Feminae: Medieval Women and Gender Index


  • Record Number: 8752
  • Author(s)/Creator(s): Turville-Petre , Thorlac.
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  • Title: The Persecution of Elizabeth Swillington by Ralph, Lord Cromwell [The author explores the case of Elizabeth Swillington, whom Cromwell went to extreme measures to force to renounce her rights to a large inheritance; the appendix presents an edition of Elizabeth's "Compleyntis"].
  • Source: Nottingham Medieval Studies 42, ( 1998): Pages 174 - 187.
  • Description:
  • Article Type: Edition of Text;Journal Article
  • Subject (See Also): Editing Texts Inheritance Intimidation Ralph, Lord Cromwell, Lord Treasurer of England Swillington, Elizabeth, Heiress Violence
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  • Geographic Area: British Isles
  • Century: 15
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  • Author's Affiliation: University of Nottingham
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  • Year of Publication: 1998.
  • Language: English
  • ISSN/ISBN: 00782122