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date: 12 July 2020

Percy, Sir Henry [called Henry Hotspur]locked

  • Simon Walker


Percy, Sir Henry [called Henry Hotspur] (1364–1403), soldier, was born on 20 May 1364 at Alnwick, the eldest son of Henry Percy, first earl of Northumberland (1341–1408), and his first wife, Margaret (d. 1372), daughter of Ralph Neville, Lord Neville of Raby...

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