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date: 06 May 2021

William of York [St William of York, William fitz Herbert]locked

(d. 1154)
  • Janet Burton


William of York [St William of York, William fitz Herbert] (d. 1154), archbishop of York, was probably born not later than the 1090s.

His father, Herbert of Winchester, has traditionally been identified as the illegitimate son of Herbert (II), count of Maine, and his mother as ...

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