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Bronescombe, Walter of [Walter de Exonia]locked

(c. 1220–1280)


Bronescombe, Walter of [Walter de Exonia] (c. 1220–1280), bishop of Exeter, was born in Exeter; of his parentage nothing is known. He was trained at university, no doubt at Oxford, appears to have obtained his first benefice in commendam (Coningsby, Lincolnshire) in 1243, and, probably having been attached to the ...

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Canterbury and York Society
Chancery records (Public Record Office)