Elizabeth Talbot, Duchess of Norfolk

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Elizabeth de Mowbray
Duchess of Norfolk; Countess of Surrey
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Spouse(s) John de Mowbray, 4th Duke of Norfolk
Issue
Noble family Talbot
Father John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury
Mother Lady Margaret Beauchamp
Born c. December 1442 / January 1443
Died 6 November 1506 / 10 May 1507

Elizabeth de Mowbray, Duchess of Norfolk (née Talbot) (c. December 1442/January 1443 – 6 November 1506/10 May 1507) was a daughter of John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury and his wife Lady Margaret Beauchamp.

Family[edit]

Lady Elizabeth Talbot was a daughter of John Talbot, 1st Earl of Shrewsbury and his wife Lady Margaret Beauchamp.[1] Her younger sister was Lady Eleanor Talbot, believed to have been King Edward IV's mistress.[2] Elizabeth's maternal grandparents were Richard de Beauchamp, 13th Earl of Warwick and Elizabeth de Berkeley. One of her brothers was John Talbot, 1st Viscount Lisle, a nobleman and soldier.

Marriage[edit]

She was married to John de Mowbray. He succeeded his father as Duke of Norfolk in 1461, making her the Duchess of Norfolk by marriage. They had only one surviving daughter, who inherited the Warwick estates.

Ancestry[edit]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c Richmond 2004.
  2. ^ a b c d e f Pollard 2004.
  3. ^ Weir 2008, p. 141.
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