Castlemaine, Barbara, countess of

Castlemaine, Barbara, countess of:

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, 1641–1709, mistress of King Charles II of England. She became Charles's mistress at Breda in 1660 and returned with him to England at the Restoration. The king made her husband, Roger Palmer, earl of Castlemaine.
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