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date: 21 September 2020

Bowes, Sir Martinlocked

  • C. E. Challis


Bowes, Sir Martin (1496/7–1566), goldsmith and mayor of London, was born in York in the parish of St Cuthbert, Peaseholme. Despite his disclaimer in 1549 that at the time of his going thirty-eight years previously to London at the age of fourteen (...

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National Archives of the United Kingdom, Public Record Office, London
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S. T. Bindoff, ed., , 3 vols. (1982)