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Roper [née More], Margaret (1505-1544), scholar and daughter of Sir Thomas More

Margaret Bowker

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/24071

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Roper [née More], Margaret (1505-1544), scholar and daughter of Sir Thomas More, was probably born in October 1505, the eldest child of Thomas More (1478-1535) and his first wife, Jane Colt (d. 1511). She spent much of her early life in the centre of the city of London in a ...

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