Duchess of Norfolk

Duchess Of Norfolk

The Duke of Norfolk is the premier duke in the peerage of England, and also, as Earl of Arundel, the premier earl. The Duke of Norfolk is, moreover, the Earl Marshal and hereditary Marshal of England. The seat of the Duke of Norfolk is Arundel Castle in Sussex, although the title refers to the county of Norfolk. The current Duke of Norfolk is Edward Fitzalan-Howard, 18th Duke of Norfolk. The dukes have historically been Catholic, a state of affairs known as recusancy in England.

All past and present dukes have been descended from Edward I; see Dukes of Norfolk family tree. The son of Thomas Howard, 3rd Duke of Norfolk was Henry Howard, Earl of Surrey; The Earl was descended from both King Edward I and King Edward III.

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Duchess Of Norfolk - Family Tree
... Thomas of Brotherton, 1st Earl of Norfolk 1300–1338 Margaret, Duchess of Norfolk 2nd Countess of Norfolk 1320–1399 Elizabeth de Segrave, 5th Baroness Segrave 1338–1368 Thomas de Mowbray ... Bernard Howard 1641–1717 Henry Howard, 7th Duke of Norfolk 1655–1701 Lord Thomas Howard died 1689 Henry Charles Howard d ... Howard 1674–1735 Thomas Howard, 8th Duke of Norfolk 1683–1732 Edward Howard, 9th Duke of Norfolk 1685–1777 Charles Howard, 10th Duke of Norfolk 1720–1786 Henry Howard 1713–1787 Charles Howard ...
Anne Fitzalan-Howard, Duchess Of Norfolk - Ancestry
... Ancestors of Anne Fitzalan-Howard, Duchess of Norfolk 16 ... Anne Fitzalan-Howard, Duchess of Norfolk 24 ...

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