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People/Characters: William Parr, 1st Marquess of Northampton

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All the Queen's Men: Elizabeth I and Her Courtiers by Neville Williams
Edward VI: The Lost King of England by Chris Skidmore
The Forgotten Tudor Women : Anne Seymour, Jane Dudley & Elisabeth Parr by Sylvia Barbara Soberton
Henry VIII and His Court by Neville Williams

Character description

William Parr, 1st Marquess of Northampton, 1st Earl of Essex and 1st Baron Parr, KG (14 August 1513 – 28 October 1571) was the son of Sir Thomas Parr and his wife, Maud Green, daughter of Sir Thomas Green, of Broughton and Greens Norton. William Parr was brother of the Queen consort, Catherine Parr, the sixth and final wife of Henry VIII, and Anne Parr. He married first Anne Bourchier, 7th Baroness Bourchier, the marriage was annulled; secondly Elisabeth Brooke, their marriage was declared valid in 1548, invalid in 1553, and valid again in 1558; thirdly, Helena Snakenborg, a lady in waiting from Sweden. He died without heirs.

William Parr, 1st Marquess of Northampton in Wikipedia

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