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Ware, Richard oflocked

(d. 1283)
  • D. A. Carpenter

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Ware, Richard of (d. 1283), abbot of Westminster, is of unknown origins. His life is unknown before 1257 when he appears as a Westminster monk acting as the proctor for Abbot Richard of Croxley. The career and connections that secured his elevation to the abbacy late in 1258 are thus obscure. ...

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British Library, London
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