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Spencer, Robert, second earl of Sunderlandlocked

(1641–1702)
  • W. A. Speck

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Spencer, Robert, second earl of Sunderland (1641–1702), politician, son of Henry Spencer, third Baron Spencer (bap. 1620, d. 1643), and his wife, Lady Dorothy Sydney (1617–1684), daughter of the earl of Leicester, was born in Paris on 5 September 1641 'and was christened ...

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