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Ann Bolyen was born in Blicking Norfork just outside norwich not hever castle her childhood home. she was taught latin and needlepointing and educated in riding and the soungs and hymns of the bible. She was born either in 1503 or 1507 adding a possible six year age gap so she was ninteen or twenty six when first at court. 31 or 26 she was actually persued by King Henry VIII for several years and Geoffrey her granfather was the lord mayor of london and he had knighthood in 1483. Earl Of Surrey who raised the family into aristocratic status. Only the royal family could wear purple. clothing was ascribed due to status and class. the same was applicable to doctors. sanguine melencholy and cholera were the three elements read into by many for cosmology and meant earth water and fire…


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