Arthur Bulkeley

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Arthur Bulkeley (died 1553) was Bishop of Bangor from 1541[1] until his death in 1553.[2]

Bulkeley was born in Beaumaris, Anglesey. He was a graduate of Oxford University and in 1523 became Rector of St Peter-le-Bailey, Oxford.[3] Later he was the incumbent at St James Garlickhythe in the City of London. In 1541 he was appointed Bishop of Bangor [4] and consecrated 19 February 1542. He died on 14 March 1553.

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ RHS Bibliography
  2. ^ Bulkeley, Arthur (d 1570)’, Oxford Dictionary of National Biography, Powell,N.M.W (Oxford, Oxford University Press, Sept 2004) ISBN 0-19-861411-X
  3. ^ Brief history of church
  4. ^ British History On-line
Church of England titles
Preceded by
John Bird
Bishop of Bangor
1541–1552
Succeeded by
William Glyn