Thomas Wykes

Thomas Wykes was born in Suffolk in about 1222. After studying at Oxford he became rector of Caiser St Edmunds in Norfolk. In 1182 Thomas Wykes entered Osney monastery where he was put in charge of their annals. Although Wykes was critical of certain aspects of Henry Ill's rule, he supported the king against Simon de Montfort. Thomas Wykes died in about 1293.