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|Died||13 November 1485 (aged 53–54)|
|Spouse(s)||Thomas Butler, 7th Earl of Ormond|
|Father||Sir Richard Hankford|
Early life and family
She was a daughter and co-heiress of Sir Richard Hankford of Annery, Monkleigh, Devon, feudal baron of Bampton by his second wife Anne Montagu, a daughter of John Montagu, 3rd Earl of Salisbury.
Marriage and issue
- Margaret Butler (c.1454 – 1539) married Sir William Boleyn, by whom she had issue, including Thomas Boleyn, 1st Earl of Wiltshire, the father of Anne Boleyn, Mary Boleyn, and George Boleyn, by his wife Elizabeth Howard.
- Anne Butler (born c. 1455) who married Sir James St. Leger.
Anne died on 13 November 1485, in the same month of the restoration of the estates and title of Ormonde to her husband by King Henry VII's first Parliament. Thomas Butler and his brothers had been declared traitors by King Edward IV, who had had statutes made against them at Westminster. After her death, Thomas Butler married Lora Berkeley, daughter of Sir Edward Berkeley, by whom he had a daughter who died young. In 1509, he was appointed Queen Catherine of Aragon's first Lord Chamberlain.
- Bruce, Marie Louise Anne Boleyn. New York: Coward, McCann & Geoghegan, 1972