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Spring familylocked

(per. c. 1400–c. 1550)
  • Phillipp R. Schofield

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Spring family (per.c. 1400–c. 1550), clothiers, of Lavenham, Suffolk, has as its first representative Thomas [i] Spring (d. 1440). He was the first of three Thomas Springs to be associated with the late fifteenth- and early sixteenth-century East Anglian cloth trade. By the second quarter of the fifteenth century, the ...

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