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Despenser, Constance, Lady Despenserlocked

(c. 1375–1416)
  • Rosemary Horrox

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Despenser, Constance, Lady Despenser (c. 1375–1416), noblewoman, was the daughter of Edmund of Langley, first duke of York (1341–1402), and Isabella (d. 1392), daughter of Pedro the Cruel of Castile and his mistress Maria de Padilla. Her parents were married in July 1372 and ...

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