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Stafford, Johnlocked

(d. 1452)
  • R. G. Davies


Stafford, John (d. 1452), administrator and archbishop of Canterbury, was the illegitimate son of Sir Humphrey Stafford of Southwick, Wiltshire (d. 1413), and of one Emma of North Bradley, Wiltshire, whom the archbishop supported until her death in 1446. Sir Humphrey's legitimate son and heir, another ...

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