Margaret à Barrow

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Portrait of Margaret, Lady Elyot, c. 1532–34 by Hans Holbein the Younger. Study for a painting now lost. Royal Collection, Windsor Castle.

Margaret à Barrow (1500-1560/1569) was an English lady, well known for her learning.[1]

Margaret was the wife of Thomas Elyot and the daughter of Sir Maurice à Barrow of North Barrow, Somerset. Her second husband was James Dyer of Wincanton, Somerset. Her portrait was painted by Hans Holbein the Younger.[1]


  1. ^ a b Emerson, Kathy Lynn. "A Who’s Who of Tudor Women: A". Retrieved 6 May 2014.