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Joseph, Michael [called an Gof]locked

(d. 1497)
  • J. P. D. Cooper


Joseph, Michael [called an Gof] (d. 1497), rebel, was probably born in the parish of St Keverne on the Lizard in Cornwall. A blacksmith by trade, Joseph was chosen to be the 'hede capitayne' of the angry demonstrations in west Cornwall against the government of ...

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