[Milton-L] Milton and Lady Di?
William.Moeck at ncc.edu
Fri Sep 7 16:13:38 EDT 2007
I think Di was related distantly to Edmund Spenser.
----- Original Message -----
From: Margaret Thickstun <mthickst at hamilton.edu>
Date: Friday, September 7, 2007 12:09 pm
Subject: Re: [Milton-L] Milton and Lady Di?
> She would have to be a collateral descendant, because it is my
> that Lady Alice either never married or married past child-bearing
> I'll see if I can dredge up that information.
> Christopher Baker wrote:
> > Is it possible that Princess Diana (Lady Diana Frances Spencer)
> was a descendant of Alice Spencer, Countess of Derby, for whom
> "Arcades" was written? I have done some looking in the DNB, but
> there do not seem to be any connections there. If there were a
> distant link, it would be an interesting tidbit to mention to
> students.> Thanks,
> > Christopher Baker
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