Henry White (academic)

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Henry White LLD (died 1538) was an English priest, academic, and lawyer.

White was a priest and Fellow of New College, Oxford.[1] He was Vice-Chancellor of Oxford University during 1531–1532.[2]

Henry White was the brother of Sir John White of Aldershot (died 1573), Member of Parliament and Lord Mayor of London.[3] His daughter Elizabeth White was the second wife of Sir John Godsalve (c.1505–1556), also a Member of Parliament.[4]


  1. ^ "Will of Henry White, priest of Oxford University, died 1538". Heathland History Forum. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 
  2. ^ "Previous Vice-Chancellors". University of Oxford, UK. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 
  3. ^ "Sir John White of Aldershot, MP". Heathland History Forum. Retrieved 18 July 2012. 
  4. ^ Emerson, Kathy Lynn (2008–11). "A Who's Who of Tudor Women: Wi–Z". Kate Emerson Historicals.com. Retrieved 19 July 2012.  Check date values in: |date= (help)
Academic offices
Preceded by
John Cottisford
Vice-Chancellor of the University of Oxford
Succeeded by
John Cottisford