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Lewis, Owen [Lewis Owen] (1533–1594), bishop of Cassano, Naples

Michael E. Williams

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI:

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Lewis, Owen [Lewis Owen] (1533–1594), bishop of Cassano, Naples, was born on 27 December 1533 in the hamlet of Bodeon, Llangadwaladr, Anglesey, the son of a freeholder. He became a scholar at Winchester College in 1547 and a fellow of New College, Oxford...

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Subjects: Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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