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date: 19 January 2020

Percyvale [née Bonaventure], Thomasinelocked

(d. 1512)
  • Matthew Davies


Percyvale [née Bonaventure], Thomasine (d. 1512), trader and school founder, was born in Week St Mary, near Bude in Cornwall, daughter of John and Joan Bonaventure. She became the subject of a legend, recounted by Richard Carew in his Survey of Cornwall...

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