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Brinton, Thomaslocked

(d. 1389)
  • Henry Summerson

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Brinton, Thomas (d. 1389), bishop of Rochester, took his name from Brinton in Norfolk. His parentage is unknown, but was probably humble. Having become a Benedictine monk in Norwich Cathedral priory he probably studied at Cambridge in 1352–3, before continuing his education at ...

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A. B. Emden, , 3 vols. (1957–9); also (1974)
Camden Society
Chancery records (Public Record Office)