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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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...
Gilbert Berkeley
Gilbert Berkeley (1501–1581) was an English churchman, a Marian exile and then bishop of Bath and Wells.
He took the degree of B.D. at Oxford about 1539, according to Anthony à Wood. He was rector...
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...
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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Robert Burnell
Robert Burnell (sometimes Robert Burnel) (circa 1239 – 25 October 1292) was an English bishop who served as Lord Chancellor of England from 1274 to 1292. A native of Shropshire, he served as a mi...
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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Richard Kidder
Richard Kidder (1633–1703) was an English Anglican churchman, Bishop of Bath and Wells, from 1691 to his death. He was a noted theologian.
He was educated at Emmanuel College, Cambridge, where he ...
Adriano Castellesi
Adriano Castellesi, also known as Adriano de Castello or Hadrian de Castello (c. 1460 – c. 1521) was an Italian cardinal and writer.
Castellesi was born at Corneto, and was sometimes known as Adri...
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Charles Moss (bishop of Bath and Wells)
Charles Moss (3 January 1711/12 – 13 April 1802) was an Anglican clergyman who served as Bishop of St David's from 1766 to 1774 and Bishop of Bath and Wells from 1774 to 1802.
Born in Postwick, N...
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Walter Curle
Walter Curle (or Curll; 1575 – 1647) was an English bishop, a close supporter of William Laud. Born in Hatfield, Hertfordshire, he was educated at St Albans School and at Christ's College, Cambr...
Robert Eden, 3rd Baron Auckland
Robert John Eden, 3rd Baron Auckland DD (10 July 1799 – 25 April 1870), styled The Honourable Robert Eden from birth until 1849, was a British clergyman. He was Bishop of Sodor and Man from 1847 to 18...
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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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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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Congar of Congresbury
Saint Congar (also Cumgar or Cungar; Welsh: Cyngar; Latin: Concarius) (c. 470–27 November 520), was a Welsh abbot and supposed bishop in Somerset, now in England.He grew up in Pembrokeshire and tr...
Richard Clifford
Richard Clifford (died 1421) was a Bishop of London who had previously been Bishop of Worcester, Bishop-elect of Bath and Wells, and Lord Privy Seal.Clifford's brother was the politician Robert Cliffo...
John Harewell
John Harewell was a Roman Catholic Bishop of Bath and Wells in medieval England.Harewell came from Harwell in Berkshire (now in Oxfordshire). He was in the employ of the Black Prince, before being col...
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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George Carey
George Leonard Carey, Baron Carey of Clifton PC FRSA FKC (born 13 November 1935) is a retired Anglican bishop who was the Archbishop of Canterbury from 1991 to 2002. During his time as archb...
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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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