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Flemming, Robertlocked

(1416–1483)
  • Cecil H. Clough

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Flemming, Robert (1416–1483), ecclesiastic and humanist, was born in the diocese of York, probably the illegitimate son of Robert Flemming, esquire, of Wath, near Ripon (d. 1459); his uncle Richard Flemming (d. 1431) was bishop of Lincoln, while his aunt Cecily (Cecilia)...

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(1891–)
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