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Burghill [Burghull], Johnlocked

(c. 1330–1414)
  • R. N. Swanson

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Burghill [Burghull], John (c. 1330–1414), bishop of Coventry and Lichfield, was the son of Thomas Burghill and his wife, Sibylla; heraldry links his father with the Burghills of Burghill, in Herefordshire; his mother's arms were a version of Peverel of Leicestershire. His family background is otherwise obscure. His will mentions two brothers (...

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