Leyburne, Elizabeth (d. 1567)

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Leyburne, Elizabeth (d. 1567)

Duchess of Norfolk. Name variations: Lady Dacre of Gilsland; Elizabeth Howard. Died on September 4, 1567; daughter of Sir James Leyburne; marriedThomas Dacre, 4th lord Dacre of Gilsland (also seen as Gillesland); became third wife of Thomas Howard (1537–1572), 3rd duke of Norfolk (r. 1554–1572, also seen as 4th duke of Norfolk), in 1566; children: (first marriage) Anne Dacre (who married Philip Howard, 17th earl of Arundel); Mary Dacre (1563–1578, who married Thomas Howard, 1st earl of Suffolk); Elizabeth Dacre (who married Lord William Howard); George Dacre, 5th lord Dacre of Gilsland. Thomas Howard was also married to Margaret Audley (d. 1564) and Mary Fitzalan (d. 1557).

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