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Sheffield [née Howard], Douglas, Lady Sheffieldlocked

(1542/3–1608)
  • Simon Adams

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Sheffield [née Howard], Douglas, Lady Sheffield (1542/3–1608), noblewoman, was born in 1542 or 1543 (she was seventeen when she married in 1560), the eldest of the three daughters of William Howard, first Baron Howard of Effingham (c. 1510–1573), naval commander, and his second wife, ...

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