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Clerke, Francislocked

(fl. 1564–1594)
  • R. H. Helmholz

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Clerke, Francis (fl. 1564–1594), civil lawyer and jurist, whose origins are unknown, spent most of his professional career as a proctor in the courts of the archbishop of Canterbury in London and also in the admiralty courts. In a preface to a work written in the 1590s, he made known that he had been active in the ...

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