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Percy, Henry, fourth earl of Northumberlandlocked

(c. 1449–1489)
  • Steven G. Ellis


Percy, Henry, fourth earl of Northumberland (c. 1449–1489), magnate, was the only son of Henry Percy, third earl of Northumberland (1421–1461), and his wife, Eleanor, Baroness Poynings (1428–1484). Despite their reputation as the leading northern family, rivalled only by the Nevilles of Middleham...

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