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William Douglas, seventh earl of Morton (1582–1648) by unknown artist Scottish National Portrait Gallery


Douglas, William, seventh earl of Morton (1582–1648), politician and nobleman, was the son of Robert Douglas of Lochleven (d. 1585) and Jean Lyon (d. 1608×10), daughter of John Lyon, eighth Lord Glamis (c. 1544–1578). Following his father's death in March 1585 his mother married ...


Norris, Francis, earl of Berkshire (1579–1622), nobleman and politician, was born on 6 July 1579 at Wytham, Berkshire, son of Sir William Norris (d. 1579) and Elizabeth, née Morrison (d. 1611). He was the grandson of Henry Norris, first Baron Norris...


Rich, Robert, first earl of Warwick (1559?–1619), nobleman and politician, was the second son of Robert Rich, second Baron Rich (c.1537–1581), and his wife, Elizabeth Baldry (d. 1591). He was baptized in early January 1560. His accession to the ...