Mary Boleyn. Sister to Anne Boleyn and a mistress to King Henry VIII before he became interesed in Anne. She was also supposedly a mistress to Francois I of France. Mary was first married to William Carey who died of the sweat. She later married a man far below her rank, a soldier William Stafford causing them both to be banned from court.
William Carey - first husband of Mary Boleyn. My 13th Great Grandfather. However, as the story goes, there is speculation as to whether or not Mary's children Catherine and Henry were actually fathered by King Henry VIII during their affair. Catherine is my 12th Great Grandmother.
Elizabeth Taylor owned this teardrop-shaped pearl, it was once the property of both Anne Boelyn and Queen Mary Tudor of England. This stunning pearl is worth between $2 million and $3 million today. Richard Burton bought it at an auction in 1969 for $37,000, outbidding a member of the Spanish Royal family.
Mary Boleyn did not visit her disgraced brother and sister whilst they were imprisoned ..George Boleyn was executed on the charge of treason and incest on May 17th 1536 ..On May 19th 1536 Anne Boleyn executed on Tower Hill ..Mary Boleyn lived her life with William Stafford away from the dangers of the court. She had another son and daughter by William Stafford ..Mary Boleyn died on July 19, 1543