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Roper, Johnlocked

(d. 1524)
  • J. H. Baker


Roper, John (d. 1524), legal official, was the son of John Roper (d. 1487) of Swalecliffe, Kent, sometime sheriff of that county, and his wife, Margery, daughter and coheir of John Tatershall. He was admitted to Lincoln's Inn on 8 July 1486, and called to the bar a few years later, perhaps before he was added to the commission of the peace for ...

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