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Did Elizabeth de Burgh, 4th Countess of Ulster, marry Elyas de Richmond?

In a forum post, Jim Fina notes it is very unlikely that Elizabeth de Burgh, Countess of Ulster, was married to Elyas (or Richard?) de Richmond, because: Elyas (or Richard) de Richmond would have ...
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Verifying facts and relationships given in 16th century visitations?

Elias Ashmole was an antiquarian and collector (among other things), whose wide-ranging interests included heraldry and genealogy. The Ashmolean Museum in Oxford was founded to manage his collection, ...
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Finding records from the 'manor house'

I think Poole House was a large house possibly built in Slapton by and for Admiral Richard Hawkins, the son of Admiral John Hawkins of Armada fame, some time in the late 1500's or early 1600's. John ...

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