1705 Jemima de Grey, née Crew, Duchess of Kent and her daughter Lady Jemima Grey by Sir Godfrey Kneller (Wrest Park - Silsoe, Bedfordshire UK)

This is her article from thepeerage, "Jemima Crew F, #14078

Jemima Crew married Henry de Grey, 1st and last Duke of Kent, son of Anthony Grey, 11th Earl of Kent and Mary Lucas, Baroness Lucas of Crudwell, on 16 April 1695

She is the daughter of Thomas Crew, 2nd Baron Crew of Stene.1 Her married name became de Grey. Children of Jemima Crew and Henry de Grey, 1st and last Duke of Kent

Lady Ann Grey+ d. 20 Sep 1733

Lady Amabel de Grey+ d. 2 Mar 1726/27

Anthony Grey, Earl of Harold b. 21 Feb 1695/96, d. 21 Jul 1723

Henry Grey b. c 1697, d. 1717

Lady Jemima Grey+1 b. c 1700, d. 7 Jul 1731

Lady Mary Grey+ b. 1719, d. 1 Jan 1761."

The mantua-draped dress is court wear as seeb in this 1705 Kneller portrait of Duchess Jemima of Kent.

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