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Vere, Edward de, seventeenth earl of Oxfordlocked

  • Alan H. Nelson


Vere, Edward de, seventeenth earl of Oxford (1550–1604), courtier and poet, was born on 12 April 1550, probably at Castle Hedingham, Essex, the only son of John de Vere, sixteenth earl of Oxford (1516–1562), and his second wife, Margery, daughter of Sir John Golding...

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