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date: 22 February 2020

Walden, Rogerlocked

(d. 1406)
  • R. G. Davies

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Walden, Roger (d. 1406), administrator, archbishop of Canterbury, and bishop of London, was from Walden (later Saffron Walden), Essex, and disdained by some contemporaries as of low birth, possibly the son of a butcher. While this may have been the family's trade, they could still have been, and do appear, quite prosperous and of standing....

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