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Somerset, Henry, first duke of Beaufortlocked

(1629–1700)
  • Molly McClain

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Somerset, Henry, first duke of Beaufort (1629–1700), nobleman, was born at Raglan Castle, Monmouthshire, the only son of Edward Somerset, sixth earl and second marquess of Worcester (d. 1667), and his wife, Elizabeth (d. 1635), daughter of Sir William Dormer. His grandfather thought ...

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