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Barre, Richardlocked

(b. c. 1130, d. in or after 1202)
  • J. M. Rigg
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Barre, Richard (b.c. 1130, d. in or after 1202), ecclesiastic and justice, was related to the Sifrewasts, Berkshire knights who also held land at their ancestral centre, Chiffrevast, in Normandy. Some time before 1150 he studied law at Bologna, where he was a fellow student of the canonist ...

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