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Thomas de Percy
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Birth: 1332, England
Death: Aug. 8, 1369
Blofield
Norfolk, England

Younger son of Sir Henry de Percy and Idoine Clifford. Grandson of Sir Henry de Percy and Eleanor de Arundel FitzAlan, Sir Robert Clifford and Maud de Clare.

Thomas studied at Oxford University under Master William de Blythe in 1351, obtained his B.A. and M.A. degrees from Oxford, and was then appointed Canon of Chester-le-Street in 1351, Rector of Catton, Yorkshire in 1352, Canon of Chichester in 1353. He was chosen as Bishop of Norwich by papal provision in 1355, but under excommunication in 1359. Thomas, Bishop of Norwich, died testate at Blofield, Norfolk on 08 August 1369, and was buried in his cathedral at Norwich. 
 
Family links: 
 Parents:
  Henry de Percy (1301 - 1352)
  Idoine Clifford Percy (1300 - 1365)
 
 Siblings:
  Isabel de Percy de Aton*
  Eleanor de Percy FitzWalter*
  Henry de Percy (1320 - 1368)*
  Thomas de Percy (1332 - 1369)
  Margaret Percy De Ferrers (1333 - 1368)*
  Maud de Percy Neville (1335 - 1379)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Norwich Cathedral
Norwich
City of Norwich
Norfolk, England
 
Created by: Anne Shurtleff Stevens
Record added: Feb 20, 2013
Find A Grave Memorial# 105581871
Thomas de Percy
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In memory of my 21st great-granduncle.
- Helen Rineer
 Added: Mar. 5, 2013
 
 
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