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date: 20 January 2020

Forster [Foster], Agneslocked

(d. 1484)
  • Caroline M. Barron

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Forster [Foster], Agnes (d. 1484), wealthy widow and prison reformer, came from Kent and was married for about twenty years to the London shipowner, merchant, and MP Stephen Forster, who was mayor in 1454–5. He came from Somerset and maintained close links with the ...

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