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John Dryden

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John Dryden

England's First Poet Laureate


    Hugh le Despencer

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    • 11th Great-grandfather of John Dryden — 14th Generation
    • Ahnentafel No:
    • 9840 
    • Birth Date:
    • 1 Mar 1260/1261 
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    • Death Date:
    • 27 Oct 1326 
    • Death Location:
    • Bristol, England 
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    • Marriage Date:
    • ABT 1286 
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    • Hugh le Despencer (Ahnentafel No:4920 )

      Philip le Despencer

      Isabel le Despencer

    • Notes: 
    • 1st Earl of Winchester

      Sir Hugh le Despencer was hanged for leading a rebellion against the King.

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