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Bromsgrove, Richard (d. 1434), abbot of Evesham

D. C. Cox

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/3520

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Bromsgrove, Richard (d. 1434), abbot of Evesham, doubtless took his name from Bromsgrove in Worcestershire. He probably studied at Gloucester College, Oxford. A bachelor of canon law, he was infirmarer of Evesham Abbey at the time of his election as abbot of that house on 6 December 1418. He was blessed on 21 December in ...

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