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Sawston [Sansetun], Benedict oflocked

(d. 1226)
  • M. N. Blount


Sawston [Sansetun], Benedict of (d. 1226), bishop of Rochester, was probably a native of Sawston, Cambridgeshire. Nothing is certainly known of his education, though he seems to have had legal training and it has been conjectured that he studied in Paris under Stephen Langton...

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