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date: 12 May 2021

Darcy, Brianlocked

(d. 1587)
  • Marion Gibson


Darcy, Brian (d. 1587), witch-hunter, was probably born in Essex, the son of Thomas Darcy of Tolleshunt Darcy, and his second wife, Elizabeth Bedingfield, daughter of John Haydon of Baconsthorpe, Norfolk. Thomas was a lesser member of the family of the barons Darcy of Chiche...

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