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Howard, Henry, earl of Surrey

Susan Brigden

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/13905

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Howard, Henry, earl of Surrey (1516/17–1547), poet and soldier, was born in 1516 or 1517, the eldest son of Thomas Howard, earl of Surrey and later third duke of Norfolk (1473–1554), and his second wife, Elizabeth Stafford (1497–1558). He was the grandson of the ...

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