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Clare, Elizabeth de [Elizabeth de Burgh; known as lady of Clare]locked

(1294/5–1360)
  • Jennifer C. Ward

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Clare, Elizabeth de [Elizabeth de Burgh; known as lady of Clare] (1294/5–1360), magnate and founder of Clare College, Cambridge, was usually known as Elizabeth de Burgh, and was described by herself and others as lady of Clare. She was the youngest daughter of ...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Chancery records (Public Record Office)
W. H. Bliss, C. Johnson, & J. Twemlow, eds., (1893–)
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