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John Dryden

Ancestry of
John Dryden

England's First Poet Laureate


    Hugh le Despencer

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    • 10th Great-grandfather of John Dryden — 13th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 4920 
    • Birth Date:
    • ABT 1286 
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    • Death Date:
    • 24 Nov 1326 
    • Death Location:
    • Hereford, Herefordshire, England 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • May 1306 
    • Marriage Location:
    • Westminster, London, England 
    • Children:

    • Edward le Despencer (Ahnentafel No:2460 )

      Isabel le Despencer

      Elizabeth le Despencer

    • Notes: 
    • Hugh le Despencer, the younger, was hanged as a traitor in 1326.

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