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Martha (Cranfield) Carey (abt. 1600 - 1677)

Martha "Countess of Monmouth" Carey formerly Cranfield
Born about in Castle Cary, Somerset, Englandmap
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Wife of — married about 1620 [location unknown]
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Died at about age 77 [location unknown]
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European Aristocracy
Martha Cranfield was a member of the aristocracy in British Isles.

Martha Cranfield (d. 10 Apr 1677), was the daughter of Sir Lionel Cranfield of Wood Street, London and Chelsea, Middlesex. She was the wife of Sir Henry Carey, 2nd Earl of Monmouth (d. 13 Jun 1661). They had four surviving daughters, out of ten children who died in the lifetime of their father.[1]


  1. Thrush, A. & Ferris, J.P. (2010). "Carey, Sir Henry II (1596-1661), of Long Acre, Westminster and Kenilworth Castle, Warws.," in The History of Parliament: the House of Commons 1604-1629. HOP. Web.

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Cranfield-55 and Cranfield-1 appear to represent the same person because: Dup Countess of Monmouth
posted by Kirk Hess

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