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Lord Willoughby


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Willoughby, Lord

Willoughby, Lord

Willoughby, Francis, 5th Lord Willoughby de Parham (c.1614–66)

Willoughby, Francis, 5th Lord Willoughby de Parham (c. 1614–66)

Sidney to Peregrine Bertie, Lord Willoughby, Flushing, 14 July 1586

Letter from the Queen to Peregrine Bertie, Lord Willoughby, 7 October 1594

Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby, Gilbert Henry (1830 - 1910), PC, Joint Hereditary Lord Great Chamberlain of England

Heathcote-Drummond-Willoughby, Gilbert James (1907 - 1983), DL, Lord-Lieutenant of County of Lincoln, 1950–75

Willoughby, Michael Guy Percival (1887 - 1970), Major late 10th Lancers, IA; late Colonel commanding 5th Battalion The Green Howards (T); also commanded 5th and 30th Battalions, East Yorks Regt; Lord-Lieut for East Riding, Yorkshire, 1936–68; Chancellor, The University of Hull

Bertie, Montagu Peregrine (1815 - 1899), DL, JP; Captain Grenadier Guards (retired); [Richard Bertie m Katherine, Baroness Willoughby d’Eresby, and his e s became 11th Baron Willoughby d’Eresby, who gained great distinction as a soldier in the reign of Elizabeth, and m Mary, heiress of 18th Earl of Oxford; 12th Baron unsuccessfully claimed that Earldom; he was created 1st Earl of Lindsey, became Lord High Admiral of England, and fell at Edgehill, 1642; 2nd Earl was taken prisoner at that battle and wounded at Naseby, 1645; 4th Earl became 1st Marquess of Lindsey and then Duke of Ancaster and Kesteven, 1715; 4th Duke d 1779 and the Barony fell into abeyance; 5th Duke d 1809, and the Dukedom and Marquessate expired]

 

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He is one of Bolingbroke's supporters in Richard II, based on William de Willoughby, 5th Baron Willoughby de Eresby (d. 1409).

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