List of bishops in England and Wales

A list of all the English and Welsh bishops arranged alphabetically by surname. Unless otherwise stated, the year of appointment is the year of consecration and the end of tenure is the year of death. Bishops who were translated have separate entries for each bishopric held.

Source:

  • Fryde, E. B., Greenway, D. E., Porter, S., Roy, I. (1986), Handbook of British Chronology (RHS, Guides and Handbooks, 2, 3rd edn, London: Royal Historical Society).

A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

NameYear appointedNotes on appointmentEnd of tenureNotes on end of tenureDiocese
Jackson, Charles17611765translatedFerns
Jackson, William18121815Oxford
James, William16061617Durham
Jegon, John16031618Norwich
Jenkinson, John Banks18251840St. Davids
Jewell, John15601571Salisbury
Jocelyn, Hon. Percy18091820translatedFerns
Jocelyn, Hon. Percy1820nominated1822deprivedClogher
Johnson, James17521759translatedGloucester
Johnson, James1759confirmed1774Worcester
Johnson, Robert17591767Cloyne
Jones, Edward16831692translatedCloyne
Jones, Edward1692translated1703St. Asaph
Jones, George Lewis17751790translatedKilmore
Jones, Henry16451661translatedClogher
Jones, Henry1661nominated1682Meath
Jones, Hugh15671574Llandaff
Jones, Lewis15841605translatedMeath
Jones, Lewis1605nominated1619Dublin
Jones, Lewis16331646Killaloe
Juxon, William16331660translatedLondon
Juxon, William1633elected1633translatedHereford
Juxon, William1660confirmed1663Canterbury