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Langton, Stephenlocked

(c. 1150–1228)
  • Christopher Holdsworth


Langton, Stephen (c. 1150–1228), archbishop of Canterbury, was one of three sons, perhaps the eldest, of Henry Langton, a minor landowner in Langton by Wragby, Lincolnshire. A moated farmhouse to the west of the church could mark his birthplace.

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