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Cheyne, Sir John (d. 1414), diplomat, heretic, and speaker-elect of the House of Commons  

Nigel Saul

Cheyne, Sir John (d. 1414), diplomat, heretic, and speaker-elect of the House of Commons, of unknown parentage, was a scion of the family of Cheyne of Drayton Beauchamp, Buckinghamshire. Almost certainly a younger son, he was probably intended for a career in the church. ...