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Waldby, Robertlocked

(c. 1335–1397)
  • R. N. Swanson


Waldby, Robert (c. 1335–1397), archbishop of York, is generally accepted as having come from Yorkshire. His ordination as priest in 1362 suggests a birth date of the mid-1330s, at the latest. He was related to the preaching friar John Waldby (d. 1372)...

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Chancery records (Public Record Office)
Borthwick Institute of Historical Research, University of York
Camden Society
W. H. Bliss, C. Johnson, & J. Twemlow, eds., (1893–)