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date: 22 January 2021

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

(d. 1154)
  • Janet Burton

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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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English Historical Review
Studies in Church History
Surtees Society
T. Arnold, ed., , 2 vols., RS, 75 (1882–5); repr. (1965)