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
Yngworth, Richard15371545Dover
Yonge, Philip17581761translatedBristol
Yonge, Philip1761confirmed1783Norwich
Yorke, James17741779translatedSt. Davids
Yorke, James1779confirmed1781translatedGloucester
Yorke, James1781confirmed1808Ely
Young, Alexander16621679translatedEdinburgh
Young, Alexander1679translated1683Ross
Young, Edward1765nominated1772Ferns
Young, John15781605Rochester
Young, Matthew17991800translatedClonfert
Young, Thomas15601561translatedSt. Davids
Young, Thomas1561confirmed1568York