John Chandler (bishop)

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John Chandler
Bishop of Salisbury
Church Catholic
See Diocese of Salisbury
In office 1417–1426
Predecessor Robert Hallam
Successor Robert Neville
Personal details
Died 16 July 1426

John Chandler (or Chaundler) was a medieval Bishop of Salisbury.

Chandler was first elected as bishop on 16 June 1407, but the election was quashed on 22 June 1407. He was elected again on 15 November 1417 and consecrated on 12 December 1417. He died on 16 July 1426.[1]

Citations[edit]

  1. ^ Fryde, et al. Handbook of British Chronology p. 271

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. 
Catholic Church titles
Preceded by
Robert Hallam
Bishop of Salisbury
1417–1426
Succeeded by
Robert Neville