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Orleton [Hereford], Adamlocked

(c. 1275–1345)
  • Roy Martin Haines


Orleton [Hereford], Adam (c. 1275–1345), diplomat, politician, and bishop, was probably born not in Orleton but in nearby Hereford, where there were several Orletons, including William who was bailiff or mayor. The brothers John and Thomas Trillek, who both became bishops, are believed to have been his nephews. That ...

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