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Ruperta (Hughes) Howe (1673 - 1726)

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Biography

Ruperta Hughes (1671-24 July 1741) was the illegitimate daughter of Prince Rupert von der Pfalz, Duke of Cumberland and Mrs. Margaret Hughes, a celebrated actress. She married Lt.-Gen. Emanuel Scrope Howe, son of John Grobham Howe and Lady Annabella Scrope. She died circa 24 July 1741.2 She was buried on 27 July 1741 at Binstead, Hampshire, England.

Children of Ruperta Hughes and Lt.-Gen. Emanuel Scrope Howe

  1. Rachel Howe d. c 14 Apr 1701
  2. Sophia Arabella Howe b. bt 28 Dec 1698 - 28 Dec 1699, d. 4 Apr 1726
  3. Major William Howe+ b. 24 Mar 1699/0, d. 28 Jul 1733
  4. Emanuel Howe b. 7 Jan 1701/2, d. 3 Apr 1721
  5. James Howe b. 25 Jul 1704, d. c 3 Apr 1728
  6. Henrietta Howe b. 25 Jul 1704

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Notes

  • Wikipedia lists her as the daughter of Prince Rupert and actress, Margaret Hughes.
  • Her father's will left all his goods and estates to the earl of Craven to be used in trust of "Margaret Hewes and of Ruperta, my naturall daughter begotten on the bodie of the said Margaret Hewes".


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