Simon Islip

(d. 1366)

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(d. 1366).

Archbishop of Canterbury. Born near Oxford and a fellow of Merton, Islip was an ecclesiastical lawyer who became the bishop of Lincoln's vicar-general, archdeacon of Canterbury (1343), and ...

Subjects: British History.

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