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Campion, Edmund [St Edmund Campion]locked

(1540–1581)
  • Michael A. R. Graves

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Campion, Edmund [St Edmund Campion] (1540–1581), Jesuit and martyr, was probably one of the Sawston branch of the Campion family and was born in London on 25 January 1540, son of a citizen and bookseller.

Campion was educated at a grammar school in ...

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