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date: 18 October 2019

Cotton, Sir Richardlocked

(b. in or before 1497, d. 1556)
  • Catharine Davies


Cotton, Sir Richard (b. in or before 1497, d. 1556), courtier and administrator, was the third son of John Cotton, a Shropshire gentleman, and Cecily, daughter of Thomas Mainwaring of Ightfield, Shropshire. He began his career as an attorney in the sheriff's court in ...

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