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date: 25 February 2020

Holland, John, first earl of Huntingdon and duke of Exeterlocked

(c. 1352–1400)
  • M. M. N. Stansfield

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Holland, John, first earl of Huntingdon and duke of Exeter (c. 1352–1400), magnate and soldier, was the second son of Thomas Holland, earl of Kent (c. 1315–1360), and Joan (d. 1385), daughter of Edmund of Woodstock, earl of Kent. Holland became one of the premier nobles in the kingdom, one of the principal props of ...

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