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Henry Percy, 8th Earl of Northumberland, 2nd Baron Percy

Also Known As: "8th Earl of Northumberland", "2nd Baron Percy"
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Birthplace: Newburn Manor / Petworth, Sussex, England, England, United Kingdom
Death: June 21, 1585 (53)
Tower of London, London, England, London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom (Gunshot through the heart; ruled suicide; suspicions were voiced.)
Place of Burial: London, Greater London, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Son of Sir Thomas Percy; Thomas Percy; Eleanor Holland and Eleanor Harbottle
Husband of Katherine Neville, Countess of Northumberland
Father of Thomas Percy; William Percy; Henry Percy, 9th Earl of Northumberland; Richard Percy; Sir Alan Percy and 9 others
Brother of Mary Percy; Guiscard Percy; Richard Percy; Thomas Percy, 7th Earl of Northumberland; Mary Slingsby and 2 others

Occupation: Member of Parliament; conspirator to free Mary Queen of Scots; sent to the Tower of London three times., 8th Earl of Northumberland
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England, United Kingdom
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England, United Kingdom
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Tynemouth Castle, Tynemouth, Northumberland, England
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Petworth, Sussex
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