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date: 07 April 2020

Clyn, Johnlocked

(d. 1349?)
  • Bernadette A. Williams


Clyn, John (d. 1349?), Franciscan friar and annalist, is said by John Bale and James Ussher to have been born in Leinster. There is a Clinstown near Kilkenny, and variant spellings of the surname Clyn can be found in the Kilkenny area. The same name can also be found in the ...

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Trinity College, Dublin
Irish Manuscripts Commission
J. Bale, , 2 vols. in 1 (Basel, 1557–9); facs. edn (1971)