Charles de Percy

Charles de Percy

Charles de Percy
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Henry Algernon Percy, 5th Earl of Northumberland

Henry Algernon Percy, 5th Earl of Northumberland

Signet-ring, late 15th C., Towton (England). -- «This ring was found on the site of the battlefield of Towton (1461), and has been associated with Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland, who died in the battle. The Percy arms, however, do not include a lion passant, and there is no evidence to connect the motto with this family.» -- [reversed image for better identification]

Signet-ring, late 15th C., Towton (England). -- «This ring was found on the site of the battlefield of Towton (1461), and has been associated with Henry Percy, 3rd Earl of Northumberland, who died in the battle. The Percy arms, however, do not include a lion passant, and there is no evidence to connect the motto with this family.» -- [reversed image for better identification]

Henry Percy - He was most famous for being engaged to Anne Boleyn before she caught the eye of King Henry VIII. The engagement was broken off and Anne eventually married Henry.

Henry Percy - He was most famous for being engaged to Anne Boleyn before she caught the eye of King Henry VIII. The engagement was broken off and Anne eventually married Henry.

Anne Boleyn's final words. Her eloquent, brave speech moves me to tears whenever I read it & listening/watching Natalie Dormer deliver Anne's speech never fails to make sob. Queen Anne was a remarkable young woman & a courageous, cunning queen.

Anne Boleyn's final words. Her eloquent, brave speech moves me to tears whenever I read it & listening/watching Natalie Dormer deliver Anne's speech never fails to make sob. Queen Anne was a remarkable young woman & a courageous, cunning queen.

Banner of Nicholas de Percy C1230 Bamburgh

Banner of Nicholas de Percy C1230 Bamburgh

Blue Percy Lion of Louvain (Leuven)

Blue Percy Lion of Louvain (Leuven)