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
Yngworth, Richard 1537 1545 Dover
Yonge, Philip 1758 1761 translated Bristol
Yonge, Philip 1761 confirmed 1783 Norwich
Yorke, James 1774 1779 translated St. Davids
Yorke, James 1779 confirmed 1781 translated Gloucester
Yorke, James 1781 confirmed 1808 Ely
Young, Alexander 1662 1679 translated Edinburgh
Young, Alexander 1679 translated 1683 Ross
Young, Edward 1765 nominated 1772 Ferns
Young, John 1578 1605 Rochester
Young, Matthew 1799 1800 translated Clonfert
Young, Thomas 1560 1561 translated St. Davids
Young, Thomas 1561 confirmed 1568 York