elizabethanhistory: The Childhood of Queen Elizabeth I was a difficult one. Elizabeth was born 7 September 1533 at Greenwich Palace. The child of King Henry VIII and Anne Boleyn. Her much awaited birth was a huge disappointed to King Henry who longed for a male heir
Anne Boleyn, Marchioness of Pembroke was born circa 1501 at Blickling Hall, Blickling, Norfolk, England.2 She was the daughter of Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire and Lady Elizabeth Howard. hildren of Anne Boleyn, Marchioness of Pembroke and Henry VIII Tudor, King of England Elizabeth I Tudor, Queen of England b. 7 Sep 1533, d. 24 Mar 1603 Henry Tudor, Duke of Cornwall b. c Aug 1534, d. c Aug 1534 stillborn son Tudor b. 29 Jan 1536, d. 29 Jan 1536
Possibly Anne Boleyn, Queen of England There has been some recent mooting that this image may be Anne Boleyn. It was once called Jane Grey, but that identification is now dismissed. I doubt it can be Anne, but there are some interesting facts that point in that direction. You can read more about the picture at the wonderful "Grey Matters" site: www.somegreymatter.com/, although this does not bring up the possibility of it being Anne.
As one of the most powerful women in history, Queen Elizabeth I, is a female soul that commanded all. For her strength and virtue, she is forever a woman who's name will live on..."A clear and innocent conscience fears nothing" ~ Queen Elizabeth I