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Newburgh, William oflocked

(b. 1135/6, d. in or after 1198)
  • John Taylor

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Newburgh, William of (b. 1135/6, d. in or after 1198), Augustinian canon and historian, belonged to a family that may have originated in Bridlington or an area nearby, according to statements in his Historia rerum Anglicarum. He was educated from boyhood in the Augustinian priory of ...

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