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John Leland
Birth: 1506
Death: 1552

A historian who was commissioned by Henry VIII to list the antiquities of England. Although Leland went mad and died before his work was complete, he travelled extensively and his writings were used heavily by later antiquarians such as Camden and Stow. (bio by: Mark McManus) 
 
Burial:
St Michael le Querne (destroyed 1666)
London
City of London
Greater London, England
Plot: unknown
 
Maintained by: Find A Grave
Originally Created by: Mark McManus
Record added: Jan 12, 2005
Find A Grave Memorial# 10309240
John Leland
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