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date: 22 November 2019

Crosby, Sir Johnlocked

(d. 1476)
  • Pamela Nightingale


Crosby, Sir John (d. 1476), merchant and diplomat, inherited from his father the manor of Hanworth, which had also been held by his grandfather. He was apprenticed to the prominent London grocer John Young, and became a freeman in 1454. By that date ...

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