John Paston

(1421—1466) landowner and letter writer

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(1421–66), letter writer: m. Margaret Mautby 1440; lives at Caister Castle, Norwich; buried in Bacton; tomb removed to Paston. The Paston Letters and Papers of the Fifteenth Century, ed. N. Davis, pt I 1971, pt II 1976 .

From The Oxford Guide to Literary Britain and Ireland in Oxford Reference.

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