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John Prideaux 1505 – 1568

John Prideaux 1505 – 1568

  John Prideaux stars in the book A Ghost Story .   The book is set in Harford, near Stowford on Devon. He also is mentioned in the book. The Bishop and The Witch.     The story is about the Bishop of Worcester and is set in

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Richard de Pridias Lord of Prideaux – 1070 -1122

Richard de Pridias Lord of Prideaux – 1070 -1122

Richard de Pridias Lord of Prideaux lived between 1070 and 1122.                 The documentation negotiated by Richard Pridias, shows how involved the family swiftly became with the Normans. The Priory was built within five years of the agreed documentation, so

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Paganus Prideaux 1040 – 1100 Lord of Prideaux

Paganus Prideaux 1040 – 1100 Lord of Prideaux

Sir John MacLean wrote The name and family of Prideaux is of great antiquity in Cornwall. Soon after the Norman Conquest we find a family seated at Prideaux Castle in the parish of Luxullion and some have attributed to it a British origin. The first of the

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