Venetia (Stanley) Digby
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Venetia (Stanley) Digby (abt. 1600 - abt. 1633)

Venetia Digby formerly Stanley
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Wife of — married 1625 [location unknown]
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Venetia Stanley born about 1600. She was 3 years older than her husband. [1]

She married Sir Kenelm Digby, son of Sir Everard Digby, in 1625.[2]


  1. Kenelm born 6 Oct 1625 killed at the battle of St Neots
  2. John born 19 Dec 1627 married 1st Katherine, daug of Henry, earl of Arundel, married 2nd Margaret, daughter of Sir Edward Longueville Wolverton, Buckinghamshire
  3. Everard born 12 Jan 1629/30 died young
  4. George born 17 Jan 1632/33 died young
  5. Margery married Edward Dudley of Clopton, Northamptonshire


  1. "The dictionary of national biography" edited by Sir Leslie Stephen, publ 1885-1900 vol 15 p 60
  2. Mosley, Charles, editor. Burke's Peerage, Baronetage & Knightage, 107th edition, 3 volumes. Wilmington, Delaware, U.S.A.: Burke's Peerage (Genealogical Books) Ltd, 2003, volume 1, page 1102.
  • Plantagenet Roll of the Blood Royal by the Marquis of Ruvigny and Raineval. Published 1911 by Melville & Company, London. Mortimer-Percy volume, part one, Table II, Part 2.
  • British History online: Stoke Dry [1]

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