Dorothy Sidney, Countess of Leicester

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About Dorothy Sidney, Countess of Leicester

Dorothy Sidney, Countess of Leicester From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia Dorothy Sidney, Countess of Leicester (née Percy; c.1598 – August 20, 1659) was the eldest daughter of Henry Percy, 9th Earl of Northumberland and the former Lady Dorothy Devereux. In 1615, she married Robert Sidney, 2nd Earl of Leicester. The couple had several children, including: Dorothy (1617-1683), married Henry Spencer, 1st Earl of Sunderland. Philip (1619-1697), the 3rd Earl, married Lady Catherine Cecil. Henry, Earl of Romney, died unmarried and without issue. Algernon, died unmarried and without issue. Robert, died young. Lucy (d. 1685), married Sir John Pelham, 3rd Baronet.

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1598
August 20, 1598
Northumberland, England
1615
1615
Age 16
1617
October 5, 1617
Age 19
Sion House, Isleworth, Middlesex, England
1619
January 10, 1619
Age 20
Baynard's Castle, London, Middlesex, England
1623
1623
Age 24
1627
1627
Age 28
1641
April 8, 1641
Age 42
1659
August 20, 1659
Age 61
Penshurst, Kent, England
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