Bishops of Salisbury
The Bishop of Salisbury is the ordinary of the Church of England's Diocese of Salisbury in the Province of Canterbury. The diocese covers much of the counties of Wiltshire and Dorset. The see is in th...
Bishop of Ramsbury
The Bishop of Ramsbury is an episcopal title used by a suffragan bishop of the Church of England Diocese of Salisbury, in the Province of Canterbury, England. The title takes its name after the town o...
Lionel Woodville
Lionel Woodville (circa 1446 – 23 June 1484) was a Bishop of Salisbury in England.
Lionel was born in 1453.Woodville was a younger son of Richard Woodville, 1st Earl Rivers and Jacquetta of Luxemb...
Thomas Sherlock
Thomas Sherlock (1678 – 18 July 1761) was a British divine who served as a Church of England bishop for 33 years. He is also noted in church history as an important contributor to Christian apologeti...
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Eahlstan
Eahlstan (or Alfstan) was a medieval Bishop of Sherborne.Eahlstan was consecrated between 816 and 825. He died in 867. According to the Anglo-Saxon Chronicle, he died in 867 after holding office for f...
Hubert Walter
Hubert Walter (c. 1160 – 13 July 1205) was an influential royal adviser in the late twelfth and early thirteenth centuries in the positions of Chief Justiciar of England, Archbishop of Cant...
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Ælfstan (bishop of Ramsbury)
Aelfstan (or Ælfstan) was a medieval Bishop of Ramsbury.He was consecrated in 970. He died in 981.
John Fisher (bishop of Salisbury)
John Fisher (1748, Hampton – 8 May 1825, Seymour Street, London), D.D. was a 19th-century Church of England bishop, serving as Bishop of Exeter then Bishop of Salisbury.
John Fisher was the eldest...
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John Baker (bishop)
John Austin Baker (11 January 1928 - 4 June 2014) was the Bishop of Salisbury in the Church of England from 1982 until 1993.
He was the only child born to George Austin Baker and his wife Grace Ba...
Thomas Burgess (bishop)
Thomas Burgess (18 November 1756 – 19 February 1837) was an English author, philosopher, Bishop of Saint David's and Bishop of Salisbury.
He was born at Odiham in Hampshire and educated at Robert ...
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John Thomas (bishop of Salisbury)
John Thomas (1691–1766) was an English bishop of Lincoln and bishop of Salisbury.
Born on 23 June 1691, he was the son of a drayman in Nicholson's brewery in the parish of All Hallows the Great in...
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Robert de Bingham
Robert de Bingham (1180–1246) was the Bishop of Salisbury from 1229 to 1246.
De Bingham held the prebend of Slape in the diocese of Salisbury prior to his election as bishop about 25 September 122...
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Martin Fotherby
Martin Fotherby (c.1560-1620) was an English clergyman, who became Bishop of Salisbury.
He was born in Grimsby, and studied at the University of Cambridge, where he became a Fellow of Trinity Coll...
Osmund (bishop of Salisbury)
Saint Osmund (Norman: Osmond; d. 3 December 1099), Count of Sées, was a Norman noble and clergyman. Following the Norman conquest of England, he served as Lord Chancellor (c. 1070–...
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Robert Wickhampton
Robert Wickhampton was a medieval Bishop of Salisbury.
Wickhampton was a canon of Salisbury before he was Dean of Salisbury by 17 January 1258. He was also a papal chaplain. He had a dispensation ...
Joseph Fison
Joseph Edward Fison (18 March 1906 – 2 July 1972) was an Anglican bishop. He was the 74th Bishop of Salisbury.Fison was educated at Shrewsbury School and then at The Queen's College, Oxford, where he ...
Alexander Hyde
Alexander Hyde (1598–1667) was an English royalist clergyman, Bishop of Salisbury from 1665 to 1667.
Hyde was born at Salisbury in 1598, the second-born of the four most prominent sons of Sir Lawr...
Gerald Allen
Gerald Burton Allen (1885–1956) was a British scholar and a Church of England priest and bishop.
Allen was born into a clerical family, being the eldest son of The Reverend T.K. Allen, sometime ...
Richard Mitford
Richard Mitford (died 1407) was an English bishop of Chichester from 17 November 1389, and consecrated on 10 April 1390 and then bishop of Salisbury. He was translated to the see of Salisbury on 25 Oc...
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Roger Martival
Roger Martival (died 14 March 1330) was a medieval Bishop of Salisbury in England.Martival was Archdeacon of Huntingdon (1286–1295), Archdeacon of Leicester (1295–1310) and Dean of Lincoln (1310–1315)...
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Oda of Canterbury
Oda (or Odo; died 958), called the Good or the Severe, was a 10th-century Archbishop of Canterbury in England. The son of a Danish invader, Oda became Bishop of Ramsbury before 928. A number of storie...
William Ayscough
William Ayscough (or Aiscough) was a medieval Bishop of Salisbury.Ayscough was nominated on 11 February 1438 and consecrated on 20 July 1438. Ayscough was murdered on 29 June 1450 by an angry mob duri...
Wulfsige III
Wulfsige (or Wulfsige III) was a medieval Bishop of Sherborne and is considered a saint.Wulfsige was nominated about 993. He died on 8 January 1002.Wulfsige took part in the tenth century Benedictine ...
Wærstan
Wærstan (or Waerstan or Werstane) was a medieval Bishop of Sherborne.Wærstan was consecrated around 909. He died either in 918 or between around 909 and 925.
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Henry Cotton (bishop)
Henry Cotton (c.1545–1615) was an English bishop.
He was a godson to Elizabeth I of England, and one of her chaplains. He was rector of Havant in 1567.He became Bishop of Salisbury in 1598. In hi...
William Talbot (bishop)
Rt. Rev. William Talbot (1658 – 10 October 1730) was Bishop of Oxford from 1699 to 1715, Bishop of Salisbury from 1715 to 1722 and Bishop of Durham from 1722 to 1730.
The son of William Talbot of ...
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Henry Deane
Henry Deane (c. 1440 – 1503) was Archbishop of Canterbury from 1501 until his death.
In 1457, he is recorded as a Canon of Llanthony by Gloucester, his first appearance in the records. In 14...
Nicholas Shaxton
Nicholas Shaxton (1485? - 1556) was an English Reformer and Bishop of Salisbury.
He was a native of the diocese of Norwich, and studied at Cambridge, where he graduated B.A. in 1507. M.A. in 1510,...
David Stancliffe
David Staffurth Stancliffe (born 1 October 1942) is a retired Church of England bishop. He was Provost of Portsmouth Cathedral from 1982 to 1993, and the Anglican Bishop of Salisbury from 1993 to 2010...
Herman (bishop)
Herman or Hereman (Latin: Hermannus or Herimannus; d. 1078) was a medieval cleric who served as the bishop of Ramsbury and Sherborne before and after the Norman conquest of England. In 1075, ...