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Stanley, James, seventh earl of Derbylocked

  • Barry Coward


Stanley, James, seventh earl of Derby (1607–1651), royalist army officer, the so-called ‘martyr earl’ executed for his loyalty to Charles I during and after the English civil war, was born at Knowsley in Lancashire on 31 January 1607, the eldest son of William Stanley, ...

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