Alumni Profile: Henri Manasse University Of Minnesota

She also employed Francis Dereham, who had previously been informally engaged to her and had an affair with her prior to her marriage, as her secretary. The Privy Council was informed of her affair with Dereham while Henry was away Thomas Cranmer was dispatched to investigate, and he brought evidence of Queen Catherine’s preceding affair with Dereham to the king’s notice. Although Henry initially refused to think the allegations, Dereham…Read More