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Alexander Neville

(c. 1332—1392) archbishop of York


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One of the northern Nevilles, Alexander became archbishop in 1373 and engaged in disputes with other northern churches. Becoming a militant councillor of Richard III, he was appealed with other favourites in 1388 and translated to St Andrews, actually subject to the antipope.

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

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


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