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Stanley, Sir Johnlocked

(c. 1350–1414)
  • Michael J. Bennett

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Stanley, Sir John (c. 1350–1414), soldier and administrator, was a younger son of William Stanley of Storeton, Cheshire, and Alice, daughter of Hugh Mascy of Timperley, Cheshire. He made his name as a soldier in the French wars, and achieved eminence as lieutenant of ...

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Bodleian Library, Oxford
Early English Text Society
Lancashire Record Office, Preston
Chancery records (Public Record Office)