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Beaufort, Margaret [known as Lady Margaret Beaufort], countess of Richmond and Derby (1443-1509), royal matriarch

Michael K. Jones and Malcolm Underwood

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Family background and first marriages | Political survivor | Lord Stanley and the opposition to Richard III | The king's mother | Role in government | Founder of colleges and literary patron | Death and reputation

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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