Thomas Boleyn, Viscount Rochford, first Earl of Wiltshire and Ormond
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Thomas Boleyn, Viscount Rochford, first Earl of Wiltshire and Ormond

1476/7-1539

Nominated 1523

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Undertook much diplomatic service for Henry, travelling to France, Spain and the Low Countries. Father of Anne Boleyn and gained influence at court as she rose in favour. Lost his offices on his daughter's fall and died in 1539.