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Roches, Peter des [Peter de Rupibus]locked

(d. 1238)
  • Nicholas Vincent


Roches, Peter des [Peter de Rupibus] (d. 1238), administrator and bishop of Winchester, was a native of the Touraine in north-western France, sprung from the same knightly dynasty, centred upon Château-du-Loir, as Guillaume des Roches (d. 1222), seneschal of Anjou and one of the leading figures in the government of ...

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