LONDON, John, of Leicester.
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Family and Education
s. of John London of Leicester. m. Elizabeth.
Mayor, Leicester Mich. 1402-3.1
A member of the important Corpus Christi guild of Leicester, London helped to found the guild chantry in 1392. He owned a house in the town near the north bridge, and between 1378 and 1400 rented, from the duchy of Lancaster, a farm (worth 28s. per year) in ‘Le Holyrodelane’.2