John Chadworth

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John Chadworth
Bishop of Lincoln
Church Catholic
See Diocese of Lincoln
In office 1451–1471
Predecessor Marmaduke Lumley
Successor Thomas Rotherham
Personal details
Died 23 November 1471

John Chadworth (or Chedworth; died 1471) was Provost of King's College, Cambridge from 1447 until his election as Bishop of Lincoln. He was elected bishop about 11 February 1451 and consecrated on 18 June 1452. He died on 23 November 1471.[1]

Notes[edit]

  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 256

References[edit]

  • Fryde, E. B.; Greenway, D. E.; Porter, S.; Roy, I. (1996). Handbook of British Chronology (Third revised ed.). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. ISBN 0-521-56350-X. 
Academic offices
Preceded by
William Millington
Provost of King's College, Cambridge
1447–1451
Succeeded by
Robert Wodelark
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Marmaduke Lumley
Bishop of Lincoln
1451–1471
Succeeded by
Thomas Rotherham