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date: 18 November 2019

Grimald, Nicholaslocked

(b. 1519/20, d. in or before 1562)
  • Michael G. Brennan


Grimald, Nicholas (b. 1519/20, d. in or before 1562), poet, was once assumed to have been the son of John Baptista Grimaldi, a henchman of Henry VII's notorious tax collectors Sir Richard Empson and Edmund Dudley. But no contemporary documents support this elevated connection. In ...

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