biographical name see Littleton I

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  • Littleton — I. biographical name or Lyttelton or Luttelton Sir Thomas 1422 1481 English jurist II. geographical name town N central Colorado S of Denver population 40,340 …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Littleton, Sir Thomas — born 1422, probably at Frankley, Worcestershire, Eng. died Aug. 23, 1481, Frankley British jurist. In a turbulent period he held several high offices, including judge of the Court of Common Pleas (from 1466). His Littleton on Tenures (1481 or… …   Universalium

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