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Kidderminster [Kedermyster, Kyderminstre], Richardlocked

(c. 1461–1533/4)
  • Peter Cunich


Kidderminster [Kedermyster, Kyderminstre], Richard (c. 1461–1533/4), abbot of Winchcombe, was probably born at Kidderminster, Worcestershire. The names of his parents are not known. He entered the Benedictine abbey of Winchcombe in Gloucestershire as a novice at the age of fifteen, was ordained acolyte and subdeacon on 18 September 1479 at ...

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