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Anne Digby Spencer
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Birth: 1646
Death: Apr. 26, 1715

Lady Anne was born in Bristol, Gloucestershire, England and was the daughter of George Digby, 2nd Earl of Bristol. Her mother was the former Lady Anne Russell. She married Robert, 2nd Earl of Sunderland on June 10, 1665. The couple had seven children-three dying in early childhood.

Anne became a close friend of Sarah Churchill, later Duchess of Marlborough, and was not liked by Queen Anne. The Queen jealous of their friendship, described Lady Anne Digby as 'the greatest jade that ever lived.' Jade, here, means liar! Anne is alleged to have had an affair with Henry Sidney, Earl of Romney, her husband's uncle. 
 
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 Children:
  Charles Spencer (1675 - 1722)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
St Mary the Virgin with St John Churchyard
Great Brington
Daventry District
Northamptonshire, England
 
Created by: KRW
Record added: Jul 01, 2006
Find A Grave Memorial# 14793204
Anne <i>Digby</i> Spencer
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- Renae✫
 Added: Jul. 13, 2013
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- historylover4ever
 Added: Jan. 25, 2013
In memory of Anne (DIGBY) Spencer ~ RIP
- Laurel Robson
 Added: Mar. 21, 2012
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