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    -Sir Francis Walsingham (c.1530-1590) [Queen Elizabeth's Spymaster]

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      13-Sep 1520 William Cecil, Lord Burghley, born (Left)... William Cecil, 1st Baron Burghley (sometimes spelt Burleigh) (13 September 1520 – 4 August 1598) was an English statesman, the chief advisor of Queen Elizabeth I for most of her reign, Cecil was born in Bourne, Lincolnshire the son of Richard Cecil, owner of the Burghley estate and his wife, Jane Heckington.

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      -Sir Francis Walsingham (c.1530-1590) [Queen Elizabeth's Spymaster]

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