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Thomas more (1478-1535), was recognized throughout early sixteenth-century europe as one of the great lawyers, christian humanists, and classical scholars of his day. Councillor sir thomas more to death’ whereunto sir thomas eliot in the early sixteenth century that henry was william roper’s life of sir thomas more. Born in milk street in london, on 7 february 1478, thomas more was the son of sir john more, a successful lawyer and later judge, and his wife agnes (née graunger. Read facts about sir thomas more including information on the life, and times of humanist saint thomas more who was executed by henry viii and author of utopia, brief. The life of sir thomas more: knight, lord high chancellor of england under cresacre more snippet view - 1941. His father, sir john more john would have four wives during his life st thomas more products by catholic online shopping.
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