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Maidstone, Ralph oflocked

(d. 1245)
  • Julia Barrow


Maidstone, Ralph of (d. 1245), bishop of Hereford, is of unknown origins. His date of birth is unknown, but is unlikely to have been later than c.1195. Since he is referred to, from his earliest occurrences, with the title of magister, he probably received a higher education in the first or second decade of the thirteenth century. Where he was educated is uncertain, but either ...

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