  • Family Sir Geoffrey Boleyn, Lord Mayor, Sheriff, Alderman, & Burgess of London b. c 1405
  • Children
    • Anne Boleyn+4 b. c 1436
    • Alice Boleyn+4 b. c 1438
    • Isabella Boleyn b. c 1440, d. 23 Apr 1485
    • Cecily Boleyn b. c 1442
    • Sir Thomas Boleyn b. 1444, d. 30 Apr 1471
    • Simon Boleyn b. c 1446, d. 3 Aug 1482
    • Sir William Boleyn+6,2,3,4 b. c 1451, d. 10 Oct 1505
  • Citations
  • 1.[S4159] Unknown author, Magna Charta Sureties, 1215, 4th Ed., by F. L. Weis, p. 150; Plantagenet Ancestry of 17th Century Colonists, by David Faris, p. 47; Stemmata Robertson, p. 215, 228.
  • 2.[S16] Douglas Richardson, Magna Carta Ancestry, 2nd Edition, Vol. I, p. 385.
  • 3.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. II, p. 55.
  • 4.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 308.
  • 5.[S4] Douglas Richardson, Royal Ancestry, Vol. III, p. 307-308.
  • 6.[S5] Douglas Richardson, Plantagenet Ancestry, p. 179.
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  • Ann Hoo
  • F, #3253, b. circa 1425, d. circa 1484
  • Last Edited=7 Feb 2013
  • Ann Hoo was born circa 1425. She was the daughter of Thomas Hoo, 1st Lord Hoo and Elizabeth Wychingham. She married Sir Geoffrey Boleyn, son of Thomas Boleyn and Anne Bracton. She died circa 1484.
  • Her married name became Boleyn.
  • Children of Ann Hoo and Sir Geoffrey Boleyn
    • 1.Sir William Boleyn+ d. 1505
    • 2.Anne Boleyn+
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  • Geoffrey BOLEYN (Lord Mayor of London)
  • Died: 1471
  • Buried: Norwich Cathedral
  • Father: Geoffrey BOLEYN of Salle
  • Mother: Alice ?
  • Married: Anne HOO (b. 1425 - d. 1484) (dau. of Thomas, 1° Baron Hoo and Hastings, and Elizabeth Wychingham)
  • Children:
    • 1. Elizabeth (Alice) BOLEYN
    • 2. Isabella BOLEYN
    • 3. Alice BOLEYN
    • 4. Anne BOLEYN
    • 5. Thomas BOLEYN (b. 1445 - d. 1471)
    • 6. William BOLEYN (Sir)
    • 7. Cecily BOLEYN (b. 1452)
  • From: BOLEYN (Lord Mayor of London)
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  • Sir Geoffrey or Jeffery Boleyn (1406–1463) was a London merchant and Lord Mayor.
  • Geoffrey Boleyn was the son of Geoffrey Boleyn (d. 1440) yeoman of Salle, Norfolk, and Alice,[1] and grandson of Thomas Boleyn (d. 1411) of Salle and Anne, an heiress, daughter of Sir John Bracton, a Norfolk knight. He went to London, was apprenticed to a hatter, and became a freeman of the city through the Hatter’s Company in 1428. In 1429 he transferred to a grander livery company, the Mercers’ Company, of which he became master in 1454.[2] As a wealthy mercer he served as a Sheriff of London in 1447, as member of parliament for the city in 1449, as alderman in 1452, and Lord Mayor of London in 1457/8,[3] and was knighted[4] by King Henry VI.[5] He purchased the manor of Blickling in Norfolk from Sir John Fastolf in 1452, and Hever Castle in Kent in 1462.[5] .... etc.
  • Boleyn married Anne Hoo ( 1424 - 1484), the only child of Thomas Hoo, Baron Hoo and Hastings (d. 13 February 1455), by his first wife Elizabeth Wychingham, by whom he had two sons and five daughters:
    • Sir Thomas Boleyn (d. 1471/2).
    • Sir William Boleyn (d.1505), mercer, who married Margaret Butler, daughter and co-heiress of Thomas Butler, 7th Earl of Ormond.[16]
    • Isabella (1434–85) who married Henry Aucher (1410–60).
    • Alice Boleyn b.abt.1438 d. abt. 1480 m. Sir John Fortescue of Punsborne, Hatfield, Herts d. 1500.
    • Anne Boleyn (born c.1440), ,[citation needed] second daughter, who married Sir Henry Heydon (d.1504), by whom she had eight children. She died c.1509.[17]
    • Cecily Boleyn b.abt.1442.
    • Elizabeth Boleyn b.abt.1459.
  • Sir Geoffrey Boleyn died in 1471.[5] He and his wife Anne were the great-grandparents of Queen Anne Boleyn.[18]
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Ann Boleyn [Hoo] was the daughter of Thomas Hoo, 1st Lord Hoo and Elizabeth Hoo [Wychingham].

She was born c 1425; died 1484

She married Sir Geoffrey Boleyn on c 1444. He was born c 1425, son of Thomas Boleyn and Anne Bracton; died 1463.

They had the following children:

i Thomas who was born 1445 at Blickling, Norfolk; died 1471

ii William who was born 1449 at Blickling, Norfolk; died October 1505

iii Anne who was born 1450 at Blickling, Norfolk

iv Alice who was born 1452 at Blickling, Norfolk

v Isabel who was born 1453 at Blickling, Norfolk

vi Cecily who was born 1454 at Blickling, Norfolk

vii Simon who was born 1455 at Blickling, Norfolk

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Lady Anne Hoo (1425-1484) was the daughter of Sir Thomas Hoo, First Baron Hoo and Hastings of Bedford and Hastings, and the wife of Lord Mayor Of London Geoffrey Boleyn. The couple had two children, Sir William Boleyn of Blickening (c. 1449 - 1505) and Lady Anne Boleyn (1475 - 1556). After her husband, Geoffrey's death in 1463 she never remarried.

Through her son William, she was the great grandmother of Henry VIII's second queen, Anne Boleyn, and great-great grandmother of Queen Elizabeth I.

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  • The Magna Charta Sureties, 1215: The Barons Named in the Magna Charta, 1215 ... By Frederick Lewis Weis, William Ryland Beall Pg. 177
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  • Magna Carta Ancestry: A Study in Colonial and Medieval Families, 2nd Edition ... By Douglas Richardson
  • Pg.310
  • Pg.385
  • 11. MARGARET BUTLER, younger daughter and co-heiress by her father's 1st marriage. She was a legatee in the 1469 will of her brother-in-law, Ambrose Cresacre, Esq. She married before 16 Nov. 1469 (date of grant) WILLIAM BOLEYN, K.B., of Blicking, Norfolk, Hever, Kent, and Offley St. Ledgers, Hertfordshire, younger son of Geoffrey Boleyn, Knt., Citizen and mercer of London, Lord Mayor of London, by Anne, daughter and co-heiress of Thomas Hoo, K.G., Lord Hoo and Hastings [see WELLES 10] He was born about 1451 (aged under 22 on 18 Nov. 1469, aged 36 in 1487). They had six sons, Thomas, K.G., K.B. [Earl of Wiltshire and Ormand], William [Archdeacon of Winchester, Prebendary of St. Paul's], James, Knt., Edward, Knt., John, and Anthony, and five daughers, Margaret, Anne (died young), Anne (wife of John Shelton, Knt.), Alice, and Jane (wife of Philip Calthorpe, Knt.). He was heir in 1471 or 1472 to his older brother Thomas Boleyn. In 1472 he was admitted to Mercers' Company, London, and in 1473 he was admitted to Lincoln's Inn. In 1483 John Howard appointed William his deputy as admiral for the coasts of Norfolk and Suffolk. William was co-heir in 1486 to his uncle, Thomas Hoo, by which he inherited the manor of Offley St. Ledgers, Hertfordshire. SIR WILLIAM BOLEYN left a will proved 27 Nov. 1505 (P.C.C. 40 Holgrave), and was buried in Norwich Cathedral, Norfolk. His widow, Margaret, was a legatee in the 1515 will of her father. On her father's death that year, she inherited the manors of Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire and Fulbourn and Swanesey, Cambridgeshire. In 1538 she and her son, Thomas Boleyn, Earl of Wiltshire and Ormond, sold the manor of Aylesbury, Buckinghamshire to John Baldwin, Knt. She died shortly before 20 March 1539/40. .... etc.
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