Show Summary Details

Page of
PRINTED FROM Oxford Dictionary of National Biography. © Oxford University Press, 2018. All Rights Reserved. Under the terms of the licence agreement, an individual user may print out a PDF of a single article in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography for personal use (for details see Privacy Policy).

Chaury, Robert delocked

(d. 1278)
  • Henry Summerson


Chaury, Robert de (d. 1278), bishop of Carlisle, probably took his name from Chawreth in Essex. Except that he was illegitimate by birth, nothing is known of his background or early career until 1244, when he was recorded as employed in the wardrobe of ...

Also in this article

You do not currently have access to this article


Please login to access the full content.


Access to the full content requires a subscription

A. B. Emden, , 3 vols. (1957–9); also (1974)
[J. Le Neve], , ed. D. E. Greenaway & J. S. Barrow, [8 vols] (1968–)