William Cade

(c. 1086—1161) financier

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He lent money to persons of high and low standing, government officials, clerics, Henry II, and possibly Thomas Becket. Henry seized Cade's assets in England in 1166.

From The Oxford Dictionary of the Middle Ages in Oxford Reference.

Subjects: Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500).

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