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date: 28 February 2020

Broke, Sir Robertlocked

(d. 1558)
  • J. H. Baker

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Broke, Sir Robert (d. 1558), judge, legal writer, and speaker of the House of Commons, was probably born in the first decade of the sixteenth century. He was the eldest son of Thomas Broke of Claverley, Shropshire, and Margaret, daughter of Humphrey Grosvenor...

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(1891–)
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