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date: 20 February 2020

Beauclerk [née Spencer; other married name St John], Lady Dianalocked

(1734–1808)
  • Virginia Surtees

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Beauclerk [née Spencer; other married name St John], Lady Diana (1734–1808), artist, was born on 24 March 1734, the eldest of the five children (two daughters and three sons) of Charles Spencer, third duke of Marlborough (1706–1758), politician and military commander, and his wife, the ...

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