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Carey, Robert, first earl of Monmouth (1560-1639), courtier

Albert Loomie

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Carey, Robert, first earl of Monmouth (1560-1639), courtier, the youngest son of Henry Carey, first Baron Hunsdon (1526-1596), and his wife, Ann Morgan (d. 1607), was probably born at the family home, Hunsdon House, Hertfordshire. He was privately educated. As a son of the first cousin of Elizabeth I, he ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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