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Lady Margaret Clifford (Percy)

Birthplace: Alnwick, Northumberland, England
Death: circa November 25, 1540 (24-40)
Skipton, Craven, Yorkshire, England
Place of Burial: Skipton-in-Craven, Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
Immediate Family:

Daughter of Henry Percy, 5th Earl of Northumberland and Lady Katherine Spencer, Countess of Northumberland
Wife of Henry Clifford, 1st Earl of Cumberland
Mother of Lady Catherine Clifford; Lady Elizabeth Metcalf; Henry Clifford, 2nd Earl of Cumberland; Ingeram Clifford, Sir; Robert De Clifford and 3 others
Sister of Henry Percy, 6th Earl of Northumberland; Sir Thomas Percy; Ingram Percy, Sir; Maude Percy and Johanna Percy

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About Lady Margaret Clifford

From Darryl Lundy's Peerage page on Margaret Percy:

Lady Margaret Percy [1]

  • F, #11185,
  • d. circa November 1540
  • Last Edited=4 Apr 2009
  • Consanguinity Index=0.3%

Lady Margaret Percy was the daughter of Henry Algernon Percy, 4th Earl of Northumberland and Catherine Spencer.[1]

She married Henry Clifford, 1st Earl of Cumberland, son of Henry Clifford, 10th Lord Clifford and Anne St. John, after 1515.[1]

She died circa November 1540.[1] She was buried on 25 November 1540.[1]

Her married name became Clifford.

Children of Lady Margaret Percy and Henry Clifford, 1st Earl of Cumberland

  • 1. Lady Maud Clifford+[1]
  • 2. Sir Ingelram Clifford [1]
  • 3. Lady Elizabeth Clifford [1]
  • 4. Lady Jane Clifford [1]
  • 5. Lady Catherine Clifford+[2] b. 1513, d. 1598
  • 6. Henry Clifford, 2nd Earl of Cumberland+ b. 1517, d. 2 Jan 1569/70


  • 1. [S37] Charles Mosley, 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 1064. Hereinafter cited as Burke's Peerage and Baronetage, 107th edition.
  • 2. [S6] G.E. Cokayne; with Vicary Gibbs, H.A. Doubleday, Geoffrey H. White, Duncan Warrand and Lord Howard de Walden, editors, The Complete Peerage of England, Scotland, Ireland, Great Britain and the United Kingdom, Extant, Extinct or Dormant, new ed., 13 volumes in 14 (1910-1959; reprint in 6 volumes, Gloucester, U.K.: Alan Sutton Publishing, 2000), volume XI, page 548. Hereinafter cited as The Complete Peerage.
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Lady Margaret Clifford's Timeline

Alnwick, Northumberland, England
Age 5
Skipton, North Yorkshire, England
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Skipton, North Yorkshire, England, United Kingdom
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Skipton,West Riding,Yorkshire,England
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Probably Skipton, Yorkshire, England
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Of, Skipton, Yorkshire, England
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Of, Skipton, Yorkshire, England
November 25, 1540
Age 32
Skipton, Craven, Yorkshire, England