Robert Sadington

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Robert Sadington
Lord High Chancellor of England
In office
29 September 1343 26 October 1345
Legal offices
Preceded by Chief Baron of the Exchequer
1337–1343
Succeeded by
Preceded by Chief Baron of the Exchequer
1346–1350
Succeeded by