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

Name Year appointed Notes on appointment End of tenure Notes on end of tenure Diocese
Kaye, John 1820 1827 translated Bristol
Kaye, John 1827 confirmed 1853 Lincoln
Keene, Edmund 1752 1771 translated Chester
Keene, Edmund 1771 confirmed 1781 Ely
Ken(n), Thomas 1685 1690 deprived Bath & Wells
Kenan, Nicholas 1588 nominated 1599 Ardfert
Kennett, White 1718 1728 Peterborough
Keppell, Frederick 1762 1777 Exeter
Kidder, Richard 1691 1703 Bath & Wells
King, Edward 1611 1639 Elphin
King, Henry 1642 1669 Chichester
King, John 1611 1621 London
King, Robert 1542 nominated 1557 Oxford
King, Walker 1809 1827 Rochester
King, William 1703 nominated 1729 Dublin
Kirwan, Florence 1539 provided 1554 Clonmacnois
Kirwan, Florence 1572 nominated 1582 translated Kilmacduagh
Kirwan, Florence 1582 nominated 1601 Clonfert
Kitchin, Anthony 1545 1566 Llandaff
Knight, William 1541 1547 Bath & Wells
Knox, Andrew 1605 provided 1618 The Isles
Knox, Andrew 1610 nominated 1633 Raphoe
Knox, Hon. Edmund 1831 1834 translated Killaloe
Knox, Hon. William 1794 1803 translated Killaloe
Knox, Thomas 1619 provided 1628 The Isles
Kyle, Samuel 1831 1848 Cork