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Aton [Ayton, Acton], Johnlocked

(d. 1349)
  • F. Donald Logan


Aton [Ayton, Acton], John (d. 1349), canon lawyer, was the son of John Aton. His ecclesiastical career began with appointments in Lincoln diocese. He first appears in surviving historical sources in 1327, when, as a master of arts, he represented the dean and chapter of ...

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A. B. Emden, (1963)
English Historical Review
A. B. Emden, , 3 vols. (1957–9); also (1974)