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date: 14 December 2019

Plantagenet, Arthur, Viscount Lislelocked

(b. before 1472, d. 1542)
  • David Grummitt

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Plantagenet, Arthur, Viscount Lisle (b. before 1472, d. 1542), soldier, diplomat, and administrator, was the illegitimate son of Edward IV (1442–1483).

The identity of Arthur's mother and his date of birth have given rise to much speculation. The editor of his correspondence, Muriel St Clare Byrne...

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