Howard, William, Viscount Stafford (1612-1680), nobleman, was born on 30 November 1612, the fifth son of Thomas Howard, fourteenth earl of Arundel (1585-1646), courtier and art collector, and his wife, Aletheia (d. 1654), daughter of Gilbert Talbot, seventh earl of Shrewsbury Howard, Aletheia, countess of Arundel. His grandfather Philip Howard, ...
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