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Burgh, Geoffrey delocked

(d. 1228)
  • Nicholas Karn


Burgh, Geoffrey de (d. 1228), bishop of Ely, was the third or fourth son of a Norfolk knightly family, but only the name of his mother, Alice, is known. The most remarkable of the family was the second of the sons, Hubert de Burgh (c. 1170–1243)...

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