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Thynne, Sir Johnlocked

(1512/13–1580)
  • Mark Girouard

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Thynne, Sir John (1512/13–1580), estate manager and builder of Longleat, was born in Church Stretton, Shropshire, the eldest son of Thomas Thynne of Church Stretton, and Margaret, daughter of Thomas Eynns, also of Church Stretton. He was a nephew of William Thynne, and was probably encouraged to move to ...

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S. T. Bindoff, ed., , 3 vols. (1982)
P. W. Hasler, ed., , 3 vols. (1981)
National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London