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date: 06 July 2020

Brocas, Sir Bernardlocked

(c. 1330–1395)
  • Henry Summerson


Brocas, Sir Bernard (c. 1330–1395), soldier and administrator, was a younger son of Sir John Brocas (d. 1365) of Clewer and Windsor, Berkshire, and his first wife, Margaret (d. in or before 1366); his father's family was of Gascon descent. Although the deaths of two intermediate heirs would eventually make him his father's successor, as a younger son ...

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