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date: 15 September 2019

Roper [née More], Margaretlocked

(1505–1544)
  • Margaret Bowker

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Roper [née More], Margaret (1505–1544), scholar and daughter of Sir Thomas More, was probably born in October 1505, the eldest child of Thomas More (1478–1535) and his first wife, Jane Colt (d. 1511). She spent much of her early life in the centre of the city of ...

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