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date: 21 January 2021

Baldwin [Baldwin of Forde]locked

(c. 1125–1190)
  • Christopher Holdsworth


Baldwin [Baldwin of Forde] (c. 1125–1190), archbishop of Canterbury, was born in Exeter, probably the son of Hugh d'Eu, archdeacon of Totnes, and a woman of unknown name. This parentage is suggested by Baldwin's having succeeded to the archdeaconry of Totnes on Hugh's...

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