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Kirkby, Johnlocked

(d. 1290)
  • Michael Prestwich


Kirkby, John (d. 1290), administrator and bishop of Ely, began his career as a clerk in Henry III's chancery. He may have been related to the John Kirkby who acted as justice in 1227 and 1236, and who was perhaps parson of Kirkby Lonsdale, Westmorland...

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