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Grey [married name Dudley], Lady Jane (1537–1554), noblewoman and claimant to the English throne  

Alison Plowden

Grey [married name Dudley], Lady Jane (1537–1554), noblewoman and claimant to the English throne, was the eldest surviving child of Henry Grey, marquess of Dorset, later duke of Suffolk (1517–1554), and Frances (1517–1559), daughter of Charles Brandon, duke of Suffolk, and Mary...

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Matilda [Matilda of England] (1102–1167), empress, consort of Heinrich V  

Marjorie Chibnall

Matilda [Matilda of England] (1102–1167), empress, consort of Heinrich V, was the elder of two children and only legitimate daughter of Henry I (1068/9–1135), king of England, and his first wife Matilda (1080–1118), the daughter of Malcolm III, king of Scots. She was born probably at ...

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Matilda (1102–1167) manuscript drawing [seated second from right] Master and Fellows of Corpus Christi College, Cambridge

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Scott, Anna [Anne], duchess of Monmouth and suo jure duchess of Buccleuch (1651–1732), noblewoman  

Eirwen E. C. Nicholson

Scott, Anna [Anne], duchess of Monmouth and suo jure duchess of Buccleuch (1651–1732), noblewoman, was born in Dundee on 11 February 1651, the third daughter of Francis Scott, second earl of Buccleuch (1626–1651), and his wife, Margaret Leslie (d. 1688), daughter of ...

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Scott, Anna, duchess of Monmouth and suo jure duchess of Buccleuch (1651–1732)  

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Anna Scott, duchess of Monmouth and suo jure duchess of Buccleuch (1651–1732) by Sir Godfrey Kneller, c. 1688 [The Scotts [left to right]: James Scott, earl of Dalkeith, , and Henry Scott, earl of Deloraine (1676–1730)] in the collection of the Duke of Buccleuch and Queensberry KT