[B][I][FONT="Franklin Gothic Medium"] Sir Thomas Wentworth 6th Lord
Le Despenser of Nettlestead, Suffolk. While in the House of Lords he signed the letter to the Pope concerning the Kings divorce13 July 1530. One of the peers that tried Queen Anne Boleyn 1536Led 100 of the Kings men in the Northern Rebellion. Also, a 'peer' in the trials of the Marquess of Exeter and Lord Montagu.He served under the Duke of Norfolk at the siege of Montreuil 1544, and was involved in the attempt to put down Ketts rebellion.
He was my 22 generation grandfather, busy man.