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
Neile, Richard 1608 1610 translated Rochester
Neile, Richard 1610 confirmed 1614 translated Coventry & Lichfield
Neile, Richard 1614 confirmed 1617 translated Lincoln
Neile, Richard 1617 confirmed 1628 translated Durham
Neile, Richard 1628 confirmed 1632 translated Winchester
Neile, Richard 1632 confirmed 1640 York
Newcome, Richard 1755 1761 translated Llandaff
Newcome, Richard 1761 translated 1769 St. Asaph
Newcome, William 1779 nominated 1795 translated Waterford and Lismore
Newcome, William 1795 nominated 1800 Armagh
Newton, Thomas 1761 1782 Bristol
Nicolson, James 1607 provided 1607 Dunkeld
Nicolson, William 1661 1672 Gloucester
Nicolson, William 1702 1718 translated Carlisle
Nicolson, William 1727 nominated 1727 Cashel
North, Brownlow 1771 1774 translated Coventry & Lichfield
North, Brownlow 1774 1781 translated Worcester
North, Brownlow 1781 confirmed 1820 Winchester
Nugent, Edmund 1530 provided 1550 Kilmore