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date: 11 November 2019

Mallory familylocked

(per. c. 1100–1300)
  • David Crouch

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Mallory family (per.c. 1100–1300), gentry, of medieval Leicestershire, was first represented by Richard [i] Mallory (d.c. 1160), a follower of Robert, earl of Leicester, in the 1130s and 1140s. The Mallory name must have come to Leicestershire rather earlier, however, for it appears as the name of a family of substantial knights in the county of ...

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