Dorothy Spencer

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Dorothy Saville (Spencer)

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Birthplace: Althorpe, Northamptonshire, UK
Death: Died in London, Middlesex, UK
Place of Burial: Thornhill, Yorkshire, England
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry Spencer, 1st Earl of Sunderland and Lady Dorothy Spencer
Wife of George Savile and Sir George Savile, 1st Marquess of Halifax
Mother of Anne Vaughan; Sir William Savile, 2nd Marquess of Halifax and George Savile
Sister of Robert Spencer, 2nd Earl of Sunderland; Penelope Spencer; Penelope Spencer and Henry Spencer

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About Dorothy Spencer

Lady of Sunderland -------------------- Dorothy Savile, Viscountess Halifax (née Spencer) (1640 – 16 December 1670) was the first wife of George Savile, 1st Viscount Halifax and the daughter of Henry Spencer, 1st Earl of Sunderland. Her mother was the former Lady Dorothy Sidney.[1] Lady Dorothy married George Savile on 29 December 1656, and they had two children: William Savile, 2nd Marquess of Halifax [2] Anne Savile, later Countess of Carberry In 1667, George Savile was created Viscount Halifax, but his elevation to the title of Marquess of Halifax came some years after Dorothy's death.

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Dorothy Spencer's Timeline

1640
1640
Althorpe, Northamptonshire, UK
1656
December 29, 1656
Age 16
1663
1663
Age 23
1665
1665
Age 25
1670
December 16, 1670
Age 30
London, Middlesex, UK
December 31, 1670
Age 30
Thornhill, Yorkshire, England
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