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Brackenbury, Sir Robert (d. 1485), knight

Rosemary Horrox

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/3162

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Brackenbury, Sir Robert (d. 1485), knight, was the second son of Ralph Brackenbury of Denton in the parish of Gainford, co. Durham. The nearby lordship of Barnard Castle was held by Richard, duke of Gloucester, in the right of his wife, Anne Neville, from 1474, and Robert Brackenbury had probably ...

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Subjects: Biographical Studies ; History

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