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Stafford, Humphrey, first duke of Buckingham (1402–1460), soldier and magnate

Carole Rawcliffe

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/26207

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Stafford, Humphrey, first duke of Buckingham (1402–1460), soldier and magnate, was born about December 1402, the only son and heir of Edmund Stafford, fifth earl of Stafford (1379–1403), and Anne of Woodstock (c. 1382–1438), the daughter of Edward III's youngest son, Thomas of Woodstock, ...

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Subjects: Military History ; Warfare and Defence ; UK Politics ; Genealogy, Heraldry, Names, and Honours ; Local and Family History ; History ; History of Agriculture

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