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date: 14 October 2019

Chestre, Alicelocked

(d. 1485)
  • Clive Burgess

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Chestre, Alice (d. 1485), trader and benefactor, in common with many fifteenth-century women, seems particularly to have come into her own after the death of her husband. Henry Chestre, a Bristol draper, had been prosperous and was numbered among the worthy men of his parish, ...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
Bristol Record Office