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Okham, John (d. 1327/8), administrator

Henry Summerson

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

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

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Okham, John (d. 1327/8), administrator, is of unknown origins. He is first recorded in 1296, as a clerk in the king's wardrobe, where much of his career was to be spent, and of which by June 1308 he had been promoted to be cofferer. He held that office until July 1309, and again from February 1311 to September 1314. ...

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