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Carey, Henry, second earl of Monmouth (1596-1661), translator

E. A. Lord

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 | ISBN: 9780198614111
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/4650
Carey, Henry, second earl of Monmouth (1596-1661), translator

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Carey, Henry, second earl of Monmouth (1596-1661), translator, eldest son of Robert Carey, first earl of Monmouth (1560-1639), and his wife, Elizabeth (d. 1641), daughter of Sir Hugh Trevannion and widow of Sir Henry Widdrington of Swynburne Magna, was born at Denham, Buckinghamshire, in January 1596. He entered Exeter College, ...

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