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Geoffrey (1151?–1212), archbishop of York

Marie Lovatt

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: https://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/10535

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Geoffrey (1151?–1212), archbishop of York, was the illegitimate son of Henry II. He was probably named after his paternal grandfather, Geoffrey of Anjou (d. 1151).

Geoffrey's date of birth is suggested by indirect evidence. ...

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Subjects: British History ; Medieval and Renaissance History (500 to 1500) ; UK Politics ; Roman Catholicism, Roman Catholic Church

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