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Gorham [Gorron], Geoffrey delocked

(c. 1100–1146)
  • James G. Clark

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Gorham [Gorron], Geoffrey de (c. 1100–1146), abbot of St Albans, was born shortly before 1100 in Maine, France, either at Le Mans or, as his name suggests, at Gorron nearby. He was probably a member of a local noble family, although one tradition associates him with the Anglo-Norman ...

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