Thomas More

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Sir Thomas More
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Sir Thomas More,
by Hans Holbein the Younger, 1527
Laird Chancellor
In office
October 1529 – Mey 1532
Monarch Henry VIII
Precedit bi Thomas Wolsey
Succeedit bi Thomas Audley
Chancellor o the Duchy o Lancaster
In office
31 December 1525 – 3 November 1529
Monarch Henry VIII
Precedit bi Richard Wingfield
Succeedit bi William FitzWilliam
Speaker o the Hoose o Commons
In office
16 Aprile 1523 – 13 August 1523
Monarch Henry VIII
Precedit bi Thomas Nevill
Succeedit bi Thomas Audley
Personal details
Born 7 February 1478
Lunnon, Ingland
Dee'd 6 Julie 1535(1535-07-06) (aged 57)
Lunnon, Ingland
Restin place Kirk o St Peter ad Vincula, London, Ingland
51°30′31″N 0°04′37″W / 51.508611°N 0.076944°W / 51.508611; -0.076944
Spoose(s) Jane Colt (m. 1505)
Alice Harpur (m. 1511)
Bairns Margaret
Alma mater Varsity o Oxford
Lincoln's Inn
Religion Roman Catholic

Sir Thomas More (/ˈmɔːr/; 7 Februar 1478 – 6 Julie 1535), veneratit bi Catholics as Saunt Thomas More,[1][2] wis an Inglis lawyer, social filosofer, author, statesman an notit Renaissance humanist.

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  1. St. Thomas More, 1478–1535 at
  2. Homily at the Canonization of St. Thomas More at The Center for Thomas More Studies at the University of Dallas, 2010, citing text "Recorded in The Tablet, June 1, 1935, pp. 694–695"