BIOGRAPHIES - SARAH WAGNER DECEMBER 5 2016 P.3 CATHERINE HOWARD CATHERINE HOWARD WAS HENRYS ILL-FATED SECOND QUEENS COUSIN ANNE BOYLEN AND SHE WAS LIKE

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SARAH WAGNER DECEMBER 5, 2016 / P.3 CATHERINE HOWARD : CATHERINE HOWARD WAS HENRY’S ILL-FATED SECOND QUEEN’S COUSIN, ANNE BOYLEN, AND SHE WAS LIKE ANNE. CATHERINE DIED OF DECAPITATION. HER BIRTHDAY IS UNKNOWN, BUT HER FATHER IS THE DUKE OF NORFOLK’S YOUNGER BROTHER. CATHERINE WAS NOT BEAUTIFUL OR VERY SMART, BUT SHE WAS CHARMING AND FLIRTACIOUS. SHE BECAME VIRTUALLY KNOWN OVERNIGHT. SHE TRANSFORMED FROM INVISIBLE TO QUEEN OF ENGLAND. SHE WAS THE DAUGHTER OF THE SECOND DUKE OF NORFOLK’S YOUNGEST SON, EDMUND, AND HIS WIFE, JOCASTA CULPEPER. CATHERINE LIVED WITH HER GRANDMOTHER AND SHE WAS RAISED IN A DORMITORY AT LAMBETH PALACE, OF WHICH WAS CRAMMED WITH MANY OTHER GIRLS. SHE WASN’T VERY EDUCATED. SHE WOULD SPEND HER DAYS IN THE MOST PLEASANT MANNER POSSIBLE. THE ONLY THING THAT WAS IRREGULAR FROM HER EDUCATION WAS MUSIC LESSONS. HENRY FELL IN LOVE WITH HER AT COURT IN LATE 1539. CATHERINE WAS NEVER CROWNED QUEEN OF ENGLAND BECAUSE KING HENRY DIDN’T HAVE ENOUGH MONEY FOR THE CEREMONY. CATHERINE GAVE HIM A SON. AFTER A WHILE HE CUT HER HEAD OFF.
ANNE OF CLEVES: ANNE OF CLEVES WAS HENRY’S FOURTH WIFE, BUT SHE WASN’T HIS FIRST CHOICE. HIS AMBASSADORS SEARCHED OUT ALL THE ELIGIBLE WOMEN OF

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