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Foliot, Gilbertlocked

(c. 1110–1187)
  • C. N. L. Brooke

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Foliot, Gilbert (c. 1110–1187), Benedictine monk and bishop of London, was the son of Agnes de Chesney, sister of Robert de Chesney, bishop of Lincoln, 1148–66, and her husband, who was possibly Robert Foliot, steward of David I, king of Scots, when David...

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