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date: 17 October 2019

Robert of Knaresboroughlocked

(d. 1218?)
  • Brian Golding

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Robert of Knaresborough (d. 1218?), hermit, was the son of a wealthy English or Anglo-Scandinavian merchant of York, Toki Flos, and his wife, Sunniva. He first wished to join a brother who was a conversus, or lay brother, of the Cistercian abbey of ...

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Early English Text Society
H. R. Luard, ed., , 7 vols., RS, 57 (1872–83)