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date: 17 October 2019

Brett [née Mason], Anne [other married name Anne Gerard, countess of Macclesfield]locked

(1667/8–1753)
  • Arthur Sherbo

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Brett [née Mason], Anne [other married name Anne Gerard, countess of Macclesfield] (1667/8–1753), courtier, was born in Shropshire, the younger daughter of Sir Richard Mason of Shropshire, clerk comptroller in the royal household. At the age of fifteen, on 18 June 1683, she married ...

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