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Gifford, Gilbertlocked

(1560–1590)
  • Alison Plowden

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Gifford, Gilbert (1560–1590), spy, was the son of a recusant, John Gifford (d. 1613), of Chillington in Staffordshire. He went abroad while still in his teens and on 31 January 1577 entered William Allen's college for the training of missionary priests at ...

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