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Hopton, Sir Walter oflocked

(c. 1235–1295/6)

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Hopton, Sir Walter of (c. 1235–1295/6), justice, was probably born in or before 1235 in Shropshire, perhaps at Hopton Castle, which his family had held since at least the mid-twelfth century as major knightly tenants of the honour of Clun. He was the son of another ...

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