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Bishop of Bath and Wells

Around 998 Aelfstan aka Lyfing Unknown Archbishop of Canterbury -1020 was appointed Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 22 May 1264 Walter Giffard Archbishop of York 1225-1279 (39) was elected Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 04 Jan 1265 Walter Giffard Archbishop of York 1225-1279 (40) was consecrated as Bishop of Bath and Wells at Notre Dame de Paris Cathedral.

On 23 Jan 1275 Robert Burnell Bishop of Bath and Wells 1239-1292 (36) was elected Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 12 May 1400 Richard Boteville Bishop of Bath and Wells, Bishop of Worcester, Bishop of London -1421 was elected Bishop of Bath and Wells; he was never consecrated since he was instead translated to Worcester.

On 30 Oct 1465 Robert Stillington Bishop of Bath and Wells 1420-1491 (45) was appointed Bishop of Bath and Wells.

In 1492 Richard Foxe Bishop 1448-1528 (44) was elected Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 06 Nov 1495 Oliver King Bishop of Bath and Wells 1432-1503 (63) was translated Bishop of Bath and Wells.

In 1548 William Barlow Bishop St Asaph, St Davids, Chichester, Bath and Wells 1498-1568 (50) was consecrated Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 17 Oct 1616 Arthur Lake Bishop of Bath and Wells 1569-1626 (47) was elected Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 18 Sep 1626 William Laud Archbishop of Canterbury 1573-1645 (52) was appointed Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 25 May 1670 Robert Creighton Bishop 1593-1672 (77) was elected Bishop of Bath and Wells.

In 1672 Peter Mews Bishop 1619-1706 (52) was elected Bishop of Bath and Wells.

After Apr 1684 Thomas Ken Bishop 1637-1711 was appointed Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 11 Jun 1691 Richard Kidder Bishop 1633-1703 (58) was elected Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 30 Aug 1691 Richard Kidder Bishop 1633-1703 (58) was consecrated Bishop of Bath and Wells.

In 1727 John Wynne Bishop of Bath and Wells 1666-1743 (61) was appointed Bishop of Bath and Wells.

In 1845 Richard Bagot Bishop of Oxford, Bishop of Bath and Wells 1782-1854 (62) was appointed Bishop of Bath and Wells.

On 18 Nov 1869 Arthur Hervey Bishop of Bath and Wells 1808-1894 (61) was appointed Bishop of Bath and Wells.

Bishop Wells

In 909 Athelm Archishop Canterbury -926 was appointed Bishop Wells. The first Bishop of Wells.