Vere family

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An aristocratic family of post-conquest England whose name came to be synonymous with ancient blue-bloodedness. The earliest reliable information dates to Aubrey I de Vere (d. c.1112), who held a ...

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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