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Stanford, Sir Williamlocked

  • J. H. Baker


Stanford, Sir William (1509–1558), judge and legal writer, was born on 20 August 1509, the second son of William Stanford, mercer, of London, and Margaret Gedney (d. 1541). He is said by Wood to have been 'among the Oxonians' (Wood, Ath. Oxon....

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