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date: 25 February 2021

Brome, Adamlocked

(d. 1332)
  • Jeremy Catto


Brome, Adam (d. 1332), administrator and first founder of Oriel College, Oxford, was probably the son of Thomas of Brome, who took his name from Brome near Eye in Suffolk; according to the inquisition held after the death of Edmund, earl of Cornwall...

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