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Tresham, Sir Thomaslocked

(d. 1471)
  • Julian Lock


Tresham, Sir Thomas (d. 1471), administrator and speaker of the House of Commons, was the son of William Tresham (d. 1450) of Sywell and Rushton, Northamptonshire, and his wife, Isabel, daughter of Sir William Vaux of Harrowden. No doubt his early advancement owed much to his father's influence. In 1443 he shared in ...

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