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date: 29 February 2020

Beaufort, Margaret [known as Lady Margaret Beaufort], countess of Richmond and Derbylocked

(1443–1509)
  • Michael K. Jones
  •  and Malcolm G. Underwood

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Beaufort, Margaret [known as Lady Margaret Beaufort], countess of Richmond and Derby (1443–1509), royal matriarch, was born on 31 May 1443, the daughter and heir of John Beaufort, duke of Somerset (1404–1444), from his marriage to Margaret (d. 1482), widow of ...

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