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date: 18 September 2020

Cavendish [née Lucas], Margaret, duchess of Newcastle upon Tynelocked

(1623?–1673)
  • James Fitzmaurice

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Cavendish [née Lucas], Margaret, duchess of Newcastle upon Tyne (1623?–1673), writer, was born at St John's Abbey, near Colchester, Essex, the youngest child of Thomas Lucas (c.1573–1625) and Elizabeth (d. 1647), daughter of John Leighton, of London. Her grandfather ...

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