1st Countess of Winchilsea

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Elizabeth Finch, 1st Countess Of Winchilsea
... Elizabeth Finch, née Heneage, 1st Countess of Winchilsea (9 July 1556 – 23 March 1634) was an English peeress ... Thomas (1578–1639), later 2nd Earl of Winchilsea ... Lady Catherine, married Sir John Wentworth, 1st Baronet and had issue ...

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