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Lexinton [Laxton], John oflocked

(d. 1257)
  • Robert C. Stacey

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Lexinton [Laxton], John of (d. 1257), administrator, was a younger son of Richard, son of Robert of Lexinton (Laxton), and his wife, Matilda. Like his brothers Robert of Lexinton, Stephen of Lexinton, Peter, and Henry [see below], John may have begun his career in the schools; it is difficult otherwise to see how he could have studied both canon and civil law, as the ...

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