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Ley, James, first earl of Marlboroughlocked

  • Wilfrid Prest


Ley, James, first earl of Marlborough (1550–1629), judge and politician, was (according to a family pedigree of his own compiling) the fourth son of the soldier and landowner Henry Ley (d. 1574), of Teffont Evias, Wiltshire, formerly of Bere Ferrers, Devon, and his wife, ...

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