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Dorothy (Devereux) Percy (1564 - 1619)

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 at about age 55 in Petworth, Sussex, Englandmap
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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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Dorothy is my 10th great aunt. Dorothy is the sister of my grandmother Penelope.
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.

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

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