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Stainsby [Stavensby], Alexander oflocked

(d. 1238)


Stainsby [Stavensby], Alexander of (d. 1238), bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, was in all likelihood a native of Stainsby within Ashby Puerorum, Lincolnshire, where his brothers Gilbert and Master William of Stainsby held land. His parentage and schooling are obscure, though he may well have been a pupil of ...

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