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Catherine Sedley Colyear

Birth
Somerset, England
Death 26 Oct 1717 (aged 59)
Bath, Bath and North East Somerset Unitary Authority, Somerset, England
Burial Weybridge, Elmbridge Borough, Surrey, England
Plot Portmore Vault
Memorial ID 196322637 View Source
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Daughter of Sir Charles Sedley (bap. 1639, d. 1701) and his wife, Lady Catherine Savage.
c 1680 - Mistress of King James, II of GB.
August 1696 she married one of William III's army officers, Sir David Colyear, second baronet, who was created a Baron in 1699 and Earl of Portmore in the Scottish peerage four years later.

DNB:
She died at Bath, Somerset, on 26 October 1717, and was buried there. Twelve years later her body was transferred to the new Portmore vault in the church at Weybridge, Surrey, where she had owned a house since the late 1680s.


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