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Ste Barbe [Sancta Barbara], William delocked

(c. 1080–1152)
  • H. S. Offler
  • , revised by Henry Summerson


Ste Barbe [Sancta Barbara], William de (c. 1080–1152), bishop of Durham, had obscure antecedents. He was presumably a Norman from Ste Barbe-en-Auge in Calvados (arrondissement of Lisieux, canton of Mézidon). He occurs at York as clerk and canon during the 1120s in the entourage of ...

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