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Ghent, Simonlocked

(c. 1250–1315)
  • Roy Martin Haines


Ghent, Simon (c. 1250–1315), bishop of Salisbury, is of obscure origins, but possibly he was a member of a London merchant family that had recently migrated from the Low Countries. The Flores historiarum gives Westminster as his birthplace. In 1268 the archbishop of ...

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English Historical Review
Canterbury and York Society
A. B. Emden, , 3 vols. (1957–9); also (1974)
Chancery records (Public Record Office)