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date: 25 February 2020

Holles, John, duke of Newcastle upon Tynelocked

  • P. R. Seddon


Holles, John, duke of Newcastle upon Tyne (1662–1711), landowner and politician, was born on 9 January 1662, probably in Nottinghamshire, the eldest son of Gilbert Holles, third earl of Clare (1633–1689), and his wife, Grace (d. 1702), daughter of William Pierrepont of ...

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