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Dorothy (Devereux) Percy (1564 - 1619)

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Dorothy "Countess of Northumberland" Percy formerly Devereux aka Perrot
Born in Chartley, Staffordshire, Englandmap
Ancestors ancestors
Wife of — married 17 Jul 1583 in London, Englandmap
Wife of — married 1594 in London, Englandmap
Descendants descendants
Died in Petworth, Sussex, Englandmap
Profile last modified 14 Mar 2019 | Created 12 Nov 2008
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When Dorothy "countess of Northumberland" Devereux Percy was born in 1564, Her parents were Walter Devereux Lettice Knollys. [citation needed]

Dorothy married Thomas Perrot. [1]

Dorothy married Henry Percy. [citation needed]

She died on August 3, 1619, in Petworth, Sussex, at the age of 55. She was buried at Petworth, Sussex. [2]

Research Notes

  • There does not appear to be any source available for Dorothy's christening or for her marriage to Henry Percy on Family Search, Ancestry or Findmypast. Searched on 14 March 2019.
  • There are numerous poorly sourced family trees available on Ancestry.


  1. Marriage record London (17 July 1583 Thomas Perott, Gent., & Dorothy Devoraxe, Spr, of City of London) Viewed at Ancestry. Text only
  2. UK and Ireland, Find A Grave Index, 1300s-Current [database on-line]. Provo, UT, USA: Operations, Inc., 2012. ( : accessed 14 march 2019)

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On 24 Feb 2018 at 17:23 GMT Anonymous (Holland) Carroll wrote:

UNKNOWN-4676 and Devereux-5 do not represent the same person because: Mistress is not a PFN. Profile is unsourced. The child of the unnamed mistress is unsourced.

Need names with sources before merging.

On 24 Feb 2018 at 05:30 GMT Rod Carty wrote:

UNKNOWN-4676 and Devereux-5 appear to represent the same person because: They are the same person

Rejected matches › Unknown (UNKNOWN) Unknown

Dorothy is 20 degrees from Cari Starosta, 11 degrees from Marie-Antoinette d'Autriche and 5 degrees from Henry VIII of England on our single family tree. Login to find your connection.

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