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date: 22 February 2020

Kelton, Arthurlocked

(d. 1549/50)
  • Philip Schwyzer


Kelton, Arthur (d. 1549/50), verse chronicler, was probably a native of Shrewsbury. His parents and date of birth are unknown. Wood says he was thought to be Welsh, but Kelton himself seems to have been uncertain about his national identity. In his first published work he refers to the Welsh as '...

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