Bishop of Bath and Wells
The Bishop of Bath and Wells heads the Church of England Diocese of Bath and Wells in the Province of Canterbury in England.The present diocese covers the vast majority of the (ceremonial) county of S...
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Diocese of Bath and Wells
The Diocese of Bath and Wells is a diocese in the Church of England Province of Canterbury in England.The diocese covers the county of Somerset and a small area of Dorset. The Episcopal seat of the B...
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Henry Bowet
Henry Bowet (died 20 October 1423) was both Bishop of Bath and Wells and Archbishop of York.
Bowet was a royal clerk to King Richard II of England, and at one point carried letters of recommendati...
Polydore Vergil
Polidoro Virgili, commonly Latinised as Polydorus Vergilius, or anglicised as Polydore Vergil (or Virgil), and often known as Polydore Vergil of Urbino (c. 1470 – 18 April 1555) was an Italian humanis...
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William Barlow (bishop of Chichester)
William Barlow (Barlowe; alias Finch) (died 1568) was an English Augustinian prior turned bishop of four dioceses, a complex figure of the Protestant Reformation. Aspects of his life await scholarly c...
Edward Willes
Edward Willes may refer to:
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Wynne Willson
St John Basil Wynne Willson was an Anglican bishop in the first half of the 20th century. He was the Bishop of Bath and Wells from 1921 to 1937.He was born on 28 August 1868 and educated at Cheltenham...
Harold Bradfield
Harold William Bradfield, DD, FKC, BD (20 September 1898 – 1 May 1960) was an Anglican clergyman who served as Bishop of Bath and Wells from 1946 to 1960.He was educated at Alleyn's School and K...
Robert Stillington
Robert Stillington (1420 – May 1491) was Bishop of Bath and Wells (1465–1491) and a courtier under Edward IV of England. He twice served as Edward's Lord Chancellor and in 1483, he was instrument...
Robert Creighton
Robert Creighton or Crichton (1593–1672) was a Scottish royalist churchman who became Bishop of Bath and Wells.
He was son of Thomas Creighton and Margaret Stuart, who claimed kinship with the anc...
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William Wand
John William Charles Wand KCVO PC (25 January 1885 – 16 August 1977) was an English Anglican bishop. He was the Archbishop of Brisbane in Australia before returning to England to become the Bishop o...
Oliver King
Oliver King (c. 1432 – 29 August 1503) was a Bishop of Exeter and Bishop of Bath and Wells who restored Bath Abbey after 1500.
Educated at Eton, where he was a king's scholar, and King's College, ...
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Richard Foxe
Richard Foxe (sometimes Richard Fox) (c. 1448 – 5 October 1528) was an English churchman, successively Bishop of Exeter, Bath and Wells, Durham, and Winchester, Lord Privy Seal, and founder of Corpus ...
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Francis Underhill
Francis Underhill (16 May 1878 - 24 January 1943. was an Anglican bishop in the first half of the 20th century.Underhill was educated at Shrewsbury School and Exeter College, Oxford. He was ordained i...
Roger of Salisbury (Bishop of Bath and Wells)
Roger of Salisbury (died 1247) was a Bishop of Bath and Wells (previously Bath).
Roger was a canon of Salisbury by 3 July 1223 and was a theology lecturer at Salisbury by 30 September 1225. In lat...
Ralph Ergham
Ralph Ergham (or Erghum; died 1400) was the English bishop of Salisbury from 1375 to 1388, and then bishop of Bath and Wells from 1388 to 1400.Ergham was Chancellor of John of Gaunt, Duke of Lancaster...
George Hooper
George Hooper (18 November 1640 – 6 September 1727) was a learned and influential English High church cleric of the late seventeenth and early eighteenth centuries. He served as bishop of the Welsh d...
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Thomas Godwin (bishop)
Thomas Godwin (1517–1590) was an English bishop, who presided over the Diocese of Bath and Wells.Thomas Godwin was both born and died in Wokingham in Berkshire.From 1567 to 1584 he was Dean of Canterb...
Walter Haselshaw
Walter Haselshaw was a medieval English Bishop of Bath and Wells. He was elected 7 August 1302 and consecrated 4 November 1302. He died 11 December 1308.
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James Montague (bishop)
James Montague (c.1568–1618) was an English bishop.
He was the son of Sir Edward Montague of Boughton, and grandson of Edward Montagu.He was a graduate of Christ's College, Cambridge, and became i...
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Lord Arthur Hervey
Lord Arthur Charles Hervey (20 August 1808 – 9 June 1894) was an English bishop who served as Bishop of Bath and Wells from 1869 to 1894. He was usually known by his aristocratic courtesy title,...
John Wynne
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Peter Mews
Peter Mews (25 March 1619 – 9 November 1706) was an English Royalist theologian and bishop.
Mews was born at Caundle Purse in Dorset, and was educated at the Merchant Taylors' School, London, and ...
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Gilbert Bourne
Gilbert Bourne (date of birth unknown; d. 10 September 1569 at Silverton, Devon) was the last Roman Catholic Bishop of Bath and Wells, England.
Bourne was son of Philip Bourne, of Worcestershire. ...
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Walter Giffard
Walter Giffard (c.1225 – April 1279) was Lord Chancellor of England and Archbishop of York.
Giffard was a son of Hugh Giffard of Boyton in Wiltshire, a royal justice, by Sibyl, a daughter and...
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John Barnet
John Barnet (died 1373) was a Bishop of Worcester then Bishop of Bath and Wells then finally Bishop of Ely.Barnet was selected Bishop of Worcester about 16 December 1361, and consecrated on 20 March 1...
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Leonard Mawe
Leonard Maw (sometimes seen as "Mawe" (c. 1552 – 1629, Chiswick) was a Bishop of Bath and Wells and a Master of Peterhouse, Cambridge and Trinity College, Cambridge.
He was born in Rendlesha...
John Bickersteth
John Monier Bickersteth KCVO (born Canterbury, 6 September 1921) was Bishop of Bath and Wells from 1975 to 1987, and Clerk of the Closet from 1979-1989.Bickersteth descends from a clerical family over...
John Still
John Still (c. 1543 – 26 February 1607/8), bishop of Bath and Wells, enjoyed considerable fame as a preacher and disputant. He was formerly reputed to be the author of the early English comedy dr...
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Walter Skirlaw
Walter Skirlaw (also Walter de Skirlaw, Walter Skirclaw, Walter Skirlaugh, Walter Shirlagh, or Walter Skarlawe) (born Swine parish, Holderness, brought up at Skirlaugh; died 1406) was an English bisho...
Richard Beadon
Richard Beadon DD (1737 – 21 April 1824) was Master of Jesus College, Cambridge 1781–1789 and later Vice-Chancellor of the University, Bishop of Gloucester and Bishop of Bath and Wells.
Beadon was...
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