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Francis Percie

Cambridge stonemason

William Dugdale, London to Francis Percie, Cambridge, 23 November 1681

Thanks him for a gift of fowl, but explains that now is not a good time to approach the Percys about his claim to kinship. Francis Percy claimed descent from the Earls of Northumberland via Thomas Percy of the Gunpowder Plot.

T.C. Banks, The Dormant and Extinct Baronage of England (1837), Appendix to Vol. II, Appendix to Vol. II, 29-30