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Ryssheton [Rishton], Nicholaslocked

(d. 1413)
  • R. G. Davies


Ryssheton [Rishton], Nicholas (d. 1413), canon lawyer and diplomat, was probably a native of Lancashire, where he had a brother, Henry Rishton, one of whose sons, also Nicholas (d. 1463), emulated his uncle's career. The elder Nicholas held a prebend in Crediton collegiate church, Devon...

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