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Mason, Sir Johnlocked

(c. 1503–1566)
  • P. R. N. Carter

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Mason, Sir John (c. 1503–1566), diplomat and member of parliament, was born of humble parents in Abingdon, Berkshire. While the identity of his father is unknown, his mother was the sister of a monk at Abingdon Abbey (possibly the last abbot, Thomas Rowland...

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